Darlene Miller

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Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The role of microbial flora on the ocular surface
    Darlene Miller
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 9:466-70. 2009
  2. pmc Review of moxifloxacin hydrochloride ophthalmic solution in the treatment of bacterial eye infections
    Darlene Miller
    Abrams Ocular Microbiology, Laboratory, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Anne Bates Leach Eye Hospital, Miller School of Medicine University of Miami, FL, USA
    Clin Ophthalmol 2:77-91. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Comparative in vitro susceptibility of besifloxacin and seven comparators against ciprofloxacin- and methicillin-susceptible/nonsusceptible staphylococci
    Darlene Miller
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 29:339-44. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Pharmacological treatment for infectious corneal ulcers
    Darlene Miller
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Anne Bates Leach Eye Hospital, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 14:543-60. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Ocular infections caused by non-tuberculous mycobacteria: update on epidemiology and management
    Dalia O Girgis
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 900 N W 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 40:467-75. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint In vitro fluoroquinolone resistance in staphylococcal endophthalmitis isolates
    Darlene Miller
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Fla 33136, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:479-83. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute-onset endophthalmitis after clear corneal cataract surgery (1996-2005). Clinical features, causative organisms, and visual acuity outcomes
    Geeta A Lalwani
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:473-6. 2008
  8. pmc Delayed- versus acute-onset endophthalmitis after cataract surgery
    Anita R Shirodkar
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Florida, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 153:391-398.e2. 2012
  9. pmc Streptococcus endophthalmitis outbreak after intravitreal injection of bevacizumab: one-year outcomes and investigative results
    Roger A Goldberg
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Ophthalmology 120:1448-53. 2013
  10. pmc Endophthalmitis caused by streptococcal species: clinical settings, microbiology, management, and outcomes
    Ajay E Kuriyan
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida Electronic address
    Am J Ophthalmol 157:774-780.e1. 2014

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  1. doi request reprint The role of microbial flora on the ocular surface
    Darlene Miller
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 9:466-70. 2009
    ..Data in this area are scarce or non-existent. The purpose of this review is to provide a snapshot of new and emerging developments in this area over the last 12 months...
  2. pmc Review of moxifloxacin hydrochloride ophthalmic solution in the treatment of bacterial eye infections
    Darlene Miller
    Abrams Ocular Microbiology, Laboratory, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Anne Bates Leach Eye Hospital, Miller School of Medicine University of Miami, FL, USA
    Clin Ophthalmol 2:77-91. 2008
    ..It provides increased penetration into ocular tissues and fluids with improved activity against Streptococci and Staphylococci species and moderate to excellent activity against clinically relevant, gram-negative ocular pathogens...
  3. doi request reprint Comparative in vitro susceptibility of besifloxacin and seven comparators against ciprofloxacin- and methicillin-susceptible/nonsusceptible staphylococci
    Darlene Miller
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 29:339-44. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Pharmacological treatment for infectious corneal ulcers
    Darlene Miller
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Anne Bates Leach Eye Hospital, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 14:543-60. 2013
    ..Management strategies for bacterial corneal ulcers have changed significantly over the last decades, however with a more limited progress in the treatment and management of nonbacterial, infectious ulcers...
  5. doi request reprint Ocular infections caused by non-tuberculous mycobacteria: update on epidemiology and management
    Dalia O Girgis
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 900 N W 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 40:467-75. 2012
    ..To provide an update on the frequency, distribution, risk factors and in vitro susceptibility of ocular infections caused by non-tuberculous mycobacteria...
  6. ncbi request reprint In vitro fluoroquinolone resistance in staphylococcal endophthalmitis isolates
    Darlene Miller
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Fla 33136, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:479-83. 2006
    ..To evaluate the in vitro susceptibility and cross-resistance of gatifloxacin and moxifloxacin vs older fluoroquinolones among coagulase-negative staphylococci recovered from patients with clinical endophthalmitis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute-onset endophthalmitis after clear corneal cataract surgery (1996-2005). Clinical features, causative organisms, and visual acuity outcomes
    Geeta A Lalwani
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:473-6. 2008
    ..To report the clinical features, causative organisms, and visual acuity outcomes associated with endophthalmitis after clear corneal cataract surgery and to compare outcomes with those of the Endophthalmitis Vitrectomy Study (EVS)...
  8. pmc Delayed- versus acute-onset endophthalmitis after cataract surgery
    Anita R Shirodkar
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Florida, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 153:391-398.e2. 2012
    ..To report a large consecutive case series of patients who developed delayed-onset and acute-onset endophthalmitis after cataract surgery...
  9. pmc Streptococcus endophthalmitis outbreak after intravitreal injection of bevacizumab: one-year outcomes and investigative results
    Roger A Goldberg
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Ophthalmology 120:1448-53. 2013
    ....
  10. pmc Endophthalmitis caused by streptococcal species: clinical settings, microbiology, management, and outcomes
    Ajay E Kuriyan
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida Electronic address
    Am J Ophthalmol 157:774-780.e1. 2014
    ..To report the clinical settings, antibiotic susceptibilities, and outcomes of endophthalmitis caused by Streptococcus species...
  11. ncbi request reprint Endophthalmitis caused by staphylococcus epidermidis: in vitro antibiotic susceptibilities and clinical outcomes
    Daniel M Miller
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 38:446-51. 2007
    ..To investigate the antibiotic sensitivities and clinical outcomes of eyes with endophthalmitis caused by methicillin-sensitive versus methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis (MSSE/MRSE)...
  12. doi request reprint Endophthalmitis caused by Bacillus species
    John J Miller
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 145:883-8. 2008
    ..To investigate clinical settings, management, and visual outcomes of endophthalmitis caused by Bacillus species and to review in vitro effectiveness of antibiotics commonly used against Bacillus species...
  13. ncbi request reprint Clinical response of contact lens-associated fungal keratitis to topical fluoroquinolone therapy
    Wuqaas M Munir
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Cornea 26:621-4. 2007
    ..To report 5 cases of fungal keratitis associated with contact lens wear that resolved or significantly improved without antifungal therapy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinical features, management strategies, and visual acuity outcomes of Candida endophthalmitis following cataract surgery
    Ninel Z Gregori
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 38:378-85. 2007
    ..To report the clinical features, management, and visual outcome in patients with Candida endophthalmitis following cataract surgery...
  15. doi request reprint Exogenous fungal endophthalmitis: microbiology and clinical outcomes
    Charles C Wykoff
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:1501-7, 1507.e1-2. 2008
    ..To report the fungal isolates, treatment strategies, and clinical outcomes for a large series of patients with exogenous fungal endophthalmitis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Endophthalmitis caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae
    John J Miller
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:231-6. 2004
    ..To investigate clinical settings, management strategies, antibiotic sensitivities, and visual acuity outcomes of endophthalmitis caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae...
  17. ncbi request reprint Voriconazole and fungal keratitis: a report of two treatment failures
    Joann A Giaconi
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 22:437-9. 2006
    ..These cases are noteworthy in that topical voriconazole was unable to eradicate the corneal infection in both cases, despite relatively low MIC90 tested for each species of 8 and 1 microg/mL, respectively...
  18. ncbi request reprint Ciprofloxacin and levofloxacin resistance among methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus isolates from keratitis and conjunctivitis
    Fabiana B Marangon
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 137:453-8. 2004
    ..In this study we investigate the emergence of fluoroquinolone (ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin) resistance among methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus isolates from keratitis and conjunctivitis...
  19. pmc Fusarium keratitis: genotyping, in vitro susceptibility and clinical outcomes
    Rafael A Oechsler
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Cornea 32:667-73. 2013
    ..To determine differences in the clinical characteristics and antifungal susceptibility patterns among molecularly characterized ocular Fusarium sp isolates...
  20. pmc Infectious keratitis progressing to endophthalmitis: a 15-year study of microbiology, associated factors, and clinical outcomes
    Christopher R Henry
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ophthalmology 119:2443-9. 2012
    ..To describe the incidence, microbiology, associated factors, and clinical outcomes of patients with infectious keratitis progressing to endophthalmitis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Delayed-onset, bleb-associated endophthalmitis caused by Lecythophora mutabilis
    Ingrid U Scott
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 137:583-5. 2004
    ..To report delayed-onset, bleb-associated endophthalmitis caused by Lecythophora mutabilis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Insurgence of Fusarium keratitis associated with contact lens wear
    Eduardo C Alfonso
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:941-7. 2006
    ..To describe the clinical presentation and course of patients who developed keratitis due to Fusarium while wearing nontherapeutic soft contact lenses...
  23. ncbi request reprint Delayed-onset endophthalmitis following cataract surgery caused by Acremonium strictum
    Ingrid U Scott
    Department of Ophthalmology, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033 0850, USA
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 36:506-7. 2005
    ..Endophthalmitis caused by A. strictum may share clinical features typical of endophthalmitis due to Propionibacterium acnes (such as delayed onset of the infection and white plaque-like material in the capsular bag)...
  24. ncbi request reprint In vitro efficacy and pharmacodynamic indices for antibiotics against coagulase-negative staphylococcus endophthalmitis isolates
    Tom Harper
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Ophthalmology 114:871-5. 2007
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Fusarium endophthalmitis following keratitis associated with contact lenses
    Krista D Rosenberg
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida, USA
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 37:310-3. 2006
    ..Two cases of Fusarium endophthalmitis resulting from this series of fungal keratitis associated with soft contact lens wear are described...
  26. ncbi request reprint Endophthalmitis caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    Charles W G Eifrig
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Ophthalmology 110:1714-7. 2003
    ..To investigate the clinical settings and treatment outcomes for endophthalmitis caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa...
  27. ncbi request reprint Acute-onset endophthalmitis after cataract surgery (2000-2004): incidence, clinical settings, and visual acuity outcomes after treatment
    John J Miller
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 139:983-7. 2005
    ..To report the incidence, clinical settings, and visual acuity outcomes of acute-onset endophthalmitis after cataract surgery...
  28. ncbi request reprint Case report: Fungal endophthalmitis caused by Phialophora richardsiae
    Douglas F Lieb
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, Florida 33301, USA
    Retina 23:406-7. 2003
  29. pmc An outbreak of streptococcus endophthalmitis after intravitreal injection of bevacizumab
    Roger A Goldberg
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 153:204-208.e1. 2012
    ..To report a series of patients with Streptococcus endophthalmitis after injection with intravitreal bevacizumab prepared by the same compounding pharmacy...
  30. ncbi request reprint Open globe injuries with positive intraocular cultures: factors influencing final visual acuity outcomes
    Douglas F Lieb
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Ophthalmology 110:1560-6. 2003
    ..To investigate the clinical features influencing final visual acuity outcomes of eyes with positive intraocular cultures after open globe injuries...
  31. doi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus endophthalmitis: antibiotic susceptibilities, methicillin resistance, and clinical outcomes
    James C Major
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 149:278-283.e1. 2010
    ..To investigate the antibiotic susceptibility and clinical outcomes of endophthalmitis caused by methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA) versus methicillin-resistant (MRSA) S. aureus...
  32. doi request reprint Nosocomial acute-onset postoperative endophthalmitis at a university teaching hospital (2002-2009)
    Charles C Wykoff
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, Florida
    Am J Ophthalmol 150:392-398.e2. 2010
    ..To evaluate acute-onset postoperative endophthalmitis occurring at an academic medical center and to compare rates over the last 25 years at a single institution...
  33. doi request reprint Antimicrobial resistance profiles of ocular and nasal flora in patients undergoing intravitreal injections
    Chrisfouad R Alabiad
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Florida, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 152:999-1004.e2. 2011
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Culture-proven endogenous endophthalmitis: clinical features and visual acuity outcomes
    Vivian Schiedler
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 137:725-31. 2004
    ..To investigate clinical features and visual acuity outcomes associated with endogenous endophthalmitis...
  35. ncbi request reprint Subconjunctival antibiotics in the treatment of endophthalmitis managed without vitrectomy
    William E Smiddy
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Retina 25:751-8. 2005
    ..To determine if the treatment outcomes for endophthalmitis are influenced by subconjunctival antibiotics...
  36. ncbi request reprint Fungal keratitis associated with non-therapeutic soft contact lenses
    Eduardo C Alfonso
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 142:154-5. 2006
    ..To report an increase in culture-positive contact lens-associated fungal keratitis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Endophthalmitis caused by enterococcus faecalis: antibiotic selection and treatment outcomes
    Ingrid U Scott
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Ophthalmology 110:1573-7. 2003
    ..To investigate clinical settings, treatment strategies, and visual acuity outcomes of endophthalmitis caused by Enterococcus faecalis and to determine antibiotic sensitivity and resistance patterns...
  38. ncbi request reprint Impact of prior therapy on the recovery and frequency of corneal pathogens
    Fabiana Bogossian Marangon
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Cornea 23:158-64. 2004
    ..To document the impact of prior antibiotic therapy on the recovery of corneal pathogens...
  39. ncbi request reprint Drug-resistant severe Acanthamoeba keratitis caused by rare T5 Acanthamoeba genotype
    Alfonso Iovieno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 36:183-4. 2010
    ..To describe a case of severe and drug-resistant Acanthamoeba keratitis in a contact lens wearer caused by atypical T5 Acanthamoeba genotype (Acanthamoeba lenticulata)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Endophthalmitis caused by Haemophilus influenzae
    Daniel M Yoder
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ophthalmology 111:2023-6. 2004
    ..To investigate the clinical settings, management strategies, antibiotic sensitivities, and visual acuity outcomes for eyes with endophthalmitis caused by Haemophilus influenzae...
  41. ncbi request reprint In vitro investigation of voriconazole susceptibility for keratitis and endophthalmitis fungal pathogens
    Fabiana Bogossion Marangon
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 137:820-5. 2004
    ..To update the spectrum of ocular fungal isolates and investigate the in vitro efficacy of voriconazole and other antifungals...
  42. pmc Emerging 8-methoxyfluoroquinolone resistance among methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus epidermidis isolates recovered from patients with endophthalmitis
    Paulo J M Bispo
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:2959-63. 2013
    ..Prior exposure to the 8-methoxyfluoroquinolones may contribute to the selection of MSSE strains containing multiple mutations in the QRDRs of gyrA and parC that results in low- and high-level resistance to these agents. ..
  43. doi request reprint Comparative in vitro antifungal susceptibility activity of amphotericin B versus amphotericin B methyl ester against Candida albicans ocular isolates
    Onsiri Thanathanee
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33418, USA
    J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 28:589-92. 2012
    ..To compare in vitro susceptibility of amphotericin B (AMB) and amphotericin B methyl ester (AME) (a more soluble and less toxic formulation of AMB) against Candida albicans isolates recovered from human cases of endophthalmitis...
  44. ncbi request reprint Incidence of microbial infection after amniotic membrane transplantation
    Fabiana Bogossian Marangon
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Cornea 23:264-9. 2004
    ..To report the incidence and characteristics of microbial infection following amniotic membrane transplantation (AMT)...
  45. doi request reprint Endophthalmitis outbreaks following cataract surgery: causative organisms, etiologies, and visual acuity outcomes
    Avinash Pathengay
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 38:1278-82. 2012
    ..Outbreaks of endophthalmitis following cataract surgery are often caused by gram-negative organisms and can be associated with poor visual outcomes. In this review, the most common source was irrigation solutions used perioperatively...
  46. ncbi request reprint Endophthalmitis isolates and antibiotic sensitivities: a 6-year review of culture-proven cases
    Matthew S Benz
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 137:38-42. 2004
    ..To investigate the spectrum of organisms causing culture-proven endophthalmitis and their sensitivities to commonly used antimicrobial agents...
  47. doi request reprint Subconjunctival mycetoma after sub-Tenon's corticosteroid injection
    Anat Galor
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Cornea 28:933-5. 2009
    ..To describe a case of a subconjunctival mycetoma that developed after a patient received a sub-Tenon's injection of triamcinolone acetonide...
  48. ncbi request reprint Endophthalmitis caused by Mycobacterium chelonae: selection of antibiotics and outcomes of treatment
    Ingrid U Scott
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, Fla 33101, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 121:573-6. 2003
  49. ncbi request reprint Endophthalmitis caused by Klebsiella species
    Ingrid U Scott
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:662-3. 2004
    ..To investigate clinical settings, antibiotic sensitivities, and visual outcomes associated with endophthalmitis caused by Klebsiella species...
  50. ncbi request reprint Update on bacterial conjunctivitis in South Florida
    Kara Cavuoto
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Leonard M Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:51-6. 2008
    ..To report demographics, organism occurrence, and in vitro resistance trends for patients presenting with bacterial conjunctivitis at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida from 1994 to 2003...
  51. doi request reprint Endophthalmitis caused by proteus species: antibiotic sensitivities and visual acuity outcomes
    Theodore Leng
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Retina 29:1019-24. 2009
    ....
  52. doi request reprint Endogenous fungal endophthalmitis: causative organisms, management strategies, and visual acuity outcomes
    Ahila Lingappan
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 153:162-6.e1. 2012
    ..To report the causative organisms, management strategies, and visual outcomes in endogenous fungal endophthalmitis...
  53. ncbi request reprint Bilateral Candida parapsilosis interface keratitis after laser in situ keratomileusis
    Marcus S Muallem
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 29:2022-5. 2003
    ..Risk factors may include postoperative surgical intervention and extended use of topical steroids...
  54. ncbi request reprint Comparative in vitro activity of levofloxacin, ofloxacin, and ciprofloxacin against ocular streptococcal isolates
    Darlene Miller
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Cornea 23:289-93. 2004
    ..To determine the in vitro efficacy of levofloxacin, ofloxacin, and ciprofloxacin against Streptococcus pneumoniae and Streptococcus viridans isolates recovered from clinical cases of keratitis and endophthalmitis...
  55. pmc Detection of bacterial endosymbionts in clinical acanthamoeba isolates
    Alfonso Iovieno
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ophthalmology 117:445-52, 452.e1-3. 2010
    ..To determine the presence of 4 clinically relevant bacterial endosymbionts in Acanthamoeba isolates obtained from patients with Acanthamoeba keratitis (AK) and the possible contribution of endosymbionts to the pathogenesis of AK...
  56. doi request reprint A 10-year study of membrane filter system versus blood culture bottles in culturing vitrectomy cassette vitreous in infectious endophthalmitis
    Aleksandra V Rachitskaya
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 156:349-354.e2. 2013
    ..To compare the microbiological outcomes of membrane filter system and blood culture bottle techniques in culturing diluted vitrectomy cassette vitreous...
  57. doi request reprint Endophthalmitis isolates and antibiotic susceptibilities: a 10-year review of culture-proven cases
    Andrew M Schimel
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 156:50-52.e1. 2013
    ..To investigate the spectrum of organisms causing culture-proven endophthalmitis and their susceptibilities to commonly used antimicrobial agents over 10 years...
  58. doi request reprint Epidemiology and visual outcomes in patients with infectious scleritis
    Kelly L Hodson
    Ophthalmology Department, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Cornea 32:466-72. 2013
    ..To describe the epidemiology of patients with infectious scleritis and identify factors associated with poor visual prognosis...
  59. doi request reprint Delayed-onset bleb-associated endophthalmitis (1996-2008): causative organisms and visual acuity outcomes
    Theodore Leng
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94025, USA
    Retina 31:344-52. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to report the clinical features, organisms, and outcomes of patients with delayed-onset bleb-associated endophthalmitis...
  60. doi request reprint Impact of contact lens group on antifungal efficacy of multipurpose disinfecting contact lens solutions
    Takeshi Ide
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ocular Microbiology Laboratory, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 34:151-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate and compare the in vitro effectiveness of multipurpose contact lens solutions (MPDS) to inhibit fungal colonization of Food and Drug Administration (FDA) contact lens groups...
  61. doi request reprint The diagnostic utility of anterior chamber paracentesis with polymerase chain reaction in anterior uveitis
    Zane Anwar
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 155:781-6. 2013
    ..To determine the value of anterior chamber paracentesis with polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in patients with anterior uveitis...
  62. ncbi request reprint Endophthalmitis caused by Moraxella osloensis
    Audina M Berrocal
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, PO Box 016880, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 240:329-30. 2002
    ..To report the clinical presentation, antibiotic sensitivities, and treatment outcomes of endophthalmitis caused by Moraxella osloensis...
  63. ncbi request reprint In-use study of potential bacterial contamination of ophthalmic moxifloxacin
    Ben L Mason
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33141, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 31:1773-6. 2005
    ..To determine the contamination rate of topical moxifloxacin 0.5% (Vigamox) after clinical use for preoperative and postoperative prophylaxis for cataract surgery...
  64. pmc Intravitreal dexamethasone in the management of delayed-onset bleb-associated endophthalmitis
    David J Jacobs
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Int J Inflam 2012:503912. 2012
    ..74 and 1.33, respectively (P = 0.14). Conclusion. In the current study of BAE, IVD was associated with improved short-term VA outcomes without an increased rate of persistent infection...
  65. pmc Delayed-onset bleb-associated endophthalmitis: presentation and outcome by culture result
    David J Jacobs
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, FL, USA
    Clin Ophthalmol 5:739-44. 2011
    ..To determine how culture results are associated with clinical presentations and outcomes in delayed-onset bleb-associated endophthalmitis (BAE)...
  66. doi request reprint In vitro efficacy of a povidone-iodine 0.4% and dexamethasone 0.1% suspension against ocular pathogens
    Jesse S Pelletier
    Ocean Ophthalmology Group, North Miami Beach, Miami, Florida, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 37:763-6. 2011
    ..To assess the efficacy of a povidone-iodine 0.4%-dexamethasone 0.1% suspension against bacterial, fungal, and Acanthamoeba clinical isolates...
  67. doi request reprint Polymerase chain reaction analysis of aqueous and vitreous specimens in the diagnosis of posterior segment infectious uveitis
    Thomas W Harper
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 147:140-147.e2. 2009
    ..To assess polymerase chain reaction (PCR) analysis of intraocular fluid as a test for infectious uveitis of the posterior segment in a representative patient population...
  68. doi request reprint Ocular flora and their antibiotic resistance patterns in the midwest: a prospective study of patients undergoing cataract surgery
    Hugo Y Hsu
    Department of Ophthalmology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 155:36-44.e2. 2013
    ..To determine the spectrum of conjunctival flora and the antibiotic susceptibility profiles of patients undergoing cataract surgery at a Midwestern university...
  69. doi request reprint Utility of molecular sequence analysis of the ITS rRNA region for identification of Fusarium spp. from ocular sources
    Rafael A Oechsler
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, 1638 NW 10th Avenue, Room 403, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:2230-6. 2009
    ..It was the purpose of this study to examine the usefulness of the nuclear ribosomal RNA (rRNA) internal transcribed spacer regions (ITS1 and -2) to detect and differentiate Fusarium spp. responsible for ocular infections...
  70. pmc Stenotrophomonas maltophilia endophthalmitis following cataract surgery: clinical and microbiological results
    Jonathan S Chang
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Clin Ophthalmol 7:771-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate antimicrobial sensitivities, clinical characteristics, and treatment outcomes in patients with endophthalmitis caused by S. maltophilia following cataract extraction...
  71. pmc Management of endophthalmitis while preserving the uninvolved crystalline lens
    Justin Townsend
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Clin Ophthalmol 6:453-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of this work is to report on the management of endophthalmitis in phakic eyes in which the crystalline lens was preserved...
  72. pmc The comparison of clinical outcomes of endophthalmitis from fluoroquinolone-resistant and susceptible bacteria
    Anita R Shirodkar
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Clin Ophthalmol 4:211-4. 2010
    ..To identify patients who developed acute-onset endophthalmitis after clear corneal cataract surgery, and to compare treatment outcomes between cases caused by fluoroquinolone susceptible organisms versus fluoroquinolone resistant organisms...
  73. ncbi request reprint Colletotrichum keratitis
    Viviana Fernandez
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 134:435-8. 2002
    ..To evaluate Colletotrichum keratitis and to report the risk factors and clinical course...
  74. ncbi request reprint Maintenance of sterility in 1-mL polypropylene syringes
    Serafin Gonzalez
    Department of Pharmacy, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 64:1962-4. 2007
    ..The sterility of syringes filled with a growth-promoting broth when stored under various temperature conditions was studied...
  75. ncbi request reprint Advanced fusarium keratitis progressing to endophthalmitis
    Dilek Dursun
    Department of Opthalmology, Baskent University, School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Cornea 22:300-3. 2003
    ..To review the clinical course, treatment, and visual outcomes of keratitis with endophthalmitis caused by the filamentary fungus Fusarium...
  76. ncbi request reprint Lontophoresis for the treatment of paecilomyces keratitis
    Sonia H Yoo
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL USA
    Cornea 21:131-2. 2002
  77. ncbi request reprint In vitro antifungal activity of the fourth generation fluoroquinolones against Candida isolates from human ocular infections
    Sengul C Ozdek
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 14:347-51. 2006
    ..To evaluate and compare the in vitro antifungal activity of moxifloxacin and gatifloxacin against Candida species isolated from ocular infections...
  78. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic Aspergillus terreus endophthalmitis masquerading as dispersed lens fragments
    Nader Moinfar
    Magruder Eye Institute, Orlando, Florida, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 33:739-40. 2007
    ..Fungal endophthalmitis should be considered in cases of delayed-onset inflammation after trauma and may be due to organisms resistant to amphotericin...
  79. ncbi request reprint Laboratory results in ocular viral diseases: implications in clinical-laboratory correlation
    Fabiana Bogossian Marangon
    Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Arq Bras Oftalmol 70:189-94. 2007
    ..To document etiology and predictive value of clinical diagnosis in laboratory confirmed viral diseases...