Jason J Nichols

Summary

Affiliation: University of Houston
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Citation analysis of the dry eye literature
    Jason J Nichols
    The University of Houston, College of Optometry, Houston, Texas 77204, USA
    Ocul Surf 11:35-46. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Deposition on silicone hydrogel lenses
    Jason J Nichols
    The Ocular Surface Institute, College of Optometry, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204 2020, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 39:20-23. 2013
  3. pmc The use of fluorescent quenching in studying the contribution of evaporation to tear thinning
    Jason J Nichols
    College of Optometry, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 53:5426-32. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of topical azithromycin ophthalmic solution 1.0% in the treatment of contact lens-related dry eye
    Jason J Nichols
    College of Optometry, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204 2020, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 38:73-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Development of the 4-3-2-1 meibum expressibility scale
    Jillian F Meadows
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 38:86-92. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint High resolution microscopy of the lipid layer of the tear film
    P Ewen King-Smith
    College of Optometry, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Ocul Surf 9:197-211. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Contributions of evaporation and other mechanisms to tear film thinning and break-up
    P Ewen King-Smith
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, 338 W 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 85:623-30. 2008
  8. pmc Tear film, contact lens, and patient factors associated with corneal staining
    Jason J Nichols
    Ohio State University, College of Optometry, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:1127-37. 2011
  9. pmc Treatment, material, care, and patient-related factors in contact lens-related dry eye
    Padmapriya Ramamoorthy
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, 320 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 85:764-72. 2008
  10. pmc Application of a novel interferometric method to investigate the relation between lipid layer thickness and tear film thinning
    P Ewen King-Smith
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:2418-23. 2010

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Publications40

  1. doi request reprint Citation analysis of the dry eye literature
    Jason J Nichols
    The University of Houston, College of Optometry, Houston, Texas 77204, USA
    Ocul Surf 11:35-46. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the literature associated with the dry eye field...
  2. doi request reprint Deposition on silicone hydrogel lenses
    Jason J Nichols
    The Ocular Surface Institute, College of Optometry, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204 2020, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 39:20-23. 2013
    ..The objective of this article is to review contemporary methods and findings relating to deposition on silicone hydrogel materials...
  3. pmc The use of fluorescent quenching in studying the contribution of evaporation to tear thinning
    Jason J Nichols
    College of Optometry, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 53:5426-32. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of topical azithromycin ophthalmic solution 1.0% in the treatment of contact lens-related dry eye
    Jason J Nichols
    College of Optometry, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204 2020, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 38:73-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this pilot study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of azithromycin ophthalmic solution 1% in patients with contact lens-related dry eye (CLDE)...
  5. doi request reprint Development of the 4-3-2-1 meibum expressibility scale
    Jillian F Meadows
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 38:86-92. 2012
    ..A new scale to assess meibum expressibility is described...
  6. ncbi request reprint High resolution microscopy of the lipid layer of the tear film
    P Ewen King-Smith
    College of Optometry, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Ocul Surf 9:197-211. 2011
    ..It is expected that high resolution microscopy of the lipid layer will provide information about the mechanisms of dry eye disorders. Illustrative results are presented, derived from over 10,000 images from 375 subjects...
  7. doi request reprint Contributions of evaporation and other mechanisms to tear film thinning and break-up
    P Ewen King-Smith
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, 338 W 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 85:623-30. 2008
    ..Thus evaporation may be fast enough to explain many cases of tear film break-up, and to give rise to considerable increases in the local osmolarity of the tear film between blinks...
  8. pmc Tear film, contact lens, and patient factors associated with corneal staining
    Jason J Nichols
    Ohio State University, College of Optometry, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:1127-37. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine ocular surface and tear film, contact lens, care solution, medical, and patient-related factors that are associated with corneal staining in contact lens wearers...
  9. pmc Treatment, material, care, and patient-related factors in contact lens-related dry eye
    Padmapriya Ramamoorthy
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, 320 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 85:764-72. 2008
    ..To examine the effect of general contact lens and material characteristics, care solutions, treatment, and patient-related factors on contact lens-related dry eye...
  10. pmc Application of a novel interferometric method to investigate the relation between lipid layer thickness and tear film thinning
    P Ewen King-Smith
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:2418-23. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the relation between tear film thinning and lipid layer thickness before and after instillation of an emulsion eye drop...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity of the National Eye Institute Refractive Error Quality of Life instrument to refractive surgery outcomes
    Jason J Nichols
    College of Optometry, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43218 2342, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 31:2313-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate scores from the National Eye Institute Refractive Error Quality of Life instrument (NEI-RQL) relative to refractive surgery outcomes in myopic patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint The lack of association between signs and symptoms in patients with dry eye disease
    Kelly K Nichols
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43218 2342, USA
    Cornea 23:762-70. 2004
    ..The purpose of this report was to examine the relation between clinical tests and dry eye symptoms in patients with dry eye disease...
  13. pmc Examination of human meibum collection and extraction techniques
    Kristina M Haworth
    The Ohio State University, College of Optometry, Columbus, OH, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 88:525-33. 2011
    ..To compare various meibum collection methods and extraction techniques...
  14. pmc Evidence for the major contribution of evaporation to tear film thinning between blinks
    Samuel H Kimball
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1280, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:6294-7. 2010
    ..To determine the contribution of evaporation to the thinning of the precorneal tear film between blinks...
  15. doi request reprint The contribution of lipid layer movement to tear film thinning and breakup
    P Ewen King-Smith
    College of Optometry, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:2747-56. 2009
    ..To investigate whether the tear film thinning between blinks is caused by evaporation or by tangential flow of the tear film along the surface of the cornea. Tangential flow was studied by measuring the movement of the lipid layer...
  16. doi request reprint The impact of punctal occlusion on soft contact lens wearing comfort and the tear film
    Julia R Geldis
    Ohio State University, College of Optometry, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Eye Contact Lens 34:261-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this report is to describe the impact of punctal occlusion in symptomatic dry eye contact lens wearers and the relation between subjective and objective outcomes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Thinning rate of the precorneal and prelens tear films
    Jason J Nichols
    College of Optometry, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43218 2342, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 46:2353-61. 2005
    ..To apply interferometry as an in vivo measure of tear film thinning between blinks...
  18. doi request reprint Hydrogel contact lens binding induced by contact lens rewetting drops
    Jason J Nichols
    The Ohio State University, College of Optometry, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 85:236-40. 2008
    ..To investigate alterations in prelens tear film (PLTF), contact lens (CL), and postlens tear film (PoLTF) thicknesses and contact lens movement associated with boric acid-containing rewetting drops...
  19. ncbi request reprint Deposition rates and lens care influence on galyfilcon A silicone hydrogel lenses
    Jason J Nichols
    The Ohio State University, College of Optometry, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 83:751-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate the frequency of deposition and impact of various multipurpose care regimens on a silicone hydrogel contact lens material (galyfilcon A; Acuvue Advance, Vistakon, Inc.)...
  20. doi request reprint Proteins identified from care solution extractions of silicone hydrogels
    Andrew J Emch
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 86:E123-31. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the quantity and identify the proteins extracted from two different types of silicone hydrogel contact lenses by several multipurpose care solutions after 1 day of wear...
  21. doi request reprint Mucins in contact lens wear and dry eye conditions
    Padmapriya Ramamoorthy
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, 338 W 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 85:631-42. 2008
    ..In view of the mucin involvement in dry eye conditions, stimulation of mucus secretion pathways may hold promise in the pharmaceutical treatment of dry eye...
  22. ncbi request reprint The relation between tear film tests in patients with dry eye disease
    Kelly K Nichols
    The Ohio State University, College of Optometry, 320 West 10th Avenue PO Box 182342, Columbus, OH 43218 2342, USA
    Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 23:553-60. 2003
    ..The purpose of this report was to investigate the relation between dry eye diagnostic tests...
  23. pmc Inter-examiner reliability in meibomian gland dysfunction assessment
    Daniel R Powell
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 53:3120-5. 2012
    ..We evaluated inter-examiner reliability in grading of clinical variables associated with meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD) in real-time examination versus a graded digital image...
  24. pmc Tear proteomics in keratoconus
    Catherine Pannebaker
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Mol Vis 16:1949-57. 2010
    ..The purpose of this work was to identify potential tear-film based proteins expressed in keratoconus...
  25. ncbi request reprint Interferometric imaging of the full thickness of the precorneal tear film
    P Ewen King-Smith
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, 338 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, 43210, USA
    J Opt Soc Am A Opt Image Sci Vis 23:2097-104. 2006
    ..This method has the potential for evaluating the role of both tear film flow and evaporation in tear film thinning and breakup. It therefore may be applied to the analysis of dry eye disease...
  26. doi request reprint Prevention of UV-induced damage to the anterior segment using class I UV-absorbing hydrogel contact lenses
    Heather L Chandler
    Ohio State University, College of Optometry, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:172-8. 2010
    ..To determine whether class I ultraviolet (UV) light-blocking contact lenses prevent UV-induced pathologic changes in a rabbit model...
  27. ncbi request reprint The impact of contact lens care solutions on the thickness of the tear film and contact lens
    Jason J Nichols
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43218 2342, USA
    Cornea 24:825-32. 2005
    ..To determine the impact of compositional differences in contact lens care solutions on the thickness of the tear film during contact lens wear...
  28. pmc Tear film breakup and structure studied by simultaneous video recording of fluorescence and tear film lipid layer images
    P Ewen King-Smith
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:4900-9. 2013
    ..Because evaporation is controlled by the tear film lipid layer (TFLL) it should therefore be expected that patterns of breakup should match patterns in the TFLL, and this hypothesis is tested in this study...
  29. doi request reprint The influence of gender and hormone status on the severity and progression of keratoconus
    Barbara A Fink
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210 1240, USA
    Cornea 29:65-72. 2010
    ..To assess the effects of gender and hormone status on the severity and progression of keratoconus in patients enrolled in the Collaborative Longitudinal Evaluation of Keratoconus Study...
  30. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of corneal ectasia after LASIK for myopia
    Michael D Twa
    College of Optometry, Ohio State University, Columbus, 43210 1240, USA
    Cornea 23:447-57. 2004
    ..We conducted a retrospective analysis of published case reports to describe common characteristics of this postoperative event and compared them with findings from a group of successful LASIK patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint The impact of hydrogel lens settling on the thickness of the tears and contact lens
    Jason J Nichols
    College of Optometry, Ohio State University, Columbus, 43218 2342, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:2549-54. 2004
    ..To investigate the effect of contact lens insertion on the thickness on the prelens tear film (PLTF), the contact lens, and the postlens tear film (PoLTF)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Tear film, contact lens, and patient-related factors associated with contact lens-related dry eye
    Jason J Nichols
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43218 2342, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:1319-28. 2006
    ..To examine tear film, contact lens, medical, and patient-related factors associated with self-reported contact lens-related dry eye...
  33. doi request reprint In vitro lipid deposition on hydrogel and silicone hydrogel contact lenses
    Andrew D Pucker
    Ohio State University, College of Optometry, Columbus, Ohio 43218 2342, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:6334-40. 2010
    ..To understand various soft contact lens materials' ability to adsorb common tear lipids...
  34. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of refractive error-specific quality-of-life instruments
    Jason J Nichols
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43218, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 121:1289-96. 2003
    ..To evaluate the reliability and validity of the National Eye Institute Refractive Error Quality of Life Instrument (NEI-RQL-42) and the Refractive Status and Vision Profile survey (RSVP)...
  35. ncbi request reprint The thickness of the post-lens tear film measured by interferometry
    Jason J Nichols
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 506:929-33. 2002
  36. ncbi request reprint Reliability of corneal thickness and endothelial cell density measures
    Jason J Nichols
    The Ohio State University, College of Optometry, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Refract Surg 19:344-52. 2003
    ..The Konan was also used to study the reliability and agreement between endothelial cell density measures...
  37. ncbi request reprint Identification of fatty acids and fatty acid amides in human meibomian gland secretions
    Kelly K Nichols
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:34-9. 2007
    ..Although classes of lipids found in the tear film have been reported, individual lipid species are currently being studied with more sophisticated...
  38. ncbi request reprint The assessment of automated measures of hydrogel contact lens refractive index
    Jason J Nichols
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, 320 West 10th Avenue, PO Box 182342, Columbus, OH 43218 2342, USA
    Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 23:517-25. 2003
    ..To investigate within- and between-operator reliability and validity of refractive index measures of hydrogel lenses...
  39. ncbi request reprint The reliability and validity of hand-held refractometry water content measures of hydrogel lenses
    Jason J Nichols
    College of Optometry, The Ohio State University, 320 West 10th Avenue, PO Box 182342, Columbus, OH 43218 2342, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 80:447-53. 2003
    ..To investigate within- and between-examiner reliability and validity of hand-held refractometry water content measures of hydrogel lenses...
  40. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of tear film interference patterns and measures of tear break-up time
    Jason J Nichols
    The Ohio State University, College of Optometry, Columbus 43210, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 79:363-9. 2002
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