M Kymes Steven

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Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in keratoconus
    Steven M Kymes
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110 1093, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:527-35. 2004
  2. doi request reprint The increased cost of medical services for people diagnosed with primary open-angle glaucoma: a decision analytic approach
    Steven M Kymes
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110 1093, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 150:74-81. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessing diagnostic accuracy and the clinical value of positron emission tomography imaging in patients with solitary pulmonary nodules (SNAP)
    Steven M Kymes
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, St Louis, MO, USA
    Clin Trials 3:31-42. 2006
  4. pmc Management of ocular hypertension: a cost-effectiveness approach from the Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study
    Steven M Kymes
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:997-1008. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Effect of patient's life expectancy on the cost-effectiveness of treatment for ocular hypertension
    Steven M Kymes
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8096, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110 1093, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 128:613-8. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of treatment of age-related macular degeneration: a review
    M Kymes Steven
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110 1093, USA
    Minerva Med 100:69-78. 2009
  7. doi request reprint An introduction to decision analysis in the economic evaluation of the prevention and treatment of vision-related diseases
    Steven M Kymes
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110 1093, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:76-83. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Preference-based quality of life measures in people with visual impairment
    Steven M Kymes
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110 1093, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 84:809-16. 2007
  9. pmc Changes in the quality-of-life of people with keratoconus
    Steven M Kymes
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 145:611-617. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of complement factor H and LOC387715 genotypes with response of exudative age-related macular degeneration to intravitreal bevacizumab
    Milam A Brantley
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Ophthalmology 114:2168-73. 2007

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in keratoconus
    Steven M Kymes
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110 1093, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:527-35. 2004
    ..We examined the vision-related quality of life of patients in the Collaborative Longitudinal Evaluation of Keratoconus (CLEK) Study...
  2. doi request reprint The increased cost of medical services for people diagnosed with primary open-angle glaucoma: a decision analytic approach
    Steven M Kymes
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110 1093, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 150:74-81. 2010
    ..We examine incremental cost of primary open-angle glaucoma considering both visual and nonvisual medical costs over a lifetime of glaucoma...
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessing diagnostic accuracy and the clinical value of positron emission tomography imaging in patients with solitary pulmonary nodules (SNAP)
    Steven M Kymes
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, St Louis, MO, USA
    Clin Trials 3:31-42. 2006
    ..Clinical studies evaluating the accuracy of diagnostic tests and assessing their influence on decision making are essential to setting health policy and directing patient care...
  4. pmc Management of ocular hypertension: a cost-effectiveness approach from the Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study
    Steven M Kymes
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:997-1008. 2006
    ..There is no consensus on which people with ocular hypertension would benefit from treatment...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of patient's life expectancy on the cost-effectiveness of treatment for ocular hypertension
    Steven M Kymes
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8096, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110 1093, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 128:613-8. 2010
    ..To assess the influence of expected life span on the cost-effectiveness of treating ocular hypertension to prevent primary open-angle glaucoma...
  6. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of treatment of age-related macular degeneration: a review
    M Kymes Steven
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110 1093, USA
    Minerva Med 100:69-78. 2009
    ..It also aimed to review reports of the cost-effectiveness of treatment of the disease, examining nutritional supplements, photodynamic therapy, and anti-VEGF treatments...
  7. doi request reprint An introduction to decision analysis in the economic evaluation of the prevention and treatment of vision-related diseases
    Steven M Kymes
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110 1093, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:76-83. 2008
    ..Examples employed include prominent studies of the cost-effectiveness of photodynamic therapy for treatment of neovascular macular degeneration and the treatment ocular hypertension to prevent glaucoma...
  8. ncbi request reprint Preference-based quality of life measures in people with visual impairment
    Steven M Kymes
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110 1093, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 84:809-16. 2007
    ..Finally, we present the results of previous cross-cultural and trans-national studies of vision-related quality of life to demonstrate how utility studies might provide insight into the meaning of disease across cultures...
  9. pmc Changes in the quality-of-life of people with keratoconus
    Steven M Kymes
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 145:611-617. 2008
    ..For this study, we evaluated changes that occurred in V-QoL over seven years of follow-up...
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of complement factor H and LOC387715 genotypes with response of exudative age-related macular degeneration to intravitreal bevacizumab
    Milam A Brantley
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Ophthalmology 114:2168-73. 2007
    ..To investigate whether there is an association between complement factor H (CFH) or LOC387715 genotypes with response to treatment with intravitreal bevacizumab for exudative age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  11. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a preliminary comparison of single-bundle and double-bundle techniques
    E Scott Paxton
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Sports Med 38:2417-25. 2010
    ..There has been growing interest in anatomical reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), including the use of double-bundle (DB) reconstruction techniques...
  12. pmc Clinical phenotypes associated with the complement factor H Y402H variant in age-related macular degeneration
    Milam A Brantley
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 144:404-408. 2007
    ..To determine whether the complement factor H (CFH) Y402H variant is associated with specific age-related macular degeneration (AMD) clinical phenotypes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Combined photodynamic therapy and intravitreal triamcinolone for neovascular age-related macular degeneration: effect of initial visual acuity on treatment response
    Ramin Schadlu
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University in St Louis School of Medicine, Barnes Retina Institute, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 245:1667-72. 2007
    ..To evaluate visual outcomes in combination therapy with photodynamic therapy (PDT) and intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide (IVTA) for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization (CNV) from age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  14. ncbi request reprint The impact of anchor point on utilities for 5 common ophthalmic diseases
    Bryan S Lee
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:898-903.e4. 2008
    ..To elicit utilities on a perfect health and perfect vision scale for 5 common eye diseases...
  15. ncbi request reprint Retrospective analysis of etiopathogenesis of all cases of endophthalmitis at a large tertiary referral center
    Humeyra Karacal
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Box 8096, St Louis, MO 63105, USA
    Int Ophthalmol 27:251-9. 2007
    ..To report a large, consecutive series of endophthalmitis of all causes managed at a tertiary referral retina center...
  16. ncbi request reprint Incorporating the results of the Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study into clinical practice
    Michael A Kass
    Arch Ophthalmol 123:1021-2. 2005
  17. doi request reprint A comparison of the diagnostic accuracy of 18F-FDG PET and CT in the characterization of solitary pulmonary nodules
    James W Fletcher
    Department of Radiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, University Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5253, USA
    J Nucl Med 49:179-85. 2008
    ..Our objective was to compare CT and PET accuracy in veterans with SPN...