Justus G Garweg

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Publications

  1. ncbi Specific antibody levels in the aqueous humor and serum of two distinct populations of patients with ocular toxoplasmosis
    Justus G Garweg
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bern, Inselspital, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Med Microbiol 295:287-95. 2005
  2. ncbi The diagnostic yield of vitrectomy specimen analysis in chronic idiopathic endogenous uveitis
    J G Garweg
    Swiss Eye Institute, Gossetstrasse 43, CH 3084 Wabern, Switzerland
    Eur J Ophthalmol 16:588-94. 2006
  3. ncbi The antibody response in experimental ocular toxoplasmosis
    Justus G Garweg
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bern corrected
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 244:1668-79. 2006
  4. doi Anti-retinal autoantibodies in experimental ocular and systemic toxoplasmosis
    Justus G Garweg
    Swiss Eye Institute, Bremgartenstrasse 119, CH 3012, Bern, Switzerland
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 248:573-84. 2010
  5. doi Effect of topical anesthetic agents and ethanol on corneoepithelial wound healing in an ex vivo whole-globe porcine model
    Christoph Tappeiner
    Department of Ophthalmology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Cataract Refract Surg 38:519-24. 2012
  6. pmc Visual function in human ocular toxoplasmosis
    Janine Scherrer
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:233-6. 2007
  7. doi Retinal vascular occlusion after vitrectomy with retrobulbar anesthesia-observational case series and survey of literature
    Christoph Tappeiner
    Department of Ophthalmology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 249:1831-5. 2011
  8. pmc Aqueous humor and serum immunoblotting for immunoglobulin types G, A, M, and E in cases of human ocular toxoplasmosis
    Justus G Garweg
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bern, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4593-8. 2004
  9. ncbi An ex-vivo, whole-globe porcine model of corneoepithelial wound healing tested using immunomodulatory drugs
    Franziska Flueckiger
    Department of Ophthalmology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 21:367-75. 2005
  10. ncbi Immunopathology in ocular toxoplasmosis: facts and clues
    Justus G Garweg
    Clinic for Vitreoretinal Disease and Uveitis, Swiss Eye Institute, Bern, Switzerland
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 104:211-20. 2009

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  1. ncbi Specific antibody levels in the aqueous humor and serum of two distinct populations of patients with ocular toxoplasmosis
    Justus G Garweg
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bern, Inselspital, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Med Microbiol 295:287-95. 2005
    ..That the systemic and local specific immune response is weaker in Swiss than in Brazilian patients has not been hitherto documented. This finding may reflect differences in the immunological handling of the infection...
  2. ncbi The diagnostic yield of vitrectomy specimen analysis in chronic idiopathic endogenous uveitis
    J G Garweg
    Swiss Eye Institute, Gossetstrasse 43, CH 3084 Wabern, Switzerland
    Eur J Ophthalmol 16:588-94. 2006
    ..In an attempt to evaluate the impact of recently acquired analytic methods, the authors assessed the current diagnostic yield in CIU...
  3. ncbi The antibody response in experimental ocular toxoplasmosis
    Justus G Garweg
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bern corrected
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 244:1668-79. 2006
    ..The dynamics of the humoral immune response in ocular toxoplasmosis (OT) are poorly understood. We therefore investigated this process in a rabbit model of the disease...
  4. doi Anti-retinal autoantibodies in experimental ocular and systemic toxoplasmosis
    Justus G Garweg
    Swiss Eye Institute, Bremgartenstrasse 119, CH 3012, Bern, Switzerland
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 248:573-84. 2010
    ..By establishing an experimental rabbit model of systemic and of primary and secondary ocular toxoplasmosis, we wished to investigate the onset and development of humoral response to retinal S-antigen...
  5. doi Effect of topical anesthetic agents and ethanol on corneoepithelial wound healing in an ex vivo whole-globe porcine model
    Christoph Tappeiner
    Department of Ophthalmology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Cataract Refract Surg 38:519-24. 2012
    ..To assess the impact of topical anesthetic agents and ethanol on ocular surface wound healing using an ex vivo whole-globe porcine model...
  6. pmc Visual function in human ocular toxoplasmosis
    Janine Scherrer
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:233-6. 2007
    ..To assess functional impairment in terms of visual acuity reduction and visual field defects in inactive ocular toxoplasmosis...
  7. doi Retinal vascular occlusion after vitrectomy with retrobulbar anesthesia-observational case series and survey of literature
    Christoph Tappeiner
    Department of Ophthalmology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 249:1831-5. 2011
    ..In this work, our own and other investigators' experiences with these complications are surveyed with a view to identifying its pathophysiology...
  8. pmc Aqueous humor and serum immunoblotting for immunoglobulin types G, A, M, and E in cases of human ocular toxoplasmosis
    Justus G Garweg
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bern, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4593-8. 2004
    ..In 22% of these, the diagnosis is not confirmed by other laboratory tests. Hence, immunoblotting increases the sensitivity of routine laboratory tests and should be considered for samples that register negative by such tests...
  9. ncbi An ex-vivo, whole-globe porcine model of corneoepithelial wound healing tested using immunomodulatory drugs
    Franziska Flueckiger
    Department of Ophthalmology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 21:367-75. 2005
    ..We have tested the utility of an ex vivo, whole-globe porcine screening model to serve as a partial substitute for resource- and time-consuming animal experiments...
  10. ncbi Immunopathology in ocular toxoplasmosis: facts and clues
    Justus G Garweg
    Clinic for Vitreoretinal Disease and Uveitis, Swiss Eye Institute, Bern, Switzerland
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 104:211-20. 2009
    ..Its characteristic and variable features have been identified and the potential relevance of autoimmunity has been assessed. In light of this knowledge, potential future treatment options have been considered...
  11. doi Outcome indicators for vitrectomy in Terson syndrome
    Justus G Garweg
    Swiss Eye Institute, Bern, Switzerland
    Acta Ophthalmol 87:222-6. 2009
    ..Therefore, we reviewed our cases in order to assess factors interfering with the functional outcome and complication rates after vitrectomy...
  12. doi Retinitis and optic neuritis in a child with chickenpox: case report and review of literature
    Christoph Tappeiner
    Department of Ophthalmology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:1150-2. 2010
    ..An early diagnosis and treatment of ocular manifestations in chickenpox is imperative for the preservation of a residual visual function and prevention of blinding secondary complications...
  13. ncbi Reactivation of ocular toxoplasmosis during pregnancy
    Justus G Garweg
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bern, Inselspital, Switzerland
    BJOG 112:241-2. 2005
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  14. ncbi Intraocular microsporidiosis due to Encephalitozoon cuniculi in a patient with idiopathic CD4+ T-lymphocytopenia
    Laurent Kodjikian
    Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Med Microbiol 294:529-33. 2005
    ..cuniculi in humans...
  15. ncbi Vertical transmission of toxoplasmosis from a chronically infected immunocompetent woman
    Laurent Kodjikian
    Department of Ophthalmology, Inselspital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:272-4. 2004
    ..On the background of published knowledge in this field, vertical transmission must have developed after maternal reinfection or reactivation of the preexisting disease...
  16. ncbi Functional and anatomical outcomes of vitreoretinal surgery for posterior segment complications after elective cataract surgery
    Justus G Garweg
    Swiss Eye Institute and University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Cataract Refract Surg 33:281-6. 2007
    ..To assess the outcomes in patients who required 1 or more vitreoretinal interventions for posterior segment complications arising from elective uneventful cataract surgery...
  17. ncbi Combined pars plana phacofragmentation, vitrectomy, and Artisan lens implantation for traumatic subluxated cataracts
    Laurent Kodjikian
    Department of Ophthalmology, Croix Rousse Hospital, 103, Grande rue de la Croix Rousse, Lyon 69004, France
    Retina 26:909-16. 2006
    ..To report on the outcome of combined pars plana phacofragmentation, vitrectomy, and Artisan lens implantation in the management of subluxated cataracts...
  18. ncbi Eye surgery/vitrectomy--past, present and future
    Justus G Garweg
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 242:623-4. 2004
  19. ncbi Intracameral Vigamox (moxifloxacin 0.5%) is not effective in preventing endophthalmitis in a rabbit model
    Laurent Kodjikian
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:777; author reply 777-8. 2006
  20. ncbi Ocular manifestations in congenital toxoplasmosis
    Laurent Kodjikian
    Department of Ophthalmology, Croix Rousse Hospital, Claude Bernard Lyon I University, Lyon, France
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 244:14-21. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the nature of the latter in treated cases of the disease and to assess their impact on visual function...
  21. ncbi Analysis of risk factors for the outcome of primary retinal reattachment surgery in phakic and pseudophakic eyes
    Markus Halberstadt
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bern, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 220:116-21. 2003
    ..To compare the preoperative risk profiles of phakic and pseudophakic eyes with primary retinal detachment and to assess their impact on the outcome of primary reattachment surgery...