Jens Funk

Summary

Affiliation: University of Freiburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Correlation between central corneal thickness, applanation tonometry, and direct intracameral IOP readings
    N Feltgen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg, Germany
    Br J Ophthalmol 85:85-7. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of long-term fluctuations: laser scanning tomography versus automated perimetry
    Jens Funk
    University Eye Clinic, University of Freiburg, Killianstr 5, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 241:721-4. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint [Flicker comparison of optic disc photographs: sensitivity and specificity]
    Jens Funk
    Universitäts Augenklinik Freiburg
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 219:862-5. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint [Glaucoma diagnosis with the GDx and measurement of nerve fibre thickness (RTA)]
    J Funk
    Universitäts Augenklinik Freiburg
    Ophthalmologe 100:21-7. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Pattern ERG as an early glaucoma indicator in ocular hypertension: a long-term, prospective study
    Michael Bach
    Universitats Augenklinik, Killianstrasse 5, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:4881-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Combined cataract and glaucoma surgery: endoscope-controlled erbium:YAG-laser goniotomy versus trabeculectomy
    Heiko Philippin
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Freiburg, Killianstrasse 5, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 243:684-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Ten-year results: detection of long-term progressive optic disc changes with confocal laser tomography
    Heiko Philippin
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Freiburg, Killianstrasse 5, 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 244:460-4. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of the Retinal Thickness Analyser: differentiation between normal eyes and eyes with glaucoma or macular pathologies
    Philip Maier
    University Eye Hospital Freiburg, Killianstr 5, 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 244:1113-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Dynamic contour tonometry versus Goldmann applanation tonometry: a comparative study
    Mona Pache
    University Eye Clinic, University of Freiburg, Killianstrasse 5, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 243:763-7. 2005
  10. pmc Treatment of ocular hypertension and open angle glaucoma: meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
    Philip C Maier
    Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital Freiburg, Killianstr 5, D 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    BMJ 331:134. 2005

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Publications17

  1. pmc Correlation between central corneal thickness, applanation tonometry, and direct intracameral IOP readings
    N Feltgen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg, Germany
    Br J Ophthalmol 85:85-7. 2001
    ..Several authors reported incorrect high intraocular pressure (IOP) values in eyes with a thick cornea using applanation tonometry. This hypothesis was checked by comparing applanation tonometry with direct intracameral manometry...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of long-term fluctuations: laser scanning tomography versus automated perimetry
    Jens Funk
    University Eye Clinic, University of Freiburg, Killianstr 5, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 241:721-4. 2003
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate the long-term variability of laser scanning tomography and to compare it with the long-term variability of automated perimetry...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Flicker comparison of optic disc photographs: sensitivity and specificity]
    Jens Funk
    Universitäts Augenklinik Freiburg
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 219:862-5. 2002
    ..When occluding the pictures in a rapid alternating fashion, changes in optic nerve head morphology appear as motion. In this study, we evaluated sensitivity and specificity of the flicker test...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Glaucoma diagnosis with the GDx and measurement of nerve fibre thickness (RTA)]
    J Funk
    Universitäts Augenklinik Freiburg
    Ophthalmologe 100:21-7. 2003
    ..Besides glaucoma,RTA also allows examination of macular pathologies.RTA is a promising new technique which so far is not as frequently used as the GDx or the HRT...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pattern ERG as an early glaucoma indicator in ocular hypertension: a long-term, prospective study
    Michael Bach
    Universitats Augenklinik, Killianstrasse 5, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:4881-7. 2006
    ..This prospective study was designed to assess the pattern electroretinogram (PERG) as an early indicator of dysfunction preceding glaucoma...
  6. ncbi request reprint Combined cataract and glaucoma surgery: endoscope-controlled erbium:YAG-laser goniotomy versus trabeculectomy
    Heiko Philippin
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Freiburg, Killianstrasse 5, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 243:684-8. 2005
    ..To compare endoscopic infrared laser trabecular ablation and trabeculectomy (both combined with cataract surgery) regarding intraocular pressure (IOP), visual acuity, anti-glaucomatous drugs and complications...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ten-year results: detection of long-term progressive optic disc changes with confocal laser tomography
    Heiko Philippin
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Freiburg, Killianstrasse 5, 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 244:460-4. 2006
    ..We compared changes of the parameters of the Heidelberg Retina Tomograph (HRT) with changes of static visual field measurements...
  8. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of the Retinal Thickness Analyser: differentiation between normal eyes and eyes with glaucoma or macular pathologies
    Philip Maier
    University Eye Hospital Freiburg, Killianstr 5, 79106, Freiburg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 244:1113-8. 2006
    ..The Retinal Thickness Analyser (RTA) is intended to detect glaucomatous changes as well as macular pathologies at the posterior pole. We determined the diagnostic accuracy for eyes with manifest glaucoma or macular diseases...
  9. ncbi request reprint Dynamic contour tonometry versus Goldmann applanation tonometry: a comparative study
    Mona Pache
    University Eye Clinic, University of Freiburg, Killianstrasse 5, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 243:763-7. 2005
    ..We compared DCT with GAT in eyes with normal corneas of various thickness...
  10. pmc Treatment of ocular hypertension and open angle glaucoma: meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
    Philip C Maier
    Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital Freiburg, Killianstr 5, D 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    BMJ 331:134. 2005
    ..Open angle glaucoma is one of the most common causes of blindness in industrialised nations. Treatments to lower ocular pressure are widely used in glaucoma prevention and treatment, despite conflicting evidence...
  11. ncbi request reprint Endoscopically controlled erbium:YAG goniopuncture versus trabeculectomy: effect on intraocular pressure in combination with cataract surgery
    Nicolas Feltgen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg, Killianstrasse 5, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 241:94-100. 2003
    ..To compare the efficacy of endoscopic erbium:YAG laser goniopuncture in glaucoma treatment to trabeculectomy, both methods as adjuncts to cataract surgery...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostic value of nerve fibre layer photography in glaucoma]
    J Herrmann
    Augenklinik, Albert Ludwigs Universitat, Freiburg
    Ophthalmologe 102:778-82. 2005
    ..The aim of our present study was to evaluate the diagnostic value of retinal nerve fibre layer (RNFL) photography as a routine examination for the early diagnosis of glaucomatous damage...
  13. pmc Retinal thickness decreases with age: an OCT study
    B Alamouti
    University of Freiburg Eye Hospital, Germany
    Br J Ophthalmol 87:899-901. 2003
    ..The aim of the study was to check this hypothesis using optical coherence tomography, and additionally to determine the reproducibility of OCT measurements in this area...
  14. ncbi request reprint Excimer laser trabeculotomy: a new, minimally invasive procedure for patients with glaucoma
    Sonja Wilmsmeyer
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Freiburg, Killianstrasse 5, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 244:670-6. 2006
    ..Our purpose was to examine IOP reduction and the use of antiglaucoma drugs (AGD) in patients treated with ELT and to evaluate the safety of this laser treatment...
  15. ncbi request reprint Dynamic contour tonometry (DCT) versus Goldmann applanation tonometry (GAT) - a comparison of agreement and reproducibility
    Sonja Herdener
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Freiburg, Killianstrasse 5, 79106 Freiburg, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 245:1027-30. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study is to evaluate whether differences DCT-GAT >or= 2.0 mmHg found in the previous study are reproducible and also present in the fellow eye...
  16. ncbi request reprint Combined endoscopic erbium:YAG laser goniopuncture and cataract surgery
    Nicolas Feltgen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg, Bern, Switzerland
    J Cataract Refract Surg 29:2155-62. 2003
    ..To study the safety and efficacy of endoscopic erbium:YAG (Er:YAG) laser goniopuncture combined with cataract surgery to treat glaucoma...
  17. ncbi request reprint Interobserver variability in confocal optic nerve analysis (HRT)
    Manuel M Hermann
    Ophthalmology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Int Ophthalmol 26:143-9. 2005
    ..To study the observer-related variability of optic nerve head (ONH) measurements using confocal laser scanning tomography (HRT I) in a screening setting...