Anat Galor

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Ocular surface parameters in older male veterans
    Anat Galor
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:1426-33. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, and dry eye syndrome: a study utilizing the national United States Veterans Affairs administrative database
    Anat Galor
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:340-346.e2. 2012
  3. pmc Prevalence and risk factors of dry eye syndrome in a United States veterans affairs population
    Anat Galor
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 152:377-384.e2. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Effects of smoking on ocular health
    Anat Galor
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami Florida, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 22:477-82. 2011
  5. pmc Prevalence, treatment, and outcomes of coexistent ocular surface squamous neoplasia and pterygium
    Patrick Oellers
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Ophthalmology 120:445-50. 2013
  6. pmc Surgical versus medical treatment of ocular surface squamous neoplasia: a comparison of recurrences and complications
    Afshan A Nanji
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida
    Ophthalmology 121:994-1000. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Dry eye syndrome, posttraumatic stress disorder, and depression in an older male veteran population
    Cristina A Fernandez
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33125, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:3666-72. 2013
  8. pmc Predictors of ocular surface squamous neoplasia recurrence after excisional surgery
    Anat Galor
    Miami Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Miami, Florida, USA
    Ophthalmology 119:1974-81. 2012
  9. pmc Neuropathic Ocular Pain due to Dry Eye is Associated with Multiple Comorbid Chronic Pain Syndromes
    Anat Galor
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida
    J Pain 17:310-8. 2016
  10. pmc Long-term effects of cataract surgery on tear film parameters
    Vincent D Venincasa
    Department of Ophthalmology, Miami Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1201 NW 16th Street, Miami, FL 33125, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 2013:643764. 2013

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  1. pmc Ocular surface parameters in older male veterans
    Anat Galor
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:1426-33. 2013
    ..To characterize ocular surface discomfort and tear film parameters in a veteran population...
  2. doi request reprint Depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, and dry eye syndrome: a study utilizing the national United States Veterans Affairs administrative database
    Anat Galor
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 154:340-346.e2. 2012
    ..To study the scope of dry eye syndrome (DES) in veterans on a national level and to evaluate the relationship between psychiatric diagnoses and DES...
  3. pmc Prevalence and risk factors of dry eye syndrome in a United States veterans affairs population
    Anat Galor
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 152:377-384.e2. 2011
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of dry eye syndrome (DES) and its associated risk factors in a US Veterans Affairs population receiving ocular care services...
  4. doi request reprint Effects of smoking on ocular health
    Anat Galor
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami Florida, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 22:477-82. 2011
    ..To review recent data on the effects of smoking on ocular health...
  5. pmc Prevalence, treatment, and outcomes of coexistent ocular surface squamous neoplasia and pterygium
    Patrick Oellers
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Ophthalmology 120:445-50. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of ocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN) coexisting with pterygia in South Florida and to study the treatment and related outcomes...
  6. pmc Surgical versus medical treatment of ocular surface squamous neoplasia: a comparison of recurrences and complications
    Afshan A Nanji
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida
    Ophthalmology 121:994-1000. 2014
    ..The objective of this study is to compare the recurrence and complication rates of surgical treatment and interferon treatment for OSSN...
  7. doi request reprint Dry eye syndrome, posttraumatic stress disorder, and depression in an older male veteran population
    Cristina A Fernandez
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33125, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:3666-72. 2013
    ..To evaluate whether veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) or depression have differences in dry eye symptoms and signs compared to a population without these conditions...
  8. pmc Predictors of ocular surface squamous neoplasia recurrence after excisional surgery
    Anat Galor
    Miami Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Miami, Florida, USA
    Ophthalmology 119:1974-81. 2012
    ..To identify predictors of ocular surface squamous neoplasm (OSSN) recurrence after operative resection...
  9. pmc Neuropathic Ocular Pain due to Dry Eye is Associated with Multiple Comorbid Chronic Pain Syndromes
    Anat Galor
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida
    J Pain 17:310-8. 2016
    ..These findings provided further evidence that NOP might represent a central pain disorder, and that shared mechanistic factors might underlie vulnerability to some forms of DE and other comorbid CPS...
  10. pmc Long-term effects of cataract surgery on tear film parameters
    Vincent D Venincasa
    Department of Ophthalmology, Miami Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1201 NW 16th Street, Miami, FL 33125, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 2013:643764. 2013
    ..To examine the differences in tear film parameters more than 3 months postsurgery in eyes with cataract surgery (surgical eyes) versus eyes without cataract surgery (nonsurgical eyes)...
  11. doi request reprint Dry eye medication use and expenditures: data from the medical expenditure panel survey 2001 to 2006
    Anat Galor
    Division of Ophthalmology, Miami Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Miami, FL 33132, USA
    Cornea 31:1403-7. 2012
    ..To study dry eye medication use and expenditures from 2001 to 2006 using a nationally representative sample of US adults...
  12. doi request reprint Impact of ocular surface symptoms on quality of life in a United States veterans affairs population
    Bozorgmehr Pouyeh
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 153:1061-66.e3. 2012
    ..To evaluate the impact of ocular surface symptoms on quality of life in a veteran population receiving eye care services...
  13. doi request reprint Clinicopathologic correlation of ocular surface squamous neoplasms at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute: 2001 to 2010
    Andrew A Kao
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Florida, USA
    Ophthalmology 119:1773-6. 2012
    ..To describe the clinical and histologic characteristics of ocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN) lesions and provide clinicopathologic correlation to determine clinical features that may indicate higher-grade lesions...
  14. pmc Comparison of two methods for composite score generation in dry eye syndrome
    Craig See
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center VAMC, Miami, Florida
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:6280-6. 2013
    ..To compare two methods of composite score generation in dry eye syndrome (DES)...
  15. doi request reprint Agreement between Pentacam and IOL master in patients undergoing toric IOL implantation
    Bradford W Lee
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Florida, USA
    J Refract Surg 29:114-20. 2013
    ..To investigate inter-device agreement between the Pentacam (Optikgerate GmbH, Wetzlar, Germany) and IOLMaster (Carl Zeiss Meditec, Jena, Germany) in measuring corneal power, cylinder, and axis of astigmatism...
  16. doi request reprint Evidence of central sensitisation in those with dry eye symptoms and neuropathic-like ocular pain complaints: incomplete response to topical anaesthesia and generalised heightened sensitivity to evoked pain
    Ashley M Crane
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol . 2017
    ..To evaluate how closely neuropathic-like ocular pain (NOP) symptoms align with a metric of central sensitisation (ie, the presence of persistent ocular pain after topical anaesthetic placement) in individuals with dry eye (DE) symptoms...
  17. doi request reprint Incomplete response to artificial tears is associated with features of neuropathic ocular pain
    Anat Galor
    Department of Ophthalmology, Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida, USA Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 100:745-9. 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether certain ocular and systemic findings are associated with a differential subjective response to artificial tears...
  18. pmc Characteristics of Ocular Pain Complaints in Patients With Idiopathic Dry Eye Symptoms
    Jerry P Kalangara
    Department of Anesthesiology J P K, R C L, D B C, C D S, Perioperative Medicine and Pain Management, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL Surgical Services A G, Anesthesia Service R C L, C D S, Research Service K T M, E R F, Miami Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Miami, FL Bascom Palmer Eye Institute A G, University of Miami, Miami, FL John P Hussman Institute for Human Genomics R C L, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL John T Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics R C L, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation E R F, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL
    Eye Contact Lens . 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the severity and quality of ocular pain complaints in patients with dry eye symptoms...
  19. pmc Dry Eye Profiles in Patients with a Positive Elevated Surface Matrix Metalloproteinase 9 Point-of-Care Test Versus Negative Patients
    Nicole L Lanza
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, FL, USA Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Ocul Surf 14:216-23. 2016
    ..To compare dry eye (DE) symptoms and signs in subjects who tested positive versus those who tested negative for ocular surface matrix metalloproteinase 9 (MMP-9) using the InflammaDry point-of-care test (RPS, Sarasota, FL)...
  20. doi request reprint Epithelial ingrowth after LASIK: clinical characteristics, risk factors, and visual outcomes in patients requiring flap lift
    Christopher R Henry
    University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, FL, USA
    J Refract Surg 28:488-92. 2012
    ..To describe clinical characteristics, risk factors, and visual outcomes in patients requiring flap lift for epithelial ingrowth following LASIK...
  21. doi request reprint Dry eye symptoms align more closely to non-ocular conditions than to tear film parameters
    Anat Galor
    Department of Ophthalmology, Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida, USA Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 99:1126-9. 2015
    ..To evaluate the relationship between dry eye symptoms, non-ocular conditions and tear film parameters...
  22. doi request reprint Periocular triamcinolone acetonide injections for cystoid macular edema complicating noninfectious uveitis
    Henry A Leder
    Department of Ophthalmology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 152:441-448.e2. 2011
    ..To describe the effectiveness of periocular corticosteroid injections in the treatment of cystoid macular edema (CME) complicating noninfectious uveitis...
  23. pmc Endothelial graft failure after contralateral autologous corneal transplantation
    Jaime D Martinez
    Surgical Division, Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, FL 33125, USA
    Cornea 32:745-50. 2013
    ..To report on outcomes after contralateral autologous penetrating keratoplasty (APK)...
  24. 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...
  25. doi request reprint Ultra-high resolution optical coherence tomography for differentiation of ocular surface squamous neoplasia and pterygia
    Jeremy Z Kieval
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Ophthalmology 119:481-6. 2012
    ..To assess the use of an ultra-high-resolution (UHR) optical coherence tomography (OCT) as an adjuvant diagnostic tool in distinguishing ocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN) and pterygia...
  26. pmc Racial disparities in quality-adjusted life-years associated with diabetes and visual impairment
    Kathryn E McCollister
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1692-4. 2012
    ..Compare differences in health-related quality of life among blacks and whites to examine if race, diabetes, and visual impairment (VI) present a triple disadvantage in terms of quality-adjusted life expectancy...
  27. pmc Bulbar conjunctival microvascular responses in dry eye
    Wan Chen
    Zhongshan Ophthalmic Centre, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, FL, USA
    Ocul Surf . 2016
    ..As somatosensory dysfunction may partially underlie dry eye (DE), in this study we evaluate whether bulbar conjunctival microvascular alterations correlate with various aspects of DE...
  28. pmc Topical 5-Fluorouracil 1% as Primary Treatment for Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia
    Madhura G Joag
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida
    Ophthalmology 123:1442-8. 2016
    ..To determine the efficacy of topical 5-fluorouracil 1% (5-FU) as a primary treatment of ocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN)...
  29. doi request reprint Dry eye specific quality of life in veterans using glaucoma drops
    Andrew Camp
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, 1201 NW 16th Street, Miami, FL 33125, United States Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, United States
    Cont Lens Anterior Eye 38:220-5. 2015
    ..To evaluate the frequency of ocular surface symptoms and their potential impact on dry eye specific quality of life (QoL) in patients using versus not using glaucoma medications...
  30. pmc Corneal Mechanical Thresholds Negatively Associate With Dry Eye and Ocular Pain Symptoms
    Oriel Spierer
    Anne Bates Leach Eye Hospital, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, United States
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 57:617-25. 2016
    ..To examine associations between corneal mechanical thresholds and metrics of dry eye...
  31. doi request reprint Sympathetic ophthalmia: incidence of ocular complications and vision loss in the sympathizing eye
    Anat Galor
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 148:704-710.e2. 2009
    ..To report the frequency on presentation and subsequent incidence of ocular complications and vision loss in patients with sympathetic ophthalmia (SO) and to describe factors associated with decreased vision in the sympathizing eye...
  32. doi request reprint Influence of socio-demographic characteristics on eye care expenditure: data from the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey 2007
    Anat Galor
    Miami Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Miami, FL, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 22:28-33. 2015
    ..To evaluate the association between sociodemographic factors and eye care expenditure and to assess the burden of ocular expenditure compared to total health care expenditure...
  33. doi request reprint Glaucoma therapy and ocular surface disease: current literature and recommendations
    Zane Anwar
    Miami Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Miami, FL, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 24:136-43. 2013
    ..To provide an update on clinical and experimental literature for ocular surface effects of glaucoma therapy and to provide practical guidelines for ophthalmologists treating glaucoma patients with ocular surface disease (OSD)...
  34. doi request reprint Atypical presentation of Salzmann nodular degeneration diagnosed with ultra-high-resolution optical coherence tomography
    Volkan Hurmeric
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 42:e122-5. 2011
    ..UHR-OCT findings were consistent with Salzmann nodular degeneration. UHR-OCT can be used as an optical biopsy to diagnose atypical corneal degenerations without tissue sampling...
  35. doi request reprint Phase I study of subconjunctival ranibizumab in patients with primary pterygium undergoing pterygium surgery
    Anat Galor
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 149:926-931.e2. 2010
    ..To evaluate the safety and tolerability of ranibizumab given via subconjunctival injection in patients with primary pterygium undergoing pterygium surgery with autograft placement...
  36. doi request reprint Patients with more severe symptoms of neuropathic ocular pain report more frequent and severe chronic overlapping pain conditions and psychiatric disease
    Ashley M Crane
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 101:227-231. 2017
    ..To study chronic pain and mental health profiles in patients with dry eye (DE) symptoms, comparing those with high and low levels of neuropathic ocular pain (NOP) complaints...
  37. pmc ω-3 Tear Film Lipids Correlate With Clinical Measures of Dry Eye
    Scott D Walter
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Department of Opthamology, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, United States
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 57:2472-8. 2016
    ..The purpose of this cross-sectional study was to explore the relationship between lipid profiles in human tears and dry eye (DE) symptoms and signs...
  38. pmc Compliance and Subjective Patient Responses to Eyelid Hygiene
    Yousef A Alghamdi
    Department of Ophthalmology Y A A, A C, S W, A G, Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, FL and Department of Ophthalmology Y A A, A C, W F, C L K, S W, A G, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL
    Eye Contact Lens . 2016
    ..The goals of this study were to assess patient compliance with lid hygiene and evaluate which factors predict a favorable symptomatic response to treatment...
  39. doi request reprint Assessment of Somatosensory Function in Patients With Idiopathic Dry Eye Symptoms
    Anat Galor
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida2 Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida
    JAMA Ophthalmol 134:1290-1298. 2016
    ..Somatosensory dysfunction likely underlies dry eye (DE) symptoms in many individuals yet remains an understudied component of the disease. Its presence has important diagnostic and therapeutic implications...
  40. pmc Epidemiology of Meibomian Gland Dysfunction in an Elderly Population
    Yousef A Alghamdi
    Ophthalmology Department, Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, FL and Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL
    Cornea 35:731-5. 2016
    ..To study the epidemiology of meibomian gland (MG) dysfunction in an elderly, predominantly male population...
  41. doi request reprint Longitudinal Examination of Frequency of and Risk Factors for Severe Dry Eye Symptoms in US Veterans
    Erin S Ong
    Ophthalmology Department, Bruce W Carter Department of Veteran Affairs, Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida2Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida3John P Hussman Institute for Human Genomics, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida
    JAMA Ophthalmol . 2016
    ..Dry eye syndrome is a common condition that affects millions of individuals. Many cross-sectional studies have evaluated risk factors for dry eye severity, but few have assessed risk factors or symptom progression over time...
  42. pmc Impact of Eyelid Laxity on Symptoms and Signs of Dry Eye Disease
    Priyanka Chhadva
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL and Department of Ophthalmology, Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, FL
    Cornea 35:531-5. 2016
    ..To study the relationship between eyelid laxity and ocular symptoms and signs of dry eye (DE)...
  43. pmc Ocular Inflammation in the Setting of Concomitant Systemic Autoimmune Conditions in an Older Male Population
    Alexandra E Levitt
    Department of Ophthalmology, Miami Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Miami, FL and Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL
    Cornea 34:762-7. 2015
    ..This retrospective cross-sectional study was designed to investigate the frequency and types of inflammatory ocular manifestations of specific systemic autoimmune diseases in a South Florida Veterans Affairs Hospital population...
  44. pmc Surgical versus Medical Treatment of Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia: A Cost Comparison
    Christina S Moon
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida
    Ophthalmology 123:497-504. 2016
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the cost associated with surgical versus interferon-alpha 2b (IFNα2b) treatment for ocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN)...
  45. pmc Chronic dry eye symptoms after LASIK: parallels and lessons to be learned from other persistent post-operative pain disorders
    Alexandra E Levitt
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, 900 NW 17th Street, Miami, FL, 33136, USA
    Mol Pain 11:21. 2015
    ..Finally, the concept of genetic susceptibility to post-LASIK ocular surface pain is presented. ..
  46. pmc Human Tear Serotonin Levels Correlate with Symptoms and Signs of Dry Eye
    Priyanka Chhadva
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, Florida
    Ophthalmology 122:1675-80. 2015
    ..The purpose of this study was to correlate tear serotonin levels, as a marker of nociceptor sensitization, to facets of dry eye (DE), including symptoms and signs...
  47. pmc Ocular surface symptoms in veterans returning from operation Iraqi freedom and operation enduring freedom
    Yasha S Modi
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 55:650-3. 2014
    ..To correlate situational exposures and psychiatric disease with self-reported ocular surface symptoms in a younger veteran population involved in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom (OIF/OEF)...
  48. doi request reprint Comparison of IOL power calculation methods and intraoperative wavefront aberrometer in eyes after refractive surgery
    Ana Paula Canto
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    J Refract Surg 29:484-9. 2013
    ..To compare preoperative methods for calculating intraocular lens (IOL) power versus the intraoperative wavefront aberrometer in eyes with a history of refractive surgery...
  49. 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...
  50. pmc In vivo morphologic characteristics of Salzmann nodular degeneration with ultra-high-resolution optical coherence tomography
    Volkan Hurmeric
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 151:248-56.e2. 2011
    ..To examine the in vivo morphologic properties of Salzmann nodular degeneration with ultra-high-resolution optical coherence tomography (OCT)...
  51. pmc Validation of a photographic vitreous haze grading technique for clinical trials in uveitis
    Brian Madow
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 152:170-176.e1. 2011
    ..To validate a photographic vitreous haze grading technique using a 9-step logarithmic scale in patients enrolled in a randomized, controlled clinical trial in uveitis...
  52. doi request reprint Pegylated interferon alpha 2b for treatment of ocular surface squamous neoplasia: a pilot study
    Carol L Karp
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 18:254-60. 2010
    ..To conduct a pilot study of pegylated interferon alpha 2b (PEGIFNalpha2b) for treatment of ocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN)...
  53. pmc Spontaneous Corneal Hydrops in a Patient with a Corneal Ulcer
    Hatim Batawi
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Fla, USA Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Fla, USA King Abdul Aziz University Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    Case Rep Ophthalmol 7:49-53. 2016
    ..The risk factors, pathogenesis and treatment options of corneal hydrops are discussed...
  54. pmc Epidemiology of Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus: Recurrence and Chronicity
    Kimberly D Tran
    Ophthalmology Service, Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida
    Ophthalmology 123:1469-75. 2016
    ..A hospital-based epidemiology study to describe herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO) prevalence and risk factors for recurrent and chronic disease...
  55. ncbi request reprint Treatment of Refractory Filamentary Keratitis With Autologous Serum Tears
    Sarah P Read
    Department of Ophthalmology S P R, M R, S D, C L K, A G, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL and Department of Ophthalmology A G, Miami Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Miami, FL
    Eye Contact Lens . 2015
    ..To report a case of filamentary keratitis (FK) successfully treated with autologous serum tears and to review the pathogenesis and management of FK...
  56. pmc Understanding the true burden of dry eye disease
    Anat Galor
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, 1201 NW 16th St, Miami, FL 33125 Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, 900 NW 17 Street, Miami, FL, 33136
    Expert Rev Ophthalmol 10:403-405. 2015
    ..This editorial will discuss the evolution of dry eye, discuss potential sub-categorizations for the disease, and discuss their potential implications on treatment...
  57. pmc High-Resolution Optical Coherence Tomography Findings of Lisch Epithelial Corneal Dystrophy
    Cameron Pole
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL Department of Ophthalmology, Miami Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Miami, FL and Florida Lions Ocular Pathology Laboratory, Miami, FL
    Cornea 35:392-4. 2016
    ..To describe a case of Lisch epithelial corneal dystrophy (LECD) and present its unique characteristics on high-resolution optical coherence tomography (HR-OCT)...
  58. pmc Epidemiology of Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia in a Veterans Affairs Population
    Andrew J McClellan
    Miami Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Miami, FL and Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL
    Cornea 32:1354-8. 2013
    ..To evaluate the epidemiology of ocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN) and its associated risk factors in a South Florida Veterans Affairs Hospital population...
  59. doi request reprint Surgical and refractive outcomes of cataract surgery with toric intraocular lens implantation at a resident-teaching institution
    Bozorgmehr Pouyeh
    Miami Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Miami, Florida, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 37:1623-8. 2011
    ..To evaluate the refractive and surgical outcomes of cataract surgery with toric intraocular lens (IOL) implantation performed at a teaching institution...
  60. pmc Effect of a Mediterranean dietary pattern and vitamin D levels on Dry Eye syndrome
    Anat Galor
    Department of Ophthalmology, Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, FL Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL Department of Neurology, University of Miami, Miami, FL and Department of Endocrinology and Geriatrics, University of Miami, Miami, FL
    Cornea 33:437-41. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the association between a Mediterranean dietary pattern (MeDi) and Vitamin D levels on dry eye syndrome (DES)...
  61. pmc Ultra high-resolution anterior segment optical coherence tomography in the diagnosis and management of ocular surface squamous neoplasia
    Benjamin J Thomas
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Ocul Surf 12:46-58. 2014
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  62. doi request reprint Subconjunctival/perilesional recombinant interferon α2b for ocular surface squamous neoplasia: a 10-year review
    Carol L Karp
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ophthalmology 117:2241-6. 2010
    ..To evaluate the biologic effect of subconjunctival recombinant interferon α2b (IFNα2b) for the treatment of ocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN)...
  63. pmc Single and multiple injections of subconjunctival ranibizumab for early, recurrent pterygium
    Volkan Hurmeric
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Clin Ophthalmol 7:467-73. 2013
    ..To assess the effect of single versus multiple subconjunctival ranibizumab injections in patients with an early pterygium recurrence...
  64. pmc Adverse effects of smoking on patients with ocular inflammation
    Anat Galor
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 94:848-53. 2010
    ..To evaluate how smoking affects the time to disease quiescence and time to disease recurrence in patients with ocular inflammation...
  65. pmc High-Resolution Optical Coherence Tomography as an Adjunctive Tool in the Diagnosis of Corneal and Conjunctival Pathology
    Afshan A Nanji
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Ocul Surf 13:226-35. 2015
    ..To evaluate the use of a commercially available, high-resolution, spectral-domain optical coherence tomography (HR-OCT) device in the diagnosis of corneal and conjunctival pathologies, with a focus on malignant lesions...
  66. pmc Management of conjunctival malignant melanoma: a review and update
    James R Wong
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Expert Rev Ophthalmol 9:185-204. 2014
    ..This review will provide an overview of the epidemiology, presentation, diagnosis, management, and surveillance of conjunctival melanoma, with an emphasis on recent advances in biological therapies to treat this disease...
  67. doi request reprint Refractive outcomes of combined cataract and glaucoma surgery
    Jonathan H Tzu
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine Department of Ophthalmology, Miami Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Miami, FL College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, Grand Rapids, MI
    J Glaucoma 24:161-4. 2015
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the refractive outcomes of combined cataract extraction and glaucoma surgery...
  68. doi request reprint Dry eye symptom severity and persistence are associated with symptoms of neuropathic pain
    Anat Galor
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida, USA Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 99:665-8. 2015
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether severity and persistence of dry eye symptoms associate with self-reported symptoms of neuropathic ocular pain (NOP)...
  69. pmc The impact of conjunctivochalasis on dry eye symptoms and signs
    Priyanka Chhadva
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine Miami, Florida, United States 2Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, United States
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 56:2867-71. 2015
    ..The purpose of this project was to study the relationship between conjunctivochalasis (Cch) and ocular signs and symptoms of dry eye...
  70. pmc Androgen deficiency and dry eye syndrome in the aging male
    Patrick M Azcarate
    Miami Veterans Administration Medical Center, Miami, Florida, United States Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, United States
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 55:5046-53. 2014
    ..To evaluate the relationship between androgen levels and subjective and objective measures of dry eye syndrome (DES)...
  71. doi request reprint Subconjunctival masses associated with central nervous system rosai-dorfman disease
    Kara Cavuoto
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Cornea 30:237-40. 2011
    ..To describe a case of subconjunctival masses with multiple intracranial masses diagnosed as Rosai-Dorfman disease by biopsy...
  72. pmc Human Papilloma Virus Infection Does Not Predict Response to Interferon Therapy in Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia
    Anat Galor
    Department of Ophthalmology, Miami Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Miami, Florida Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida
    Ophthalmology 122:2210-5. 2015
    ..To identify the frequency of human papilloma virus (HPV) in ocular surface squamous neoplasia (OSSN) and to evaluate differences in clinical features and treatment response of tumors with positive versus negative HPV results...
  73. doi request reprint Modified simple limbal epithelial transplantation using cryopreserved amniotic membrane for unilateral limbal stem cell deficiency
    Guillermo Amescua
    Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida Electronic address
    Am J Ophthalmol 158:469-75.e2. 2014
    ..To report the results of simple limbal epithelial transplantation using a double-layered cryopreserved amniotic membrane graft for the management of unilateral limbal stem cell deficiency...
  74. doi request reprint Brimonidine allergy presenting as vernal-like keratoconjunctivitis
    Aparna A Shah
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miami Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Miami, FL
    J Glaucoma 24:89-91. 2015
    ..To report a brimonidone-induced allergic reaction that mimicked a limbal form of vernal keratoconjunctivitis in the setting of background ocular surface toxicity...
  75. pmc Increased mortality risk among the visually impaired: the roles of mental well-being and preventive care practices
    D Diane Zheng
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 53:2685-92. 2012
    ..Mechanisms by which visual impairment (VI) increases mortality risk are poorly understood. We estimated the direct and indirect effects of self-rated VI on risk of mortality through mental well-being and preventive care practice mechanisms...
  76. doi request reprint Superficial epithelial keratectomy, cautery, and amniotic membrane transplant for the treatment of painful bullous keratopathy in eyes with poor visual potential
    Nabeel Shalabi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Miami Veterans Hospital, Miami, FL Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL Faculty of Medicine, Hail University, Hail, Saudi Arabia and Department of Ophthalmology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
    Cornea 33:755-9. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to report a new technique for the treatment of painful bullous keratopathy in eyes with poor visual potential...
  77. doi request reprint Intraocular lens exchange surgery in dissatisfied patients with refractive intraocular lenses
    Anat Galor
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33418, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 35:1706-10. 2009
    ..To evaluate surgical outcomes after intraocular lens (IOL) exchange of refractive IOLs in dissatisfied patients...
  78. 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...
  79. doi request reprint Femtosecond-assisted anterior lamellar corneal staining-tattooing in a blind eye with leukocoria
    George D Kymionis
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Cornea 28:211-3. 2009
    ..To describe the technique and a case report of femtosecond-assisted anterior lamellar corneal staining-tattooing in a blind eye with leukocoria...
  80. doi request reprint Exfoliation syndrome: new genetic and pathophysiologic insights
    Julia Sein
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 24:167-74. 2013
    ..This review focuses on recent genetic and pathophysiologic discoveries in the disease process...