ocular tonometry

Summary

Summary: Measurement of ocular tension (INTRAOCULAR PRESSURE) with a tonometer. (Cline, et al., Dictionary of Visual Science, 4th ed)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Effect of latanoprost on the diurnal variations in the intraocular and ocular perfusion pressure in normal tension glaucoma
    Shingo Ishibashi
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Glaucoma 15:354-7. 2006
  2. ncbi 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
  3. ncbi Relationship between travoprost and central corneal thickness in ocular hypertension and open-angle glaucoma
    Paul J Harasymowycz
    Ophthalmology Department, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Cornea 26:34-41. 2007
  4. ncbi [Clinical evaluation of the Pascal dynamic contour tonometer]
    M Detry-Morel
    Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, UCL, Bruxelles, Belgique
    J Fr Ophtalmol 30:260-70. 2007
  5. ncbi Central corneal thickness in Latinos
    Sora Hahn
    Department of Ophthalmology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 44:1508-12. 2003
  6. ncbi Intraocular pressure measurements using dynamic contour tonometry after laser in situ keratomileusis
    Claude Kaufmann
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 44:3790-4. 2003
  7. ncbi Nocturnal elevation of intraocular pressure is detectable in the sitting position
    John H K Liu
    Hamilton Glaucoma Center and Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 44:4439-42. 2003
  8. ncbi Real time intraocular pressure and lamellar corneal flap thickness in keratomileusis
    N Kasetsuwan
    Doheny Eye Institute and the Department of Ophthalmology, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    Cornea 20:41-4. 2001
  9. ncbi Comparison of the ICare rebound tonometer with the Goldmann applanation tonometer by experienced and inexperienced tonometrists
    L M Abraham
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, South Australian Institute of Ophthalmology, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Eye (Lond) 22:503-6. 2008
  10. ncbi Variation of 24-hour intraocular pressure in healthy individuals: right eye versus left eye
    John H K Liu
    Hamilton Glaucoma Center and Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0946, USA
    Ophthalmology 112:1670-5. 2005

Research Grants

  1. OCULAR MELANOMA
    Judy Kim; Fiscal Year: 2003
  2. Improving the Quality of Diabetes Eye Care
    Paul Lee; Fiscal Year: 2006
  3. REGULATION OF INTRAOCULAR PRESSURE AND OCULAR BLOOD FLOW
    John Liu; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. OCULAR HYPERTENSION TREATMENT STUDY (OHTS)
    James Brandt; Fiscal Year: 2008
  5. LIFE AND DEATH OF RETINAL GANGLION CELLS
    Vittorio Porciatti; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. Linkage Studies of Quantitative Ocular Traits
    Barbara Klein; Fiscal Year: 2006
  7. DATA COORDINATING CENTER FOR EARLY GLAUCOMA TRIAL
    M Leske; Fiscal Year: 2004
  8. Family Clustering of Incidence & Progression of Cataract
    Barbara Klein; Fiscal Year: 2003
  9. PROGRESSION OF NUCLEAR DENSITY OVER A 10-YEAR INTERVAL
    Barbara Klein; Fiscal Year: 2002
  10. Cannabinoid Receptors and Novel Antiglaucoma Drugs
    Zhao Hui Song; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications208 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Effect of latanoprost on the diurnal variations in the intraocular and ocular perfusion pressure in normal tension glaucoma
    Shingo Ishibashi
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Glaucoma 15:354-7. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effects of latanoprost on the diurnal variations in the intraocular pressure (IOP) combined with the ocular perfusion pressure (OPP) in patients with normal tension glaucoma (NTG)...
  2. ncbi 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...
  3. ncbi Relationship between travoprost and central corneal thickness in ocular hypertension and open-angle glaucoma
    Paul J Harasymowycz
    Ophthalmology Department, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Cornea 26:34-41. 2007
    ..To evaluate whether treatment with travoprost, an F2a prostaglandin analog, affects central corneal thickness (CCT) and whether intraocular pressure (IOP) response to the medication is related to baseline CCT...
  4. ncbi [Clinical evaluation of the Pascal dynamic contour tonometer]
    M Detry-Morel
    Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, UCL, Bruxelles, Belgique
    J Fr Ophtalmol 30:260-70. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi Central corneal thickness in Latinos
    Sora Hahn
    Department of Ophthalmology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 44:1508-12. 2003
    ..To characterize central corneal thickness (CCT) in Latinos aged 40 or more years...
  6. ncbi Intraocular pressure measurements using dynamic contour tonometry after laser in situ keratomileusis
    Claude Kaufmann
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 44:3790-4. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare IOP measurements using GAT and DCT in eyes undergoing LASIK for correction of myopia...
  7. ncbi Nocturnal elevation of intraocular pressure is detectable in the sitting position
    John H K Liu
    Hamilton Glaucoma Center and Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 44:4439-42. 2003
    ..This study was undertaken to investigate whether a similar elevation of IOP can be detected when experimental subjects are in the sitting position...
  8. ncbi Real time intraocular pressure and lamellar corneal flap thickness in keratomileusis
    N Kasetsuwan
    Doheny Eye Institute and the Department of Ophthalmology, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    Cornea 20:41-4. 2001
    ..The results demonstrated a significant increase in IOP during the procedure. Suction ring pressure setting is an important variable in determining consistent corneal flap thickness during the keratomileusis procedure...
  9. ncbi Comparison of the ICare rebound tonometer with the Goldmann applanation tonometer by experienced and inexperienced tonometrists
    L M Abraham
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, South Australian Institute of Ophthalmology, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Eye (Lond) 22:503-6. 2008
    ..To assess the agreement between ICare rebound tonometer and Goldmann applanation tonometer in the hands of experienced and inexperienced tonometrists...
  10. ncbi Variation of 24-hour intraocular pressure in healthy individuals: right eye versus left eye
    John H K Liu
    Hamilton Glaucoma Center and Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0946, USA
    Ophthalmology 112:1670-5. 2005
    ..We evaluated whether or not 24-hour variations of IOP in the two eyes are similar in healthy individuals...
  11. ncbi Acute effects of glaucoma medications on rat intraocular pressure
    Iok Hou Pang
    Alcon Research, Ltd, Fort Worth, TX 76134, USA
    Exp Eye Res 80:207-14. 2005
    ..In the rat, Betoptic S, but not pilocarpine, lowered IOP. Xalatan initially increased then decreased IOP...
  12. ncbi Progression to end-stage glaucoma after laser in situ keratomileusis
    Naazli M Shaikh
    Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 28:356-9. 2002
    ..In both cases, corneal edema from the acute rise in intraocular pressure (IOP) caused inaccurate IOP measurement by standard methods. The inability to recognize glaucoma early may have resulted in significant irreversible vision loss...
  13. ncbi Dynamic contour tonometry: presentation of a new tonometer
    Hartmut E Kanngiesser
    Research and Development, Swiss Microtechnology AG, Port, Switzerland
    J Glaucoma 14:344-50. 2005
    ..We present a new principle of direct, continuous, and transcorneal intraocular pressure measurement, describe its theoretical foundation, and evaluate its application on the basis of an in vitro model...
  14. ncbi Central corneal thickness in adult Chinese. Association with ocular and general parameters. The Beijing Eye Study
    Haitao Zhang
    Beijing Institute of Ophthalmology, Beijing Tongren Hospital, Capital University of Medical Science, Beijing, China
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 246:587-92. 2008
    ..To evaluate the distribution of central corneal thickness and its associations in the adult Chinese population...
  15. ncbi Effect of corneal thickness on intraocular pressure measurements with the pneumotonometer, Goldmann applanation tonometer, and Tono-Pen
    Archana Bhan
    Division of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Queens Medical Centre, Derby Road, Nottingham NG7 2UH, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 43:1389-92. 2002
    ..To compare intraocular pressure (IOP) measurements of the Ocular Blood Flow (OBF) pneumotonometer, Goldmann applanation tonometer, and Tono-Pen in eyes with normal corneas of various thicknesses...
  16. ncbi Inter-instrument agreement and influence of central corneal thickness on measurements with Goldmann, pneumotonometer and noncontact tonometer in glaucomatous eyes
    Viney Gupta
    Dr Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110 029, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 54:261-5. 2006
    ..The effect of central corneal thickness (CCT) on IOP measurement in chronic glaucomatous eyes using the three different tonometers was also evaluated...
  17. ncbi Comparison of dynamic contour tonometry with goldmann applanation tonometry
    Claude Kaufmann
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:3118-21. 2004
    ....
  18. ncbi Comparison of dynamic contour tonometry with goldman applanation tonometry over a wide range of central corneal thickness
    Aoife Doyle
    Institut du Glaucome Fondation, Hopital St Joseph, Paris, France
    J Glaucoma 14:288-92. 2005
    ..To compare dynamic contour tonometry with Goldmann applanation tonometry in structurally normal corneas over a wide range of central corneal thickness (CCT)...
  19. ncbi Reproducibility of measurements with a new slit lamp-mounted ocular blood flow tonograph
    C W Spraul
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ulm, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 236:274-9. 1998
    ..To assess the reliability of measurements of intraocular pressure (i.o.p.), pulse amplitude (PA), and pulsatile ocular blood flow (POBF) and the validity of measurements of IOP with a new ocular blood flow tonograph...
  20. ncbi Estimation of intraocular pressure in rabbits with commonly used tonometers
    Ana C Acosta
    Ophthalmic Biophysics Center, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, 1638 NW10th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 38:43-9. 2007
    ..To validate accuracy and reproducibility of the Perkins tonometer, pneumatonometer, and Tono-Pen XL (Medtronic Solan, Jacksonville, FL) in estimating intraocular pressure (IOP) in rabbits...
  21. pmc Ocular pulse amplitude is reduced in patients with advanced retinitis pigmentosa
    K G Schmidt
    Nuffield Laboratory of Ophthalmology, Walton Street, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 85:678-82. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether choroidal perfusion is reduced in RP and whether this is correlated with the stage of disease...
  22. ncbi Fluctuation of intraocular pressure and glaucoma progression in the early manifest glaucoma trial
    Boel Bengtsson
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Ophthalmology, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Ophthalmology 114:205-9. 2007
    ..To investigate whether increased fluctuation of intraocular pressure (IOP) is an independent factor for glaucoma progression...
  23. ncbi Relationship between corneal thickness and measured intraocular pressure in a general ophthalmology clinic
    S Shah
    Eye Department, Royal Bolton Hospital, England
    Ophthalmology 106:2154-60. 1999
    ..To assess whether central corneal thickness (CCT) is a confounding factor in the classification of patients attending for glaucoma assessment in a district general hospital...
  24. ncbi Comparison of invasive and non-invasive tonometry in the mouse
    Christy A Morris
    Department of Ophthalmology, Hamilton Glaucoma Center, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0946, USA
    Exp Eye Res 82:1094-9. 2006
    ..Despite these limitations, the rebound tonometer has a significant advantage over cannulation tonometry in that it permits longitudinal IOP measurement in conscious mice...
  25. ncbi Accuracy of intraocular pressure measurements in new zealand white rabbits
    K Sheng Lim
    Glaucoma Service, Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, UK
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 46:2419-23. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to establish the most reliable technique, from several currently available methods, of measuring IOP in New Zealand White rabbits...
  26. ncbi Noninvasive measurement of rodent intraocular pressure with a rebound tonometer
    Wan Heng Wang
    Alcon Research, Ltd, Fort Worth, Texas 76134, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 46:4617-21. 2005
    ..The present study evaluated the applicability of a rebound tonometer in measuring intraocular pressure (IOP) in rats and mice...
  27. ncbi Intraocular pressure measurement-comparison of dynamic contour tonometry and goldmann applanation tonometry
    Evelin Schneider
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Wuerzburg, Josef Schneider, Wuerzburg, Germany
    J Glaucoma 15:2-6. 2006
    ..We also considered preferential patient groups for both methods...
  28. ncbi Comparison of Proview phosphene tonometry with Goldmann applanation tonometry
    Scott J Morledge-Hampton
    Eye Foundation of Kansas City, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, MO 64108, USA
    Can J Ophthalmol 41:722-6. 2006
    ..To compare intraocular pressures obtained using a handheld pressure phosphene tonometer (PPT) (Proview, Bausch & Lomb Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Tampa, Fla.) with Goldmann applanation tonometry...
  29. ncbi Intraocular pressure, Goldmann applanation tension, corneal thickness, and corneal curvature in Caucasians, Asians, Hispanics, and African Americans
    Mitsugu Shimmyo
    Department of Clinical Ophthalmology, New York Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 136:603-13. 2003
    ..If differences are present, they may alter GAT reading, diagnosis, and management of glaucoma in the population...
  30. ncbi Blindness and vision impairment in a rural south Indian population: the Aravind Comprehensive Eye Survey
    R D Thulasiraj
    Aravind Eye Care System and Lions Aravind Institute for Community Ophthalmology, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
    Ophthalmology 110:1491-8. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence of blindness and vision impairment in a rural population of southern India...
  31. pmc Factors affecting pulsatile ocular blood flow in normal subjects
    F Mori
    Department of Ophthalmology, Asahikawa Medical College, Midorigaoka Higashi 2 1 1 1, Asahikawa 078 8510, Japan
    Br J Ophthalmol 85:529-30. 2001
    ..The factors that influence pulsatile ocular blood flow (POBF) were evaluated in normal subjects...
  32. ncbi Effect of pneumatic suction ring placement on intraocular pressure in cats
    B Li
    Dean A McGee Eye Institute, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, Okla, USA
    Ophthalmic Res 33:271-5. 2001
    ..To determine the effect of placing a pneumatic suction ring on intraocular pressure (IOP) in the cat and to design an improved method to generate a stable elevation of IOP...
  33. ncbi Ex vivo evaluation of Tono-Pen and pneumotonometry in cat eyes
    Josef Stoiber
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida 33136, USA
    Ophthalmic Res 38:13-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the validity and intraobserver reliability of intraocular pressure (IOP) measurements with both pneumotonometry and the Tono-Pen in a closed ex vivo system in cat eyes...
  34. ncbi Correlation of asymmetric glaucomatous visual field damage and water-drinking test response
    Remo Susanna
    Glaucoma Service, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:641-4. 2006
    ..To determine whether there is a correlation between asymmetric glaucomatous visual field (VF) damage and water-drinking test (WDT) response...
  35. ncbi [Reproducibility of measurement of ocular pulse amplitude and intraocular pressure using Smartlens]
    A Vogel
    Universitats Augenklinik, Langenbeckstrasse 1, 55131 Mainz
    Ophthalmologe 98:944-9. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the intra- and interobserver variability and reliability of intraocular pressure and ocular pulse amplitude measurements using SmartLens...
  36. ncbi The short-term effect of latanoprost on intraocular pressure and pulsatile ocular blood flow
    Gerasimos T Georgopoulos
    Department of Ophthalmology, Medical School, Athens University, Greece
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 80:54-8. 2002
    ..Any reduction in ocular blood flow due to topical antiglaucoma treatment should therefore be avoided. This study aimed to evaluate the short-term effect of local latanoprost application on ocular hemodynamics...
  37. ncbi Clinical comparison of two intraocular pressure measurement methods: SmartLens dynamic observing tonography versus Goldmann
    R Troost
    Coordination Centre for Clinical Trials, University of Mainz, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 239:889-92. 2001
    ..To compare intraocular pressure measurements obtained with SmartLens, a gonioscopic contact lens, to those from Goldmann applanation tonometry...
  38. ncbi Contact lens tonometry--application in humans
    B Entenmann
    University Eye Department, Universitatsspital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 38:2447-51. 1997
    ..To establish a standard clinical procedure for measuring intraocular pressure (Po) with the contact lens tonometer (CLT), to demonstrate possibilities for analyzing ocular pulsation and performing ophthalmodynamometry...
  39. ncbi [Measurement of intraocular pressure using the Tono-Pen in comparison with Goldmann applanation tonometry - a clinical study in 100 eyes]
    Christoph M E Deuter
    Universitäts Augenklinik Tübingen, Abteilung I Erkrankungen des vorderen und hinteren Augenabschnittes, Tubingen, Germany
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 219:138-42. 2002
    ..In clinical practice ophthalmologists often need a tonometer which is independent of a slit lamp. Such a hand-held device is the Tono-Pen. We compared the precision of two equal Tono-Pens with Goldmann applanation tonometry...
  40. ncbi Effects of central corneal thickness and corneal curvature on the intraocular pressure measurement by Goldmann applanation tonometer and ocular blood flow pneumatonometer
    Tarek A Saleh
    Taunton and Somerset Hospital, Musgrove Park, Taunton, UK
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 34:516-20. 2006
    ..To assess the effects of central corneal thickness (CCT) and corneal curvature (CC) on the measurements of intraocular pressure (IOP) using Goldmann applanation tonometer (GAT) and the ocular blood flow pneumatonometer (OBFT)...
  41. ncbi Agreement of rebound tonometer in measuring intraocular pressure with three types of applanation tonometers
    Makoto Nakamura
    Division of Ophthalmology, Department of Organs Therapeutics, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 142:332-4. 2006
    ....
  42. ncbi An evaluation of the rate of nonresponders to latanoprost therapy
    Luca Rossetti
    San Paolo Hospital, University of Milan, Italy
    J Glaucoma 15:238-43. 2006
    ..To determine the proportion of patients with primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) or ocular hypertension (OH) who do not respond to latanoprost therapy...
  43. ncbi Keratometry, optic disc dimensions, and degree and progression of glaucomatous optic nerve damage
    Jost B Jonas
    Department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Clinical Medicine Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    J Glaucoma 15:206-12. 2006
    ..To evaluate whether keratometric readings as a measure of corneal shape are associated with optic disc dimensions and with the degree and rate of perimetric progression of chronic open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension...
  44. ncbi A 6-week, double-masked, parallel-group study of the efficacy and safety of travoprost 0.004% compared with latanoprost 0:005%/timolol 0.5% in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension
    Wendy A Franks
    Glaucoma Research Unit, Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Clin Ther 28:332-9. 2006
    ..004% eyedrops with the fixed combination of latanoprost 0.005%/timolol 0.5% eyedrops in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension...
  45. ncbi A 1-year study to compare the efficacy and safety of once-daily travoprost 0.004%/timolol 0.5% to once-daily latanoprost 0.005%/timolol 0.5% in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension
    F Topouzis
    II Department of Ophthalmology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Periferiaki Odos Thessalonikis, Thessaloniki 56403, Greece
    Eur J Ophthalmol 17:183-90. 2007
    ..004%/timolol 0.5% ophthalmic solution (Trav/Tim) to latanoprost 0.005%/timolol 0.5% ophthalmic solution (Lat/Tim), dosed once daily in the morning, in patients with open-angle glaucoma (OAG) or ocular hypertension (OH)...
  46. ncbi Correlation between intraocular pressure, central corneal thickness, stage of glaucoma, and demographic patient data: prospective analysis of biophysical parameters in tertiary glaucoma practice populations
    Christoph Kniestedt
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Glaucoma 15:91-7. 2006
    ..To determine the correlation of central corneal thickness (CCT) to Goldmann applanation tonometry (GAT) and dynamic contour tonometry (DCT, PASCAL), and to glaucoma stage as assessed by cup-to-disc ratio (CDR)...
  47. ncbi Central corneal thickness and corneal hysteresis associated with glaucoma damage
    Nathan G Congdon
    Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:868-75. 2006
    ..We sought to measure the impact of central corneal thickness (CCT), a possible risk factor for glaucoma damage, and corneal hysteresis, a proposed measure of corneal resistance to deformation, on various indicators of glaucoma damage...
  48. ncbi Comparison of the effects of latanoprost, travoprost, and bimatoprost on circadian intraocular pressure in patients with glaucoma or ocular hypertension
    Nicola Orzalesi
    Eye Clinic, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Odontoiatry, University of Milan San Paolo Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Ophthalmology 113:239-46. 2006
    ..To compare 24-hour reduction in intraocular pressure (IOP) by latanoprost 0.005%, travoprost 0.004%, and bimatoprost 0.03% in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) or ocular hypertension (OH)...
  49. ncbi Effect of corneal thickness on dynamic contour, rebound, and goldmann tonometry
    Jose M Martinez-de-la-Casa
    Hospital Clínico San Carlos and Instituto de Investigaciones Oftalmológicas Ramon Castroviejo, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    Ophthalmology 113:2156-62. 2006
    ..The effects of corneal thickness on the measures obtained using each of the 3 tonometers also were examined...
  50. ncbi Comparison of dynamic contour tonometry and goldmann applanation tonometry in glaucoma patients and healthy subjects
    Lorenz Barleon
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Am J Ophthalmol 142:583-90. 2006
    ....
  51. ncbi Does peak intraocular pressure measured by water drinking test reflect peak circadian levels? A pilot study
    Rajesh S Kumar
    Glaucoma Services, Sydney Hospital and Sydney Eye Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 36:312-5. 2008
    ..To determine whether there is a correlation between peak intraocular pressure (IOP) measured after water drinking test (WDT) and patient's peak daytime IOP...
  52. ncbi Comparison of Pentacam Scheimpflug camera with ultrasound pachymetry and noncontact specular microscopy in measuring central corneal thickness
    Miyuki Fujioka
    Division of Ophthalmology, Department of Organs Therapeutics, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, 7 5 2 Kusunoki cho, Chuo Ku, Kobe 650 0017, Japan
    Curr Eye Res 32:89-94. 2007
    ....
  53. ncbi Corneal hysteresis but not corneal thickness correlates with optic nerve surface compliance in glaucoma patients
    Anthony P Wells
    Capital Eye Specialists, Wellington, New Zealand
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:3262-8. 2008
    ..To investigate relationships between acute intraocular pressure (IOP)-induced optic nerve head surface deformation and corneal hysteresis and thickness in glaucomatous and nonglaucomatous human eyes...
  54. ncbi Intraocular pressure elevation within the first 24 hours after cataract surgery in patients with glaucoma or exfoliation syndrome
    Hani Levkovitch-Verbin
    Goldschleger Eye Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Ophthalmology 115:104-8. 2008
    ..To investigate whether eyes with glaucoma or exfoliation syndrome without glaucoma are prone to exhibit intraocular pressure (IOP) elevation shortly after cataract surgery and, if so, whether timolol maleate 0.5% reduces these spikes...
  55. ncbi A 6-week, multicenter, randomized, double-masked, parallel-group study comparing travoprost 0.004% to latanoprost 0.005% followed by 6-week, open-label treatment with travoprost 0.004%
    Eugenio Maul
    Pontificia Universidad Catolica, Santiago, Chile
    Clin Ther 29:1915-23. 2007
    ..004% versus latanoprost 0.005% for 6 weeks followed by 6 weeks of once-daily travoprost 0.004% in decreasing intraocular pressure (IOP) in patients with open-angle glaucoma (OAG) or ocular hypertension (OH)...
  56. ncbi Meta-analysis of 24-hour intraocular pressure studies evaluating the efficacy of glaucoma medicines
    William C Stewart
    PRN Pharmaceutical Research Network, LLC, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:1117-1122.e1. 2008
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  57. ncbi Comparison of the 24-hour intraocular pressure-lowering effects of latanoprost and dorzolamide/timolol fixed combination after 2 and 6 months of treatment
    Anastasios G P Konstas
    Glaucoma Unit, First University Department of Ophthalmology, AHEPA Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Ophthalmology 115:99-103. 2008
    ..To evaluate the 24-hour intraocular pressure (IOP)-lowering effect of latanoprost and the dorzolamide/timolol fixed combination (DTFC) after 2 and 6 months of treatment...
  58. ncbi [Prostaglandin analogues and central corneal thickness]
    C Stefan
    Spitalul Clinic de Urgenta Militar Central, Clinica de Oftalmologie
    Oftalmologia 51:95-9. 2007
    ..MMP's were found in cornea and their activation could change the central corneal thickness (CCT)...
  59. ncbi Duration of IOP reduction with travoprost BAK-free solution
    Ronald L Gross
    Ophthalmology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Glaucoma 17:217-22. 2008
    ..To compare the duration of action of travoprost ophthalmic solution 0.004% (Travatan Z) formulated without benzalkonium chloride (BAK) to travoprost ophthalmic solution 0.004% formulated with BAK (Travatan)...
  60. ncbi A randomized, crossover, open label pilot study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of Xalatan in comparison with generic Latanoprost (Latoprost) in subjects with primary open angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension
    Arun Narayanaswamy
    Medical Research Foundation, Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 55:127-31. 2007
    ..To compare the efficacy and tolerability of Xalatan with generic latanoprost (Latoprost) in subjects with primary open angle glaucoma (POAG) or ocular hypertension (OH)...
  61. ncbi Intraocular pressure and ocular pulse amplitude comparisons in different types of glaucoma using dynamic contour tonometry
    Omar S Punjabi
    University of California, San Francisco UCSF School of Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA
    Curr Eye Res 31:851-62. 2006
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  62. ncbi Assessment of true intraocular pressure: the gap between theory and practical data
    Etsuo Chihara
    Sensho kai Eye Institute, Kyoto, Japan
    Surv Ophthalmol 53:203-18. 2008
    ..Thereafter, new tonometers such as the dynamic contour tonometer, the rebound tonometer, and the ocular response analyzer were compared with the Goldmann applanation tonometer and other popular tonometers...
  63. ncbi Relationship between central corneal thickness and changes of optic nerve head topography and blood flow after intraocular pressure reduction in open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension
    Mark R Lesk
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:1568-72. 2006
    ..To investigate changes in optic nerve head topography and blood flow after therapeutic intraocular pressure reduction and to correlate them with central corneal thickness...
  64. ncbi Corneal thickness- and age-related biomechanical properties of the cornea measured with the ocular response analyzer
    Aachal Kotecha
    Glaucoma Research Unit, Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:5337-47. 2006
    ..In the validation study, the purposes were to investigate the association between CH and both age and central corneal thickness (CCT) and the agreement between ORA and Goldmann applanation tonometer (GAT) IOP measurements...
  65. ncbi A comparison of long-term intraocular pressure fluctuation in patients treated with bimatoprost or latanoprost
    Steven T Simmons
    Glaucoma Consultants of the Capital Region, 1240 New Scotland Road, Slingerlands, NY 12159, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 146:473-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate long-term intraocular pressure (IOP) fluctuation in patients with glaucoma or ocular hypertension treated with bimatoprost or latanoprost...
  66. ncbi Comparison of ocular hypotensive effect and safety of brinzolamide and timolol added to latanoprost
    Katsuya Miura
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mie University School of Medicine, Tsu, Japan
    J Glaucoma 17:233-7. 2008
    ..To compare the ocular hypotensive effect and safety of brinzolamide and timolol added to latanoprost monotherapy...
  67. ncbi The efficacy and safety of timolol maleate versus brinzolamide each given twice daily added to travoprost in patients with ocular hypertension or primary open-angle glaucoma
    G Hollo
    Department of Ophthalmology, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    Eur J Ophthalmol 16:816-23. 2006
    ..To compare the efficacy and safety of timolol maleate 0.5% versus brinzolamide 1% when added to travoprost 0.004% in patients with ocular hypertension or primary open-angle glaucoma...
  68. ncbi Dorzolamide/timolol fixed combination versus latanoprost/timolol fixed combination in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension
    Barbara Cvenkel
    University Eye Clinic Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Curr Eye Res 33:163-8. 2008
    ..The efficacy of dorzolamide/timolol fixed combination (DTFC) versus latanoprost/timolol fixed combination (LTFC) in open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertensive patients...
  69. ncbi Twice-daily 0.2% brimonidine-0.5% timolol fixed-combination therapy vs monotherapy with timolol or brimonidine in patients with glaucoma or ocular hypertension: a 12-month randomized trial
    Mark B Sherwood
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:1230-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the intraocular pressure (IOP)-lowering efficacy and safety of a fixed combination of 0.2% brimonidine tartrate and 0.5% timolol maleate (fixed brimonidine-timolol) compared with the component medications...
  70. ncbi Central corneal thickness: will one measurement suffice?
    Louisa Wickham
    Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Ophthalmology 112:225-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate the measurement of central corneal thickness (CCT) in a cohort of glaucoma patients over a 3-month period. Measurements were then applied to the criteria described in the Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study (OHTS)...
  71. ncbi Efficacy of latanoprost and timolol maleate in black and white patients
    Naris Kitnarong
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    Adv Ther 21:203-13. 2004
    ....
  72. ncbi Central corneal thickness and its relationship to intraocular pressure in children
    Kelly W Muir
    Duke University Eye Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Ophthalmology 111:2220-3. 2004
    ....
  73. ncbi Central corneal thickness and measured IOP response to topical ocular hypotensive medication in the Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study
    James D Brandt
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:717-22. 2004
    ..To determine whether central corneal thickness (CCT) correlates with measured intraocular pressure (IOP) response to topical ocular hypotensive medication in the Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study (OHTS)...
  74. ncbi Comparison of the nocturnal effects of once-daily timolol and latanoprost on intraocular pressure
    John H K Liu
    Hamilton Glaucoma Center and Department of Ophthalmology, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0946, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:389-95. 2004
    ..To compare the nocturnal effects of once-daily timolol and latanoprost on intraocular pressure (IOP) in patients with ocular hypertension or early glaucomatous changes...
  75. ncbi Effect of bimatoprost on patients with primary open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension who are nonresponders to latanoprost
    Stefano A Gandolfi
    Glaucoma Service, Institute of Ophthalmology, University of Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Ophthalmology 110:609-14. 2003
    ..To test the efficacy of bimatoprost 0.03% 2D for lowering intraocular pressure (IOP) in patients affected by primary open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension who did not respond to treatment with latanoprost 0.005% 2D...
  76. ncbi Varying effects of corneal thickness on intraocular pressure measurements with different tonometers
    Y C Ko
    Department of Ophthalmology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Eye (Lond) 19:327-32. 2005
    ....
  77. ncbi Effects of betaxolol and latanoprost on ocular blood flow and visual fields in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma
    E F Erkin
    Department of Ophthalmology, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    Eur J Ophthalmol 14:211-9. 2004
    ..To evaluate the effects of betaxolol and latanoprost on ocular blood flow and visual fields in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) by means of an observer-masked, prospective clinical study...
  78. ncbi [Efficiency of brimonidine 0.2% and dorzolamide 2% as adjunctive therapy to beta-blockers]
    C Carrasco Font
    Hospital Fundación Alcorcón, Madrid
    Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol 79:163-8. 2004
    ..To evaluate the clinical efficiency and tolerability of brimonidine and dorzolamide twice daily as an adjunctive therapy for glaucoma patients with an inadequate response to beta-blockers therapy...
  79. ncbi Effect of bimatoprost on ocular circulation in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension
    Cengiz Akarsu
    Cagdaş Sokak 37 13, 06130 Aydinlikevler, Ankara, Turkey
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 242:814-8. 2004
    ..To study the effect of bimatoprost 0.03% (Lumigan) on ocular hemodynamics in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension...
  80. ncbi Clinical performance of non-contact tonometry by Reichert AT550 in glaucomatous patients
    J Jorge
    Department of Physics Optometry, School of Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
    Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 23:503-6. 2003
    ..This validates this NCT not only for screening of IOP but to follow-up glaucomatous patients with a rapid, non-invasive method...
  81. ncbi Central corneal thickness on GAT (Goldman applanation tonometry accuracy)
    Richard Stodtmeister
    J Glaucoma 11:543. 2002
  82. ncbi Re: Central corneal thickness, tonometry, and ocular dimensions in glaucoma and ocular hypertension
    Richard Stodtmeister
    J Glaucoma 11:371-2; author reply 372. 2002
  83. pmc Ocular pulse amplitude in patients with open angle glaucoma, normal tension glaucoma, and ocular hypertension
    O Schwenn
    Augenklinik der Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz Department of Ophthalmology, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    Br J Ophthalmol 86:981-4. 2002
    ..Furthermore, the authors examined whether there were any correlations with blood pressure...
  84. ncbi Randomized clinical trial of latanoprost and unoprostone in patients with elevated intraocular pressure
    Henry D Jampel
    Department of Ophthalmology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 9205, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 134:863-71. 2002
    ..To compare the intraocular pressure (IOP)-lowering effect and safety of latanoprost 0.005% once daily with that of unoprostone 0.15% twice daily for patients with primary open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension...
  85. ncbi Latanoprost or brimonidine as treatment for elevated intraocular pressure: multicenter trial in the United States
    Carl B Camras
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68198 5540, USA
    J Glaucoma 14:161-7. 2005
    ..To compare the efficacy and tolerability of latanoprost or brimonidine in patients with elevated intraocular pressure (IOP)...
  86. ncbi [Tonometry in change. From indentation and applanation to contour adaptation]
    H Kanngiesser
    SMT AG, Port, Schweiz
    Ophthalmologe 102:849-55. 2005
    ..Dependence of the DCT on biomechanical properties of the cornea is substantially smaller than with traditional tonometers that applanate or indent the cornea...
  87. ncbi [Glaucoma diagnostics and corneal thickness]
    J von Eicken
    Augenklinik, Dietrich Bonhoeffer Klinikum, Neubrandenburg
    Ophthalmologe 102:840-8. 2005
    ..The correction according to Orssengo and Pye and further developments in tonometry may offer alternatives for better estimation of intraocular pressure...
  88. ncbi Clinical comparison of contour and applanation tonometry and their relationship to pachymetry
    Christoph Kniestedt
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of California San Francisco, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 123:1532-7. 2005
    ..To compare intraocular pressure readings of recently introduced dynamic contour tonometry (DCT) with pneumatonometry (PTG) and Goldmann applanation tonometry (GAT) and to correlate central corneal thickness (CCT) with these readings...
  89. ncbi Central corneal thickness and glaucoma in aphakic and pseudophakic children
    John W Simon
    Department of Ophthalmology Lions Eye Institute Albany Medical College Albany, New York, USA
    J AAPOS 9:326-9. 2005
    ..Although IOP may be falsely elevated by increased central corneal thickness, central corneal thickness (CCT) values have not been reported in this population...
  90. ncbi Three portable tonometers, the TGDc-01, the ICARE and the Tonopen XL, compared with each other and with Goldmann applanation tonometry*
    Liane H van der Jagt
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Groningen Medical Center, PO Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 25:429-35. 2005
    ..Corneal thickness could not explain the differences between an IOP measured with the portable tonometers and an IOP measured with the Goldmann tonometer. Patient comfort was slightly higher for ICARE when compared with the Tonopen...
  91. ncbi Reproducibility and clinical evaluation of rebound tonometry
    Jose M Martinez-de-la-Casa
    Hospital Clinico San Carlos, Madrid, Instituto de Investigaciones Oftalmologicas Ramon Castroviejo, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 46:4578-80. 2005
    ..To establish the reproducibility of a rebound tonometer in humans and the effect of corneal thickness on measurements, comparing it with Goldmann applanation tonometer...
  92. ncbi Efficacy and safety of bimatoprost in patients with elevated intraocular pressure: a 30-day comparison with latanoprost
    H DuBiner
    Clayton Eye Center, Morrow, GA, USA
    Surv Ophthalmol 45:S353-60. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: At the end of this 30-day trial, once-daily bimatoprost 0.03% provided better diurnal IOP control than latanoprost and was safe and well tolerated in patients with ocular hypertension and glaucoma...
  93. ncbi Central corneal thickness, tonometry, and ocular dimensions in glaucoma and ocular hypertension
    R P Singh
    Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Glaucoma 10:206-10. 2001
    ..When corneal thickness is markedly different from normal, the clinician may need to factor this into diagnosis and management...
  94. ncbi Central corneal thickness and measured IOP response to topical ocular hypotensive medication in the Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study
    Mitsugu Shimmyo
    Am J Ophthalmol 139:1148; author reply 1148-9. 2005
  95. pmc The relative effects of corneal thickness and age on Goldmann applanation tonometry and dynamic contour tonometry
    A Kotecha
    Glaucoma Research Unit, Moorfields Eye Hospital, 162 City Road, London EC1V 2PD, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 89:1572-5. 2005
    ....
  96. ncbi [Clinical and progressive features of macular hemorrhage secondary to retinal artery macroaneurysms]
    I Zghal-Mokni
    Institut Hedi Raies d Ophtalmologie, Tunis, Tunisia
    J Fr Ophtalmol 30:150-4. 2007
    ..A poor visual prognosis is usually reported in subretinal hemorrhage. We reported the observation of four patients with macular hemorrhage secondary to ruptured RAM...
  97. ncbi Phenotype of DFNA11: a nonsyndromic hearing loss caused by a myosin VIIA mutation
    Yuya Tamagawa
    Department of Otolaryngology, Jichi Medical School, Minamikawachi, Japan
    Laryngoscope 112:292-7. 2002
    ....
  98. ncbi Development and modelling of arterial applanation tonometry: a review
    Koen Matthys
    Institute Biomedical Technology IBITECH, Hydraulics Laboratory, Ghent University, Belgium
    Technol Health Care 10:65-76. 2002
    ..Inspired by ocular tonometry used for eye disease diagnosis, G.L. Pressman and P.M...
  99. ncbi Noninvasive measurements of central arterial pressure and distensibility by arterial applanation tonometry with a generalized transfer function: implications for nursing
    P S Tsai
    University of Florida College of Nursing, Gainesville, 32610-0197, USA
    Heart Lung 30:437-44. 2001
    ..Finally, it addresses the application of arterial applanation tonometry in nursing research and practice...
  100. ncbi Estrogen receptor beta gene polymorphism and intraocular pressure elevation in female patients with primary open-angle glaucoma
    Fumihiko Mabuchi
    Department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Yamanashi, Chuo, Yamanashi, Japan
    Am J Ophthalmol 149:826-30.e1-2. 2010
    ..To assess whether the genetic polymorphisms of estrogen receptor beta (ESR2) are associated with primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG)...
  101. ncbi Effect of corneal thickness on the accuracy of intraocular pressure measurement in rabbits after excimer laser photoablation
    J Stahl
    Department of Ophthalmology, Scott and White Memorial Hospital and Clinic, Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, College of Medicine, Temple 76508, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 26:736-43. 2000
    ..To determine whether intraocular pressure (IOP) measurements using pneumotonometry and Tono-Pen tonometry are accurate after excimer laser photoablation of the central cornea in rabbits...

Research Grants37

  1. OCULAR MELANOMA
    Judy Kim; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Standardized clinical and data collection procedures will be employed, and standardized forms will be used in all centers. Central training and certification of all study staff will be required. ..
  2. Improving the Quality of Diabetes Eye Care
    Paul Lee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The insights from the study results should be applicable to other areas of diabetes care and health care in general. ..
  3. REGULATION OF INTRAOCULAR PRESSURE AND OCULAR BLOOD FLOW
    John Liu; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..New knowledge of ocular blood flow and lOP in patients would have implications for the better diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma. ..
  4. OCULAR HYPERTENSION TREATMENT STUDY (OHTS)
    James Brandt; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  5. LIFE AND DEATH OF RETINAL GANGLION CELLS
    Vittorio Porciatti; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Such outcomes are significant, since exploiting an animal model for testing neuroprotective strategies that preserve visual function is an important component of future research on treatments for glaucoma. ..
  6. Linkage Studies of Quantitative Ocular Traits
    Barbara Klein; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Subsequent follow-up with fine mapping of areas of interest in the genome is planned. ..
  7. DATA COORDINATING CENTER FOR EARLY GLAUCOMA TRIAL
    M Leske; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  8. Family Clustering of Incidence & Progression of Cataract
    Barbara Klein; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We currently have no funds to support the proposed analyses. We believe this project offers the possibility of examining important hypotheses in a large group of families in a population-based framework. ..
  9. PROGRESSION OF NUCLEAR DENSITY OVER A 10-YEAR INTERVAL
    Barbara Klein; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  10. Cannabinoid Receptors and Novel Antiglaucoma Drugs
    Zhao Hui Song; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These studies should also contribute to our understanding of the homeostasis of aqueous humor outflow and may lead to the development of better therapeutic agents for lowering IOP. ..
  11. The Molecular Basis of Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome
    Pratap Challa; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The Ophthalmology department at Duke University is an ideal setting for training physician-scientists and has an established track record of strong support for promising clinician-scientists. ..
  12. Fluid Movement across Conjunctiva: Stimulation and Regulation
    OSCAR CANDIA; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These studies may provide the groundwork for the design of future treatment modalities for dry-eye syndromes. ..
  13. OCULAR HYPERTENSION TREATMENT STUDY (OHTS)
    Ronald Gross; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  14. OCULAR HYPERTENSION TREATMENT STUDY (OHTS)
    David Herman; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Documentation is provided of the capabilities of the proposed investigators and their staff for the performance of the study in accord with the details of the OHTS Manual of Procedures." ..
  15. OCULAR HEMODYNAMICS IN GLAUCOMA
    Juan Grunwald; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..If hemodynamic abnormalities are present, then attention can be focused on altering the optic nerve circulation as a means of treating glaucoma. ..
  16. Structure and Function of CB2 Cannabinoid Receptor
    Zhao Hui Song; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The drugs that specifically targeted at CB2 should be devoid of psvchoactive side effects of marijuana. ..
  17. Diagnostic Innovations in Glaucoma: Clinical Electrophysiology
    Christopher Bowd; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Findings will be important to the clinical community for determining future evidence-based changes in standard of care for glaucoma diagnosis and monitoring. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  18. Choroidal circulation in age related macular degeneration
    Juan Grunwald; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In addition, the knowledge gained through this investigation could also help in the identification of patients at risk of developing choroidal neovascularization, thus enabling earlier treatment. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  19. Genomic Convergence in Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
    R Allingham; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Determining the molecular underpinnings of POAG will provide enormous benefits in the search for new diagnostic and treatment approaches to this disease. ..
  20. Complement activation in glaucoma
    John Danias; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Findings from this work will have wider implications for other neurodegenerative disease. ..
  21. Retinal Physiology in Experimental Glaucoma
    CHRISTOPHER PASSAGLIA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The aim of this research is determine how glaucoma affects the neural messages of these cells while the cells are still alive. This information could be used to design novel vision tests that detect the disease at an early stage. ..
  22. Retinopathy in Chronic Renal Insufficiency
    Juan E Grunwald; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  23. GLAUCOMA SURGICAL OUTCOMES STUDY
    Henry Jampel; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The results of the study may allow physicians to reduce the morbidity of glaucoma surgery by altering their indications for surgery, surgical technique, and postoperative follow-up. ..
  24. EARLY DETECTION OF GLAUCOMA DAMAGE
    Henry Jampel; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This assessment of the RTA and NFA will help to establish their utility as outcome measures for clinical management of glaucoma, epidemiological research, and clinical trials. ..
  25. Non-invasive assessment of murine intraocular pressure
    John Danias; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  26. GENETICS OF AGED RELATED CATARACTS IN SALISBURY MARYLAND
    Nathan Congdon; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  27. COLLABORATIVE INITIAL GLAUCOMA TREATMENT STUDY
    Henry Jampel; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  28. Proteomic Studies of Age Related Macular Degeneration
    John Crabb; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results will help establish a firm link between oxidative damage and the pathogenesis of AMD and provide new opportunities for developing strategies and therapies for preventing or limiting the complications of AMD. ..
  29. Genetic Studies of POAG in Ghana, West Africa
    R Allingham; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This dataset can also serve as a foundation for genetic linkage dataset for genome-wide screen to identify new candidate genes and loci in this important population. ..
  30. EARLY MANIFEST GLAUCOMA TRIAL
    Anders Heijl; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..It is expected, that the large scale community screening effort to recruit study participants with as yet undetected glaucoma, will require screening of 20,000 to 30,000 Malmo citizens in appropriate age groups. ..
  31. COLLABORATIVE INITIAL GLAUCOMA TREATMENT STUDY
    Ronald Gross; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  32. PATHOGENESIS OF GLAUCOMATOUS OPTIC NERVE DAMAGE
    Harry Quigley; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Candidate molecules for genetic susceptibility to glaucoma are likely to be identified. ..
  33. COLLABORATIVE INITIAL GLAUCOMA TREATMENT STUDY
    Rohit Varma; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  34. VISUAL CYCLE PROTEINS
    John Crabb; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The proposed studies will lead to a better understanding of the structure, function and regulation of CRALBP and the visual disorders with which at may be associated. ..
  35. Measurement of Fluid Flow Across the Ocular Ciliary Body
    OSCAR CANDIA; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. SOLUTE AND FLUID TRANSPORT ACROSS THE CONJUNCTIVA
    OSCAR CANDIA; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Based on this model, he will devise protocols to modify and possibly reverse the secretory/absorptive properties of the tissue. ..