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January 2005 Ophthalmology Journal

January 07, 2005

SAN FRANCISCO--Studies from the January 2005 issue of Ophthalmology, the clinical journal of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, are now available. These include:
  • Sensitivity and Specificity of the STRATUS OCT for Perimetric Glaucoma
  • PERG Abnormality and Glaucoma
  • Restoration of Retinal Ganglion Cell Function in Early Glaucoma after Intraocular Pressure Reduction: A Pilot Study
  • Configuration of the Drainage Angle, Intraocular Pressure, and Optic Disc Cupping in Subjects with Chronic Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Differences in Optic Disc Topography between Black and White Normal Subjects
  • Knowledge of Chronology of Optic Disc Stereophotographs Influences the Determination of Glaucomatous Change
  • Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Posterior Lamellar Keratoplasty: Initial Studies of Surgical Technique in Eyebank Eyes
  • Stability of Vision, Topography, and Endothelial Cell Density from 1 Year to 2 Years after Deep Lamellar Endothelial Keratoplasty Surgery
  • Incision Sizes before and after Implantation of Foldable Intraocular Lenses with 6-mm Optic Using Monarch and Unfolder Injector Systems
  • Effect of Optic Material on Posterior Capsule Opacification in Intraocular Lenses with Sharp Edge Optics: Randomized Clinical Trial
  • Cortical, but Not Posterior Subcapsular, Cataract Shows Significant Familial Aggregation in an Older Population after Adjustment for Possible Shared Environmental Factors
  • Familial Aggregation of Hyperopia in an Elderly Population of Siblings in Salisbury, Maryland
  • One-Year Multicenter, Double-Masked, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel, Safety, and Efficacy Study of 2% Pirenzepine Ophthalmic Gel in Children with Myopia
  • Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Measurements Are Not Changed after LASIK for High Myopia as Measured by Scanning Laser Polarimetry with Custom Compensation for Anterior Segment Birefringence
  • Comparison of 2 Methods for Estimating Residual Stromal Bed before Repeat LASIK
  • Incidence and Types of Childhood Exotropia: A Population-Based Study
  • Presence of the Abducens Nerve According to the Type of Duane's Retraction Syndrome
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma in the Ocular Adnexal Region
  • Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Evaluation by Optical Coherence Tomography in Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy
  • Five-Year Incidence of Age-Related Maculopathy in the Reykjavik Eye Study
  • Intravitreal Triamcinolone-Induced Elevated IOP Is Associated with the Development of Posterior Subcapsular Cataract
  • Quality of Life after Macular Translocation with 360-Degree Peripheral Retinectomy for Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Vision-Related Quality of Life in Patients with Bilateral Severe Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • A Substitution of G to C in the Cone cGMP-Phosphodiesterase Gamma Subunit Gene Found in a Distinctive Form of Cone Dystrophy
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To receive a copy of these studies, please contact the media relations unit at the American Academy of Ophthalmology at (415) 561-8534, media@aao.org.

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