September 2004 Ophthalmology journal

September 01, 2004

SAN FRANCISCO--Studies from the September 2004 issue of Ophthalmology, the clinical journal of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, are now available. These include:

  • Predictive Factors for Glaucomatous Visual Field Progression in the Advanced Glaucoma Intervention Study
  • Visual Field Loss from Primary Angle-Closure Glaucoma: A Comparative Study of Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Disease
  • Prevalence of Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma in Japanese: The Tajimi Study
  • Hypothyroidism and the Development of Open-Angle Glaucoma in a Male Population
  • Factors Associated with Optic Disc Hemorrhages in Glaucoma
  • Mechanism of Ocular Hypotensive Action of Bimatoprost (Lumigan) in Patients with Ocular Hypertension or Glaucoma
  • Optic Nerve Head Circulation in Nonarteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy and Optic Neuritis
  • Swedish Interactive Thresholding Algorithm Fast for Following Visual Fields in Prepubertal Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Comparison of Deep Lamellar Keratoplasty and Penetrating Keratoplasty in Patients with Keratoconus
  • United States Food and Drug Administration Clinical Trial of the Implantable Contact Lens (ICL) for Moderate to High Myopia: 3-Year Follow-up
  • Comparison of Various Pupil Dilation Methods for Phacoemulsification in Eyes with a Small Pupil Secondary to Pseudoexfoliation
  • Central Surface Curvatures of Postmortem Extracted Intact Human Crystalline Lenses: Implications for Understanding the Mechanism of Accommodation
  • Post-traumatic Endophthalmitis
  • Time Course of Development of Posterior Vitreous Detachment in the Fellow Eye after Development in the First Eye
  • Visual Outcome after Discontinuation of Corticosteroids in Atypical Severe Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Change in Visual Function after Macular Translocation with 360-Degree Retinectomy for Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Photodynamic Therapy of Subfoveal Choroidal Neovascularization with Verteporfin in the Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome: Two-Year Results of an Uncontrolled, Open-Label Clinical Study
  • Intraocular Pressure Variations after Diode Laser Photocoagulation for Threshold Retinopathy of Prematurity
  • Melanocytoma of Optic Disc in 115 Cases: The 2004 Samuel Johnson Memorial Lecture
  • Clinical Survey of 1643 Melanocytic and Nonmelanocytic Conjunctival Tumors
  • Treatment of Recurrent Corneal and Conjunctival Intraepithelial Neoplasia with Topical Interferon Alfa 2b
  • Primary Intraocular Lymphoma: Clinical, Cytologic, and Flow Cytometric Analysis
  • Ocular Complications after Iodine Brachytherapy for Large Uveal Melanomas
  • Ocular Trauma in a Rural South Indian Population: The Aravind Comprehensive Eye Survey (ACES)
  • Lacrimal Outflow Dysgenesis
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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.

    The American Academy of Opthalmology is the world's largest association of eye physicians and surgeons--Eye M.D.s--with more than 27,000 members.

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