Volume 11,Issue 12,2018 Table of Contents

   
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Perspective

Trachoma control: the SAFE strategy
  Lei Tian and Ning-Li Wang
  2018,11(12):1887-1888 [Abstract]  [View PDF(238.65 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  

Basic Research

Serum microRNA-221 as a biomarker for diabetic retinopathy in patients associated with type 2 diabetes
  He-Nan Liu, Xun Li, Na Wu, Meng-Meng Tong, Shuo Chen, Shan-Shan Zhu, Wei Qian and Xiao-Long Chen
  2018,11(12):1889-1894 [Abstract]  [View PDF(538.44 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
In vitro adherence of conjunctival bacteria to different oculoplastic materials
  Alvaro Toribio, Honorina Martínez-Blanco, Leandro Rodríguez-Aparicio, Miguel A. Ferrero, Teresa Marrodán and Isabel Fernández-Natal
  2018,11(12):1895-1901 [Abstract]  [View PDF(1.20 M)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
Ocular surface heat effects on ocular hemodynamics detected by real-time measuring device
  Ting-Ting Li, Guang-Bin Shao, Yu-Long Jiang, Jing-Xuan Wang, Xin-Rong Zhou, Min Ren and Long-Qiu Li
  2018,11(12):1902-1908 [Abstract]  [View PDF(1.65 M)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
The effect on wound healing of pazopanib and bevacizumab compared with corticosteroid in experimental glaucoma filtration surgery
  Sabiha Gungor Kobat, Fatma Ulku Celiker, Adile Ferda Dagli and Kader Kasar
  2018,11(12):1909-1915 [Abstract]  [View PDF(1.51 M)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
Recombination and identification of human alpha B-crystallin
  Rui Wang, Ze-Hua Chen, Yi Wang, Hou-Bin Huang, Si-Jun Fan and Lan-Lan Chen
  2018,11(12):1916-1921 [Abstract]  [View PDF(1.09 M)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  

Clinical Research

Surgical outcome and patient satisfaction after Z-epicanthoplasty and blepharoplasty
  Jing-Yi Zhao, Xiao-Shuang Guo, Guo-Dong Song, Xian-Lei Zong, Xiao-Nan Yang, Le Du, Chen-Zhi Lai, Zuo-Liang Qi and Xiao-Lei Jin
  2018,11(12):1922-1925 [Abstract]  [View PDF(429.01 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
Factors influencing subjective symptoms in dry eye disease
  Hidenaga Kobashi, Kazutaka Kamiya, Takehiko Sambe and Ryutaro Nakagawa
  2018,11(12):1926-1931 [Abstract]  [View PDF(492.30 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
Intracameral lidocaine as supplement to classic topical anesthesia for relieving ocular pain in cataract surgery
  Marcella Nebbioso, Maria Luisa Livani, Valentina Santamaria, Aloisa Librando and Massimiliano Sepe
  2018,11(12):1932-1935 [Abstract]  [View PDF(402.37 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
Effectiveness of 0.1% topical salicylic acid on blepharoconjunctivitis affecting glaucoma patients treated with topical prostaglandin analogues: a prospective randomized trial
  Aloisa Librando, Sandra Cinzia Carlesimo, Giorgio Albanese, Giuseppe Maria Albanese, Raffaele Migliorini and Elena Pacella
  2018,11(12):1936-1940 [Abstract]  [View PDF(543.05 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
XEN® implant and trabeculectomy medium-term quality of life assessment and comparison of results
  Ana Luísa Basílio, Nuno Moura-Coelho, Inês Passos, Mariana Sá Cardoso, Isabel Domingues, Maria Reina, Rita Flores and Teresa Gomes
  2018,11(12):1941-1944 [Abstract]  [View PDF(280.21 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
Long term follow-up of a family with GUCY2D dominant cone dystrophy
  Georgios Tsokolas, Hussein Almuhtaseb, Helen Griffiths, Fatima Shawkat, Reuben J. Pengelly, Sarah Ennis and Andrew Lotery
  2018,11(12):1945-1950 [Abstract]  [View PDF(913.56 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
Treatment of refractory diabetic macular edema with a fluocinolone acetonide implant in vitrectomized and non-vitrectomized eyes
  Alberto La Mantia, Alan Hawrami, Heidi Laviers, Sudeshna Patra and Hadi Zambarakji
  2018,11(12):1951-1956 [Abstract]  [View PDF(1.55 M)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
The thickness and volume of the choroid, outer retinal layers and retinal pigment epithelium layer changes in patients with diabetic retinopathy
  Xiang-Ning Wang, Shu-Ting Li, Wei Li, Yan-Jun Hua and Qiang Wu
  2018,11(12):1957-1962 [Abstract]  [View PDF(1.12 M)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
Relation between preoperative hyperopia and surgical outcome in infantile esotropia
  Haeng Jin Lee, Jeong-Ah Kim, Seong-Joon Kim and Young Suk Yu
  2018,11(12):1963-1967 [Abstract]  [View PDF(354.28 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  

Investigation

Prevalence of visual impairment and related factors in Nangarhar Province of Afghanistan: a cross sectional study
  Mohammad Haris Abdianwall and Bahar Güçiz Doğan
  2018,11(12):1968-1977 [Abstract]  [View PDF(381.99 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
Visual field mean deviation and relevant factors in 928 Chinese retinitis pigmentosa patients
  Hui Ye and Xiao-Ping Xia
  2018,11(12):1978-1983 [Abstract]  [View PDF(317.89 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  

Meta-Analysis

Comparison of bilateral/unilateral lateral rectus recession and unilateral recession-resection for intermittent exotropia: a Meta-analysis
  De-Sheng Song, Zhi-Jun Chen and Jing Qian
  2018,11(12):1984-1993 [Abstract]  [View PDF(1.22 M)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  

Bibliometric Research

Top 100 cited articles in ophthalmic epidemiology between 2006 and 2016
  Lei Liu, Yan Li, Gui-Sen Zhang, Jing-Yang Wu, Shivani Majithia, Yih-Chung Tham, Han Zhang and Lei Chen
  2018,11(12):1994-1998 [Abstract]  [View PDF(358.62 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  

Review

Research progress about the effect and prevention of blue light on eyes
  Zhi-Chun Zhao, Ying Zhou, Gang Tan and Juan Li
  2018,11(12):1999-2003 [Abstract]  [View PDF(290.71 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
Induced pluripotent stem cells as a potential therapeutic source for corneal epithelial stem cells
  Jie Zhu, Mark Slevin, Bao-Qiang Guo and Shou-Rong Zhu
  2018,11(12):2004-2010 [Abstract]  [View PDF(293.16 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
Update on pathology of retinoblastoma
  Lata Singh and Seema Kashyap
  2018,11(12):2011-2016 [Abstract]  [View PDF(317.75 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  

Brief Report

Episcleral brachytherapy as an effective alternative in vasoproliferative tumors
  Marta Para Prieto, Maria Antonia Saornil, Jesús María de Frutos Baraja, Ciro García Alvarez, Patricia Diezhandino García and Francisco López Lara
  2018,11(12):2017-2020 [Abstract]  [View PDF(1.12 M)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  

Letter to the Editor

Successively bilateral cytomegalovirus retinitis in immunocompromised patient with Good’s syndrome
  Feng Hu, Yuan Du and Xiao-Yan Peng
  2018,11(12):2021-2023 [Abstract]  [View PDF(718.37 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
Treatment controversies in a rare case of a simultaneous branch retinal artery and vein occlusion secondary to hyperhomocysteinemia and hypertension
  Panayiotis Christodoulou and Ioannis Katsimpris
  2018,11(12):2024-2026 [Abstract]  [View PDF(741.17 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  
Botulinum toxin augmentation as a sequential procedure for residual esotropia in traumatic sixth nerve palsy
  Hande Taylan Sekeroglu, Kadriye Erkan Turan and Ali Sefik Sanac
  2018,11(12):2027-2028 [Abstract]  [View PDF(537.38 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]
  

Comment and Response

Comment on “Intravitreal dexamethasone implants for diabetic macular edema”
  Dan Călugăru and Mihai Călugăru
  2018,11(12):2029-2032 [Abstract]  [View PDF(335.07 K)]  [PMC FullText]  [HTML]