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PUBLICATIONS in 2009-2010
Department of Ophthalmology

Program Publications

Ophthalmology Residency

LIN P, Shankar SP, Duncan J, Slavotinek A, Stone EM, Rutar T. Retinal vascular abnormalities and dragged maculae in a carrier with a new NDP mutation (c.268delC) that caused severe Norrie disease in the proband,  J AAPOS. 2010 Feb;14(1):93-6.

LIN P, Loh AR, Margolis TP, Acharya NR Cigarette smoking as risk factor for uveitis, Ophthalmology. 2010 Mar;117(3):585-90. Epub 2009 Dec 24.LIN P, O'Brien JM, Frontiers in the management of retinoblastoma, Am J Ophthalmol. 2009 Aug;148(2):192-8. Epub 2009 May 24. Review.

Aldave AJ, Rosenwasser G, Yellore V, Papp J, Sobel E, Pham M, CHEN M, Dandekar S, Sripracha R, Rayner S, Sassani J, Gorin MB. Linkage of Posterior Amorphous Corneal Dystrophy to Chromosome 12q21.33 and Exclusion of Coding Region Mutations in KERA, LUM, DCN, and EPYC. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2010 Mar 31. [Epub ahead of print].

Aldave AJ, Yellore VS, Vo RC, Kamal KM, Rayner SA, Plaisier CL, CHEN MC, Damani MR, Pham MN, Gorin MB, Sobel E, Papp J. Exclusion of positional candidate gene coding region mutations in the common posterior polymorphous corneal distrophy 1 candidate gene interval. Cornea. 2009 Aug;28(7):801-7.

Tweedell A, Mulligan KX, MARTEL JN, Chueh FY, Santomango T, McGuinness OP. Metabolic Response to Endotoxin In-vivo in the Conscious Mouse: Role of Interleukin-6. Metabolism. Accepted Jan 2010. Article in Press.

SHAPIRO BL, Lalitha P, Loh AR, Fothergill AW et alSusceptibility testing and clinical outcome in fungal keratitis, Brit J Ophthal 2010 Mar; 94(3)384-5.

SKALET A.H. and OBrien J. Local Therapy for Retinoblastoma. Spaeth Ophthalmic Surgery Principles and Practices, 4th edition (in press). Fintelmann R.E., Qian Y., SKALET A.H., Jeng B.H. Anterior uveitis associated with high dose Cytosine-Arabinoside. Ocular Immunology and Inflammation (in press).

TAYLOR JB, Fintelmann RE, Jeng BH. Subconjunctival injections and povidone-iodine washings for the treatment of giant fornix syndrome. Cornea. In Press.

TAYLOR JB, Young WO, Rutar T. Posterior subcapsular cataracts in children receiving adrenocornticotropic hormone for infantile spasms. J Child Neurol. Prepublished 2010 Jan; doi:10.1177/0883073809352887


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PRESENTATIONS in 2009-2010
Department of Ophthalmology

Program Presentations

Ophthalmology Residency

 


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PUBLICATIONS in 2008-2009
Department of Ophthalmology

Program Publications

Ophthalmology Residency

DAY S, Hwang TN, Pletcher SD, Bhatki A, McCulley TJ. Interactive image-guided endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Jul-Aug;24(4):338-40.
DAY S, Menke A, Abbott RL. Retinopathy of Prematurity Malpractice Claims: The Ophthalmic Mutual Insurance Company experience. Arch Ophthalmol 2009;127:794-8.
DAY S, Prajna L, Haug S, Fothergill A, Cevallos V, Vijayakumar R, Prajna NV, Acharya NR, McLeod SD, Lietman TM. Activity of antibiotics against Fusarium and Aspergillus. Br J Ophthalmol 2009;93:116-9.
ROFAGHA S, DAY S, Winn BJ, Ou JI, Bhisitkul RB, Chiu CS. Spontaneous resolution of a traumatic cataract caused by an intralenticular foreign body. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008 Jun;34(6):1033-5.
HAN Y, Lam HH, Stewart JM. Endophthalmitis due to inadvertent globe penetration during retrobulbar injection of saline solution for laser in situ keratomileusis. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2009 Jun;35(6):1132-3.
ROFAGHA S, Day S, Winn BJ, Ou JI, Bhisitkul RB, Chiu CS. Spontaneous resolution of a traumatic cataract caused by an intralenticular foreign body. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008 Jun;34(6):1033-5.
Soheilian M, Haghi AR, ROFAGHA S, Peyman GA. Simultaneous multiple branch retinal artery occlusions after diagnostic cardiac catherization. Retina Cases and Brief Reports. 2009 Winter; 3: 15-17.
TRAGER MJ, Dirani M, Fan Q, Gazzard G, Selvaraj P, Chia A, Wong TY, Young TL, Varma R, Saw SM. Testability of Vision and Refraction in Preschoolers: The Strabismus, Amblyopia, and Refractive Error Study in Singaporean Children. Am J Ophthalmol. 2009 May 6.
TRAGER MJ, Hwang TN, McCulley TJ. Delusions of parasitosis of the eyelids. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Jul-Aug;24(4):317-9.
SKALET A.H., Quinn G.E., Ying G.S., Gordillo L., Dodobara L., Cocker K., Fielder A.R., Ells A.L., Mills M.D., Wilson C,. Gilbert C."Telemedicine screening for retinopathy of prematurity in developing countries using digital retinal images: a feasibility project." J AAPOS. 2008 Jun;12(3):252-8.
LIN P, Yoon MK, Chiu CS, " Herpes Zoster Keratouveitis and Inflammatory Ocular Hypertension 8 years After Varicella Vaccination," Ocular Immunol Inflamm, 2009 Jan-Feb;17(1):33-5.
LIN P, O'Brien JM, "Frontiers in retinoblastoma," Am J Ophthalmol, 2009 Aug;148(2):192-8. Epub 2009 May 24
LIN P, Yoon MK, Chiu CS, " Herpes Zoster Keratouveitis and Inflammatory Ocular Hypertension 8 years After Varicella Vaccination," Ocular Immunol Inflamm, 2009 Jan-Feb;17(1):33-5.
Welch EJ, Ram P, Naikawadi ZL, LIN P, Ishii S, Shimizu T, Tiruppathi C, Du X, Subbaiah PV, Ye RD, "Opposing effects of platelet-activating factor and lyso-platelet activating factor on neutrophil and platelet activation," Mol Pharmacol, 2009 Jan;75(1):227-34. Epub 2008 Oct 17


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PRESENTATIONS in 2008-2009
Department of Ophthalmology

Program Presentations

Ophthalmology Residency

BRYANT, S. Concordance between the tuberculin skin and Interferon-gamma release assay in uveitis patients in India, Residents' Day, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, February 26, 2009.
HAN, Y. Evaluation of resident-performed phacoemulsification cataract surgery in patients taking Tamulosin, Residents' Day, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, February 26, 2009.
ROFAGHA, S. Resident-performed trabeculectomy versus Ex-Press Shunt implantation: A consecutive comparative series, Residents' Day, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, February 26, 2009.
PHAN, I. Loss of integrin beta 8 causes abnormal retinal vascular development, Residents' Day, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, February 26, 2009.
DALMON, C. Clinical characteristics of fungal and bacterial corneal ulcers, Residents' Day, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, February 26, 2009.
TAYLOR, J. Endothelial cell loss after cataract surgery: Comparison of a reduced ultrasound technique versus standard ultrasound technique, Residents' Day, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, February 26, 2009.
YOUNG, M. Testing the role and therapeutic potential of misfolded proteins in a mouse model of age-related macular degeneration, Residents' Day, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, February 26, 2009.
LIN, P. The association between smoking and uveitis, Residents' Day, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, February 26, 2009.
TRAGER, M. Laterality of ocular and brain MRI findings in Aicardi syndrome: A clue to pathogenesis, Residents' Day, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, February 26, 2009.
DAY, S. Retinopathy of prematurity malpractice claims: The Ophthalmic Mutual Insurance Company experience, Residents' Day, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, February 26, 2009.
ROFAGHA, S. American Academy of Ophthalmology Mid Year Forum Presentation at 3M Conference, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, June 2008
MARTEL, J. Comparison of patients with blepharoptosis at tertiary care centers in India and the United States, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), Ft. Lauderdale, FL, MAY 2009,
SHAPIRO, B. Susceptibility testing and clinical outcome in fungal keratitis, ARVO, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, May 2009.
HAN, Y. Intraoperative flash pulmonary edema during phacoemulsification cataract surgery, ARVO, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, MAY 2009.
HAN, Y. Complication rates of resident performed phacoemulsification surgery in patients taking Tamulosin, ARVO, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, MAY 2009.
HAN, Y. Comparing partial coherence interferometry and immersion A-Scan Ultrasound for intraocular lens calculation, ARVO, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, MAY 2009.
LIN, C. Ethnic differences in globe prominence, ARVO, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, May 2009.
LIN, P. The association between smoking and uveitis, ARVO, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, May 2009.
PHAN, I. Assessment of the effect of ethnicity on the cosmetic outcome of lateral direct brow lifting, ARVO, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, May 2009.
TRAGER, M. Testability of vision and refraction in preschool children: The strabismus, amblyopia and refractive error study in Singapore Children, ARVO, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, May 2009.
ROFAGHA, S, Seiff S. Long-term results for the use of gold eyelid load weights in the management of facial paralysis. Poster presentation at ARVO, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, May 2009.
HAN, Y. Correlation between optical coherence tomography and visual acuity during Ranibizumab treatment for neovascular age-related macular degeneration, American Society of Retinal Specialists, Maui, Hawaii, October 2008.
TRAGER, M. Aicardi Syndrome and the Eye, Aicardi Syndrome Family Conference, Chicago, IL, July 2008.
TRAGER, M. Laterality of ocular and brain MRI findings in Aicardi Syndrome: a clue to pathogenesis, UCSF Brain Development Research Program Meeting for Dr. Elliott Sherr's Laboratory, San Francisco, CA, May 2009.
LIN, P and Acharya, N. Posterior scleritis in a patient with Hepatitis B and Rheumatoid Arthritis, American Uveitis Society Meeting, ARVO, Fort Lauderdale, FL, May 2, 2009.
LIN, P and McCulley, T. Management of squamous cell carcinoma of the conjunctiva and conjunctival intraepithelial neoplasia with topical
chemotherapy, Grand Rounds, University of California San Francisco, May 14, 2009.
LIN, P. and McLeod,S. Complications of LASIK after RK, Grand Rounds, University of California San Francisco, March 26, 2009.
LIN, P. and Rutar, T. NDP vitreoretinopathies, Grand Rounds, University of California San Francisco, November 13, 2008.
LIN, P. and Chiu, C. Acquired myopia and choroidal folds, Grand Rounds, University of California San Francisco, January 17, 2008.
LIN, P. and Chiu, C. Zoster uveitis in a healthy child eight years after varicella vaccination, Grand Rounds, University of California San Francisco, March 27, 2008.
ROFAGHA, S, Jeng B. Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty. Grand Rounds presentation at the University of California-San Francisco, Dept. of Ophthalmology. March 5, 2009.
ROFAGHA, S, Acharya N. Diagnosis without a gold standard: Ocular Tuberculosis. Grand Rounds presentation at the University of California- San Francisco, Dept. of Ophthalmology. December 5, 2008.
ROFAGHA, S, Stamper RL. One chamber or two?: A case of malignant glaucoma. Grand Rounds presentation at the University of California- San Francisco, Dept. of Ophthalmology. November 20, 2008.


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PUBLICATIONS in 2007-08
Department of Ophthalmology

Program Publications

Ophthalmology Residency

Singh A, CHEN JA, Stewart, JM. Ocular surface fluid contamination of sutureless 25-gauge vitrectomy incisions. Retina 2008; 28(4):553-7.

Rofagha S, DAY S, Winn BJ, Ou, Jl, Bhisitkul RB, Chiu CS. Spontaneous resolution of a traumatic cataract caused by an intralenticular foreign body. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008; 34(6):1033-5

Punjabi OS, Stamper RL, Bostrom, AG, HAN, Y, Lin SC. Topographic comparison of the visual function on multifocal visual evoked potentials with optic nerve structure on Heidelberg retinal tomography. Ophthalmology 2008; 115(3):440-6.

PENNESI ME, Nishikawa S, Matthes MT, Yasamura D, LaVail MM. The relationship of photoreceptor degeneraton to retinal vascular development and loss in mutant rhodopsin transgenic and RCS rats. Exp Eye Res. 2008; 87(6):561-70.

Abd-El Barr MM, Sykoudis K, Andrabi S, Eichers ER, PENNESI ME et al. Impaired photoreceptor protein transport and synaptic transmission in a mouse model of Bardet-Biedl syndrome. Vision Res. 2007; 47(27):3394-407.

Melese M, Alemayehu W, Lakew T, Yi E, House J, Chidambaram JD, Zou Z, Cevallos V, Ray K, Hong KC, Porco TC, PHAN, I et al. Comparison of annual and biannual mass antibiotic administration for elimination of infectious tracnoma. JAMA 2008; 299(7):778-84.

ROFAGHA S, Day S, Winn BJ, Ou Kl, Bhisitkul RB, Chiu CS. Spontaneous resolution of a traumatic cataract caused by an intralenticular foreign body. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008;34(6):1033-5.

RUTAR T, Hwang DG, Stamper RL. Acute angle closoure glaucoma due to iris transfixation of a subluxated posterior chamber intraocular lens-capsular bag complex. J of Cataract and Refract Surg. 2007; 33:1662-3

RUTAR T, Chan MF, Acharya NR, Naseri, A. Cicatrizing conjunctivitis due to paraneoplastic pemphigoid. British J of Ophth 2007

TAYLOR JB, Bininbaum G, Tapino P, Volpe NJ. Micorsurgical lab testing is a reliable method for assessing ophthalmology residents' surgical skills. British J Ophthalmol 2007; 91(12):1691-4.

Schmidt GW, YOON M, McGwin G, Lee PP, McLeod SD. Evaluation of the relationship between ablation diameter, pupil size and visual function with vision-specific qualify-of-life measures after laser in situ keratomileusis. Arch Ophthalmol 2007; 125(8):1037-42.

LIN P, Bhullar SS, Tessler HH, Goldstein DA "Immunological markers as predictors of systemic disease in patients with idiopathic scleritis. Am J Ophthalmol 2008; 145(3):463-417.

Birnbaum A, Tessler HH, Schulz K, Farber M, LIN P, OhF, Goldstein DA. Epidemiologic relationship between Fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis and the United States rubella vaccination program. Am J Ophthalmol 2007;144(3):424-428

WINN BJ, Lin SC, Hee MR, Chiu CS. Repair of Descemet's membrane detachments with the assistance of anterior segment optical coherence tomography. Arch Ophthalmol. 2008;126(5):730-2

Bhisitkul RB, WINN BJ, Lee OT, Wong J, Pereira DD, Porco TC, et al. Neuroprotective effect of intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide against photoreceptor apoptosis in a rabbit model of subretianl hemorrhage. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2008

WINN BJ, Liao YJ, Horton JC. Intracranial pressure returns to normal about a month after stopping tetracycline antibiotics. Arch Ophthalmol. 2007;125(8):1137-8.


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PRESENTATIONS in 2007-08
Department of Ophthalmology

Program Presentations

Ophthalmology Residency

BIEBESHEIMER, J. A comparison of resident extracapsular catarct surgery with early phacoemulsification, Residents' Day, UCSF, March 6, 2008. Local Meeting/ Research Symposium

CHEN, JULIE. Selective laser trabeculoplasty: The UCSF experience, Residents' Day, UCSF, March 6, 2008. Local Meeting/ Research Symposium

DAY, SHELLEY. Activity of antibiotics in Fusarium and Aspergillus, Residents' Day, UCSF, March 6, 2008. Local Meeting/ Research Symposium

DE ALBA, ALEJANDRA. Cyanocrylate adhesive performance in primary operation and reoperation of extraocular muscles in a rabbit model, Residents' Day, UCSF, March 6, 2008. Local Meeting/ Research Symposium

HAN, YING. Correlation between optical coherence tomography measurements and visual acuity in neovascular age-related macular degeneration, Residents' Day, UCSF, March 6, 2008. Local Meeting/ Research Symposium

PENNESI, MARK. Outcomes after pars plana vitrectomies for dropped lenses follwoing cataract surgery: The UCSF experience, Residents' Day, UCSF, March 6, 2008. Local Meeting/ Research Symposium

PHAN, ISABELLA. Causes of childhood blindness in Southern Vietnam, Residents' Day, UCSF, March 6, 2008. Local Meeting/ Research Symposium

ROFAGHA, SORAYA. Novel treatment for degenerative myopia, Residents' Day, UCSF, March 6, 2008. Local Meeting/ Research Symposium

TRAGER, MICHELLE. How do pseudophakic patients accommodate’, Residents' Day, UCSF, March 6, 2008. Local Meeting/ Research Symposium

YOON, MICHAEL. Nepafenac assisted mydriasis during cataract surger in a rabbit model, Residents' Day, UCSF, March 6, 2008. Local Meeting/ Research Symposium

DE ALBA, ALEJANDRA. DE ALBA AG, Lim A, Fredrick DR. Cryanoacrylate adhesive use in primary operaton and reoperation in rabbit eye muscle surgery. ARVO, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, April 30, 2008. National Meeting

DE ALBA, ALEJANDRA. Dissociated horizontal deviation, Case presentation in pediatric ophthalmology, UCSF Ophthalmology Grand Rounds, November 2007. Grand Rounds/ Clinical Conf.

DE ALBA, ALEJANDRA. Co-existing Brown's and Stickler's Syndrome, Case presentation in pediatric ophthalmology, UCSF Ophthalmology Grand Rounds, November 2007. Grand Rounds/ Clinical Conf.

DE ALBA, ALEJANDRA. Presenter in panel discussion on Race, class and gender politics on the wards and beyond, UCSF Mentorship program for underrepresented in medicine students, January 9, 2008. Teaching/ Colloquium

YOON, MICHAEL. Keratitis-ichthyosis-deafness syndrome, Case presentation at UCSF Oph Grand Rounds. Grand Rounds/ Clinical Conf.

TRAGER, MICHELLE. TRAGER M, Hwang TN, Pereira LC, Kersten RC, Feuer, WJ, McCulley TJ, Assessment of levator muscle function in the fellow eye of patients with asymmetric involtuional blepharoptosis, ARVO, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, April, 2008. National Meeting

DAY, SHELLEY. Are antibiotics effective agasins fusarium and aspergillus’. National Meeting

ROFAGHA, SORAYA. Spontaneous resolution of a traumatic cataract caused by intralenticular foreign body, ASCRS Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery, Chicago, IL April, 2008. National Meeting

ROFAGHA, SORAYA. Progressive bilateral endophthalmos following cerebral spinal fluid shunting, ARVO, May, 2008. National Meeting

YOON, MK McLeod, SD, Nepafenac assisted mydriasis during cataract surger in a rabbit model, ASCRA Symposium, Chicago, IL, April, 2008. National Meeting

HAN Y, Seider MI, Sandhu S, Lee R, Kwok SY, Shan L, The prevalence and characteristics of narrow/closed angle in a Chinese American population who have glaucoma or glaucoma suspicion. National Meeting

TAYLOR, JENNIFER. Hyphema: Review of treatment options, Case presentation at UCSF Oph Grand Rounds, 2007-2008. Grand Rounds/ Clinical Conf.

TAYLOR, JENNIFER. Diagnosis and treatment of Xanthogranuloma, Case presentation at UCSF Oph Grand Rounds, 2007-2008. Grand Rounds/ Clinical Conf.


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