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Update of VEGF Neuroprotection in ROP

Home / Retina and Vitreous / Retinopathy of Prematurity

Title: Update of VEGF Neuroprotection in ROP
Author: Mary E. Harnett
Date:  03/05/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: ROP; Retinopathy of prematurity; Anti-VEGF
Diagnosis: ROP
Brief Description: This is a presentation of the role of VEGF in ROP. A review of ROP is presented initially, then the discussion of the use of anti-VEGF agents in the treatment of ROP is discussed. Research in mouse models is presented.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20647
Copyright statement: Copyright 2015. Please see terms of use page for more information.


Intracameral Antibiotics for Endophthalmitis Prophylaxis

HomeLens and CataractComplications of Cataract Surgery

Title:  Intracameral Antibiotics for Endophthalmitis Prophylaxis
Author: Brian Zaugg
Date:  04/09/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Endophthalmitis; endophthalmitis prophylaxis; TASS
Diagnosis: Endophthalmitis
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a patient with endophthalmitis after cataract surgery. A discussion of the indications for and types of endophthalmitis prevention are discussed. Risks and benefits of each are discussed.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20632
Copyright statement: Copyright 2015. Please see terms of use page for more information.


When Clinical Suspicion Prevails

Home / Neuro-Ophthalmology / Systemic Conditions with Neuro-Ophthalmic Signs

Title: When Clinical Suspicion Prevails
Author: Ashlie Bernhissel
Date:  01/14/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Giant cell arteritis; Temporal arteritis; Temporal artery biopsy
Diagnosis: Giant cell arteritis
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of an elderly male with unilateral vision loss. On examination, temporal arteritis appeared likely. A discussion of temporal arteritis and the diagnositic dilemma of choosing temporal artery biopsy are discussed.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20626
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Lessons from the Largest Case-Control Study of Age-related Macular Degeneration

HomeRetina and VitreousAge-Related Macular Degeneration and other Causes of Choroidal Neovascularization

Title: Lessons from the Largest Case-Control Study of Age-related Macular Degeneration
Author: Lars Fritsche
Date:  03/11/2016
Keywords/Main Subjects: ARMD, Genetics, Complement factor H, HTRA-1
Secondary CORE Category: Principles of Ophthalmology / Clinical Genetics/ Complex genetic disease: polygenic and multifactorial inheritance
Diagnosis: Age-related Macular Degeneration
Brief Description: This is a basic research presentation of research on the genetics of ARMD. The known genetics of ARMD is discussed first followed by a discussion of the International AMD Genetics Consortium work. Design of experiments and single variant and gene-based test results are discussed. A summary of current work and potential future work is undertaken as well.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20615
Copyright statement: Copyright 2015. Please see terms of use page for more information.


Localized Calcification of Hyrdophilic Acrylic IOLs after Procedures Using Intracameral Injections of Air/Gas

HomeLens and CataractComplications of Cataract Surgery

Title: Localized Calcification of Hydrophilic Acrylic IOLs after Procedures Using Intracameral Injections of Air/Gas
Author: Liliana Werner
Date:  03/18/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: IOL calcification; Hydrophilic acrylic IOL; Intracameral injections
Diagnosis: Calcification of intraocular lens
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of clinical research in the calcification of hydrophobic acrylic IOLs. Many of the lOLs showed calcification after intracameral injections or after PPV.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20607
Copyright statement: Copyright 2015. Please see terms of use page for more information.


Pediatric Strabismus (Video #2)

HomePediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus / Surgery of the Extraocular Muscles

Title: Pediatric Strabismus (Video #2)
Author: David Dries
Date:  03/25/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: 4th nerve palsy; V-pattern esotropia; Congenital 4th nerve palsy; Superior oblique tuck; Harada-Ito; Fells Modification; Cyclotorsion
Secondary CORE Category: Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus / Vertical deviations
Diagnosis: Congenital 4th nerve palsy
Brief Description:  This is a case presentation of a middle-aged male with strabismus and diplopia. The diagnosis of congenital 4th nerve palsy and possible superior oblique tendon laxity was discussed. A discussion of the surgical techniques for repairing congenital superior oblique palsy is discussed. Years later, the patient re-presented with diplopia and cyclotorsion – an extensive discussion of the surgical techniques for treating complex strabismus is discussed.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20597
Copyright statement: Copyright 2015. Please see terms of use page for more information.


Pediatric Strabismus

HomePediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus / Exodeviations

Title: Pediatric Strabismus
Author: Marielle Young
Date:   03/25/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: X-linked ocular albinism, Esotropia, Nystagmus, Exotropia, Krimsky test, Positive angle kappa, Strabismus surgery, Inferior oblique recession, Diplopia
Secondary CORE Category: Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus / Disorders of the Retina and Vitreous / Systemic Diseases and Disorders with Retinal Manifestations
Diagnosis: X-linked ocular albinism
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a child with x-linked ocular albinism who had a previous surgery for esotropia and now presented with exotropia. A discussion of the clinical features of x-linked ocular abinism is presented as well as discussions of this child’s nystagmus, positive angle kappa and consecutive exotropia. Strabismus surgery was conducted and the choice of surgical techniques and the outcome is discussed.
Format: .mp4
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds 2015
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20589
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In Search for a Therapy for Lipofuscin-Induced Blinding Disease

HomeRetina and VitreousHereditary Retinal and Choroidal Dystrophies

Title: In Search for a Therapy for Lipofuscin-Induced Blinding Disease 
Author: Enrique Rodriguez-Boulan
Date:  04/08/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Lipofuscin; ARMD; Stargardt disease; Retinal physiology; Drug development
Secondary CORE Category: Retina and Vitreous / Age-Related macular Degeneration and Other Causes of Choroidal Neovascularization / Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Diagnosis: Stargardt disease
Brief Description: This is a research presentation regarding the role of lipofuscin in Stargardt disease and ARMD and a the search for a drug that will provide therapy for lipofuscin related retinal diseases. A goal of finding a cure for Stargardt’s disease is discussed and research working towards this end is presented.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20572
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Susac Syndrome

HomeNeuro-OphthalmologySystemic Conditions with Neuro-Ophthalmic Signs

Title: Susac Syndrome
Author: Alicia Bennett
Date:  02/05/2015
Keywords/Main Subjects: Susac Syndrome, BRAO, hearing loss, Gass plaque, Neurologic symptoms, Headache, Stroke, IVIG
Secondary CORE Category: Intraocular Inflammation and Uveitis / Noninfectious (Autoimmune) Uveitis / Posterior Uveitis
Diagnosis: Susac Syndrome
Brief Description:  This is a case report of a middle-aged female who presented with unilateral vision loss. She had ascending weakness, hearing loss, gait problems, and other systemic neuro problems. A branch retinal artery occlusion was identified on fluorescein angiogram. A description of the etiology and discovery of Susac’s is presented. Presenting signs and symptoms are discussed and treatment is described. The classic triad of multiple BRVO’s, hearing loss, and neurologic signs is discussed.
Format: .mp4
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds 2015
Identifier: Moran_CORE_20563
Copyright statement: Copyright 2015. Please see terms of use page for more information.