Julia M Byrd

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IMPORTANCE We present a method to reintroduce ophthalmic training into the medical school curriculum. OBJECTIVES To evaluate knowledge and skills acquired when participating in a service project, the Community Vision Project, and to develop a quantitative method for testing skills with the direct ophthalmoscope in patients. DESIGN Second-year medical(More)
PURPOSE To compare the consistency of incision architecture utilizing a traditional diamond keratome and a newly designed diamond keratome. METHODS We used a traditional diamond keratome and newly designed diamond keratome to create clear corneal incisions in human cadaveric donor eyes. Three surgeons with varying levels of experience made 30 incisions(More)
IMPORTANCE Currently the only treatment for recurrent pterygium is surgery. This is a phase 1 trial investigating ranibizumab as a medical treatment for recurrent pterygium. OBJECTIVE To assess the safety and efficacy of subtenon Ranibizimab for recurrent pterygia. DESIGN Subjects with recurrent pterygium received subtenon ranibizumab and were followed(More)
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