Kaveh Abri Aghdam

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PURPOSE To compare the outcomes of surgical procedures in the treatment of inferior oblique muscle overaction (IOOA) as a common disorder of ocular motility. METHODS This retrospective study was performed on patients with primary and secondary IOOA who underwent three surgical treatment procedures including disinsertion, myectomy and anterior(More)
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to evaluate the anterior segment measurements according to refractive status in a sample of the Iranian population. SETTING Rassoul Akram Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences. MATERIAL AND METHODS IN THIS STUDY, REFRACTIVE SURGERY CANDIDATES WERE ASSIGNED ACCORDING TO THE REFRACTIVE ERROR TO ONE OF THREE(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate the retinal toxicity of intravitreal minocycline in rabbit eyes. METHODS Intravitreal injection of minocycline with concentrations of 1000, 500, 250, 125 and 62.5 μg in 0.1 ml was performed in 10 New Zealand albino rabbits. Each concentration was injected into two rabbit eyes. For each dose, normal saline was injected in one(More)
PURPOSE To investigate 12-month outcomes of conversion to aflibercept in patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration resistant to ranibizumab. METHODS Twenty-two eyes of 19 consecutive patients received 3 monthly aflibercept injections followed by a pro re nata protocol. Spectral-domain optical coherence tomography (OCT) images were(More)
Purpose: To determine the maximum non-toxic dose of recombinant human erythropoietin (EPO) in rabbit eyes Methods: Eight rabbits (sixteen eyes) were scheduled for evaluating side effects of four intravitreal doses of 1000, 2000, 4000 and 5000 IU of EPO, two rabbits for each dose. For each dose (two rabbits), the drug was injected for the right eyes.(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate the effect of spironolactone on chronic central serous chorioretinopathy (CSC). METHODS In this prospective interventional case series, patients with chronic CSC were treated with spironolactone (25 mg daily) for at least 6 weeks. If the subretinal fluid (SRF) had not completely resolved by this time, treatment was continued, and the(More)
Ryan’s Retinal Imaging and Diagnostics presents the first 12 chapters of Retina Fifth Edition. This book is divided into two sections: Optical Imaging Technologies and Retinal Diagnostics. Each of those sections is subdivided into six chapters. Chapter 1 and chapter 2 represent basic principles and interpretation of fluorescein and indocyanine green(More)
BACKGROUND Toxic optic neuropathies (TONs) often present with a gradual and bilateral decrease in visual acuity, scotomas and optic disc pallor. Obtaining an accurate history is the critical first step in determining the etiology of TONs. METHODS This updated review contains a thorough analysis of the current PubMed-indexed literature on the most common(More)
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disease that involves the Optic Nerve, brain and spinal cord by damaging the myelin sheath [1]. The disease can affect patients’ visual pathway and therefore lead to Optic Neuritis (ON) which is an eye discomfort accompanied by decreased visual acuity, changes in the visual field, uncontrollable rapid eye movements(More)
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