The evaluation of corneal endothelial permeability in PERK study patients

Serle, J. B.; Asbell, P. A.; Obstbaum, S. A.; Podos, S. M.; Anh-Le, N.
April 1988
British Journal of Ophthalmology;Apr1988, Vol. 72 Issue 4, p274
Academic Journal
No abstract available.


Related Articles

  • Effects of Introcular Epinephrine on the Corneal Endothelium of Rabbits. Shiow-Wen Liou; Cheng-Jen Chiu; I-Jong Wang // Journal of Ocular Pharmacology & Therapeutics;Oct2002, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p469 

    Presents a study that examined the effect of different concentrations of epinephrine on the corneal endothelial cells of rabbits. Methodology; Analysis of the scanning electron micrographs of corneal endothelial cells; Evaluation of the integrity of the endothelial sheet of the rabbit cornea.

  • HARBOYAN SYNDROME. DISOGRA, ROBERT M.; GUNTON, KAMMI B. // Audiology Today;Mar/Apr2012, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p56 

    The article presents a case study of two sisters with a history of congenital hereditary endothelial dystrophy (CHED) and have bilateral, diffuse corneal clouding and hearing loss. It states that the patients were evaluated and monitored by an otologist and pediatric ophthalmologist. Moreover,...

  • NEI study characterizes natural history of keratoconus. Guttman, Cheryl; Zadnik, Karia // Ophthalmology Times;9/15/2005, Vol. 30 Issue 18, p64 

    Discusses the National Eye Institute-funded Collaborative Longitudinal Evaluation of Keratoconus (CLEK), a study that aims to characterize the natural history of keratoconus in the United States. Criteria for eligibility in the CLEK study; Challenges in defining keratoconus during the creation...

  • Collagen Crosslinking by Combined Riboflavin and UVA Treatment May Halt Keratoconus Progression. Shovlin, Joseph P.; DeAngelis, Therese // Review of Optometry;5/15/2004 Supplement, p39 

    Evaluates the effect of collagen cross-linking method on progression of keratectasia in patient keratoconus. Removal of the corneal epithelium; Decrease in photosensitizing riboflavin; Visual acuity testing; Corneal topography; Measurement of endothelial cell density.

  • Age-Related Permeability Changes in Rabbit Corneas. Ke, Tai-Lee; Clark, Abbot F.; Gracy, Robert W. // Journal of Ocular Pharmacology & Therapeutics;Dec99, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p513 

    Deals with a study which determined whether the corneal penetration of test compounds is altered in aging. Morphological characterization and transmembrane resistance of young and aged corneas; Changes in permeability of the whole cornea; Changes in the denuded cornea; Characteristics of...

  • Recovery of Corneal Endothelial Cells from Periphery after Injury. Choi, Sang Ouk; Jeon, Hyun Sun; Hyon, Joon Young; Oh, Yun-Jung; Wee, Won Ryang; Chung, Tae-young; Shin, Young Joo; Kim, Jeong Won // PLoS ONE;9/17/2015, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p1 

    Background: Wound healing of the endothelium occurs through cell enlargement and migration. However, the peripheral corneal endothelium may act as a cell resource for the recovery of corneal endothelium in endothelial injury. Aim: To investigate the recovery process of corneal endothelial...

  • Cataract surgery can help some cases of Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy. Devgan, Uday // Ocular Surgery News;3/25/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p77 

    The article discusses the significance of cataract surgery to patients diagnosed with Fuch's endothelial dystrophy, a genetic disorder where the corneal endothelium becomes progressively weak. Patients with Fuch's endothelial dystrophy experience decreased vision and corneal decompensation as...

  • Anterior corneal higher-order aberrations persist after DSEK for Fuchs' dystrophy. Biro, Ashley; Correa, Mark; Hasson, Matt // Ocular Surgery News;11/10/2012, Vol. 30 Issue 21, p30 

    The article reports a study which found that anterior corneal higher-order aberrations remained high for 2 years in patients with Fuch's endothelial dystrophy who underwent Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK).

  • Preparation and properties of a chitosan-based carrier of corneal endothelial cells. Xingshuang Gao; Wanshun Liu; Baoqin Han; Xiaojuan Wei; Chaozhong Yang // Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine;Dec2008, Vol. 19 Issue 12, p3611 

    A novel chitosan-based membrane that was made of hydroxypropyl chitosan, gelatin and chondroitin sulfate was used as a carrier of corneal endothelial cells. The characteristics of the blend membrane, such as transparency, equilibrium water content, permeability, mechanical properties, protein...

  • Posterior Corneal Surface Stability after Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Keratomileusis. Cagini, Carlo; Messina, Marco; Lupidi, Marco; Piccinelli, Francesco; Fiore, Tito; Fruttini, Daniela; Spadea, Leopoldo // Journal of Ophthalmology;9/21/2015, Vol. 2015, p1 

    The purpose of this study was to evaluate posterior corneal surface variation after femtosecond laser-assisted keratomileusis in patients with myopia and myopic astigmatism. Patients were evaluated by corneal tomography preoperatively and at 1, 6, and 12 months. We analyzed changes in the...


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics