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Oculoplastics and trauma

This section will consider studies on all aspects of oculoplastics and ocular trauma, including the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of orbital disorders and the treatment of ocular trauma. Prospective clinical studies, especially randomized controlled trials are particularly welcome.

  1. Content type: Research article

    To demonstrate that the Corvis ST could be used to quantify the biomechanical parameters of the orbital soft tissues by measuring and comparing whole eye movement (WEM) using the Corvis in normal eyes and in e...

    Authors: Ho Sik Hwang, Eun Chul Kim, Man Soo Kim and Suk-Woo Yang

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2019 19:53

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  2. Content type: Case report

    Bone wax is the most widely used hemostatic bone sealant because of its availability, ease of use, immediate action, and minimal adverse effects. Several complications have been reported to be associated with ...

    Authors: Yangbo Zhou, Minhong Li, Xin Wei, Xue Yang, Jialin Zhang and Xin Qi

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2019 19:29

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  3. Content type: Research article

    A few case reports have described accidental eye injuries caused by fish hooks. The severity of ocular injuries is dependent on the involved ocular structures. Severe ocular injuries due to fish hooks are rare...

    Authors: Konstantine Purtskhvanidze, Mark Saeger, Felix Treumer, Bernhard Nölle and Johann Roider

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2019 19:26

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  4. Content type: Case report

    An occult foreign body may be retained in patient with small self-sealing wound and no decreased visual acuity without complete examination. Here we report a case of a retained occult ferrous iris foreign body...

    Authors: Zhitao Su, Houfa Yin, Panpan Ye, Xiaodan Huang, Li Zhang, Jianyun Fu and Xin Xie

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2019 19:4

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  5. Content type: Research article

    Orbital vascular malformation often encircles normal tissue with ill-defined borders. It is easy to bleed during resection operation, making surgical treatment difficult and lesions hard to be removed complete...

    Authors: Tingting Lin, Limin Zhu and Yanjin He

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:330

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  6. Content type: Research article

    To describe the effectiveness of combined pentagonal resection and inferior retractor plication (PR + IRP) based on the Hill’s procedure for the treatment of primary involutional lower eyelid entropion in the ...

    Authors: Janice J. C. Cheung, Carlos K. H. Wong and Leanne T. Y. Cheung

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:329

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  7. Content type: Research article

    To investigate the concentrations of oxidative stress markers, 8-hydroxy-2′-deoxyquanosine (8-OHdG) and malondialdehyde (MDA), in tears and their correlation with the clinical activity score (CAS) in patients ...

    Authors: Won Choi, Ying Li, Yong Sok Ji and Kyung Chul Yoon

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:303

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  8. Content type: Research article

    Ocular trauma is an important cause of visual loss worldwide. Improvements in our knowledge of the pathophysiology and management of ocular trauma during the past 30 years, in conjunction with advances in the ...

    Authors: Azusa Fujikawa, Yasser Helmy Mohamed, Hirofumi Kinoshita, Makiko Matsumoto, Masafumi Uematsu, Eiko Tsuiki, Kiyoshi Suzuma and Takashi Kitaoka

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2018 18:138

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  9. Content type: Research article

    Nepal was struck by a massive earthquake on the 25th April 2015 and major aftershock on the 12th of May 2015, resulting in widespread devastation with a death toll in the thousands. The burden of ocular trauma...

    Authors: E. Pradhan, B. Limbu, S. Thakali, N. S. Jain, R. Gurung and S. Ruit

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2017 17:32

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  10. Content type: Case report

    Filler injection for face augmentation is a common cosmetic procedure in the last decades, in our case report we describe long-term outcomes of a devastating complication of ophthalmic artery emboli following ...

    Authors: Eyal Cohen, Yossi Yatziv, Igal Leibovitch, Anat Kesler, Ran Ben Cnaan, Ainat Klein, Dafna Goldenberg and Zohar Habot-Wilner

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2016 16:98

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  11. Content type: Case report

    Porous polyethylene implants are commonly used in orbital blowout fracture repair because of purported biocompatibility, durability, and low frequency of complications. Delayed inflammation related to porous p...

    Authors: Orapan Aryasit, Danny S. Ng, Alice S. C. Goh, Kyung In Woo and Yoon-Duck Kim

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2016 16:94

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  12. Content type: Research article

    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the results of tarsoaponeurectomy in patients with unsuccessful results after repetitive surgery or who developed post-traumatic blepharoptosis.

    Authors: Selam Yekta Sendul, Burcu Dirim, Mehmet Demir, Zeynep Acar, Atilla Gokce Demir, Ali Olgun, Semra Tiryaki, Cemile Ucgul and Dilek Guven

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2016 16:34

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  13. Content type: Case report

    Angiomyolipoma is a benign mesenchymal tumor composed of variable amounts of smooth muscle, adipose tissue and thick-walled blood vessels, and usually named PEComas (perivascular epithelioid cell tumors). PECo...

    Authors: Che-Yu Lin, Chieh-Chih Tsai, Hui-Chuan Kau, Wei-Kuang Yu, Shu-Ching Kao and Catherine Jui-Ling Liu

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2016 16:8

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