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  1. The DRCR.net Protocol T clinical trial assessed the comparative efficacy and safety of anti-VEGF treatments including aflibercept, ranibizumab and bevacizumab in diabetic macular edema (DME). Post -hoc analyse...

    Authors: J. M. Ruiz-Moreno, F. de Andrés-Nogales and I. Oyagüez

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:371

    Content type: Research article

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  2. Post-implantation visual outcomes in patients with the Argus II Retinal Prosthesis is dependent on a multitude of factors including the positioning of the electrode array on the retina. The purpose of this stu...

    Authors: Abhishek Naidu, Nimra Ghani, Mohammad Saad Yazdanie and Khurram Chaudhary

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:366

    Content type: Research article

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  3. The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical outcomes of pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) combined with penetrating keratoplasty (PKP) and transscleral-sutured intraocular lens (IOL) implantation (IOL-suture)...

    Authors: Takahiko Hayashi, Ida Yasutsugu, Toshiki Shimizu, Tsubasa Kuroki, Yuji Kobashigawa, Yasuhito Iijima and Kentaro Yuda

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:369

    Content type: Research article

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  4. Valsalva retinopathy is known to occur as a sudden preretinal or sub-internal limiting membrane hemorrhage induced by a rapid rise in venous pressure following increased intrathoracic or intraabdominal pressur...

    Authors: Toshiya Miyaki, Teruyo Kida, Shou Oosuka, Masanori Fukumoto, Takaki Sato, Masayuki Nakajima and Tsunehiko Ikeda

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:368

    Content type: Case report

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  5. A majority of multiple sclerosis patients experience visual impairment, often as the initial presenting symptom of the disease. While structural changes in the retinal nerve fiber layer and optic nerve have de...

    Authors: Landon J. Rohowetz, Qui Vu, Lilit Ablabutyan, Sean M. Gratton, Nancy Kunjukunju, Billi S. Wallace and Peter Koulen

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:367

    Content type: Research article

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  6. An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article.

    Authors: Hidenobu Tanihara, Takahiko Kakuda, Tetsuro Sano, Takashi Kanno and Ryoji Gunji

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:362

    Content type: Correction

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    The original article was published in BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:275

  7. Congenital cataract (CC) is a significant cause of lifelong visual loss, and its genetic diagnosis is challenging due to marked genetic heterogeneity. The purpose of this article is to report the genetic findi...

    Authors: Fan Fan, Yi Luo, Jihong Wu, Chao Gao, Xin Liu, Hengjun Mei and Xiyue Zhou

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:361

    Content type: Research article

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  8. Eyemate® is a system for the continual monitoring of intraocular pressure (IOP), composed of an intraocular sensor, and a hand-held reader device. As the eyemate®-IO sensor communicates with the hand-held read...

    Authors: Azzurra Invernizzi, Shereif Haykal, Valeria Lo Faro, Vincenzo Pennisi and Lars Choritz

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:357

    Content type: Research article

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  9. Sialidosis is a rare genetic lysosomal storage disorder caused by a deficit of neuraminidase enzyme activity. Patients with sialidosis present various neurological disorders such as: myoclonic epilepsy and hyp...

    Authors: Settimio Rossi, Carlo Gesualdo, Antonio Tartaglione, Leonilda Bilo, Antonietta Coppola and Francesca Simonelli

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:356

    Content type: Case report

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  10. Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) keratitis is a major cause of corneal blindness in the world, and an in-depth understanding of its pathogenesis may help improve existing diagnosis and treatment. The purpos...

    Authors: Hua Yang, Xiaozhao Yang, Yani Wang, Xuan Zheng, Yi Zhang and Yan Shao

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:355

    Content type: Research article

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  11. The measurement of the pupillary function is an indispensable test in some eye examinations, being necessary the evaluation of the precision of instruments performing such measures. The aim of this study was t...

    Authors: David P. Piñero, Dolores de Fez, Inmaculada Cabezos, Alberto López-Navarro, María T. Caballero and Vicente J. Camps

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:354

    Content type: Research article

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  12. To investigate the distribution of peripheral anterior chamber depth (ACD) and the relationship between peripheral ACD and gonioscopy compared to other ocular parameters for primary angle closure disease (PACD...

    Authors: Qin Luo, Wenwen Xue, Yin Yuan, Chaowei Fu, Jiangnan He, Haidong Zou, Xiaowei Tong, Richard K. Lee and Ling Ge

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:353

    Content type: Research article

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  13. Inaccurate biometry can lead to the wrong intraocular lens implantation and result in refractive surprise following cataract surgery. It is important to be sceptical of biometry results that do not match the r...

    Authors: Francis Carr and Vinod Gangwani

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:352

    Content type: Case report

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  14. Drainage of exudative retinal detachment may be necessary for either therapeutic or diagnostic purposes (or both). Here, we describe an external drainage technique for non-resolving vision-threatening exudativ...

    Authors: Matthew P. Simunovic, Emily H. Shao and Perach Osaadon

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:349

    Content type: Case report

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  15. Neurosarcoidosis is a rare systemic disorder that can affect the eye and other organs, including the central nervous system. Neurosarcoidosis infiltrating the optic nerve presenting as central retinal vein occ...

    Authors: Chaoyi Feng, Qian Chen, Wei Liu, Yingwen Bi, Jiang Qian, Min Wang, Xinghuai Sun and Guohong Tian

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:348

    Content type: Case report

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  16. To calculate and evaluate the prevalence of reduced uncorrected distant visual acuity (UCDVA) in primary, middle and high schools in 6 districts of Changsha, Hunan, China.

    Authors: Menglian Liao, Zehuai Cai, Muhammad Ahmad Khan, Wenjie Miao, Ding Lin and Qiongyan Tang

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:347

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  17. Trachoma is a neglected eye disease and an important cause of preventable corneal blindness. In endemic areas, initial infection can occur in early childhood and following a recurrent episodes, it progresses t...

    Authors: Mesfin Wudu Kassaw, Ayele Mamo Abebe, Kirubel Dagnaw Tegegne, Mikiyas Amare Getu and Woldemichael Tadesse Bihonegn

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:346

    Content type: Research article

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  18. Given the two different kinds of epiretinal membranes, this study aimed to compare both the structural and functional outcomes of lamellar macular holes with and without lamellar hole-associated epiretinal pro...

    Authors: Hanyue Xu, Ling Qin, Yifan Zhang, Yinan Xiao and Ming Zhang

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:345

    Content type: Research article

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  19. To evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the Visian Implantable Collamer Lens (ICL) implantation in high myopic patients with inactive Graves’ ophthalmopathy (GO) by observing the changes of choroidal thick...

    Authors: Fanglin He, Yan Liu, Renbing Jia and Jing Zhang

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:344

    Content type: Research article

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  20. Intraocular pressure (IOP) is an important physiological measure of the eye and is associated with some ocular disorders. We aimed to assess the influence of topical beta blocker-induced IOP reduction on lens-...

    Authors: Li Dong, Yi Fan Li, Hao Tian Wu, Hai Di Kou, Yin Jun Lan, Ya Xing Wang, Jost B. Jonas and Wen Bin Wei

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:343

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  21. Plasma fibroblast skin tightening treatment is a relatively novel and growing minimally invasive aesthetic skin procedure. The treatment claims to rejuvenate skin by improving facial lines, wrinkles and skin p...

    Authors: Sirjhun Patel, Mohith Shamdas and Caroline Cobb

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:342

    Content type: Case report

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  22. The aim of this study was to evaluate the correlation between changes in the macular capillary network and macular edema (ME) recurrence with branch retinal vein occlusion (BRVO) using swept-source optical coh...

    Authors: Ji Hye Jang, Yu Cheol Kim and Jae Pil Shin

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:341

    Content type: Research article

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  23. Substance P (SP) is a nociceptive tachykinin which regulates the immune inflammatory reactions including monocyte chemoattractant protein 1 (MCP-1) production. Sequential second-eye cataract surgery patients o...

    Authors: Xianhui Gong, Yueping Ren, Xiuxiu Fang, Junyong Cai and E. Song

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:339

    Content type: Research article

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  24. An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article.

    Authors: Jiaqi Zhou, Feng Xue, Xingtao Zhou, Rajeev Krishnan Naidu and Yishan Qian

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:338

    Content type: Correction

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    The original article was published in BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:240

  25. Silicone oil tamponade has become a mainstay in treatment of advanced retinal detachment due to multiple etiologies. The aim of this study is to assess the characteristics, fates and complications of long-term...

    Authors: Nakhleh E. Abu-Yaghi, Yazan A. Abu Gharbieh, Ahmad M. Al-Amer, Saif Aldeen S. AlRyalat, Mohammed B. Nawaiseh, Mohammad J. Darweesh, Leen R. Alkukhun, Alaa M. Abed, Omar A. Saleh and Osama H. Ababneh

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:336

    Content type: Research article

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  26. Neuromuscular hamartoma is a very rare tumor; with only five cases reported in the orbit. It often occurs in infants and young children and involves large peripheral nerves, but there has been only few reports...

    Authors: Tae-Sung Joo, Hyejee Kim, In-Ki Park and Jae-Ho Shin

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:334

    Content type: Case report

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  27. 22q11.2 duplication syndrome (Dup22q11.2) has reduced penetrance and variable expressivity. Those affected may have intellectual disabilities, dysmorphic facial features, and ocular alterations such as ptosis,...

    Authors: Claudia Valencia-Peña, Paula Jiménez-Sanchez, Wilmar Saldarriaga and César Payán-Gómez

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:333

    Content type: Case report

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  28. Orbital invasive aspergillosis infection is rare life-threatening infection, most commonly seen in immunocompromised patients and extremely rare in individuals without risk factors. Here we present a rare case...

    Authors: Jiahui Wu, Hao Zhou, Ruili Wei and Jinwei Cheng

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:330

    Content type: Case report

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  29. The purpose was to study the macular ganglion cell- inner plexiform layer (GC-IPL) thickness in healthy 6.5 year- old Swedish children using Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) and to study topography symmetry ...

    Authors: Urszula Arnljots, Maria Nilsson, Ida Hed Myrberg, Ulrika Åden and Kerstin Hellgren

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:329

    Content type: Research article

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  30. Clinicians adopt varying strategies for antisepsis with PI, which to this day remains efficient, economical and effective. Clinicians should prudently consider effective PI application, and we thank Koerner an...

    Authors: Sivashanth Gnanasekaran, Sophie Rogers, Sanj Wickremasinghe and Sukhpal S. Sandhu

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:328

    Content type: Correspondence

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    The original article was published in BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:29

  31. The sparsity of established tools for the grading of limbal stem cell deficiency hinder objective assessments of the clinical outcome of cultivated limbal epithelial cell transplantation. To advance towards th...

    Authors: Ozlem Barut Selver, Mehmet Gurdal, Ayse Yagci, Sait Egrilmez, Melis Palamar, Turker Cavusoglu, Ali Veral, Cagri Guven, Utku Ates, Zheng Wang and J. Mario Wolosin

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:325

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  32. To determine the frequency of persistent disease activity following 3 loading doses of anti- vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) agents, and the anatomic and demographic predictors of early persistent di...

    Authors: Colin S. Tan, Louis W. Lim, Wei Kiong Ngo, Pandiyan Pannirselvam, Clarence See, Wai Kitt Chee and Nakul Saxena

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:324

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  33. Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a complex eye disease, which is genetically associated with different susceptibility loci. We planned to investigate the possible association of Complement Factor B (C...

    Authors: Nasrin Roshanipour, Maryam Ghaffari Laleh, Mortaza Bonyadi, Mohammad Hossein Jabbarpoor Bonyadi, Masoud Soheilian, Alireza Javadzadeh and Mehdi Yaseri

    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2020 20:323

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