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    2. Optical coherence tomography of retinal and choroidal layers in patients with familial hypercholesterolaemia treated with lipoprotein apheresis

      Optical coherence tomography of retinal and choroidal layers in patients with familial hypercholesterolaemia treated with lipoprotein apheresis
      Purpose Detect and quantify morpho-functional alterations of the retina and choroid in patients affected by familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) treated with lipoprotein apheresis (LA) using optic coherence tomography (OCT) and optic coherence tomography-angriography (OCTA). Design Observational study. Subjects To be diagnosed: A group of 20 patients (40 eyes) being clinically and genetically diagnosed as FH and under treatment (FH-Group), for at least 2 years, was compared to a control group of ...
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    3. Dermoscopy, Optical Coherence Tomography, and Histological Correlation of Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum

      Dermoscopy, Optical Coherence Tomography, and Histological Correlation of Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum
      We propose the case of a 17-year-old female patient with multiple, soft, yellowish papules symmetrically distributed on the neck ( Figure 1A ). Dermoscopy showed a yellowish orange area associated with reddish and whitish areas [ 1 ] ( Figure 1B ). Optical coherence tomography (OCT) revealed normal epidermis associated with clusters of horizontally oriented dermal aggregates with peripheral clefts ( Figure 1C ). A biopsy was performed in the same site of previous noninvasive imaging techniques. Histology ...
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    4. Relationship between coronary plaque morphology of the left anterior descending artery and 12 months clinical outcome: the CLIMA study

      Relationship between coronary plaque morphology of the left anterior descending artery and 12 months clinical outcome: the CLIMA study
      Aims The CLIMA study, on the relationship between c oronary p l aque morphology of the left anter i or descending artery and twelve m onths clinic a l outcome, was designed to explore the predictive value of multiple high-risk plaque features in the same coronary lesion [minimum lumen area (MLA), fibrous cap thickness (FCT), lipid arc circumferential extension, and presence of optical coherence tomography (OCT)-defined macrophages] as detected ...
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    5. Cluster analysis of computerized visual field and optical coherence tomography–ganglion cell complex defects in high intraocular pressure patients or early stage glaucoma

      Cluster analysis of computerized visual field and optical coherence tomography–ganglion cell complex defects in high intraocular pressure patients or early stage glaucoma
      Purpose: The aim of the study is to evaluate the relationship between functional defects shown by cluster analysis of computerized visual field and anatomic defects from optical coherence tomographyganglion cell complex examination in ocular hypertension or eyes affected by glaucoma. Methods: 205 eyes affected by ocular hypertension (intraocular pressure22mmHg) or early stage glaucoma were enrolled. The age of the patients ranged from 26 to 87years (average: 61.831.54years). Computerized ...
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    6. Optical coherence tomography evidence of macular ganglion cell-inner plexiform layer thinning in eyes with subretinal drusenoid deposits

      Optical coherence tomography evidence of macular ganglion cell-inner plexiform layer thinning in eyes with subretinal drusenoid deposits
      Background/Objectives The purpose of this study was to evaluate macular ganglion cell layer-inner plexiform layer (GCL-IPL) and choroidal thickness in early age-related macular degeneration (AMD) in eyes with subretinal drusenoid deposits (SDD). Subjects/Methods Comprehensive ophthalmological examination was performed. Near infrared reflectance and raster images using enhanced depth imaging were acquired with spectral domain optical coherence tomography. Drusen and SDD were diagnosed based on raster scans and near infrared ...
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    7. Corneal stromal demarcation line after 4 protocols of corneal crosslinking in keratoconus determined with anterior segment optical coherence tomography

      Corneal stromal demarcation line after 4 protocols of corneal crosslinking in keratoconus determined with anterior segment optical coherence tomography
      ...stromal demarcation line depth after 4 treatment protocols of corneal crosslinking (CXL). Setting Eye Clinic, Sapienza University of Rome, Terracina (Latina), Italy. Design Prospective case series. Methods Patients with ...
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    8. Management of Patients with Graves’ Disease and Orbital Involvement: Role of Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography

      Management of Patients with Graves’ Disease and Orbital Involvement: Role of Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography
      Purpose . To investigate the role of choroidal thickness evaluation with spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SDOCT) and enhanced depth imaging (EDI) technique in the management of patients with Graves disease and orbitopathy (GO). Methods . Thirty-six eyes of 18 patients with GO and 36 eyes of 18 age-matched control subjects were included in this retrospective observational study. All the subjects underwent a complete ophthalmological evaluation, including clinical activity score (CAS) and ...
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    9. PREDICTIVE FACTORS FOR DEVELOPMENT OF NEOVASCULAR AGE-RELATED MACULAR DEGENERATION: A Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography Study

      PREDICTIVE FACTORS FOR DEVELOPMENT OF NEOVASCULAR AGE-RELATED MACULAR DEGENERATION: A Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography Study
      Purpose: To investigate the risk factors predictive for the development of neovascular age-related macular degeneration (NVAMD) by means of spectral-domain optical coherence tomography. Methods: Retrospective study of 73 eyes graded Stage 2 and Stage 3 according to the AMD International Grading System with minimum follow-up of 24 months. Drusenoid pigment epithelial detachment, hyperreflective foci, external limiting membrane, inner ellipsoid band, and retinal pigment epithelium integrity were analyzed at baseline and ...
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    10. Optical Coherence Tomography And Infrared Images Of Astrocytic Hamartomas Not Revealed By Funduscopy In Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

      Optical Coherence Tomography And Infrared Images Of Astrocytic Hamartomas Not Revealed By Funduscopy In Tuberous Sclerosis Complex
      Purpose: To detect, describe, and classify the morphologic characteristics of astrocytic hamartomas in tuberous sclerosis complex, using both spectral-domain optical coherence tomography (OCT) and infrared images. Methods: Ten subjects (20 eyes) with tuberous sclerosis complex underwent a complete ophthalmologic examination and multimodality imaging with spectral-domain OCT and infrared images. The imaging protocol included a 30scan angle of the posterior pole and of the four quadrants. Line scans, detail, raster, and ...
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    11. OPTICAL COHERENCE TOMOGRAPHY EVIDENCE ON THE CORRELATION OF CHOROIDAL THICKNESS AND AGE WITH VASCULARIZED RETINAL LAYERS IN NORMAL EYES

      OPTICAL COHERENCE TOMOGRAPHY EVIDENCE ON THE CORRELATION OF CHOROIDAL THICKNESS AND AGE WITH VASCULARIZED RETINAL LAYERS IN NORMAL EYES
      Purpose: To correlate choroidal thickness (CT) and age with vascularized retinal layer and outer retinal layer thickness in normal eyes. Methods: This was a prospective, cross-sectional study. Complete ophthalmological examination, biometry, and enhanced depth imaging spectral domain optical coherence tomography were performed. Choroidal and individual retinal layer thickness measurements were obtained. Thickness maps for all layers were evaluated using the 1 mm, 3 mm, and 6 mm early treatment diabetic ...
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    12. Spectral domain optical coherence tomography and B-scan ultrasonography in the evaluation of retinal tears in acute, incomplete posterior vitreous detachment

      Spectral domain optical coherence tomography and B-scan ultrasonography in the evaluation of retinal tears in acute, incomplete posterior vitreous detachment
      Background The purpose of this study was to evaluate the extension and traction effects of posterior vitreous detachment (PVD) complicated with retinal tears using spectral domain optical coherence tomography (OCT) and B-scan ultrasonography. Methods Complete ophthalmological examination, B-scan ultrasonography and spectral domain OCT were performed in patients with acute PVD and retinal tears. Vitreous detachment was classified as complete or incomplete, based on extent of posterior pole or peripheral vitreous ...
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    13. A case of unilateral circumscribed posterior keratoconus evaluated by three different imaging tools: optical coherence tomography, videokeratography, and Scheimpflug corneal tomography

      A case of unilateral circumscribed posterior keratoconus evaluated by three different imaging tools: optical coherence tomography, videokeratography, and Scheimpflug corneal tomography
      Posterior keratoconus is a rare corneal anomaly which is part of the ectatic corneal disorders. We report a clinical presentation of a unilateral posterior keratoconus in a 42-year-old man. At the time of presentation, corrected distance visual acuity (CDVA) was 20/20 with a correction of +2.50 +2.50 90 in the right eye and 20/40 with +1 +3.00 105 in the left eye. Slit lamp microscopy ...
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    14. Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography of Choroidal and Outer Retinal Layer Thickness in the Sturge Weber Syndrome

      Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography of Choroidal and Outer Retinal Layer Thickness in the Sturge Weber Syndrome
      Purpose : To evaluate choroidal thickness and its effect on the outer retinal layers in patients with Sturge Weber syndrome (SWS). Materials and methods : Twenty eyes of 10 patients with SWS and 20 eyes of 10 healthy controls were evaluated at the ophthalmology unit of the Umberto I Policlinic, Rome from December 2015 to May 2015. Manual segmentation measurements of choroidal and retinal pigment epithelium (RPE)-photorec eptor layer (PHL) thickness ...
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    15. Optical coherence tomography evaluation of intermediate-term healing of different stent types: systemic review and meta-analysis

      Optical coherence tomography evaluation of intermediate-term healing of different stent types: systemic review and meta-analysis
      Aims The intermediate-term incidence of strut malapposition (SM) and uncovered struts (US), and the degree of neointimal thickness (NIT) according to stent type have not been characterized. Methods and results All studies of 50 patients in which optical coherence tomography was performed between 6 and 12 months after stent implantation were included. The incidences of SM and US were the co-primary end points, while NIT was the secondary end point ...
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    16. Peripapillary RNFL Thickness Changes Evaluated with Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography after Uncomplicated Macular Surgery for Epiretinal Membrane

      Peripapillary RNFL Thickness Changes Evaluated with Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography after Uncomplicated Macular Surgery for Epiretinal Membrane
      Purpose . To evaluate the peripapillary RNFL (p-RNFL) thickness changes after vitrectomy for epiretinal membrane (ERM). The relationship between p-RNFL thickness change and visual function was assessed. Methods . Thirty-five eyes from 35 patients with ERM who underwent vitrectomy with internal limiting membrane (ILM) removal were included. Average p-RNFL and the four quadrants thickness were measured by spectral-domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) before and at one, three, and six months after surgery ...
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    Sapienza University of Rome is the largest European university and the most ancient of Rome's three state-funded universities. In Italian , Sapienza means "wisdom" or "knowledge".