SOE 2003
14th Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology

Madrid, June 7-12, 2003






Invited Lecture

ARMD Management Challenges
G. Peyman, M. Conway, Y. Bezerra, J. Lewis, C. Anthony and E. Woltering



A Cilio-Retinal Artery Influence Diabetic Maculopathy
L. Loumann Knudsen

Long Acting Somatostatin Analogue (Octreotide) in the Treatment of Neuroretinitis Due to the Course of Sarcoidosis. Case Report
P. Jurowski, R. Goœ and J. Kunert-Radek

The ePTFE Implants for Retinal Detachment Surgery – Experimental Study
D. Kopacz, D. Kêcik, M. Machnikowska and P. Maciejewicz

The Influence of the Topically Administrated Betaxolol on the Progress of Non-exudative Age Related Macular Degeneration – One Year Follow-up
A. Gebka, B. Iwaszkiewicz-Bilikiewicz, C. Ciechanowski and K. Raczynska

Role of Free Radicals in Diabetic and Hypertension Retinopathies
M.D. Pinazo-Durán, P. Marco, E. Sevilla-Romero, C. Verdejo, J. Calvet-Henry and J. González-Tomás, for The Multicenter Study Group

Retinal Effects of Simvastatin in Patients Affected by Age-Related Macular Degeneration
L. Scorolli, M. Morara, D. Corazza, S. Vismara, V. Della Valle and R.A. Meduri

Refractive Conditions in Patients with Age-related Macular Degeneration
S.D. Talu

Posterior Juxtascleral Delivery of Anecortave Acetate for Exudative AMD – A Unique Route of Administration
G. Soubrane, D. Dahlin, S.M. Robertson, and the Anecortave Acetate Clinical Study Group

Retinal Vein Occlusion Risk Profile: A Case-Control Study
M. Shahsuvaryan

Blind Registration of Patients with Diabetic Retinopathy
S. Al-Husainy and M.D. Tsaloumas

High Speed Fluorescein Angiography
T. Sakurai, T. Kinoshita, T. Maeno and T. Mano

Orbital Mantle Cell Lymphoma
J.C. Pinto Bonilla, A. Lanuza Garcia, M.C. Arias, G. Gunes and A. Lopez

Retinoma: Clinical and Fluorescein Angiographic Features
T. Hadjistilianou, E. Motolese and A. Caporossi

A Case of Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment with Ogucni’s Disease
T. Kinoshita, T. Maeno, T. Sakurai and T. Mano

Regulation of Retinal Development. Biomedical Mechanisms Underlying Neuroretinal Disorders
E. Sevilla-Romero, F.J. Iborra, A. Muñoz and M.D. Pinazo-Durán

Long-Term Exposure to Solar Ultraviolet Radiation As Risk Factor for Age-Related Macular Degeneration
I. Plestina-Borjan, M. Klinger-Lasic, D. Medic and N. Stiglmayer

Peripapillary Atrophy: Fluorangiographic Patterns
M. Fruschelli, E. Motolese, P.A. Motulese and S. Cherubini Di Simplicio

Refractive Surgery

Visual Quality Evolution After LASIK By Means of the Modulation Transfer Function
D. Ortiz, J.I. Velarde, J.M. Saiz, J.N.Fernández del Cotero and F. González

Contrast Sensitivity Data at First Month as a Reference Parameter of Visual Quality in LASIK
J.I. Velarde, G. Senra, D. Ortiz, L. Valentin-Gamazo, E. Velez and J.N. Fernández del Cotero

3 Years of Experience with Lasek and Corneal Cooling
M. Fortunato, R. Maggi and I. Molnar

Analysis of the Patterns of Corneal Topography in Myopia Up to 12 Diopters at Post-PRK and LASIK
M. Said Farah, J.M. Serrano de la Iglesia and M.A. Zato Gómez de Liaño

Role of PGE1 Precursors, Linoleic and Gamma-Linolenic Acids, on Tear Production and Ocular Surface After PRK
S. Biondi, S. Giuffrida, V. Amico and V. Distefano

LASEK for Low to Moderate Ametropia
S. Latinovic, V. Masic and S. Bursac

Phakic Intraocular Lenses: an Ultrasound Biomicroscopy Study
J. Javaloy, M.T. Vidal, J.R. Villada, J.I. Belda and J.L. Alió


Correlation of Peripapillary Retinal Nerve Fibre Layer Thickness Measured by GDx and Visual Field Loss in Glaucoma
L. Kuprjanowicz and Z. Szych

The IOP Lowering Efficacy of Travatan® in a Large Community Based Trial
V. De Groot and the Belgium Travatan Study Group

Bimatoprost 0.03% An Efficacious and Cost-Effective Choice in the Treatment of Glaucoma in Adult Patients in Austria and Finland
P.B. Poulsen, T.L. Christensen, S. Holmstrom and P. Buchholz

Angle Repermeation – Surgery of Choice in Neglected Pupillary Glaucomas
C.D. Bordeianu

A Pharmacoeconomic Analysis of Brimonidine Tartrate 0.2% as an Adjunctive Therapy to Beta-Blockers in the Treatment of Glaucoma in Adult Patients in Norway
T.L. Christensen, P.B. Poulsen, S. Holmstrom, K. Maeland and J.G. Walt

The Influence of Locally Administrated Beta-blockers on the Serum Lipid Profile in POAG Patients
A. Gebka, K. Raczynska, U. Stodolska-Koberda, A. Ciechanowski and A. Ujazdowska

Comparative Analysis of the Changes in the Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer in High- and Normal-tension Glaucoma Patients
Iv. Tanev and V. Tanev

Influence of Central Corneal Thickness on Applanation Tonometry Readings
J. Jakubaszko and J. Marek

The Place of Trabeculectomy in Treatment of Neovascular Glaucoma
Z. Ignjatovic, Z. Kuljaca, K. Misailovic and V. Jovanovic

Confocal Microscopy: Corneal Ultrastructural Findings in Patients with Congenital Glaucoma
L. Arrico, S. Donati and M. Marenco

Combined Non-Filtering Glaucoma Surgery for Adult Open Angle Glaucoma
A. Mekada, M. Tajika, T. Murakami and T. Miyake

One Year Treatment with Travoprost/Travatan/ in Patients with Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
N. Petkova, B. Anguelov and Ch. Rankova

Ultrasound Biomicroscopy Before and After Transscleral Diode Laser Cyclophotocoagulation
P. Frezzotti, A. Malandrini, V. Mittica, S. Cini, S. De Robertis and A. Caporossi

Transscleral Diode Laser Cyclophotocoagulation in the Treatment of Advanced Refractory Glaucoma
V. Mittica, P. Frezzotti, S. Cini, E. Zanframundo and A. Caporossi

Analysis of Optic Nerve Head Topography Images in Patients with JOAG
B. Patelska-Wytyk

Viscoelastic Treatment of Shallow Anterior Chamber After Filtering Surgery for Glaucoma
N. Petkova, B. Anguelov and A. Marinov

Estimated Incidence of Open-Angle Glaucoma in the United Kingdom
R. Althin, Z. Zhou, R. Dhawan and B. Scassellati-Sforzolini

Intraocular Pressure in Multiple Myeloma: a Study of 23 Cases
K. Loncarek, T. Filipovic, M. Sever-Prebelic and I. Brajac

Ocular Hypotensive Effect of Phacoemulsification in Patients with High IOP
S. Jimenez, P. Alemany, A. Dominguez and J. Jordano


Hormone Replacement Therapy and Prevalence of Cataract in Postmenopausal Women
E. Tomala and D. Karczewicz

Visual Functions in Early Cataract and After Cataract Surgery
H. Langrová, L. Bytton, D. Hejcmanová and M. Hejcmanová

The Correlation Between Prevalence of Cataract and Serum Levels of Estradiol and Follicle-Stimulating Hormone in Young Women
E. Tomala and D. Karczewicz

Elemental Analysis of Aqueous Humor in Calcification of Hydrophilic Acryl Intraocular Lenses
H. Watanabe, S. Nakanome, K. Tanaka, S. Kobayakawa and T. Tochikubo

Three Cases of Hydrophilic Acrylic Intraocular Lenses Exchange
Saiko Nakanome, Hiroshi Watanabe, Koitiro Tanaka, Shinitiro Kobayakawa and Tetsuo Tochikubo

Observation and Elementary Analysis of Calcification of Four Exchanged Hydrophilic Acryl Intraocular Lens(IOL)s
Koichiro Tanaka, Hiroshi Watanabe, Saiko Nakanome and Tetsuo Tochikubo

Cornea & External Disease

Reconstruction of 3D Human Cornea Using Processed Porcine Cornea As a Biological Scaffold
K.Y. Then, Y. Yang, S. Shah, P. McDonnell and A.J. El Haj

Histopathological Research on Removal Cornea in Case to Which Penetrating Keratoplasty Was Enforced After Lamellar Keratoplasty
Tomoko Okabe, Tanaka Koichiro, Tetsuo Tochikubo and Yasushi Sakanishi

Efficacy of Oral Pilocarpine on Xeroftalmia in Sjögren’s Syndrome
I. Pellistri, J.G. Orsoni, P. Rubino and L. Zavota

Intraocular Inflammation

Ocular Hypertension and Intraocular Inflammation
S. Jovanovic, A. Stanojevic, M. Jovanovic and S. Golubovic

Rofecoxib in the Treatment of Episcleritis and Anterior Uveitis
P. Allegri, G. Di Lorenzo, C. Musso, R. Rissotto and U. Murialdo

Comparison of Postoperative Anti-Inflammatory Effects of Ketorolac 0,5% and Prednisolone 1% After Phacoemulsfication and Intraocular Lens Implantation
Y. Ozkurt, Y. Oral, B. Uslu, E.T. Oguz and O.K. Dogan

Oculoplastics & Orbit

Idiopathic Orbital Myositis with Cyst-Like Appearance on Contrast Enhanced CT
Abd El-Nasser A. Mohammad

Fasanella-Servat Operation in Correction of Moderate Congenital Ptosis
K. Spahiu, O. Kubati, S. Buçinca and M. Kubati Ajeti

New Method of Repair of Full-Thickness Eyelids’ Defects
V. Napolsky

Implantation of Autogenous Auricular Cartilage as a Treatment of Lower Lid Retraction
B. Pérez-Alarcón, A. Juárez-Flores and G. Salcedo-Casillas

Pediatric Ophthalmology Strabysmus

Interferon Alpha Treatment of Infantile Orbital Hemangioma
B. Damas, J. Abelairas, J. Menéndez, L. Albajara, J. Peralta, C. Verdú and A. Royo

Evaluation of Corneal Endothelium in Myopic Adolescents
A. Bakunowicz-Lazarczyk and B. Urban

Mutations of the PAX6 Gene Detected in Patients with Congenital Optic Nerve Anomalies
N. Azuma, E. Kawase, Y. Suzuki and M. Yamada

Comparison of Ketorolac and Dexamethasone After Strabismus Surgery
Y. Oral, Y. Ozkurt, B. Usta, K. Yildiz and O.K. Dogan


Epidemiological Data of Retinoblastoma: Experience of a Single Institution (1952-2002)
S. Marconcini, S. De Francesco, C. Batisti, A. Acquaviva, A. D’Ambrosio and T. Hadjistilianou

Value of Color Doppler Imaging in the Differential Diagnosis of Intraocular Tumors
M. Modrzejewska, K. Krzystolik and D. Karczewicz

Improved Identification of Microcirculation Patterns in Uveal Melanomas Using Sirius Red Staining
J. Barrio, F.J. Ascaso, T. Castiella, F.M. Honrubia, J.A. Cristóbal and M.A. Saornil


The Prevalence of Cupping in Acute Arteritic and Nonarteritic Ischemic Optic Neuropathies
M.N. Hashemian, A.R. Tabasi and A.H. Kashi

Tolosa Hunt Syndrome and Orbital Pseudotumor Associated to Cocaine Abuse
A. Núñez Sánchez, J.A. Reche Sainz, J.M. Zarco Tejada, M.J. Domínguez Fernández and E. Orts Castro

Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy and Visual Evoked Potentials
B. Cerovski and J. Šikiæ

Epidemiology of Monosymptomatic Optic Neuritis in Rijeka County, Croatia
T. Filipovic, K. Loncarek, I. Brajac and H. Stalekar


Preferred Incision For Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgery
M. Tahhan, S. Benskin and M. Quinlan

Retinal Nerve Fibre Layer Thickness in Patients with Myopia
L. Kuprjanowicz, D. Karczewicz, M. Formicka and Z. Szych

Activity and Epidemiology of Ocular Emergencies in a District General Hospital
H. Sánchez-Tocino, A. Galindo-Ferreiro, J. Galindo-Alonso, M. Fernández-Muñoz and D. Iglesias-Cortiñas

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