Recent Publications

UW-Madison Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences was ranked #1 in publication productivity per faculty member in academic ophthalmology out of all ophthalmology departments in the US in 2016.

Cadmium, obesity, and education, and the 10-year incidence of hearing impairment: The beaver dam offspring study.

Aug 20 2019 // PubMed ID: 31424564 Author(s): Dalton DS, Schubert CR, Pinto A, Fischer ME, Huang GH, Klein BEK, Klein R, Pankow JS, Paulsen AJ, Tsai MY, Tweed TS, Cruickshanks KJ. Cadmium, obesity, and education, and the 10-year… Read More

Cadmium, obesity, and education, and the 10-year incidence of hearing impairment: The beaver dam offspring study.

Tunicamycin-induced photoreceptor atrophy precedes degeneration of retinal capillaries with minimal effects on retinal ganglion and pigment epithelium cells.

Aug 20 2019 // PubMed ID: 31421136 Author(s): Wang S, Liu Y, Tan JW, Hu T, Zhang HF, Sorenson CM, Smith JA, Sheibani N. Tunicamycin-induced photoreceptor atrophy precedes degeneration of retinal capillaries with minimal effects on retinal ganglion and… Read More

Tunicamycin-induced photoreceptor atrophy precedes degeneration of retinal capillaries with minimal effects on retinal ganglion and pigment epithelium cells.

Associations of Hearing Sensitivity, Higher-order Auditory Processing, and Cognition over Time in Middle-aged Adults.

Aug 17 2019 // PubMed ID: 31418812 Author(s): Merten N, Fischer ME, Tweed TS, Breteler MMB, Cruickshanks KJ. Associations of Hearing Sensitivity, Higher-order Auditory Processing, and Cognition over Time in Middle-aged Adults. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci.… Read More

Associations of Hearing Sensitivity, Higher-order Auditory Processing, and Cognition over Time in Middle-aged Adults.

Genetic variants linked to myopic macular degeneration in persons with high myopia: CREAM Consortium.

Aug 16 2019 // PubMed ID: 31415580 Author(s): Wong YL, Hysi P, Cheung G, Tedja M, Hoang QV, Tompson SWJ, Whisenhunt KN, Verhoeven V, Zhao W, Hess M, Wong CW, Kifley A, Hosoda Y, Haarman AEG, Hopf S, Laspas… Read More

Genetic variants linked to myopic macular degeneration in persons with high myopia: CREAM Consortium.

RISK FACTORS FOR HEARING IMPAIRMENT IN TYPE 1 DIABETES.

Aug 15 2019 // PubMed ID: 31412233 Author(s): Braffett BH, Lorenzi GM, Cowie CC, Gao X, Bainbridge KE, Cruickshanks KJ, Kramer JR, Gubitosi-Klug RA, Larkin ME, Barnie A, Lachin JM, Schade DS; DCCT/EDIC Research Group. RISK FACTORS FOR HEARING… Read More

RISK FACTORS FOR HEARING IMPAIRMENT IN TYPE 1 DIABETES.

Visual Acuity Outcomes after Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Treatment for Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 Report Number 19.

Aug 10 2019 // PubMed ID: 31395505 Author(s): Keenan TD, Vitale S, Agrón E, Domalpally A, Antoszyk AN, Elman MJ, Clemons TE, Chew EY; Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 Research Group. Visual Acuity Outcomes after Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor… Read More

Visual Acuity Outcomes after Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Treatment for Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 Report Number 19.

1,25(OH)2D3 regulates the proangiogenic activity of pericyte through VDR-mediated modulation of VEGF production and signaling of VEGF and PDGF receptors.

Aug 10 2019 // PubMed ID: 31396585 Author(s): Jamali N, Song YS, Sorenson CM, Sheibani N. 1,25(OH)(2)D(3) regulates the proangiogenic activity of pericyte through VDR-mediated modulation of VEGF production and signaling of VEGF and PDGF receptors. FASEB Bioadv. 2019… Read More

1,25(OH)2D3 regulates the proangiogenic activity of pericyte through VDR-mediated modulation of VEGF production and signaling of VEGF and PDGF receptors.

Plumbagin-induced oxidative stress leads to inhibition of Na+/K+-ATPase (NKA) in canine cancer cells.

Aug 09 2019 // PubMed ID: 31391478 Author(s): Alharbi Y, Kapur A, Felder M, Barroilhet L, Stein T, Pattnaik BR, Patankar MS. Plumbagin-induced oxidative stress leads to inhibition of Na(+)/K(+)-ATPase (NKA) in canine cancer cells. Sci Rep. 2019 Aug… Read More

Plumbagin-induced oxidative stress leads to inhibition of Na+/K+-ATPase (NKA) in canine cancer cells.

Neuroprotective Biomarkers and Cognitive Function in a Long-Term Prospective Population-based Study of Aging US Adults.

Aug 07 2019 // PubMed ID: 31385821 Author(s): Paulsen AJ, Schubert CR, Pinto A, Carlsson CM, Chappell RJ, Fischer ME, Klein BEK, Klein R, Tsai MY, Cruickshanks KJ. Neuroprotective Biomarkers and Cognitive Function in a Long-Term Prospective Population-based Study… Read More

Neuroprotective Biomarkers and Cognitive Function in a Long-Term Prospective Population-based Study of Aging US Adults.

Scaling Up Teleophthalmology for Diabetic Eye Screening: Opportunities for Widespread Implementation in the USA.

Aug 04 2019 // PubMed ID: 31375932 Author(s): Liu Y, Torres Diaz A, Benkert R. Scaling Up Teleophthalmology for Diabetic Eye Screening: Opportunities for Widespread Implementation in the USA. Curr Diab Rep. 2019 Aug 2;19(9):74. doi: 10.1007/s11892-019-1187-5. Review. Journal:… Read More

Scaling Up Teleophthalmology for Diabetic Eye Screening: Opportunities for Widespread Implementation in the USA.

The association of retinal vessel calibres with heart failure and long-term alterations in cardiac structure and function: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study.

Aug 03 2019 // PubMed ID: 31373139 Author(s): Chandra A, Seidelmann SB, Claggett BL, Klein BE, Klein R, Shah AM, Solomon SD. The association of retinal vessel calibres with heart failure and long-term alterations in cardiac structure and function:… Read More

The association of retinal vessel calibres with heart failure and long-term alterations in cardiac structure and function: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study.

Relationship Between Diet, Tinnitus, and Hearing Difficulties.

Jul 30 2019 // PubMed ID: 31356390 Author(s): Dawes P, Cruickshanks KJ, Marsden A, Moore DR, Munro KJ. Relationship Between Diet, Tinnitus, and Hearing Difficulties. Ear Hear. 2019 Jul 25. doi: 10.1097/AUD.0000000000000765. [Epub ahead of print] Journal: Ear And… Read More

Relationship Between Diet, Tinnitus, and Hearing Difficulties.

Determining Possible Shared Genetic Architecture Between Myopia and Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma.

Jul 20 2019 // PubMed ID: 31323684 Author(s): Iglesias AI, Ong JS, Khawaja AP, Gharahkhani P, Tedja MS, Verhoeven VJM, Bonnemaijer PWM, Wolfs RCW, Young TL, Jansonius NM, Craig JE, Stambolian D, van Duijn CM, MacGregor S, Klaver CCW;… Read More

Determining Possible Shared Genetic Architecture Between Myopia and Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma.

Multispectral and computational probing of the interactions between sitagliptin and serum albumin.

Jul 16 2019 // PubMed ID: 31302563 Author(s): Shaghaghi M, Dehghan G, Rashtbari S, Sheibani N, Aghamohammadi A. Multispectral and computational probing of the interactions between sitagliptin and serum albumin. Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc. 2019 Jul 3;223:117286.… Read More

Multispectral and computational probing of the interactions between sitagliptin and serum albumin.

Synergistic inhibition of catalase activity by food colorants sunset yellow and curcumin: An experimental and MLSD simulation approach.

Jul 14 2019 // PubMed ID: 31301288 Author(s): Simin Khataee, Dehghan G, Rashtbari S, Yekta R, Sheibani N. Synergistic inhibition of catalase activity by food colorants sunset yellow and curcumin: An experimental and MLSD simulation approach. Chem Biol Interact.… Read More

Synergistic inhibition of catalase activity by food colorants sunset yellow and curcumin: An experimental and MLSD simulation approach.

The Post-illumination Pupil Response (PIPR) Is Associated With Cognitive Function in an Epidemiologic Cohort Study.

Jul 13 2019 // PubMed ID: 31297083 Author(s): Chen Y, Pinto AA, Paulsen AJ, Schubert CR, Hancock LM, Klein BE, Klein R, Cruickshanks KJ. The Post-illumination Pupil Response (PIPR) Is Associated With Cognitive Function in an Epidemiologic Cohort Study.… Read More

The Post-illumination Pupil Response (PIPR) Is Associated With Cognitive Function in an Epidemiologic Cohort Study.

Longer Breastfeeding Associated with Childhood Anemia in Rural South-Eastern Nigeria.

Jul 10 2019 // PubMed ID: 31281394 Author(s): Buck S, Rolnick K, Nwaba AA, Eickhoff J, Mezu-Nnabue K, Esenwah E, Mezu-Ndubuisi OJ. Longer Breastfeeding Associated with Childhood Anemia in Rural South-Eastern Nigeria. Int J Pediatr. 2019 Jun 10;2019:9457981. doi:… Read More

Longer Breastfeeding Associated with Childhood Anemia in Rural South-Eastern Nigeria.

The Contribution of Ototoxic Medications to Hearing Loss among Older Adults.

Jul 10 2019 // PubMed ID: 31282945 Author(s): Joo Y, Cruickshanks KJ, Klein BEK, Klein R, Hong O, Wallhagen M. The Contribution of Ototoxic Medications to Hearing Loss among Older Adults. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2019… Read More

The Contribution of Ototoxic Medications to Hearing Loss among Older Adults.

Bcl-2 Expression in Pericytes and Astrocytes Impacts Vascular Development and Homeostasis.

Jul 06 2019 // PubMed ID: 31273232 Author(s): Zaitoun IS, Wintheiser CM, Jamali N, Wang S, Suscha A, Darjatmoko SR, Schleck K, Hanna BA, Lindner V, Sheibani N, Sorenson CM. Bcl-2 Expression in Pericytes and Astrocytes Impacts Vascular Development… Read More

Bcl-2 Expression in Pericytes and Astrocytes Impacts Vascular Development and Homeostasis.

Survey of practice patterns for the management of ophthalmic genetic disorders among AAPOS members: report by the AAPOS Genetic Eye Disease Task Force.

Jun 25 2019 // PubMed ID: 31233830 Author(s): Drack AV, Miraldi Utz V, Wang K, Alcorn DM, Brooks BP, Costakos DM, Couser NL, Heon E, Levin AV, Lloyd IC, Morse CL, Schmitt MA, Whitman MC, Traboulsi EI. Survey of… Read More

Survey of practice patterns for the management of ophthalmic genetic disorders among AAPOS members: report by the AAPOS Genetic Eye Disease Task Force.

New Therapies to Reduce Intraocular Pressures.

Jun 21 2019 // PubMed ID: 31219392 Author(s): Konda SM, Kaufman PL. New Therapies to Reduce Intraocular Pressures. J Ocul Pharmacol Ther. 2019 Jul/Aug;35(6):322-324. doi: 10.1089/jop.2019.0059. Epub 2019 Jun 20. Journal: Journal Of Ocular Pharmacology And Therapeutics : The… Read More

New Therapies to Reduce Intraocular Pressures.

Retinal vessel diameters confound the relationship of pregnancy to retinopathy and infant outcomes in T1D.

Jun 20 2019 // PubMed ID: 31213351 Author(s): Klein BEK, Horak KML, Meuer SM, Mosher AE, Ewen AF, Danforth LG, Lee KE, Klein R. Retinal vessel diameters confound the relationship of pregnancy to retinopathy and infant outcomes in T1D.… Read More

Retinal vessel diameters confound the relationship of pregnancy to retinopathy and infant outcomes in T1D.

Validation of the Icare® TONOVET plus rebound tonometer in normal rabbit eyes.

Jun 16 2019 // PubMed ID: 31201805 Author(s): Gloe S, Rothering A, Kiland JA, McLellan GJ. Validation of the Icare(®) TONOVET plus rebound tonometer in normal rabbit eyes. Exp Eye Res. 2019 Aug;185:107698. doi: 10.1016/j.exer.2019.107698. Epub 2019 Jun 12.… Read More

Validation of the Icare® TONOVET plus rebound tonometer in normal rabbit eyes.

Patient-Reported Visual Function Outcomes After Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Therapy for Macular Edema Due to Central Retinal or Hemiretinal Vein Occlusion: Preplanned Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial.

Jun 07 2019 // PubMed ID: 31169862 Author(s): Scott IU, VanVeldhuisen PC, Barton F, Oden NL, Ip MS, Blodi BA, Worrall M, Fish GE; Study of Comparative Treatments for Retinal Vein Occlusion 2 Investigator Group. Patient-Reported Visual Function Outcomes… Read More

Patient-Reported Visual Function Outcomes After Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Therapy for Macular Edema Due to Central Retinal or Hemiretinal Vein Occlusion: Preplanned Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial.

Müller’s Muscle-conjunctival Resection Combined With Tarsectomy for Treatment of Congenital Ptosis.

Jun 05 2019 // PubMed ID: 31162300 Author(s): Gazit I, Gildener-Leapman J, Or L, Burkat CN, Pras E, Hartstein ME. Müller’s Muscle-conjunctival Resection Combined With Tarsectomy for Treatment of Congenital Ptosis. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019 May 28. doi:… Read More

Müller’s Muscle-conjunctival Resection Combined With Tarsectomy for Treatment of Congenital Ptosis.

An association between large optic nerve cupping and cognitive function.

Jun 05 2019 // PubMed ID: 31163134 Author(s): Vajaranant TS, Hallak J, Espeland MA, Pasquale LR, Klein BE, Meuer SM, Rapp SR, Haan MN, Maki PM. An association between large optic nerve cupping and cognitive function. Am J Ophthalmol.… Read More

An association between large optic nerve cupping and cognitive function.

Precursors and Development of Geographic Atrophy with Autofluorescence Imaging: Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 Report Number 18.

Jun 04 2019 // PubMed ID: 31153849 Author(s): Holmen IC, Aul B, Pak JW, Trane RM, Blodi B, Klein M, Clemons T, Chew E, Domalpally A; Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 Research Group. Precursors and Development of Geographic Atrophy… Read More

Precursors and Development of Geographic Atrophy with Autofluorescence Imaging: Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 Report Number 18.

Linking neural and clinical measures of glaucoma with diffusion magnetic resonance imaging (dMRI).

Jun 01 2019 // PubMed ID: 31150402 Author(s): Miller N, Liu Y, Krivochenitser R, Rokers B. Linking neural and clinical measures of glaucoma with diffusion magnetic resonance imaging (dMRI). PLoS One. 2019 May 31;14(5):e0217011. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0217011. eCollection 2019. Journal:… Read More

Linking neural and clinical measures of glaucoma with diffusion magnetic resonance imaging (dMRI).

Correction: Using HSV-1 Genome Phylogenetics to Track Past Human Migrations.

May 31 2019 // PubMed ID: 31145764 Author(s): Kolb AW, Ané C, Brandt CR. Correction: Using HSV-1 Genome Phylogenetics to Track Past Human Migrations. PLoS One. 2019 May 30;14(5):e0217890. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0217890. eCollection 2019. Journal: Plo S One, Volume 14,… Read More

Correction: Using HSV-1 Genome Phylogenetics to Track Past Human Migrations.

Chronic kidney disease and the risk of incident hearing loss.

May 29 2019 // PubMed ID: 31135964 Author(s): Gupta S, Curhan SG, Cruickshanks KJ, Klein BEK, Klein R, Curhan GC. Chronic kidney disease and the risk of incident hearing loss. Laryngoscope. 2019 May 28. doi: 10.1002/lary.28088. [Epub ahead of… Read More

Chronic kidney disease and the risk of incident hearing loss.