Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2021 Classification Criteria For Pars Planitis.American Journal of Ophthalmology.  228:268-274. 2021
2021 Classification Criteria for Behçet Disease Uveitis.American Journal of Ophthalmology.  228:80-88. 2021
2021 Classification Criteria for Birdshot Chorioretinitis.American Journal of Ophthalmology.  228:65-71. 2021
2021 Classification Criteria for Intermediate Uveitis, Non-Pars Planitis Type.American Journal of Ophthalmology.  228:159-164. 2021
2021 Classification Criteria for Multifocal Choroiditis With Panuveitis.American Journal of Ophthalmology.  228:152-158. 2021
2021 Classification Criteria for Multiple Sclerosis-Associated Intermediate Uveitis.American Journal of Ophthalmology.  228:72-79. 2021
2021 Classification Criteria for Sympathetic Ophthalmia.American Journal of Ophthalmology.  228:212-219. 2021
2021 Classification Criteria for Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Disease.American Journal of Ophthalmology.  228:205-211. 2021
2018 Guidance on Noncorticosteroid Systemic Immunomodulatory Therapy in Noninfectious Uveitis: Fundamentals Of Care for UveitiS (FOCUS) Initiative 2018
2018 Rehabilitation referral for patients with irreversible vision impairment seen in a public safety-net eye clinicJAMA Ophthalmology.  136:400-408. 2018
2018 Interobserver Agreement Among Uveitis Experts on Uveitic Diagnoses: The Standardization of Uveitis Nomenclature ExperienceAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology.  186:19-24. 2018
2017 Subretinal pigment epithelial deposition of drusen components including hydroxyapatite in a primary cell culture model 2017
2015 Lack of consensus in the diagnosis and treatment for ocular tuberculosis among uveitis specialistsOcular Immunology and Inflammation.  23:25-31. 2015
2014 Author reply 2014
2014 Expert panel recommendations for the use of anti-tumor necrosis factor biologic agents in patients with ocular inflammatory disorders 2014
2013 Editorial introductionsCurrent Opinion in Ophthalmology.  24. 2013
2013 The complement anaphylatoxin receptors are not required for the development of experimental autoimmune uveitisJournal of Neuroimmunology.  264:127-129. 2013
2013 Retinal vasculitis in two pediatric patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: A case report 2013
2013 Histologic basis of variations in retinal pigment epithelium autofluorescence in eyes with geographic atrophy 2013
2013 Statin use and ocular inflammatory disease riskJournal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection.  3:1-6. 2013
2012 Author reply 2012
2012 Ocular toxocariasis: Epidemiologic, anatomic, and therapeutic variations based on a survey of ophthalmic subspecialists 2012
2011 Editorial introductionsCurrent Opinion in Ophthalmology.  22. 2011
2011 Long-term, multicenter evaluation of subconjunctival injection of triamcinolone for non-necrotizing, noninfectious anterior scleritis 2011
2011 Retinal pigment epithelial expression of complement regulator CD46 is altered early in the course of geographic atrophyExperimental Eye Research.  93:413-423. 2011
2011 Ocular Toxocariasis-United States, 2009-2010 (Reprinted from MMWR vol 60, pg 734-736, 2011)Journal of the American Medical Association.  306:261-262. 2011
2011 Ocular toxocariasis --- United States, 2009--2010 2011
2011 Rickettsial retinitis: Acute unilateral vision loss with cystoid macular edema and stellate maculopathy 2011
2011 Conjunctival attachment of a tick: Clinicopathologic report of a caseJournal of Emergency Medicine.  40. 2011
2010 Current Opinion in Ophthalmology: Editorial introductionsCurrent Opinion in Ophthalmology.  21. 2010
2010 Frequency of Distinguishing Clinical Features in Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Disease 2010
2009 Current Opinion in Ophthalmology: Editorial introductionsCurrent Opinion in Ophthalmology.  20. 2009
2009 Uveitis in Patients with Autoimmune HepatitisAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology.  147. 2009
2008 Editorial introductionsCurrent Opinion in Ophthalmology.  19. 2008
2008 Characteristics of Untreated AIDS-related Cytomegalovirus Retinitis. II. Findings in the Era of Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (1997 to 2000)American Journal of Ophthalmology.  145. 2008
2007 Editorial introductionsCurrent Opinion in Ophthalmology.  18. 2007
2007 Patient blogs: Windows into the soul of uveitis care?Ocular Immunology and Inflammation.  15:419-420. 2007
2006 Editorial introductionsCurrent Opinion in Ophthalmology.  17. 2006
2006 Unusual presentation of gastric adenocarcinoma metastatic to the orbitOphthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  22:490-491. 2006
2006 Distribution of complement anaphylatoxin receptors and membrane-bound regulators in normal human retinaExperimental Eye Research.  83:834-840. 2006
2006 Uveitis: Advances in understanding of pathogenesis and treatmentCurrent Rheumatology Reports.  8:260-266. 2006
2006 Evaluation of the Effect on Outcomes of the Route of Administration of Corticosteroids in Acute Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada DiseaseAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology.  142:119-124. 2006
2006 Experimental autoimmune uveitis in the C57BL/6 mouseExperimental Eye Research.  83:229-230. 2006
2006 Genetic deficiency of C3 as well as CNS-targeted expression of the complement inhibitor sCrry ameliorates experimental autoimmune uveoretinitisExperimental Eye Research.  82:389-394. 2006
2005 Acute aminoglycoside retinal toxicity in vivo and in vitro 2005
2005 Evaluation of subconjunctival triamcinolone for nonnecrotizing anterior scleritis 2005
2005 Optic disk edema associated with sudden-onset anterior uveitisAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology.  140:733-735. 2005
2005 Standardization of uveitis nomenclature for reporting clinical data. Results of the first international workshopAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology.  140:509-516. 2005
2005 Splendore-Hoeppli phenomenon in the conjunctiva: Immunohistochemical analysisAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology.  140:262.e1-262.e7. 2005
2004 Magnetic resonance imaging of choroidal inflammation in Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada diseaseJournal of Neuro-Ophthalmology.  24:295-296. 2004
2004 Clinical mini-review: Systemic lupus erythematosus and the eyeOcular Immunology and Inflammation.  12:87-99. 2004
2004 A retrospective multinational survey of current treatment patterns in acute and subacute Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease 2004
2004 Acute anterior uveitis associated optic disc edema 2004
2004 An unusual clinical phenotype of avellino corneal dystrophy associated with an Arg124His βiG-H3 mutation in an African-American womanAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology.  137:765-767. 2004
2004 Distribution of complement proteins and receptors in normal human retina 2004
2004 An unusual clinical phenotype of avellino corneal dystrophy associated with an Arg124His βig-H3 mutation in an African-American womanAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology.  137:765-767. 2004
2003 Changing Indications for Penetrating Keratoplasty in Southern California, 1994-1998Annals of Ophthalmology.  35:120-122. 2003
2003 Intraocular pressure in a Somali population living in the United StatesJournal of Glaucoma.  12:365-369. 2003
2003 Nucleotide-induced restoration of conjunctival chloride and fluid secretion in adenovirus type 5-infected pigmented rabbit eyesJournal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics.  305:1206-1211. 2003
2003 Attenuation of experimental autoimmune uveoretinitis in genetically complement-deficient mice 2003
2003 Histopathology of corneal melting associated with diclofenac use after refractive surgeryJournal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.  29:250-256. 2003
2003 Pathogenic role of retinal microglia in experimental uveoretinitis 2003
2002 Massive mycobacterial choroiditis during highly active antiretroviral therapy: Another immune-recovery uveitis? 2002
2002 Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada diseaseOphthalmology clinics of North America.  15:333-341. 2002
2002 Changing patterns of evisceration and enucleation: A 10 year retrospective 2002
2002 Transgenic expression of a soluble complement inhibitor decreases the incidence and severity of murine experimental autoimmune uveitis 2002
2002 A prospective evaluation of subconjunctival injection of triamcinolone acetonide for resistant anterior scleritis 2002
2002 Neoplastic masquerade syndromesSurvey of Ophthalmology.  47:81-124. 2002
2001 Gold induced interstitial keratitis [3]British Journal of Ophthalmology.  85:1386-1387. 2001
2001 An outbreak of trematode-induced granulomas of the conjunctiva 2001
2001 Complications and prognostic factors in Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada diseaseAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology.  131:599-606. 2001
2001 Revised diagnostic criteria for Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease: Report of an international committee on nomenclatureAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology.  131:647-652. 2001
2001 Rifabutin-associated hypopyon uveitis in human immunodeficiency virus-negative immunocompetent individuals 2001
2001 Changing patterns of uveitis diagnoses in a referral clinic. 2001
2001 Effect of UTP and cAMP on the fluid secretion in adenovirus type 5 infected pigmented rabbit conjunctiva. 2001
2001 Novel phenotype of Avellino corneal dystrophy in an African American female. 2001
2001 Subconjunctival injection of triamcinolone for resistant anterior scleritis: A safe and potent alternative to systemic therapy. 2001
2001 Self-inflicted anterior scleritis 2001
2001 Metastatic adenocarcinoma with rupture through the Bruch membrane simulating a choroidal melanomaAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology.  132:943-945. 2001
2001 Rhabdomyomatous mesenchymal hamartoma of the eyelid: Report of a case and literature review 2001
2000 Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada diseaseCurrent Opinion in Ophthalmology.  11:437-442. 2000
2000 Peroxynitrite formation in the orbit of diabetics with rhinocerebral mucormycosisOcular Immunology and Inflammation.  8:169-175. 2000
2000 Utility of existing Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada syndrome diagnostic criteria at initial evaluation of the individual patient: A retrospective analysisOcular Immunology and Inflammation.  8:227-234. 2000
2000 Sarcoid choroiditis initially diagnosed as birdshot choroidopathySarcoidosis, vasculitis, and diffuse lung diseases : official journal of WASOG / World Association of Sarcoidosis and Other Granulomatous Disorders.  17:85-86. 2000
2000 Antigenic retinal components associated in birdshot retinochoroidopathy using the Western Blot 2000
2000 Bleb disorder of the cornea. 2000
2000 Immunohistochemical evaluation of the Splendore-Hoeppli phenomenon in the conjunctiva. 2000
2000 Long-term follow-up of birdshot retinochoroidopathy. 2000
2000 Retinal microglia initiate retinal damage in experimental autoimmune-uveoretinitis 2000
2000 Use of a Y chromosome-specific DNA sequence to differentiate retinal microglia from blood borne macrophages in bone marrow-chimeric rats. 2000
2000 Occlusive retinal vasculitis associated with systemic lupus erythematosusJAMA Ophthalmology.  118:588-589. 2000
2000 Traumatic Acremonium atrogriseum keratitis following laser-assisted in situ keratomileusisJAMA Ophthalmology.  118:418-421. 2000
1999 Episcleritis in childhood 1999
1999 American Uveitis Society Meeting November 9, 1998: Royal Sonesta Hotel, New Orleans, LAOcular Immunology and Inflammation.  7:119-122. 1999
1999 Evaluation of the role of human retinal vascular endothelial cells in the pathogenesis of CMV retinitisOcular Immunology and Inflammation.  7:139-146. 1999
1998 Association between orbital fracture location and ocular injury: A retrospective studyThe Journal of cranio-maxillofacial trauma.  4:10-15. 1998
1998 Location of glaucoma drainage devices (addendum to previous report) [1] 1998


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2018 Multimodal Imaging in Uveitis 2018


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2016 Metastasis.  1511-1514. 2016

Education And Training

  • Physicians Medical Center Carraway, Internship
  • University of Washington Medical Center, Residency
  • Doheny Eye Medical Clinic, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine in Ophthalmology Residency Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham 1994
  • Full Name

  • Russell Read