2020

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

K Togka, A Livir-Rallatos, D Christaras, S. Tsoukala, N. Papasyfakis, P Artal and H Ginis (2020) Peripheral image quality in pseudophakic eyes.
Biomedical Optics Express DOI: 10.1364/BOE.387254

Peer-Reviewed Conference Proceedings

A Gkiala, D Christaras, J Mompean,N Symidalas, A Livir-Rallatos, P Artal, and H Ginis (2020) Macular pigment optical density in a healthy population measured with a new optical instrument. ARVO E-abstract

H Ginis, D Christaras, D Theotoka, A Livir-Rallatos and P Artal (2020) Peripheral field distortion in the pseudophakic eye, ARVO E-abstract

P Artal, H Ginis, D Christaras, E Villegas, P Prieto (2020) An Intraocular Lens to Improve Field Curvature and Off-axis Astigmatism in Pseudophakic patients, ARVO E-abstract

2019

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

H Ginis, V Molebny, JJ Rozema, C Schwarz, J Tabernero (2019) Visual and physiological optics: introduction to the Journal of the Optical Society of America A feature issue. JOSA A 36 (4), VPO1-VPO1

HS Uy, C Tesone-Coelho, H Ginis (2019) Enhancement-procedure outcomes in patients implanted with the Precisight multicomponent intraocular lens. Clinical ophthalmology (Auckland, NZ) 13, 107

D Christaras, H Ginis, A Pennos, J Mompean, P Artal (2019) Objective method for measuring the macular pigment optical density in the eye.
Biomedical Optics Express 10 (7), 3572-3583

Peer-Reviewed Conference Proceedings

D Christaras, H Ginis, A Pennos, J Mompeán, P Artal (2019) An optical method to assess the macular pigment density. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 60 (9), 6094-6094 2019

H Ginis, M Kouris, D Theotoka, R Cuevas, P Santos, A Pennos (2019) Objective assessment of tear film dynamics with a novel optical method. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 60 (9), 4171-4171 2019

P Santos, R Tort, H Ginis, R Cuevas, A Pennos (2019) Assessing the ocular refraction from a series of through-focus, double-pass aerial images. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 60 (9), 4838-4838

2018

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Arias A, Ginis H, Artal P. (2018) Light scattering in the human eye modelled as random phase perturbations. Biomed. Opt. Express 9, 2664-2670

Christaras D, Pennos A, Ginis H, Artal P. (2018) Effect of intraocular scattering in macular pigment optical density measurements. J. of Biomedical Optics, 23(5), 056001

C Katsoulos, G Livir Rallatos, I Mavrikakis (2018). Scleral contact lenses for the management of complicated ptosis, Orbit, 37:3, 201-207.

Peer-Reviewed Conference Proceedings

The Impact of Scattering on Vision and the Importance of Measuring It.
A Pennos, H Ginis, P Santos, D Christaras, P Artal
Latin America Optics and Photonics Conference, W4C. 2

2017

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Christaras D, Ginis H, Pennos A & Artal P. Scattering contribution to the double‐pass PSF using Monte Carlo simulations. Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 2017; 37: 342–346.

Rozema JJ, Charman WN, Atchison DA, Ginis H & VPO 2016 Scientific Committee and Delegates. (2017) Visual and Physiological Optics: where will the journey lead us in 10 years?. Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 2017; 37: 235–239.

Pennos A, Ginis HS, Arias A, Christaras D, & Artal P (2017). Performance of a differential contrast sensitivity method to measure intraocular scattering. Biomedical Optics Express, 8(3), 1382-1389.

G Asimellis, L Karageorgiadis, C Katsoulos, Costas, N Vasileiou, D Akers.(2017). Wavefront-Customized Soft Contact Lenses for High-Order Aberration Correction in Normal Eyes. JOJ Ophthalmology. 4. 10.19080/JOJO.2017.04.555635.

Peer-Reviewed Conference Proceedings

HS Ginis, C Wittmer, T Werblin, C Laue (2017) Development of a two-component intraocular lens system for cataract surgery. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 58 (8), 2727-2727

2016

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

IG Pallikaris, NR Stojanovic, HS Ginis (2016) A new endocapsular open ring for prevention of anterior and posterior capsule opacification Clinical ophthalmology (Auckland, NZ) 10, 2205 2

Christaras D, Ginis H, Pennos A, Artal P (2016). Intraocular scattering compensation in retinal imaging. Biomedical Optics Express, 7(10), 3996.

Sahin O, Pennos A, Ginis H, Hervella L, Villegas EA, Cañizares B, Artal, P. (2016). Optical Measurement of Straylight in Eyes With Cataract. Journal of Refractive Surgery, 32(12), 846-850.

Peer-Reviewed Conference Proceedings

Antonio Benito, Lucía Hervella, Juan Tabernero, Alexandros Pennos, Harilaos Ginis, Juan F Sánchez-Romera, Juan R Ordonana, Marcos Ruiz-Sánchez, José M Marín, Pablo Artal (2016) Environmental and genetic factors explain differences in intraocular scattering. Investigative ophthalmology & visual science 57 (1), 163-168

A Pennos, HS Ginis, A Gambin, P Artal (2016) Straylight measurements in intraocular lenses with an optical integration method. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 57 (12), 3116-3116

HS Ginis, A Pennos, J Mompeán, P Artal (2016) Macular pigment density estimated with Fourier-domain fundus reflectometry. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 57 (12), 5097-5097

Gallego AA, Pennos A, Ginis HS, Artal P (2016). Visual impact of artificially induced intraocular scatter with a liquid crystal phase modulator. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 57(12), 215-215.

A Arias, H Ginis, A Pennos, P Artal (2016) Novel Approach for Generating Ocular Wavefronts. Latin America Optics and Photonics Conference, LTh2C. 3 1 2016

1996-2015

Katsoulos, C., Karageorgiadis, L., Vasileiou, N., Mousafeiropoulos, T. and Asimellis, G. (2009), Customized hydrogel contact lenses for keratoconus incorporating correction for vertical coma aberration. Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics, 29: 321-329.

Costas Katsoulos, Vasileiou Nick, Karageorgiadis Lefteris, Mousafeiropoulos Theodore (2009) Fitting the post-keratoplasty cornea with hydrogel lenses,
Contact Lens and Anterior Eye, 32 (1), 22-26,

Rouvas A, Petrou P, Ntouraki A, Douvali M, Ladas I, Vergados I. Intravitreal ranibizumab (Lucentis) for branch retinal vein occlusion induced macular edema: nine months results of a prospective study. Retina 2010 Jun;30(6):893-902.

Ntouraki A. Photodynamic therapy, ranibizumab and ranibizumab with photodynamictherapy for the treatment of polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy. Retina 2011 Mar;31(3):464-74.

Rouvas A, Papakostas TD, Ntouraki A, Douvali M, Vergados I, Ladas I. Angiographic and OCT features of retinal angiomatous proliferation. Eye (Lond)2010 Νοv;24(11):1633-42.

Rouvas A, Petrou  P, Douvali M, Ntouraki A, Vergados I, Georgalas I, Markomichelakis N. Intravitreal ranibizumab for the treatment of inflammatory choroidal neovascularization. Retina 2011 May;31(5):871-9.

Rouvas A,Malamos P, Douvali M, Ntouraki A, Markomichelakis N. Twelve months of follow-up after intravitreal injection of ranibizumab for the treatment of idiopathic parafoveal telangiectasia.  Clin Ophthalmol. 2013;7:1357-62.

Gowrisankaran S , Genead MA., Anastasakis A. Alexander KR Characteristics of late negative ERG responses elicited by sawtooth flicker.Doc Ophthalmol (in press) 2012

Anastasakis A, McAnany JJ, Fishman GA, Seiple WH. Clinical value, normative retinal sensitivity values, and intrasession repeatability using a combined spectral domain optical coherence tomography/scanning laser ophthalmoscope microperimeter. Eye (Lond). 2011 ;25(2):245-51.

Thobani A, Fishman GA, Genead M, Anastasakis A. Visual acuity loss in recessive retinitis pigmentosa and its correlation with macular lesions. Retina. 2011;31(5):967-72.

Gowrisankaran S, Anastasakis A, Fishman GA, Alexander KR. Structural and functional measures of inner retinal integrity following visual acuity improvement in a patient with hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy type VI. Ophthalmic Genet. 2011 ;32(3):188-92.

Anastasakis A, Dick AD, Damato EM, Spry PG, Majid MA. Cancer-associated retinopathy presenting as retinal vasculitis with a negative ERG suggestive of on-bipolar cell pathway dysfunction. Doc Ophthalmol. 2011;123(1):59-63.

Chow CC, Genead MA, Anastasakis A, Chau FY, Fishman GA, Lim JI. Structural and functional correlation in sickle cell retinopathy using spectral-domain optical coherence tomography and scanning laser ophthalmoscope microperimetry. Am J Ophthalmol. 2011;152(4):704-711

Genead MA, Fishman GA, Anastasakis A. Spectral-domain OCT peripapillary retinal nerve fibre layer thickness measurements in patients with Stargardt disease. Br J Ophthalmol. 2011 ;95(5):689-93.

Anastasakis A, Fishman GA, Lindeman M, Genead MA, Zhou W. Infrared scanning laser ophthalmoscope imaging of the macula and its correlation with functional loss and structural changes in patients with stargardt disease. Retina. 2011;31(5):949-58.

Thobani A, Anastasakis A, Fishman GA. Microperimetry and OCT findings in female carriers of choroideremia. Ophthalmic Genet. 2010;31(4):235-9.

Genead MA, Fishman GA, Anastasakis A, Lindeman M. Macular vitelliform lesion in desferrioxamine-related retinopathy. Doc Ophthalmol. 2010 ;121(2):161-6

Anastasakis A, Thobani A, Fishman GA, McAnany JJ. Educational levels in patients with stargardt disease. Am J Ophthalmol. 2010;150(5):737-740

Kymionis GD, Siganos CS, Tsiklis NS, Anastasakis A, Yoo SH, Pallikaris AI, Astyrakakis N, Pallikaris IG. Long-term follow-up of Intacs in keratoconus. Am J Ophthalmol. 2007;143(2):236-244.

Plainis S, Anastasakis AG, Tsilimbaris MK. The value of contrast sensitivity in diagnosing central serous chorioretinopathy. Clin Exp Optom. 2007;90(4):296-8.

Tsilimbaris MK, Panagiotoglou TD, Charisis SK, Anastasakis A, Krikonis TS, Christodoulakis E. The use of intravitreal etanercept in diabetic macular oedema. Semin Ophthalmol. 2007;22(2):75-9.

Zafirakis P, Kymionis GD, Grentzelos MA, Livir-Rallatos G: Corneal graft detachment without corneal edema after descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty. Cornea 2010;29(4):456-8.

Aessopos A, Floudas CS, Kati M, Tsironi M, Giakoumi X, Livir-Rallatos C, Farmakis D: Loss of vision associated with angioid streaks in beta-thalassemia intermedia. Int J Hematol. 2008;87(1):35-8.

Kafkala C, Choi J, Zafirakis P, Baltatzis S, Livir-Rallatos C, Rojas B, Foster CS: Mooren’s ulcer: An immunopathologic study. Cornea 2006;25(6):667-73.

Choopong P, Khan N, Sangwan VS, Zafirakis P, Rallatos CL, Rojas B, Baltatzis S, Foster CS: Eosinophil activation in Wegener’s granulomatosis: a harbinger of disease progression? Ocul Immunol Inflamm 2005;13(6):439-45.

Rojas B, Cuhna R, Zafirakis P, Ramirez JM, Lizan Garcii AM, Zhao T, Foster CS. Cell populations and adhesion molecules expression in conjunctiva before and after bone marrow transplantation. Exp Eye Res 2005;81:313-325.

Zafirakis P, Blounas G, Koulios P, Ntantous G, Tsoli D, Petropoulos V, Livir-Rallatos G. A double blind study concerning the preference of the patients for olopatadine versus ketotifen due to drop comfort and efficacy, in an environmental model. Hellenic Ann Ophthalmol. 2004;14:301-08.

Leonardi A, Zafirakis P. Efficacy and comfort of olopatadine versus ketotifen ophthalmic solutions: a double-masked, environmental study of patient preference. Curr Med Res Opin. 2004; 20(8):1167-73.

Perez VL, Chavala SH, Ahmed M, Chu D, Zafirakis P, Balatzis S, Ocampo V, Foster CS. Ocular manifestations and concepts of systemic vasculitides. Surv Ophthalmol.2004; 49(4):399-418. Review.

Canakis C, Peyman GA. Surgical implantation of telescopic intraocular lenses. In:Master Techniques in Cataract Surgery, edited by F. Hampton Roy and Carlos W. Arzabe. SLACK Inc., NJ. (2004).

Canakis C, Conway MD, Livir-Rallatos C, Naaman GJ, Peyman GA. Ocular photodynamic therapy in choroidal neovascularization complicating idiopathic central serous chorioretinopathy. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 2004;35(2):168-71.

Canakis C, Livir-Rallatos C, Zafirakis P, Livir-Rallatos G. Acute endophthalmitis following intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide injection. Am J Ophthalmol2004;137(6):1158-1159.

Conway MD, Canakis C, Livir-Rallatos C, Peyman GA. Intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide for refractory chronic pseudophakic cystoid macular edema. J Cataract Refract Surg 2003;29(1):27-33.

Peyman GA, Canakis C, Livir-Rallatos C, Whalen P. Small-size pediatric vitrectomy wide-angle contact lens. Am J Ophthalmol 2003;135(2):236-7.

Men G, Peyman GA, Kuo PC, Bezerra Y, Ghahramani F, Naaman G, Livir-Rallatos C, Lee PJ. The role of scleral buckle in experimental posterior penetrating eye injury. Retina 2003;23(2):202-8.

Yao L, Baltatzis S, Zafirakis P, Livir-Rallatos C, Markomichelakis N, Zhao T, Foster CS. Human mast cell subtypes in conjunctiva of patients with atopic keratoconjunctivitis, ocular cicatricial pemphigoid and Stevens-Johnson syndrome. Ocul Immunol Inflamm 2003;11(3):211-22.

Men G, Peyman GA, Kuo PC, Ghahramani F, Canakis C, Ratnakaram R, Bezerra Y. The effect of intraoperative retinal manipulation on the underlying retinal pigment epithelium: an experimental study. Retina 2003;23(4):475-80.

Canakis C, Livir-Rallatos C, Zafirakis P, Livir-Rallatos G, Persidis E, Conway MD, Peyman GA. Ocular photodynamic therapy for serous macular detachment in the diffuse retinal pigment epitheliopathy variant of idiopathic central serous chorioretinopathy. Am J Ophthalmol 2003;136(4):750-2.

Zafirakis P, Letko E, Baltatzis S, Voudouri A, Livir-Rallatos C, Foster CS. Relapsing polychondritis: A clinical review. Semin Arthritis and Rheum 2002;31:384-395.

Markomichelakis N, Canakis C, Zafirakis P, Mallias I, Marakis Th, Theodossiadis G. Recurrent anterior uveitis with sectoral iris atrophy caused by cytomegalovirus. Ophthalmology 2002;109:879-882.

Peyman GA, Canakis C, Livir-Rallatos C, Conway, MD. A new wide-angle endoillumination probe for use during vitrectomy. Retina 2002;22:242.

Peyman GA, Livir-Rallatos C, Canakis C, Conway, MD. A new high-speed pneumatic vitrectomy cutter. Am J Ophthalmol 2002;133:568-9.

Peyman GA, Canakis C, Livir-Rallatos C, Conway, MD. The effect of internal limiting membrane peeling on chronic recalcitrant pseudophakic cystoid macular edema: a report of two cases. Am J Ophthalmol 2002;133:571-2.

Peyman GA, Livir-Rallatos C, Canakis C, Conway MD. An adjustable-tip brush for the induction of posterior hyaloid separation and epiretinal membrane peeling.Am J Ophthalmol 2002;133:705-7.

Karavellas M, Markomichelakis N, Zafirakis P, Kouris A. Long-term oral acyclovir for the prevention of recurrent herpetic uveitis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2002.

Markomichelakis N, Zafirakis P, Gogas P, Chalkiadakis I, Theodossiadis P, Mallias I, Theodossiadis G. The role of optical coherence tomography in evaluation of patients with uveitis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2002.

Zafirakis P, Livir-Rallatos G, Livir-Rallatos C, Canakis C, Markomichelakis N, Baltatzis S. Leukocyte adhesion molecules in ocular rosacea. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2002.

Zafirakis P, Livir-Rallatos G, Livir-Rallatos C, Canakis C, Markomichelakis N. Diclofenac versus prednisolone postphacoemulsification treatment: a randomized clinical trial. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2002.

Zafirakis P, Theodossiadis P, Livir-Rallatos G, Vergados I, Baltatzis S. Acute comitant esotropia after cataract surgery. J Catar Refract Surg 2002;28:373-5.

Charalampos Livir-Rallatos. Fuchs’ heterochromic uveitis. Ιn: Ocular Inflammatory diseases, edited by C. S. Foster and A. Vitale. W.B Saunders. (2001). ISBN: 0721663389

Panayotis Zafirakis. Adamantiades-Behcet Disease. Ιn: Ocular Inflammatory diseases, edited by C. S. Foster and A. Vitale. W.B Saunders. (2001). ISBN: 0721663389

Livir-Rallatos G, Nelson LB: Adjustable sutures: A reappraisal. North American Clinics 2001.

Moschos M, Ladas ID, Zafirakis P, Kokolakis S, Theodossiadis GP. Recurrent vitreous haemorrhages due to combined pigment epithelial and retinal hamartoma: Natural course and indocyanine green angiographic findings. Acta Ophthalmologica 2001;215:66-9.

Harper SL, Letko E, Samson CM, Zafirakis P, Sangwan V, Nguyen Q, Uy H, Baltatzis S, Foster CS. Wegener’s granulomatosis: The relationship between ocular and systemic disease. J Rheumatol 2001;28:1025-32.

Baltatzis S, Theodossiadis PG, Zafirakis P: Management of large filtering blebs without surgery. Arch Ophthalmol 2001;119:927.

Zafirakis P, Rowe S, Kokolakis S, Livir-Rallatos G, Livir-Rallatos C,Baltatzis S, Theodossiadis G. A comparison between topical anaesthesia and sub-tenon’s anesthesia without sedation in cataract surgery. J Cataract Refract Surg2001;27:873-9.

Markomichelakis N, Zafirakis P, Karambogia-Karefillidi P, Drakoulis N, Vagiakou-Boudri E, Apostolopoulos M. Herpes simplex virus type 2: a cause of acute retinal necrosis syndrome. Ocular Immunol Ophthalmol 2001;9:103-9.

Zafirakis P, Markomichelakis N, Kaklamanis V, Chalkiadakis I, Petsias C, Palimeris G, Kaklamanis Ph. Ocular involment in juvenile patients with Adamantiades- Behcet’s disease. American Academy of Ophthalmology 2000.

Markomichelakis N, Zafirakis P, Canakis C, Tzioufas A, Theodossiadis G. Combined cyclosporine-A and corticosteroids for the treatment of patients with Adamantiades- Behcet’s disease. Hellenic Ann Ophthalmol 2000;10:299-303.

Mallias I, Chalkiadakis I, Zafirakis P, Farmakakis N, Markomichelakis N. Pars planitis as manifestation of Adamantiades- Behcet’s disease. Hellenic Ann Ophthalmol2000;10:150-156.

Ambati J, Canakis C, Miller JW, Gragoudas ES, Edwards A, Weissgold DJ, Kim I, Delori FC, Adamis AP. Diffusion of high molecular weight components through sclera. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2000;41:1181-5.

Kokolakis S, Zafirakis P, Livir-Rallatos G, Ladas ID, Damanakis A. Endophthalmitis and suture removal. J Cataract Refract Surg 2000;26:632.

Zafirakis P, Livir-Rallatos G, Livir-Rallatos C, Canakis C, Stathoulopoulos S, Graikiotis D, Theodossiadis GP: Retrospective study of the hydrogel (Bausch & Lomb, H 60 M, Hydroview) foldable intraocular lens. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2000;41:S486.

Zafirakis P, Baltatzis S, Livir-Rallatos G, Livir-Rallatos C, Canakis C, Vergados I, Theodossiadis GP: Does sodium hyaluronate accelerate corneal healing? Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2000;41:S912.

Markomichelakis N, Zafirakis P, Canakis C, Tzioufas A, Manousakis E, Malias I, Theodossiadis GP. Combined cyclosporine-A, azathioprine and corticosteroid treatment for uveitis in patients with Adamantiades-Bechet disease. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2000;41:S371.

Zafirakis P, Dorfman DM, Baltatzis S, Livir-Rallatos C, Markomichelakis N, Foster CS. Costimulatory molecules in conjunctiva from patients with Stevens Johnson syndrome. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2000;41:S673.

Georgopoulos G, Chalkiadakis I, Livir-Rallatos G, Theodossiadis PG, Theodosssiadis GP. Combined clear cornea phacoemulsification and trabecular aspiration in the treatment of pseudoexfoliative glaucoma associated with cataract. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2000;238:816-21.

Kokolakis S, Baltatzis S, Zafirakis P, Livir-Rallatos G, Ladas ID. Twelve years continuous wear of the same therapeutic soft contact lens. A case report. Eur J Ophthalmol 1999;9:312-314.

Zafirakis P, Markomichelakis N, Theodossiadis GP, Theodossiadis PG. Cystoid macular edema in a patient with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and past ocular history of cytomegalovirus retinitis after initiation of protenase inhibitors. Doc Ophthalmol 1999;97:311-5.

Reinke MH, Canakis C, Husain D, Michaud N, Flotte TJ, Gragoudas ES, Miller JW. Verteporfirin photodynamic therapy treatment of normal retina and choroid in the cynomolgus monkey. Ophthalmology 1999;106:1915-1923.

Rojas B, Zafirakis P, Christen W, Markomichelakis N, Foster CS. Medical treatment of macular edema in patients with uveitis. Doc Ophthalmol 1999;97:399-407.

Theodossiadis GP, Theodossiadis PG, Ladas ID, Zafirakis P, Kollia A, Koutsandrea CH, Vergados I, Apostolopoulos M: Cystoid macular edema in optic disk pit maculopathy. Doc Ophthalmol 1999;97:329-35.

Zafirakis P, Livir-Rallatos G, Canakis C, Livir-Rallatos C, Datseris J, Kokolakis S. Sodium hyaluronate aids corneal wound healing during cataract and/or glaucoma surgery. EuroTimes 1999;4:8.

Markomichelakis NN, Barampouti F, Zafirakis P, Chalkiadakis I, Kouris T, Economopoulos N. Retinal vasculitis with a frosted branch appearance due to herpes simplex virus type 2. Retina, 1999;5:455-457.

Ladas ID, Livir-Rallatos C, Canakis C, Damanakis A, Zafirakis P, Livir-Rallatos G: Presumed congenital ocular toxoplasmosis in two successive siblings. Acta Ophthalmologica, 1999;213:320-322.

Foster CS, Stavrou P, Zafirakis P, Rojas B, Tesavibul N, Baltatzis S: Intraocular lens explantation in patients with uveitis. Am J Ophthlamol 1999;128:31-37.

Zafirakis P, Markomichelakis N. Frosted-branch angiitis due to herpes simplex virus type 1 and 2. American Academy of Ophthalmology, 1999.

Zafirakis P, Livir-Rallatos G, Canakis C, Livir-Rallatos C. The role of cycloplegia in cataract surgery with topical aneshtesia. American Academy of Ophthalmology, 1999.

Harper SL, Samson M, Letko E, Zafirakis P, Sangwan V, Nguyen DQ. Wegener’s granulomatosis: The relationship between ocular and systemic disease. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 1999;40:S556.

Zafirakis P, Rowe S, Kokolakis S, Livir-Rallatos G, Livir-Rallatos C. Which is better anaesthesia for clear corneal phacoemulsification cataract surgery, without sedation? Topical or sub-tenon’s? Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci 1999;40:S287.

Apostolopoulos M, Georgopoulos G, Koutsandrea Ch, Roussopoulos G, Zafirakis P, Grigoropoulos V. Valve implants for management of medically uncontrolled silicone oil glaucoma. Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci 1999;40:S273.

Zafirakis P, Baltatzis S, Livir-Rallatos C, Markomichelakis N, Foster CS. Immunopathology of Mooren’s ulcer. Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci 1999;40:S559.

Zafirakis P, Baltatzis S, Livir-Rallatos C, Markomichelakis N, Foster CS. Human mast cell subsets in conjunctiva from patients with atopy and ocular cicatricial pemphigoid. Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci 1999;40:S558.

Zafirakis P, Stavrou P, Rojas B, Tesavibul S, Baltatsis S, Foster CS. Intraocular lens explantation in patients with uveitis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 1999;40:S151.

Kokolakis S, Zafirakis P, Livir-Rallatos G, Ladas I, Damanakis A: Aspirin intake and bleeding during cataract surgery. J Cataract Refract Surg 1999;25:301.

Chatsistefanou K, Papathoma P, Zafirakis P, Kokolakis S, Sakkas I, Markomichelakis N. HLA antigens and intermediate uveitis. Hellenic Ann Ophthalmol, 1998;8:259-263.

Markomichelakis N, Zafirakis P, Karambogia-Karefillidi P, Livir-Rallatos C, Koutsandrea Ch, Apostolopoulos M: Herpes simplex virus type 2 as a cause of acute retinal necrosis syndrome. Hellenic Ann Ophthalmol, 1998;8:299-303.

Apostolopoulos M, Koutsandrea C, Parikakis E, Zafirakis P, Theodossiadis P, Grigoropoulos V, Livir-Rallatos G. Surgical management of acute retinal necrosis syndrome: The role of retinectomy. Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci 1998;39:S611.

Zafirakis P, Sangwan VS, Dorfman DM, Baltatzis S, Rojas B, Livir-Rallatos C, Foster CS. Costimulatory molecules in conjunctiva from patients with atopic keratoconjunctivitis. Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci 1998;39:S550.

Rojas B, Zafirakis P, Cunha R, Ramirez JM, Lizan M, Baltatzis S, Foster CS. Immunopathologic study of the conjunctiva in patients with bone marrow transplantation: A prospective study. Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci 1998;39:S550.

Zafirakis P, Uy HS, Nguyen QD, Beech D, Foster CS. Immunochistochemistry of vitreous cells from patients with posterior uveitis. Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci1998;39:S361.

Zafirakis P, Baltatzis S, Sangwan SV, Dorfman DM, Rojas B, Livir-Rallatos C, Foster CS. Conjunctival expression of costimulatory molecules in Mooren’s ulcer. Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci 1998;39:S91.

Zafirakis P, Rojas B, Baltatzis S, Sangwan VS, Livir-Rallatos C, Foster CS. Conjunctival expression of adhesion molecules in Mooren’s ulcer. Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci1998;39:S92.

Livir-Rallatos C, El-Shabrawi Y, Zafirakis P, Pellett PE, Stamey FR, Foster CS. Recurrent nodular scleritis associated with varicella zoster virus. Am J Ophthalmol1998;126:594-7.

Tesavibul N, Dorfman D, Sangwan VS, Christen W, Zafirakis P, Rojas B, Foster CS. Costimulatory molecules in ocular cicatricial pemphigoid. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 1998;39:982-988.

El-Shabrawi Y, Livir-Rallatos C, Christen W, Baltatzis S, Foster CS. High levels of interleukin-12 in the aqueous humor and vitreous of patients with uveitis. Ophthalmology 1998;105:1659-63.

Ladas ID, Baltatzis S, Panagiotidis D, Zafirakis P, Kokolakis SN, Theodossiadis GP. Topical 2% Dorsolamide versus oral Acetazolimide for prevention of intraocular pressure raised after ND: Yag laser posterior capsulotomy. Arch Ophthalmol, 1997; 115:1241-1244.

Rojas B, Zafirakis P, Foster CS. Cataract surgery in patients with uveitis. Current Opin Ophthalmol 1997; 8(1):6-12.

Sangwan V, Zafirakis P, Foster C.S. Mooren’s ulcer: Current concepts in management. Indian J Ophthalmol, 1997; 45:7-17.

Sangwan V, Livir-Rallatos C, Zafirakis P, Rojas B, Foster CS. Deposition of eosinophil granule proteins in conjunctiva and sclera in Wegener’s granulomatosis. A harbinger of disease progression? Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci 1997;38:S

Merchant M, Sangwan V, Livir-Rallatos C, Zafirakis P, Rojas B, Foster CS. Conjunctival expression of leukocytes adhesion molecules in cicatrizing condition: Ocular cicatricial pemphigoid, Atopy and Stevens-Johnson syndrome. Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci 1997;38:S

Canakis C, Adamis AP, Gragoudas EG, Weissgold DJ, Kim I, Delori FC, Miller JW. Characterization of diffusion across the sclera using FITC-conjugates of different high molecular weights. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 1997;38:S.

Reinke MH, Canakis C, Husain D, Michaud N, Flotte TJ, Gragoudas ES, Miller JW. Photodynamic therapy treatment of normal retina and choroid in the primate. Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci 1997;38:S17.

Karatza EC, Tolentino MJ, Delori FC, Kim SL, EWM Ng, Canakis C, Gragoudas ES, Miller JW. Comparison study of photosensitizer uptake in vitro using liposomal benzoporphyrin derivative. Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci 1996;37:S797.

Olle-Delahaye P, Zafirakis P, Akpek E, Brasseur G, Eupherte L, Foster CS. Acanthamoeba Keratitis. Efficacy of Hexamidine versus Propamidine in vivo and in vitro. Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci 1997;38:S

Zafirakis P, Hu S, Merayo-Lloves J, Foster CS. A non radiolabeled in situ hybridization technique for the detection of the inhibitory effect of Tetradrine on experimental allergic conjunctivitis in mice. Invest Ophtalmol Vis Sci 1996;37:S

Tyagi S, Bhol K, Natarajan K, Livir-Rallatos C, Foster CS, Ahmed AR. Ocular cicatricial pemphigoid antigen: partial sequence and biochemical characterization. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 1996; 93:14714-9.