Education and Training
- Duke University, B.S.E. 1999
- Emory University, M.D. 2005
- Scripps Memorial Hospital, Transitional Internship, Medicine
- Emory University, 3 Year Residency, Ophthalmology
Subjectivity in the diagnosis of plus disease in retinopathy of prematurity has prompted the creation of computer programs to objectively measure vascular characteristics.
Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a leading cause of low vision and blindness. We evaluated the feasibility of using a handheld, noncontact digital retinal camera, Pictor, to obtain retinal images in dilated and undilated eyes for DR screening.
The basic procedure of pediatric cataract surgery has not dramatically changed over the past few years.
The diagnosis of plus disease in retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) largely determines the need for treatment; however, this diagnosis is subjective. To make the diagnosis of plus disease more objective, semi-automated computer programs (e.g.
Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is an important cause of preventable blindness; barriers to screening necessitate novel approaches.
The presence of plus disease is the primary indication for treatment of retinopathy of prematurity (ROP), but its diagnosis is subjective and prone to error.