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Three-Year Visual Results of Intravitreal Bevacizumab in Refractory Inflammatory Ocular Neovascularization in 81 patients

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2010/congress/Non-Age-Related-Macular-Degeneration-Nor-Diabetes-Neovascularization.flv Shree Kurup (Winston Salem, NC, USA), Ahmad Mansour (Lebanon), J. Arevalo (Venezuela) Advantages: Inflammatory choroidal neovascularization (CNV) is a potentially blinding complication in uveitis. In patients already on immunosuppressive, intraocular medications are reasonable options without increasing systemic...

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Combined Intravitreal Avastin with Phacoemulsification in Visually Significant Cataract and Visually Significant Maculopathy

Ahmad M. Mansour, MD (Beirut, Lebanon), Ziad Bashshur, MD (Beirut, Lebanon), Isam Hamade, MD (Beirut, Lebanon) PURPOSE: We investigated the safety of a combination therapy (phacoemulsification with intravitreal avastin) for an optimal visual recovery. METHODS: The study is a prospective review of consecutive patients treated by 2 surgeons at one medical center from January 2006 to March 2006. Intravitreal avastin (0.1ml) was injected at...

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Anatomical Mechanics of Intravitreal Injection

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2006/videos/Anatomical-Mechanics-of-Intravitreal-Injection.flv Ahmad M. Mansour, MD (Beirut, Lebanon), Rola Nazih Hamam, MD (Boston, MA) SYNOPSIS Retinal damage with 30/27 G 13 mm needle occurs with injection posterior to 4 mm from limbus, contralateral subretinal injection in hypotonous eyes & detached retina, hitting a high buckle, & nanophthalmic eye with anterior retinal insertion. Lenticular damage...

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Jesus and the Eye: New Testament Miracles of Vision

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2006/videos/Jesus-and-the-Eye:-New-Testament-Miracles-of-Vision.flv Ahmad M. Mansour, MD (Beirut, Lebanon), Ahmad Nasri, PhD (Beirut, Lebanon), Majd Akar, BE (Beirut, Lebanon), Rami Santina, BS (Beirut, Lebanon) SYNOPSIS We analyzed Jesus ocular miracles using historical reconstruction of the 3 blind beggars, 2 with acquired visual loss & 1 born blind. The healing methodology did not include examination or...

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Seasonal Variation of Primary Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment in Lebanon

Ahmad M. Mansour, MD (Beirut, Lebanon), Rola Hamam, MD (Beirut, Lebanon), Toufic Farah, MD (Beirut, Lebanon), Mona Kanaan, PhD (Beirut, Lebanon), Abla Mehio-Sibai, PhD (Beirut, Lebanon) PURPOSE: We investigated the seasonal occurrence of primary RRD in Lebanon. METHODS: The study was based on a retrospective review of medical records of 481 consecutive patients operated for RRD by one surgeon (AMM) at one medical center, over a 13-year...

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