Dr. Stein is a glaucoma specialist with expertise in research using large data sets to understand important associations with ocular diseases and to study the economics of eye care.
IMPORTANCE: Caloric restriction mimetic drugs have geroprotective effects that delay or reduce risks for a variety of age-associated systemic diseases, suggesting that such drugs m
OBJECTIVE: Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) mediates retinal ganglion cell death in glaucoma. Anti-TNF drugs are neuroprotective in an animal model of glaucoma.
IMPORTANCE: According to evidence-based, expert recommendations, long-term users of chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine sulfate should undergo regular visits to eye care providers an
IMPORTANCE: Strabismus causes irreversible vision loss if not detected and treated early.
IMPORTANCE: Individuals with age-related eye disease (ARED) need to use eye care services for detection, assessment, and care at regular intervals.
PURPOSE: To estimate the prevalence of corneal dystrophies.