Publications by authors named "Michel Eid Farah"

100Publications

Effect of chronic cocaine use on fine motor coordination tested during ophthalmic vitreoretinal simulated performance.

J Psychiatr Res 2021 Jan 30;132:7-12. Epub 2020 Sep 30.

Department of Ophthalmology, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, 821, Botucatu Street, 1st floor, 04023-062, Administrative Office, São Paulo, Brazil; Vision Institute, IPEPO, Paulista Medical School, 1083, 11 floor, Borges Lagoa Street, 04038-032, Administrative Office, São Paulo, Brazil. Electronic address:

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January 2021

Effects of phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors on choroid and ocular vasculature: a literature review.

Int J Retina Vitreous 2020 6;6:38. Epub 2020 Aug 6.

Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of São, Paulo Rua Botucatu 816, São Paulo, SP 04023-062 Brazil.

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August 2020

Critical analysis of techniques and materials used in devices, syringes, and needles used for intravitreal injections.

Prog Retin Eye Res 2020 Apr 18:100862. Epub 2020 Apr 18.

Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of São Paulo, Rua Botucatu, 806, São Paulo, SP, Brazil; Department of Ophthalmology, SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital, Saint Louis University, 1755, S. Grand Boulevard, Saint Louis, MO, USA.

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April 2020

Cost-effectiveness of Anti-VEGF treatments for age-related macular degeneration: a Brazilian perspective.

Arq Bras Oftalmol 2020 Jan-Feb;83(1):48-54

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, São Paulo, SP, Brazil.

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June 2020

Clinical Study on the Initial Experiences of French Vitreoretinal Surgeons with Heads-up Surgery.

Curr Eye Res 2020 Oct 9;45(10):1265-1272. Epub 2020 Mar 9.

From the Department of Ophthalmology-Retina, Centre Monticelli Paradis d'Ophtalmologie , Marseille, France.

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October 2020

Experimental model to evaluate the benefits of lutein to prevent retinal phototoxicity during pars plana vitrectomy surgery using xenon source light illumination in rabbits.

Int J Retina Vitreous 2019 7;5:11. Epub 2019 May 7.

Departamento de Oftalmologia, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Secretaria Administrativa, Rua Botucatu, 821, 1o andar, São Paulo, SP 04023-062 Brazil.

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May 2019

Effectiveness of monthly and fortnightly anti-VEGF treatments for age-related macular degeneration.

Arq Bras Oftalmol 2019 May-Jun;82(3):225-232. Epub 2019 Feb 25.

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, São Paulo, SP, Brazil.

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January 2020

Learning curve of three-dimensional heads-up vitreoretinal surgery for treating macular holes: a prospective study.

Int Ophthalmol 2019 Oct 23;39(10):2353-2359. Epub 2019 Jan 23.

Department of Ophthalmology-Retina, Federal University of São Paulo, Alameda Santos, 333 - Apto 142, São Paulo, SP, CEP 01419-000, Brazil.

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October 2019

An experimental and clinical study on the initial experiences of Brazilian vitreoretinal surgeons with heads-up surgery.

Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2019 Mar 15;257(3):473-483. Epub 2019 Jan 15.

From the Department of Ophthalmology-Retina, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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March 2019

A new dye based on anthocyanins from the acai fruit (Euterpe oleracea) for chromovitrectomy in humans: clinical trial results.

Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2019 Mar 3;257(3):517-528. Epub 2019 Jan 3.

Vision Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of São Paulo, 781, Pedro de Toledo Street, 2nd floor, São Paulo, 04039-032, Brazil.

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March 2019

Comparison of 577-nm Multispot and Standard Single-Spot Photocoagulation for Diabetic Retinopathy.

Ophthalmologica 2019 17;241(4):202-210. Epub 2018 Oct 17.

Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP), São Paulo, Brazil.

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May 2019

Long-term outcome of treat and extend intravitreal ziv-aflibercept therapy.

Br J Ophthalmol 2019 07 2;103(7):938-941. Epub 2018 Aug 2.

Smt Kanuri Santhamma Centre for Vitreoretinal Diseases, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India

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July 2019

Patient pain during intravitreal injections under topical anesthesia: a systematic review.

Int J Retina Vitreous 2017 3;3:23. Epub 2017 Jul 3.

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Federal University of São Paulo, Rua Pastor William Richard Schisler 900/apto 1011, Florianópolis, SC 88034-100 Brazil.

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July 2017

Microalbuminuria is associated with increased choroidal thickness in type 1 diabetes mellitus patients without diabetic retinopathy.

Acta Ophthalmol 2018 02 21;96(1):e95-e97. Epub 2017 Jun 21.

Endocrinology Division of Medicine Department, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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February 2018

Fusion proteins for treatment of retinal diseases: aflibercept, ziv-aflibercept, and conbercept.

Int J Retina Vitreous 2016 1;2. Epub 2016 Feb 1.

Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of São Paulo-Paulista Medical School, Rua Botucatu, 821, 1st Floor, São Paulo, SP 04023-062 Brazil.

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February 2016

INTRAVITREAL INJECTIONS OF ZIV-AFLIBERCEPT FOR DIABETIC MACULAR EDEMA: A Pilot Study.

Retina 2016 Sep;36(9):1640-5

Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of São Paulo-Paulista Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil.

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September 2016

Comparative Study Between Lidocaine Gel 2% and 5% for Ophthalmic Procedures.

J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 2016 05 20;32(4):192-5. Epub 2016 Jan 20.

1 Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Paulista School of Medicina, Federal University of São Paulo , São Paulo, Brazil .

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May 2016

Investigation of new dyes for chromovitrectomy: preclinical biocompatibility of trisodium, orangell and methyl violet.

Int J Retina Vitreous 2015 15;1. Epub 2015 Apr 15.

grid.411249.b0000000105147202Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of São Paulo, 821 Botucatu Street, 1st floor, Sao Paulo, CEP Brazil.

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April 2015

Effect of lens status in the surgical success of 23-gauge primary vitrectomy for the management of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment: the Pan American Collaborative Retina Study (PACORES) group results.

Retina 2015 Feb;35(2):326-33

*Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil; †Brazilian Institute of Fight Against Blindness (INBRACE), Assis/Presidente Prudente, Brazil; ‡Retina Division, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland; §Vitreoretinal and Uveitis Division, King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; and ¶Retina and Vitreous Service, Instituto de Cirugia Ocular, San Jose, Costa Rica.

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February 2015

Development of an experimental model of proliferative retinopathy by intravitreal injection of VEGF165.

J Ocul Pharmacol Ther 2014 Nov 16;30(9):752-6. Epub 2014 Jul 16.

Department of Ophthalmology, Vision Institute (IPEPO), Federal University of São Paulo , São Paulo, Brazil .

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November 2014

Anti-VEGF for the management of diabetic macular edema.

J Immunol Res 2014 5;2014:632307. Epub 2014 Feb 5.

Retina Division, Retina Division, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP), 821 Botucatu Street, 2nd Floor, 04023-062 São Paulo, SP, Brazil ; Department of Ophthalmology, Goethe University, 7 Theodor Stern Kai, 60590 Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

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December 2014

Migration, integration, survival, and differentiation of stem cell-derived neural progenitors in the retina in a pharmacological model of retinal degeneration.

ISRN Ophthalmol 2013 26;2013:752161. Epub 2013 Feb 26.

Vision Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of São Paulo, 04021-001 São Paulo, SP, Brazil.

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February 2014

Vital dyes in ophthalmology: a chemical perspective.

Curr Eye Res 2014 Jul 8;39(7):649-58. Epub 2014 Jan 8.

Department of Ophthalmology, Paulista School of Medicine, Vision Institute, Federal University of Sao Paulo , Sao Paulo , Brazil.

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July 2014

Effect of vital dyes on retinal pigmented epithelial cell viability and apoptosis: implications for chromovitrectomy.

Ophthalmologica 2013 6;230 Suppl 2:41-50. Epub 2013 Sep 6.

Departamento de Oftalmologia, Instituto da Visão IPEPO, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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April 2014

Investigation of the retinal biocompatibility of acid violet for chromovitrectomy.

Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2013 Apr 18;251(4):1115-21. Epub 2013 Jan 18.

Department of Ophthalmology, Vision Institute (IPEPO), Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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April 2013

Intrastromal injection of bevacizumab in patients with corneal neovascularization.

Arq Bras Oftalmol 2012 Jul-Aug;75(4):277-9

Vision Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Universidade Federal de São Paulo - UNIFESP - São Paulo (SP), Brazil.

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September 2013

Comparison of 20-, 23-, and 25-gauge air infusion forces.

Retina 2011 Nov;31(10):2002-6

Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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November 2011

Cytokines in neovascular age-related macular degeneration: fundamentals of targeted combination therapy.

Br J Ophthalmol 2011 Dec 5;95(12):1631-7. Epub 2011 May 5.

Department of Ophthalmology, Vision InstitutedIPEPO, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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December 2011

Perspective on fluid and solid dynamics in different pars plana vitrectomy systems.

Am J Ophthalmol 2011 Mar 19;151(3):401-5.e1. Epub 2011 Jan 19.

Department of Ophthalmology, Paulista School of Medicine, Vision Institute, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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March 2011

Fundus autofluorescence in multiple evanescent white dot syndrome.

Case Rep Ophthalmol Med 2011 21;2011:807565. Epub 2011 Sep 21.

Department of Ophthalmology, Vision Institute (IPEPO), Federal University of São Paulo, 04021-001 São Paulo, SP, Brazil.

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August 2012

Sclerochorioretinal abnormalities in hypercholesterolemic rabbits treated with rosiglitazone.

Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 2010 Sep-Oct;41(5):562-71. Epub 2010 Jul 29.

Ophthalmology Department, Universidade Federal de São Paulo-SP Hospital Angelina Caron, Curitiba, PR, Brazil.

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February 2011

Macular pigment optical density measured by dual-wavelength autofluorescence imaging in diabetic and nondiabetic patients: a comparative study.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2010 Nov 26;51(11):5840-5. Epub 2010 May 26.

Retina Service, Department of Ophthalmology, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, New York 10003, USA.

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November 2010

[Vital dyes in chromovitrectomy].

Arq Bras Oftalmol 2009 Nov-Dec;72(6):845-50

Setor de Retina e Vítreod, Departamento de Oftalmologia, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, São Paulo, SP,

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May 2010

[Macular pigments].

Arq Bras Oftalmol 2009 Nov-Dec;72(6):839-44

Faculdade de Medicina, ABC, Santo André, SP, Brasil.

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May 2010

Impending central retinal vein occlusion associated with cilioretinal artery obstruction.

Clin Ophthalmol 2008 Sep;2(3):665-8

Vision Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of São Paulo, Brazil.

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September 2008

Dyes in ocular surgery: principles for use in chromovitrectomy.

Am J Ophthalmol 2009 Sep 24;148(3):332-40. Epub 2009 May 24.

Vision Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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September 2009

[Technique of intravitreal drug injection for therapy of vitreoretinal diseases].

Arq Bras Oftalmol 2008 Nov-Dec;71(6):902-7

Instituto da Visão do Departamento de Oftalmologia da Universidade Federal de São Paulo - São Paulo (SP) - Brasil.

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July 2009

Indocyanine green-mediated photothrombosis for choroidal neovascularization in angioid streaks.

Arq Bras Oftalmol 2008 May-Jun;71(3):311-5

Departamento de Oftalmologia, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, São Paulo, SP, Brasil.

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March 2009

Fluid dynamics in three 25-gauge vitrectomy systems: principles for use in vitreoretinal surgery.

Acta Ophthalmol 2008 Mar;86(2):156-9

Department of Ophthalmology, Paulista School of Medicine, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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March 2008

Subretinal injection of preservative-free triamcinolone acetonide and supernatant vehicle in rabbits: an electron microscopy study.

Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2008 Mar 11;246(3):379-88. Epub 2007 Dec 11.

Vision Institute (IPEPO), Department of Ophthalmology, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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March 2008

Endophthalmitis after 25-gauge pars plana vitrectomy.

Retin Cases Brief Rep 2007 ;1(3):185-7

From the Department of Ophthalmology, Paulista School of Medicine, Federal University of São Paulo, IPEPO, São Paulo, Brazil.

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November 2014

Stratus optical coherence tomography findings in patients with retinopathy of prematurity.

Arq Bras Oftalmol 2007 Jan-Feb;70(1):19-21

Setor de Retina e Vítreo, Departamento de Oftalmologia, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, São Paulo, SP, Brazil.

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January 2008

Effects of subretinal injection of patent blue and trypan blue in rabbits.

Curr Eye Res 2007 Apr;32(4):309-17

Ophthalmology Department, Paulista School of Medicine, Vision Institute, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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April 2007

Effects of intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide injection with and without preservative.

Br J Ophthalmol 2007 Sep 23;91(9):1122-4. Epub 2007 Mar 23.

Federal University of São Paulo, Department of Ophthalmology, Vision Institute, São Paulo, Brazil.

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September 2007

Effects of subretinal injections of indocyanine green, trypan blue, and glucose in rabbit eyes.

Ophthalmology 2007 May 8;114(5):899-908. Epub 2007 Feb 8.

Department of Ophthalmology-Vision Institute, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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May 2007

Intravitreal bevacizumab for exudative age-related macular degeneration after multiple treatments.

Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2007 Feb;245(2):215-20

Vision Institute, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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February 2007

Subretinal trypan blue migration during epiretinal membrane peeling.

Retina 2006 Feb;26(2):237-9

Vision Institute, Federal University of São Paulo, Paulista School of Medicine, Rua Botucatu 822, São Paulo, SP 04023-062, Brazil.

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February 2006

Evaluation of normal ocular bacterial flora with two different culture media.

Can J Ophthalmol 2005 Aug;40(4):448-53

Ophthalmology Department, Paulista School of Medicine, Federal University of São Paulo, Brazil.

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August 2005