J Neuroophthalmol 2022 Jun 25;42(2):203-207. Epub 2022 Mar 25.
Ruiz Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science (AJW, JHQ, AZC, OOA), McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Houston, Texas; Robert Cizik Eye Clinic (AJW, JHQ, OOA), Houston, Texas; Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital (AJW, JHQ, OOA), Harris Health, Houston, Texas; Department of Diagnostic & Interventional Imaging McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) (EPS), Houston, Texas; Departments of Ophthalmology and Neurology (JJC), Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota; Cullen Eye Institute (RF), Department of Ophthalmology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Texas; and Department of Neurology (OOA), McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Houston, Texas.
Background: The purpose of this study is to determine whether there are radiographic and systemic clinical characteristics that can predict final visual outcomes in patients with indirect traumatic optic neuropathy (iTON).
Methods: This study is a retrospective, multicenter case series of adult patients with iTON treated initially at large, urban, and/or academic trauma centers with follow-up at an affiliated ophthalmology clinic. In addition to detailed cranial computed tomography characteristics, demographics, systemic comorbidities, coinjuries, blood products administered, and intracranial pressure, along with other factors, were gathered. Read More