Iowa faculty author 10 of the AGS100 - the 100 articles with the most impact on clinical care of glaucoma

The American Glaucoma Society 100
Wed, 07/14/2021 - 14:15

A 2021 Ophthalmology Glaucoma article reported the 100 most impactful articles in clinical glaucoma care based on literature citations and polling American Glaucoma Society members. Ten of these articles included University of Iowa faculty members among the authors. Dr. Wallace Alward was an author on 8 of these articles. Dr. Hayreh was an author of 5 of these articles. Other Iowa authors include Mansour Armaly, Charles Phelps, Hansjoerg Kolder, Thomas Farrell, Edwin Stone, John Fingert, and Val Sheffield.

The Ophthalmology Glaucoma article can be found here: https://www.ophthalmologyglaucoma.org/article/S2589-4196(21)00157-5/fulltext

The articles with Iowa faculty as authors are:

6. The effectiveness of intraocular pressure reduction in the treatment of normal-tension glaucoma. Collaborative Normal-Tension Glaucoma Study Group. Am J Ophthalmol. 1998;126:498-505. (Alward)

7. Comparison of glaucomatous progression between untreated patients with normal-tension glaucoma and patients with therapeutically reduced intraocular pressures. Collaborative Normal-Tension Glaucoma Study Group. Am J Ophthalmol. 1998;126:487-497. (Alward)

24. Drance S, Anderson DR, Schulzer M, Collaborative Normal-Tension Glaucoma Study Group. Risk factors for progression of visual field abnormalities in normal-tension glaucoma. Am J Ophthalmol. 2001;131:699-708. (Alward)

36. Five-year follow-up of the Fluorouracil Filtering Surgery Study. The Fluorouracil Filtering Surgery Study Group. Am J Ophthalmol. 1996;121:349-366. (Alward, Farrell, Hayreh, Kolder, Phelps)

39. Fluorouracil Filtering Surgery Study one-year follow-up. The Fluorouracil Filtering Surgery Study Group. Am J Ophthalmol. 1989;108:625-635. (Alward, Farrell, Hayreh, Kolder)

62. Hayreh SS, Zimmerman MB, Podhajsky P, Alward WL. Nocturnal arterial hypotension and its role in optic nerve head and ocular ischemic disorders. Am J Ophthalmol. 1994;117:603-624. (Hayreh, Alward)

63. Risk factors for suprachoroidal hemorrhage after filtering surgery. The Fluorouracil Filtering Surgery Study Group. Am J Ophthalmol. 1992;113:501-507. (Alward, Farrell, Hayreh, Kolder, Phelps)

78. Hayreh SS. Blood supply of the optic nerve head and its role in optic atrophy, glaucoma, and oedema of the optic disc. Br J Ophthalmol. 1969;53:721-748. (Hayreh)

93. Armaly MF, Krueger DE, Maunder L, et al. Biostatistical analysis of the collaborative glaucoma study. I. Summary report of the risk factors for glaucomatous visual-field defects. Arch Ophthalmol. 1980;98:2163-2171. (Armaly)

99. Stone EM, Fingert JH, Alward WL, et al. Identification of a gene that causes primary open angle glaucoma. Science. 1997;275:668-670. (Stone, Fingert, Alward, Sheffield)