Publications

  1. Eric WD, Aleff RA, Eckloff BW, Atkinson EJ, Baheti S, Middha S, Brown WL, Patel SV, Kocher JP, Baratz KH. Comprehensive Assessment of Genetic Variants within TCF4 in Fuchs Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2014 Aug 28. [Epub ahead of print]
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  2. Amin SR, Baratz KH, McLaren JW, Patel SV. Corneal Abnormalities Early in the Course of Fuchs' Endothelial Dystrophy. Ophthalmology. 2014 Aug 22.
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  3. Trousdale ER, Hodge DO, Baratz KH, Maguire LJ, Bourne WM, Patel SV. Vision-related Quality of Life Before and After Keratoplasty for Fuchs' Endothelial Dystrophy. Ophthalmology. 2014 Jul 9. [Epub ahead of print]
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  4. Trousdale ER, Hodge DO, Baratz KH, Maguire LJ, Bourne WM, Patel SV. Vision-related quality of life before and after keratoplasty for fuchs' endothelial dystrophy. Ophthalmology. 2014; 121(11):2147-52.
  5. Wieben ED, Aleff RA, Eckloff BW, Atkinson EJ, Baheti S, Middha S, Brown WL, Patel SV, Kocher JPA, Baratz KH. Comprehensive assessment of genetic variants within TCF4 in Fuchs’ endothelial corneal dystrophy. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2014; 55(9):6101-7.
  6. Verdier DD, Sugar A, Baratz K, Beck R, Dontchev M, Dunn S, Gal RL, Holland EJ, Kollman C, Lass JH, Mannis MJ, Penta J, Cornea Donor Study Investigator Group. Corneal thickness as a predictor of corneal transplant outcome. Cornea. 2013 Jun; 32(6):729-36.
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  7. Repp DJ, Hodge DO, Baratz KH, McLaren JW, Patel SV. Fuchs' endothelial corneal dystrophy: subjective grading versus objective grading based on the central-to-peripheral thickness ratio. Ophthalmology. 2013 Apr; 120(4):687-94. Epub 2013 Jan 28.
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  8. Ahuja Y, Baratz KH, McLaren JW, Bourne WM, Patel SV. Decreased corneal sensitivity and abnormal corneal nerves in Fuchs endothelial dystrophy. Cornea. 2012 Nov; 31(11):1257-63.
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  9. Patel SV, Baratz KH, Maguire LJ, Hodge DO, McLaren JW. Anterior corneal aberrations after Descemet's stripping endothelial keratoplasty for Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy. Ophthalmology. 2012 Aug; 119(8):1522-9. Epub 2012 Apr 04.
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  10. Baratz KH, McLaren JW, Maguire LJ, Patel SV. Corneal haze determined by confocal microscopy 2 years after Descemet stripping with endothelial keratoplasty for Fuchs corneal dystrophy. Arch Ophthalmol. 2012 Jul; 130(7):868-74.
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  11. Kitzmann AS, Fethke NB, Baratz KH, Zimmerman MB, Hackbarth DJ, Gehrs KM. A survey study of musculoskeletal disorders among eye care physicians compared with family medicine physicians. Ophthalmology. 2012 Feb; 119(2):213-20. Epub 2011 Sep 16.
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  12. Louttit MD, Kopplin LJ, Igo RP Jr, Fondran JR, Tagliaferri A, Bardenstein D, Aldave AJ, Croasdale CR, Price MO, Rosenwasser GO, Lass JH, Iyengar SK, FECD Genetics Multi-Center Study Group. A multicenter study to map genes for Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy: baseline characteristics and heritability. Cornea. 2012 Jan; 31(1):26-35.
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  13. Wieben ED, Aleff RA, Tosakulwong N, Butz ML, Highsmith WE, Edwards AO, Baratz KH. A common trinucleotide repeat expansion within the transcription factor 4 (TCF4, E2-2) gene predicts Fuchs corneal dystrophy. PLoS One. 2012; 7(11):e49083. Epub 2012 Nov 21.
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  14. Seery LS, Nau CB, McLaren JW, Baratz KH, Patel SV. Graft thickness, graft folds, and aberrations after descemet stripping endothelial keratoplasty for fuchs dystrophy. Am J Ophthalmol. 2011 Dec; 152(6):910-6. Epub 2011 Jul 30.
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  15. Lass JH Beck RW Benetz BA Dontchev M Gal RL Holland EJ Kollman C Mannis MJ Price F Jr Raber I Stark W Stulting RD Sugar A, Cornea Donor Study Investigator Group. Baseline factors related to endothelial cell loss following penetrating keratoplasty. Archives of Ophthalmology. 2011 May 9; 129(9):1149-54 Epub 2011 May 9.
  16. Kubista KE, Tosakulwong N, Wu Y, Ryu E, Roeder JL, Hecker LA, Baratz KH, Brown WL, Edwards AO. Copy number variation in the complement factor H-related genes and age-related macular degeneration. Mol Vis. 2011; 17:2080-92. Epub 2011 Aug 06.
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  17. Ahmed KA, McLaren JW, Baratz KH, Maguire LJ, Kittleson KM, Patel SV. Host and graft thickness after Descemet stripping endothelial keratoplasty for Fuchs endothelial dystrophy. Am J Ophthalmol. 2010 Oct; 150(4):490-497.e2. Epub 2010 Aug 04.
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  18. Baratz KH, Tosakulwong N, Ryu E, Brown WL, Branham K, Chen W, Tran KD, Schmid-Kubista KE, Heckenlively JR, Swaroop A, Abecasis G, Bailey KR, Edwards AO. E2-2 protein and Fuchs's corneal dystrophy. N Engl J Med. 2010 Sep 9; 363(11):1016-24. Epub 2010 Aug 25.
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  19. Young RC, Hodge DO, Liesegang TJ, Baratz KH. Incidence, recurrence, and outcomes of herpes simplex virus eye disease in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1976-2007: the effect of oral antiviral prophylaxis. Arch Ophthalmol. 2010 Sep; 128(9):1178-83.
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  20. Chen W, Stambolian D, Edwards AO, Branham KE, Othman M, Jakobsdottir J, Tosakulwong N, Pericak-Vance MA, Campochiaro PA, Klein ML, Tan PL, Conley YP, Kanda A, Kopplin L, Li Y, Augustaitis KJ, Karoukis AJ, Scott WK, Agarwal A, Kovach JL, Schwartz SG, Genetic variants near TIMP3 and high-density lipoprotein-associated loci influence susceptibility to age-related macular degeneration. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010 Apr 20; 107(16):7401-6. Epub 2010 Apr 12.
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  21. Hecker LA, Edwards AO, Ryu E, Tosakulwong N, Baratz KH, Brown WL, Charbel Issa P, Scholl HP, Pollok-Kopp B, Schmid-Kubista KE, Bailey KR, Oppermann M. Genetic control of the alternative pathway of complement in humans and age-related macular degeneration. Hum Mol Genet. 2010 Jan 1; 19(1):209-15.
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  22. Couch SM, Baratz KH. Delayed, bilateral descemet's membrane detachments with spontaneous resolution: Implications for nonsurgical treatment. Cornea. 2009 Dec; 28(10):1160-3.
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  23. Schornack MM, Baratz KH. Ocular cicatricial pemphigoid: the role of scleral lenses in disease management. Cornea. 2009 Dec; 28(10):1170-2.
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  24. Schmid-Kubista KE, Tosakulwong N, Wu Y, Ryu E, Hecker LA, Baratz KH, Brown WL, Edwards AO. Contribution of copy number variation in the regulation of complement activation locus to development of age-related macular degeneration. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2009 Nov; 50(11):5070-9. Epub 2009 Jun 24.
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  25. Sugar J, Montoya M, Dontchev M, Tanner JP, Beck R, Gal R, Gallagher S, Gaster R, Heck E, Holland EJ, Kollman C, Malling J, Mannis MJ, Woody J, Group Cornea Donor Study Investigator Group. Donor risk factors for graft failure in the cornea donor study. Cornea. 2009 Oct; 28(9):981-5.
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  26. McLaren JW, Patel SV, Bourne WM, Baratz KH. Corneal wavefront errors 24 months after deep lamellar endothelial keratoplasty and penetrating keratoplasty. Am J Ophthalmol. 2009 Jun; 147(6):959-65, 965.e1-2. Epub 2009 Mar 19.
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  27. Sugar A, Tanner JP, Dontchev M, Tennant B, Schultze RL, Dunn SP, Lindquist TD, Gal RL, Beck RW, Kollman C, Mannis MJ, Holland EJ, Cornea Donor Study Investigator Group. Recipient risk factors for graft failure in the cornea donor study. Ophthalmology. 2009 Jun; 116(6):1023-8. Epub 2009 Apr 23.
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  28. Dunn SP, Stark WJ, Stulting RD, Lass JH, Sugar A, Pavilack MA, Smith PW, Tanner JP, Dontchev M, Gal RL, Beck RW, Kollman C, Mannis MJ, Holland EJ, Cornea Donor Study Investigator Group. The effect of ABO blood incompatibility on corneal transplant failure in conditions with low-risk of graft rejection. Am J Ophthalmol. 2009 Mar; 147(3):432-438.e3. Epub 2008 Dec 04.
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  29. Patel SV, Baratz KH, Hodge DO, Maguire LJ, McLaren JW. The effect of corneal light scatter on vision after descemet stripping with endothelial keratoplasty. Arch Ophthalmol. 2009 Feb; 127(2):153-60.
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  30. Powe A, Gal RL, Beck RW, Mannis MJ, Holland EJ, Cornea Donor Study Investigator Group. The Cornea Donor Study. Vision Pan-America. 2009; 8:9-12.
  31. Schornack MM, Baratz KH, Patel SV, Maguire LJ. Jupiter scleral lenses in the management of chronic graft versus host disease. Eye Contact Lens. 2008 Nov; 34(6):302-5.
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  32. Louwagie CR, Baratz KH, Pulido JS, Salomao DR, Dierks DL. Episcleral melanoma as a complication of ocular melanocytosis. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2008 Sep; 246(9):1351-3. Epub 2008 Apr 02.
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  33. Selvadurai D, Salomao DR, Baratz KH. Corneal abnormalities in incontinentia pigmenti: histopathological and confocal correlations. Cornea. 2008 Aug; 27(7):833-6.
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  34. Kitzmann AS, Baratz KH, Mohney BG, Pulido JS, Cameron JD, Lee ES, Leof EB. Histologic studies of the intraocular toxicity of imatinib mesylate in rabbits. Eye (Lond). 2008 May; 22(5):712-4. Epub 2008 Feb 01.
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  35. Cornea Donor Study Investigator Group, Lass JH, Gal RL, Dontchev M, Beck RW, Kollman C, Dunn SP, Heck E, Holland EJ, Mannis MJ, Montoya MM, Schultze RL, Stulting RD, Sugar A, Sugar J, Tennant B, Verdier DD. Donor age and corneal endothelial cell loss 5 years after successful corneal transplantation. Specular microscopy ancillary study results. Ophthalmology. 2008 Apr; 115(4):627-632.e8.
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  36. Cornea Donor Study Investigator Group, gal RL, Dontchev M, Beck RW, Mannis MJ, Holland EJ, Kollman C, Dunn SP, Heck EL, Lass JH, Montoya MM, Schultze RL, Stulting RD, Sugar A, Sugar J, Tennant B, Verdier DD. The effect of donor age on corneal transplantation outcome results of the cornea donor study. Ophthalmology. 2008 Apr; 115(4):620-626.e6.
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  37. Patel SV, McLaren JW, Hodge DO, Baratz KH. Scattered light and visual function in a randomized trial of deep lamellar endothelial keratoplasty and penetrating keratoplasty. Am J Ophthalmol. 2008 Jan; 145(1):97-105. Epub 2007 Nov 08.
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  38. Itty S, Pulido JS, Bakri SJ, Baratz KH, Matteson EL, Hodge DO. Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide, rheumatoid factor, and ocular symptoms typical of rheumatoid arthritis. Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc. 2008; 106:75-81; discussion 81-3.
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  39. Kitzmann AS, Pulido JS, Mohney BG, Baratz KH, Grube T, Marler RJ, Donaldson MJ, O'Neill BP, Johnston PB, Johnson KM, Dixon LE, Salomao DR, Cameron JD. Intraocular use of rituximab. Eye (Lond). 2007 Dec; 21(12):1524-7. Epub 2007 Apr 20.
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  40. Zaldivar RA, Baratz KH, Griepentrog GJ, Pulido JS. Sulcus-based 25-gauge vitrectomy with transscleral intraocular lens fixation. Eye. 2007 Nov; 21(11):1445-7. Epub 2007 Aug 03.
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  41. Itty S, Hamilton SS, Baratz KH, Diehl NN, Maguire LJ. Outcomes of epithelial debridement for anterior basement membrane dystrophy. Am J Ophthalmol. 2007 Aug; 144(2):217-221. Epub 2007 Jun 05.
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  42. Erie JC, Baratz KH, Hodge DO, Schleck CD, Burke JP. Incidence of cataract surgery from 1980 through 2004: 25-year population-based study. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2007 Jul; 33(7):1273-7.
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  43. Solano JM, Baratz KH, Mahr MA, Erie JC. Late spontaneous haptic disinsertion from a three-piece intraocular lens. Am J Ophthalmol. 2007 Mar; 143(3):521-2. Epub 2006 Nov 28.
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  44. Hardwig PW, Pulido JS, Erie JC, Baratz KH, Buettner H. Intraocular methotrexate in ocular diseases other than primary central nervous system lymphoma. Am J Ophthalmol. 2006 Nov; 142(5):883-5.
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  45. Erie JC, Raecker MA, Baratz KH, Schleck CD, Burke JP, Robertson DM. Risk of retinal detachment after cataract extraction, 1980-2004: a population-based study. Ophthalmology. 2006 Nov; 113(11):2026-32. Epub 2006 Aug 28.
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  46. Baratz KH, Nau CB, Winter EJ, McLaren JW, Hodge DO, Herman DC, Bourne WM. Effects of glaucoma medications on corneal endothelium, keratocytes, and subbasal nerves among participants in the ocular hypertension treatment study. Cornea. 2006 Oct; 25(9):1046-52.
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  47. Erie JC, Baratz KH, Mahr MA, Johnson DH. Phacoemulsification in patients with Baerveldt tube shunts. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2006 Sep; 32(9):1489-91.
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  48. Lee ES, Baratz KH, Pulido JS, Salomao DR. Expression of vascular endothelial growth factor in iris melanoma. Arch Ophthalmol. 2006 Sep; 124(9):1349-50.
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  49. Gluth MB, Baratz KH, Matteson EL, Driscoll CL. Cogan syndrome: a retrospective review of 60 patients throughout a half century. Mayo Clin Proc. 2006 Apr; 81(4):483-8.
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  50. Faia LJ, Baratz KH, Bourne WM. Corneal graft folds: a complication of deep lamellar endothelial keratoplasty. Arch Ophthalmol. 2006 Apr; 124(4):593-5.
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  51. Erie JC, Raecker ME, Baratz KH, Schleck CD, Robertson DM. Risk of retinal detachment after cataract extraction, 1980-2004: a population-based study. Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc. 2006; 104:167-75.
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  52. Zerbe BL, Belin MW, Ciolino JB, The Boston Keratoprosthesis Study Group. Results from the Multiicenter Boston Type I Keratoprosthesis Study. Ophthalmology. 2006; 113:1779-84.
  53. Benetz BA, Gal RL, Ruedy KJ, Rice C, Beck RW, Lass, JL, The Cornea Donor Study Group. Specular Microscopy Reading Center Methods in the Specular Microscopy Ancillary Study (SMAS). Current Eye Research. 2006; 31:319-27.
  54. Sugar A, Gal RL, Beck W, Ruedy KJ, Blanton CL, Feder RS, Hardten DR, Holland EJ, Lass JH, Mannis MJ, O'Keefe MB, Cornea Donor Study Group. Baseline donor characteristics in the Cornea Donor Study. Cornea. 2005 May; 24(4):389-96.
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  55. Cornea Donor Study Group. An evaluation of image quality adn accuracy of eye bank measurement of donor cornea endothelial cell density in the Specular Microscopy Ancillary Study. Ophthalmology. 2005 Mar; 112(3):431-40.
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  56. Christiansen G, Mohney BG, Baratz KH, Bradley EA. Botulinum toxin for the treatment of congenital entropion. Am J Ophthalmol. 2004 Jul; 138(1):153-5.
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  57. Dudenhoefer EJ, Nouri M, Gipson IK, Baratz KH, Tisdale AS, Dryja TP, Abad JC, Dohlman CH. Histopathology of explanted collar button keratoprostheses: A clinicopathologic correlation. Cornea. 2003 Jul; 22(5):424-8.
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  58. Fang JP, Amesur KB, Baratz KH. Preexisting endothelial abnormalities in bilateral postoperative Descemet membrane detachment. Arch Ophthalmol. 2003 Jun; 121(6):903-4.
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  59. Severson EA, Baratz KH, Hodge DO, Burke JP. Herpes zoster ophthalmicus in Olmsted County, Minnesota - Have systemic antivirals made a difference? Arch Ophthalmol. 2003 Mar; 121(3):386-90.
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  60. Lenart TD, McCannel CA, Baratz KH, Robertson DM. A contact lens as an artificial cornea for improved visualization during practice surgery on cadaver eyes. Arch Ophthalmol. 2003 Jan; 121(1):16-9.
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  61. Bourne WM, Nelson LR, Maguire LJ, Baratz KH, Hodge DO. Comparison of Chen Medium and Optisol-GS for human corneal preservation at 4 degrees C: results of transplantation. Cornea. 2001 Oct; 20(7):683-6.
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  62. Baratz KH, Cook BE, Hodge DO. Probability of Nd: YAG laser capsulotomy after cataract surgery in Olmsted county, Minnesota. Am J Ophthalmol. 2001 Feb; 131(2):161-166.
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  63. Shrum KR, Robertson DM, Baratz KH, Casperson TJ, Rostvold JA. Keratitis and retinitis secondary to tarantula hair. Arch Ophthalmol. 1999 Aug; 117(8):1096-7.
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  64. Baratz KH, Hattenhauer MG. Indiscriminate use of corticosteroid-containing eyedrops. Mayo Clin Proc. 1999 Apr; 74(4):362-6.
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  65. Ugurlu S, Bartley GB, Otley CC, Baratz KH. Factitious disease of periocular and facial skin. Am J Ophthalmol. 1999 Feb; 127(2):196-201.
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  66. Rowe JA, Erie JC, Baratz KH, Hodge DO, Gray DT, Butterfield L, Robertson DM. Retinal detachment in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1976 through 1995. Ophthalmology. 1999 Jan; 106(1):154-9.
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  67. Beck RW, Gal RL, Mannis MJ, Holland EJ, Cavanagh HD, Foulks GN, Heck EL, Lindquist T, Macsai MS, Smith RE, Stark WJ, Stulting RD, Sugar J, Cornea Donor Study Group. Is donor age an important determinant of graft survival? Cornea. 1999; 18(5):503-510.
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  68. Baratz KH, Fulcher SF, Bourne WM. Hepatitis C-associated keratitis. Arch Ophthalmol. 1998 Apr; 116(4):529-30.
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  69. Lucas-Glass TC, Baratz KH. Ocular manifestations of systemic infections. CurrOpin Ophthalmol. 1998; 9:89-92.
  70. Klintworth GK, Valnickova Z, Kielar RA, Baratz KH, Campbell RJ, Enghild JJ. Familial subepithelial corneal amyloidosis--a lactoferrin-related amyloidosis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 1997 Dec; 38(13):2756-63.
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  71. Baratz KH, Gray DT, Hodge DO, Butterfield LC, Ilstrup DM. Cataract extraction rates in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1980 through 1994. Arch Ophthalmol. 1997 Nov; 115(11):1441-6.
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  72. Gray DT, Hodge DO, Ilstrup DM, Butterfield LC, Baratz KH. Concordance of Medicare data and population-based clinical data on cataract surgery utilization in Olmsted County, Minnesota. Am J Epidemiol. 1997 Jun 15; 145(12):1123-6.
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  73. Lucas-Glass TC, Baratz KH, Nelson LR, Hodge DO, Bourne WM. The contralateral corneal endothelium in the iridocorneal endothelial syndrome. Arch Ophthalmol. 1997 Jan; 115(1):40-4.
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  74. Foulks GN, Baratz KH, Ferrone PJ. Rapid measurement of selected tear proteins in health and disease using the Touch Tear Microassay System. Lacrimal Gland, Tear Film, and Dry Eye Syndromes. 1994:371-75.
  75. Baratz KH, Allf BE, Foulks GN. Intracorneal hemorrhage with acute glaucoma. Am J Ophthalmol. 1993; 116:376-7.
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  76. Sonkin PL, Baratz KH, Frothingham R, Cobo LM. Acyclovir-resistant herpes simplex virus keratouveitis after penetrating keratoplasty. Ophthalmology. 1992 Dec; 99(12):1805-8.
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  77. Baratz KH, Trocme SD, Bourne WM. Cold-induced corneal edema in patients with trigeminal nerve dysfunction. Am J Ophthalmol. 1991 Nov 15; 112(5):548-56.
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  78. Baratz KH, Bartley GB, Campbell RJ, Garrity JA. An eyelash nidus for dacryoliths of the lacrimal excretory and secretory systems. Am J Ophthalmol. 1991 May 15; 111(5):624-7.
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  79. Baratz KH, Proia AD, Klintworth GK, Lapetina ER. Cholinergic stimulation of phosphatidylinositol hydrolysis by rat corneal epithelium. Curr Eye Res. 1987; 6:691-701.
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  80. May SA, Baratz KH, Key SA, Degnan KJ. Characterization of the adrenergic receptors regulating chloride secretion by the opercular epithelium. J Compar Physiol B. 1984; 154:343-8.