Scientific papers on and with navigated retina laser technology
Benefits of navigation for peripheral application
Panretinal Navigated Laser Photocoagulation for PDR. Lin, K., and S. Lu. Retina Today, 2014, 65-70. link
Comparison of Pain Scores between Patients Undergoing Panretinal Photocoagulation Using Navigated or Pattern Scan Laser Systems. Inan, Umit Ubeyt, Onur Polat, Sibel Inan, Safiye Yigit, and Zeki Baysal. Arquivos Brasileiros de Oftalmologia 79, no. 1 (2016). PubMed PMID: 26840160
Comparison of Conventional Pattern and Novel Navigated Panretinal Photocoagulation in Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy. Chhablani, Jay, Annie Mathai, Padmaja Rani, Vishali Gupta, J. Fernando Arevalo, and Igor Kozak. Investigative Opthalmology & Visual Science 55, no. 6 (June 4, 2014): 3432.
PubMed PMID: 24787564
Navigated Pattern Laser System versus Single-Spot Laser System for Postoperative 360-Degree Laser Retinopexy. Kulikov, Alexei N., Dmitrii S. Maltsev, and Ernest V. Boiko. Journal of Ophthalmology (2016). PubMed PMID: 28070417
Targeted Photocoagulation of Peripheral Ischemia to Treat Rebound Edema. Singer, Michael, Krishna Surapaneni, Srinivas Sadda, and Colin Tan. Clinical Ophthalmology, February 2015, 337. PubMed PMID: 25709396
Benefits of navigation for threshold focal application
Time Required for Navigated Macular Laser Photocoagulation Treatment with the Navilas®. Ober, Michael D., Marcus Kernt, Marco A. Cortes, and Igor Kozak. Graefe’s Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology 251, no. 4 (April 2013): 1049–53. PubMed PMID: 22868445
Pain and Accuracy of Focal Laser Treatment for Diabetic Macular Edema Using a Retinal Navigated Laser (Navilas). Kernt, Marcus, Cheuteu, Cserhati, Seidensticker, Liegl, Lang, Christos Haritoglou, A Kampik, Ulbig, and Neubauer. Clinical Ophthalmology, February 2012, 289. PubMed PMID: 22393280
Clinical Evaluation and Treatment Accuracy in Diabetic Macular Edema Using Navigated Laser Photocoagulator NAVILAS. Kozak, Igor, Stephen F. Oster, Marco A. Cortes, Dennis Dowell, Kathrin Hartmann, Jae Suk Kim, and William R. Freeman. Ophthalmology 118, no. 6 (June 2011): 1119–24. PubMed PMID: 21269701
Navigated Macular Laser Decreases Retreatment Rate for Diabetic Macular Edema: A Comparison with Conventional Macular Laser. Kernt, Marcus, A Kampik, Neubauer, Langer, Wolf, Kozak, Seidensticker, Ulbig, and Freeman. “Clinical Ophthalmology, January 2013, 121. PubMed PMID: 23345966
Combination of Navilas® with Anti-VEGF
NAVILAS Laser System Focal Laser Treatment for Diabetic Macular Edema-One Year Results of a Case Series. Jung, Jesse J., Roberto Gallego-Pinazo, Antonio Lleó-Pérez, Jonathan I. Huz, and Irene A. Barbazetto. The Open Ophthalmology Journal 7, no. 1 (2013). PubMed PMID: 24082979
12-Month Results of the Standardised Combination Therapy for Diabetic Macular Oedema: Intravitreal Bevacizumab and Navigated Retinal Photocoagulation. Barteselli, Giulio, Igor Kozak, Sharif El-Emam, Jay Chhablani, Marco A Cortes, and William R Freeman. British Journal of Ophthalmology 98, no. 8 (August 2014): 1036–41. PubMed PMID: 24723616
Comparative Evaluation of Combined Navigated Laser Photocoagulation and Intravitreal Ranibizumab in the Treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema. Liegl, Raffael, Julian Langer, Florian Seidensticker, Lukas Reznicek, Christos Haritoglou, Michael W. Ulbig, Aljoscha S. Neubauer, Anselm Kampik, and Marcus Kernt. Edited by Demetrios Vavvas. PLoS ONE 9, no. 12 (December 26, 2014). PubMed PMID: 25541960
From Art to Science in DME Treatment. ANG LI, BA, and RUMNEEK BEDI. “Accessed March 15, 2017. link
Combination of Navigated Macular Laser Photocoagulation and Anti-VEGF Therapy: Precise Treatment for Macular Edema under Dry Retinal Conditions. Boiko, Ernest V., and Dmitrii S. Maltsev. Journal of Ophthalmology 2017 (2017): 1–9. PubMed PMID: 28316837
Navilas® in subthreshold applications
Retinal Physician - Initial Experiences With Yellow Navigated Laser and Microsecond Pulses in Patients With DME. Kernt, Marcus “Retinal Physician. Accessed November 22, 2017. link
Microsecond Yellow Laser for Subfoveal Leaks in Central Serous Chorioretinopathy. Ambiya, Vikas, Abhilash Goud, Annie Mathai, Padmaja Kumari Rani, and Jay Chhablani. Clinical Ophthalmology (Auckland, N.Z.) 10 (August 11, 2016): 1513. PubMed PMID: 27570446
Comparison of Photodynamic Therapy and Navigated Microsecond Laser for Chronic Central Serous Chorioretinopathy. Ntomoka, Cyprian Gabriel, Bindu Rajesh, Gachago Muchai Muriithi, Abhilash Goud, and Jay Chhablani. Eye, February 12, 2018. PubMed PMID: 29429986
Further publications with and about Navilas®
Navigated Laser Therapy for Diabetic Macular Oedema. Kernt, Marcus, Michael Ulbig, Anselm Kampik, and Aljoscha S. Neubauer. European Ophthalmic Review 7, no. 2 (2013): 127–130. PubMed PMID: 23760425
Shortening the Laser Photocoagulation Learning Curve with a Navigated System. Fassbender, Bernd. Retinal Physician. April 2017. link
Factors Affecting Laser Power in Retinal Navilas Laser Treatment. Hoeh, Alexandra E., Stefanie Pollithy, and Stefan Dithmar. Graefe’s Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology 253, no. 6 (June 2015): 849–54. PubMed PMID: 25161075
Characterization of Microaneurysm Closure after Focal Laser Photocoagulation in Diabetic Macular Edema. Lee, Su Na, Jay Chhablani, Candy K. Chan, Haiyan Wang, Giulio Barteselli, Sharif El-Emam, Maria L. Gomez, Igor Kozak, Lingyun Cheng, and William R. Freeman. American Journal of Ophthalmology 155, no. 5 (May 2013): 905–912. PubMed PMID: 23394906
Fluorescein Angiography versus Optical Coherence Tomography-Guided Planning for Macular Laser Photocoagulation in Diabetic Macular Edema. Kozak, Igor, Sharif Y. El-Emam, Lingyun Cheng, Dirk-Uwe Bartsch, Jay Chhablani, William R. Freeman, and J. Fernando Arevalo. “Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.) 34, no. 8 (2014): 1600.
PubMed PMID: 24695064
Retro-Mode Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscopy Planning for Navigated Macular Laser Photocoagulation in Macular Edema. Boiko, Ernest V., and Dmitrii S. Maltsev. Journal of Ophthalmology 2016 (2016): 3726353.
PubMed PMID: 26989498
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy Treated With Navigated Retinal Laser Photocoagulation: Visual Acuity and Retinal Sensitivity. Mastropasqua, Leonardo, Luca Di Antonio, Lisa Toto, Alessandra Mastropasqua, Angelo Di Iorio, and Paolo Carpineto. “Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina 46, no. 3 (March 1, 2015): 349–54. PubMed PMID: 25856822
Navigated Focal Laser Photocoagulation for Central Serous Chorioretinopathy. Chhablani, Jay, Padmaja Kumari Rani, Annie Mathai, Subhadra Jalali, and Igor Kozak. “Clinical Ophthalmology, August 2014, 1543.
PubMed PMID: 25170248
Focal Navigated Laser Photocoagulation in Retinovascular Disease: Clinical Results in Initial Case Series. Kozak, Igor, Jae Suk Kim, Stephen F. Oster, Jay Chhablani, and William R. Freeman. Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.) 32, no. 5 (May 2012): 930–35. PubMed PMID: 21886017
Navigated Laser (Navilas) Therapy For Choroidal Neovascular and Hyperpermeability Pathologies. Alshahrani, Saeed T., and Nicola G. Ghazi. Retinal Cases and Brief Reports 9, no. 2 (2015): 117–120.
PubMed PMID: 25383841
Teleophthalmology Image-Based Navigated Retinal Laser Therapy for Diabetic Macular Edema: A Concept of Retinal Telephotocoagulation. Kozak, Igor, John F. Payne, Patrik Schatz, Eman Al-Kahtani, and Moritz Winkler. “Graefe’s Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, April 26, 2017.
PubMed PMID: 28447201