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Thomas Lietman, MD

TitleProfessor
SchoolUCSF Chancellor/EVC/FAS
DepartmentProctor Foundation
Address513 Parnassus Avenue
San Francisco CA 94117
Phone415-502-2662
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    Johns Hopkins UniversityResidency 1994Wilmer Eye Institute
    Columbia UniversityM.D.1990College of Physicians and Surgeons
    Yale UniversityB.A.1984Yale College
    University of California, San FranciscoPost-Doc Fellow/Scholar1995F.I. Proctor Foundation

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    Kebele Elimination of Trachoma for Ocular Health
    NIH/NEI UG1EY028088Sep 30, 2017 - Jun 30, 2022
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
    Forecasting Trachoma Control
    NIH/NEI R01EY025350May 1, 2016 - Apr 30, 2020
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Digital Detection of Infectious Eye Epidemics
    NIH/NEI R01EY024608Feb 1, 2016 - Jan 31, 2020
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Village Integrated Eye Workers Trial
    NIH/NEI U10EY022880Sep 30, 2013 - Aug 31, 2018
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Myocotic Ulcer Treatment Trial
    NIH/NEI U10EY018573Sep 1, 2009 - Aug 31, 2015
    Role: Principal Investigator
    The Steroids for Cornea Ulcers Trial
    NIH/NEI U10EY015114Sep 30, 2005 - Aug 31, 2011
    Role: Principal Investigator
    TANA II
    NIH/NEI U10EY016214Sep 30, 2004 - Aug 31, 2014
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Predicting Resistance: Validating Mathematical Models
    NIH/NIAID R21AI055752Sep 30, 2003 - Sep 30, 2006
    Role: Principal Investigator
    TRANSMISSION DYNAMICS OF TRACHOMA
    NIH/NIAID K08AI001441Feb 1, 1997 - Jan 31, 2002
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Oldenburg CE, Prajna NV, Amza A, Loh A, Acharya NR, Mannis MJ, Lietman T. Evolution of Practice Patterns for the Treatment of Fungal Keratitis. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017 Nov 09. PMID: 29121153.
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    2. Oldenburg CE, Amza A, Kadri B, Nassirou B, Cotter SY, Stoller NE, West SK, Bailey RL, Porco TC, Keenan JD, Lietman T, Gaynor BD. Annual Versus Biannual Mass Azithromycin Distribution and Malaria Parasitemia During the Peak Transmission Season Among Children in Niger. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2017 Oct 28. PMID: 29088030.
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    3. Ramirez DA, Porco TC, Lietman T, Keenan JD. Epidemiology of Conjunctivitis in US Emergency Departments. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017 Sep 14. PMID: 28910427.
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    4. Amza A, Kadri B, Nassirou B, Cotter SY, Stoller NE, West SK, Bailey RL, Porco TC, Gaynor BD, Keenan JD, Lietman T, Oldenburg CE. Effectiveness of expanding annual mass azithromycin distribution treatment coverage for trachoma in Niger: a cluster randomised trial. Br J Ophthalmol. 2017 Sep 11. PMID: 28893761.
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    5. Prajna NV, Krishnan T, Rajaraman R, Patel S, Shah R, Srinivasan M, Das M, Ray KJ, Oldenburg CE, McLeod SD, Zegans ME, Acharya NR, Lietman T, Rose-Nussbaumer J. Predictors of Corneal Perforation or Need for Therapeutic Keratoplasty in Severe Fungal Keratitis: A Secondary Analysis of the Mycotic Ulcer Treatment Trial II. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017 Sep 01; 135(9):987-991. PMID: 28817744.
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    6. Worden L, Schwartz IB, Bianco S, Ackley SF, Lietman T, Porco TC. Hamiltonian Analysis of Subcritical Stochastic Epidemic Dynamics. Comput Math Methods Med. 2017; 2017:4253167. PMID: 28932256.
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    7. Deiner MS, Worden L, Rittel A, Ackley SF, Liu F, Blum L, Scott JC, Lietman T, Porco TC. Short-term leprosy forecasting from an expert opinion survey. PLoS One. 2017; 12(8):e0182245. PMID: 28813531.
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    8. Bloch EM, West SK, Mabula K, Weaver J, Mrango Z, Munoz B, Lietman T, Coles C. Antibiotic Resistance in Young Children in Kilosa District, Tanzania 4 Years after Mass Distribution of Azithromycin for Trachoma Control. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017 Jul 03. PMID: 28722638.
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    9. O'Brien KS, Cotter SY, Amza A, Kadri B, Nassirou B, Stoller NE, Zhou Z, Cotter C, West SK, Bailey RL, Rosenthal PJ, Gaynor BD, Porco TC, Lietman T. Mass Azithromycin and Malaria Parasitemia in Niger: Results from a Community-Randomized Trial. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017 Jun 19. PMID: 28722569.
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    10. Prajna NV, Krishnan T, Rajaraman R, Patel S, Shah R, Srinivasan M, Devi L, Das M, Ray KJ, O'Brien KS, Oldenburg CE, McLeod SD, Zegans ME, Acharya NR, Lietman T, Rose-Nussbaumer J. Adjunctive Oral Voriconazole Treatment of Fusarium Keratitis: A Secondary Analysis From the Mycotic Ulcer Treatment Trial II. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017 Jun 01; 135(6):520-525. PMID: 28426856.
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    11. Baldwin A, Ryner AM, Tadesse Z, Shiferaw A, Callahan K, Fry DM, Zhou Z, Lietman T, Keenan JD. Trachomatous Scar Ranking: A Novel Outcome for Trachoma Studies. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017 Jun; 96(6):1378-1381. PMID: 28719271.
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    12. Gao D, Lietman T, Dong CP, Porco TC. Mass drug administration: the importance of synchrony. Math Med Biol. 2017 Jun 01; 34(2):241-260. PMID: 27118395.
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    13. Doan T, Acharya NR, Pinsky BA, Sahoo MK, Chow ED, Banaei N, Budvytiene I, Cevallos V, Zhong L, Zhou Z, Lietman T, DeRisi JL. Metagenomic DNA Sequencing for the Diagnosis of Intraocular Infections. Ophthalmology. 2017 Aug; 124(8):1247-1248. PMID: 28526549.
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    14. Vitali C, Scofield H, Shiboski SC, Seror R, Criswell LA, Labetoulle M, Lietman T, Rasmussen A, Bowman SJ, Mariette X, Shiboski CH. Reply. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2017 Jun; 69(6):1342. PMID: 28257605.
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    15. Doan T, Arzika AM, Ray KJ, Cotter SY, Kim J, Maliki R, Zhong L, Zhou Z, Porco TC, Vanderschelden B, Keenan JD, Lietman T. Gut Microbial Diversity in Antibiotic-Naive Children After Systemic Antibiotic Exposure: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 05 01; 64(9):1147-1153. PMID: 28402408.
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    16. Deiner MS, Lietman T, Porco TC. Uncertainties in Big Data When Using Internet Surveillance Tools and Social Media for Determining Patterns in Disease Incidence-Reply. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017 Apr 01; 135(4):402-403. PMID: 28301641.
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    17. Amza A, Kadri B, Nassirou B, Cotter SY, Stoller NE, Zhou Z, Bailey RL, Mabey DC, Porco TC, Keenan JD, Gaynor BD, West SK, Lietman T. A Cluster-Randomized Trial to Assess the Efficacy of Targeting Trachoma Treatment to Children. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 03 15; 64(6):743-750. PMID: 27956455.
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    18. Pinsent A, Liu F, Deiner M, Emerson P, Bhaktiari A, Porco TC, Lietman T, Gambhir M. Probabilistic forecasts of trachoma transmission at the district level: A statistical model comparison. Epidemics. 2017 Mar; 18:48-55. PMID: 28279456.
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    19. Oldenburg CE, Lietman T. The Challenge of Controlling Infectious Keratitis. Am J Ophthalmol. 2017 Apr; 176:xv-xvi. PMID: 28168969.
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    20. Browne EN, Rathinam SR, Kanakath A, Thundikandy R, Babu M, Lietman T, Acharya NR. A Bayesian Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing Antimetabolite Therapies for Non-Infectious Uveitis. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2017 Feb; 24(1):63-70. PMID: 27982726.
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    21. Prajna NV, Krishnan T, Rajaraman R, Patel S, Srinivasan M, Das M, Ray KJ, O'Brien KS, Oldenburg CE, McLeod SD, Zegans ME, Porco TC, Acharya NR, Lietman T, Rose-Nussbaumer J. Effect of Oral Voriconazole on Fungal Keratitis in the Mycotic Ulcer Treatment Trial II (MUTT II): A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016 12 01; 134(12):1365-1372. PMID: 27787540.
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    22. Aiemjoy K, Stoller NE, Gebresillasie S, Shiferaw A, Tadesse Z, Sewent T, Ayele B, Chanyalew M, Aragie S, Callahan K, Stewart A, Emerson PM, Lietman T, Keenan JD, Oldenburg CE. Is Using a Latrine "A Strange Thing To Do"? A Mixed-Methods Study of Sanitation Preference and Behaviors in Rural Ethiopia. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017 Jan 11; 96(1):65-73. PMID: 28077741.
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    23. Aiemjoy K, Stoller NE, Gebresillasie S, Shiferaw A, Tadesse Z, Sewnet T, Ayele B, Chanyalew M, Callahan K, Stewart A, Emerson PM, Lietman T, Keenan JD, Oldenburg CE. 'If an Eye Is Washed Properly, It Means It Would See Clearly': A Mixed Methods Study of Face Washing Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behaviors in Rural Ethiopia. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016 Oct; 10(10):e0005099. PMID: 27788186.
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    24. Shiboski CH, Shiboski SC, Seror R, Criswell LA, Labetoulle M, Lietman T, Rasmussen A, Scofield H, Vitali C, Bowman SJ, Mariette X. 2016 American College of Rheumatology/European League Against Rheumatism Classification Criteria for Primary Sjögren's Syndrome: A Consensus and Data-Driven Methodology Involving Three International Patient Cohorts. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2017 Jan; 69(1):35-45. PMID: 27785888.
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    25. Shiboski CH, Shiboski SC, Seror R, Criswell LA, Labetoulle M, Lietman T, Rasmussen A, Scofield H, Vitali C, Bowman SJ, Mariette X. 2016 American College of Rheumatology/European League Against Rheumatism classification criteria for primary Sjögren's syndrome: A consensus and data-driven methodology involving three international patient cohorts. Ann Rheum Dis. 2017 Jan; 76(1):9-16. PMID: 27789466.
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    26. Bunya VY, Bhosai SJ, Heidenreich AM, Kitagawa K, Larkin GB, Lietman T, Gaynor BD, Akpek EK, Massaro-Giordano M, Srinivasan M, Porco TC, Whitcher JP, Shiboski SC, Criswell LA, Shiboski CH. Association of Dry Eye Tests With Extraocular Signs Among 3514 Participants in the Sjögren's Syndrome International Registry. Am J Ophthalmol. 2016 Dec; 172:87-93. PMID: 27644591.
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    27. Hammond JH, Hebert WP, Naimie A, Ray K, Van Gelder RD, DiGiandomenico A, Lalitha P, Srinivasan M, Acharya NR, Lietman T, Hogan DA, Zegans ME. Environmentally Endemic Pseudomonas aeruginosa Strains with Mutations in lasR Are Associated with Increased Disease Severity in Corneal Ulcers. mSphere. 2016 Sep-Oct; 1(5). PMID: 27631025; PMCID: PMC5014915.
    28. Deiner MS, Lietman T, McLeod SD, Chodosh J, Porco TC. Surveillance Tools Emerging From Search Engines and Social Media Data for Determining Eye Disease Patterns. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016 Sep 01; 134(9):1024-30. PMID: 27416554.
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    29. Ni N, Srinivasan M, McLeod SD, Acharya NR, Lietman T, Rose-Nussbaumer J. Use of adjunctive topical corticosteroids in bacterial keratitis. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2016 Jul; 27(4):353-7. PMID: 27096374.
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    30. Liu F, Porco TC, Amza A, Kadri B, Nassirou B, West SK, Bailey RL, Keenan JD, Lietman T. Erratum to: Short-term forecasting of the prevalence of clinical trachoma: utility of including delayed recovery and tests for infection. Parasit Vectors. 2016 Jun 09; 9(1):327. PMID: 27283120.
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    31. Enanoria WT, Worden L, Liu F, Gao D, Ackley S, Scott J, Deiner M, Mwebaze E, Ip W, Lietman T, Porco TC. Correction: Evaluating Subcriticality during the Ebola Epidemic in West Africa. PLoS One. 2016; 11(6):e0157068. PMID: 27254105.
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    32. Prajna NV, Lalitha P, Rajaraman R, Krishnan T, Raghavan A, Srinivasan M, O'Brien KS, Zegans M, McLeod SD, Acharya NR, Keenan JD, Lietman T, Rose-Nussbaumer J. Changing Azole Resistance: A Secondary Analysis of the MUTT I Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016 Jun 01; 134(6):693-6. PMID: 27054515; PMCID: PMC4962688 [Available on 06/01/17].
    33. Siedlecki AN, Tapp S, Tosteson AN, Larson RJ, Karp CL, Lietman T, Zegans ME. Surgery Versus Interferon Alpha-2b Treatment Strategies for Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia: A Literature-Based Decision Analysis. Cornea. 2016 May; 35(5):613-8. PMID: 26890663.
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    34. Zegans ME, DiGiandomenico A, Ray K, Naimie A, Keller AE, Stover CK, Lalitha P, Srinivasan M, Acharya NR, Lietman T. Association of Biofilm Formation, Psl Exopolysaccharide Expression, and Clinical Outcomes in Pseudomonas aeruginosa Keratitis: Analysis of Isolates in the Steroids for Corneal Ulcers Trial. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016 Apr; 134(4):383-9. PMID: 26846404.
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    35. Pant BP, Bhatta RC, Chaudhary JS, Awasthi S, Mishra S, Sharma S, Cuddapah PA, Gwyn SE, Stoller NE, Martin DL, Keenan JD, Lietman T, Gaynor BD. Control of Trachoma from Achham District, Nepal: A Cross-Sectional Study from the Nepal National Trachoma Program. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016 Feb; 10(2):e0004462. PMID: 26871898; PMCID: PMC4752456.
    36. Porco TC, Keenan JD, Enanoria WT, Lietman T. The permuted locus trial--Well suited for emerging pathogens? Contemp Clin Trials. 2016 Mar; 47:72-3. PMID: 26686932.
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    37. Hollingsworth TD, Adams ER, Anderson RM, Atkins K, Bartsch S, Basáñez MG, Behrend M, Blok DJ, Chapman LA, Coffeng L, Courtenay O, Crump RE, de Vlas SJ, Dobson A, Dyson L, Farkas H, Galvani AP, Gambhir M, Gurarie D, Irvine MA, Jervis S, Keeling MJ, Kelly-Hope L, King C, Lee BY, Le Rutte EA, Lietman T, Ndeffo-Mbah M, Medley GF, Michael E, Pandey A, Peterson JK, Pinsent A, Porco TC, Richardus JH, Reimer L, Rock KS, Singh BK, Stolk W, Swaminathan S, Torr SJ, Townsend J, Truscott J, Walker M, Zoueva A. Quantitative analyses and modelling to support achievement of the 2020 goals for nine neglected tropical diseases. Parasit Vectors. 2015 Dec 09; 8:630. PMID: 26652272.
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    38. Rose-Nussbaumer J, Prajna NV, Krishnan T, Mascarenhas J, Rajaraman R, Srinivasan M, Raghavan A, Oldenburg CE, O'Brien KS, Ray KJ, Porco TC, McLeod SD, Acharya NR, Keenan JD, Lietman T, et al. Risk factors for low vision related functioning in the Mycotic Ulcer Treatment Trial: a randomised trial comparing natamycin with voriconazole. Br J Ophthalmol. 2016 Jul; 100(7):929-932. PMID: 26531051.
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    39. Liu F, Porco TC, Amza A, Kadri B, Nassirou B, West SK, Bailey RL, Keenan JD, Lietman T. Short-term forecasting of the prevalence of clinical trachoma: utility of including delayed recovery and tests for infection. Parasit Vectors. 2015 Oct 22; 8:535. PMID: 26489933; PMCID: PMC4618840.
    40. Brook CE, Beauclair R, Ngwenya O, Worden L, Ndeffo-Mbah M, Lietman T, Satpathy SK, Galvani AP, Porco TC. Spatial heterogeneity in projected leprosy trends in India. Parasit Vectors. 2015 Oct 22; 8:542. PMID: 26490137; PMCID: PMC4618538.
    41. Enanoria WT, Worden L, Liu F, Gao D, Ackley S, Scott J, Deiner M, Mwebaze E, Ip W, Lietman T, Porco TC. Evaluating Subcriticality during the Ebola Epidemic in West Africa. PLoS One. 2015; 10(10):e0140651. PMID: 26484544; PMCID: PMC4618845.
    42. Sy A, O'Brien KS, Liu MP, Cuddapah PA, Acharya NR, Lietman T, Rose-Nussbaumer J. Expert opinion in the management of aqueous Deficient Dry Eye Disease (DED). BMC Ophthalmol. 2015 Oct 13; 15:133. PMID: 26462481; PMCID: PMC4604775.
    43. Prajna NV, Prajna L, O'Brien KS, Sun CQ, Acharya N, Lietman T, Rose-Nussbaumer J. Association of pretreatment with antifungal medication and fungal resistance in the mycotic ulcer treatment trial I. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015 Oct; 133(10):1210-1. PMID: 26110254; PMCID: PMC4962690 [Available on 10/01/16].
    44. Liu F, Porco TC, Amza A, Kadri B, Nassirou B, West SK, Bailey RL, Keenan JD, Solomon AW, Emerson PM, Gambhir M, Lietman T. Correction: Short-term Forecasting of the Prevalence of Trachoma: Expert Opinion, Statistical Regression, versus Transmission Models. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Sep; 9(9):e0004129. PMID: 26418120.
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    45. See CW, O'Brien KS, Keenan JD, Stoller NE, Gaynor BD, Porco TC, Lietman T. The Effect of Mass Azithromycin Distribution on Childhood Mortality: Beliefs and Estimates of Efficacy. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Nov; 93(5):1106-9. PMID: 26392160; PMCID: PMC4703272 [Available on 11/04/16].
    46. Liu F, Porco TC, Amza A, Kadri B, Nassirou B, West SK, Bailey RL, Keenan JD, Solomon AW, Emerson PM, Gambhir M, Lietman T. Short-term Forecasting of the Prevalence of Trachoma: Expert Opinion, Statistical Regression, versus Transmission Models. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Aug; 9(8):e0004000. PMID: 26302380; PMCID: PMC4547743.
    47. Rose-Nussbaumer J, Lietman T, Shiboski CH, Shiboski SC, Bunya VY, Akpek EK, Srinivasan M, Mascarenhas J, Massaro-Giordano G, McNamara NA, Whitcher JP, Gaynor BD. Inter-grader Agreement of the Ocular Staining Score in the Sjögren's International Clinical Collaborative Alliance (SICCA) Registry. Am J Ophthalmol. 2015 Dec; 160(6):1150-1153.e3. PMID: 26302236; PMCID: PMC4651820 [Available on 12/01/16].
    48. Maningding E, Tun N, Chan KN, Doshi R, Lietman T, Heiden D, Keenan JD. CMV Retinitis Diagnosis by Non-ophthalmologists: Learning Curve Over a 4-Day Training Workshop. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2015 Jul 01; 69(3):e115-7. PMID: 25844697.
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    49. Rose-Nussbaumer J, Prajna NV, Krishnan KT, Mascarenhas J, Rajaraman R, Srinivasan M, Raghavan A, Oldenburg CE, O'Brien KS, Ray KJ, McLeod SD, Porco TC, Lietman T, Acharya NR, Keenan JD. Vision-Related Quality-of-Life Outcomes in the Mycotic Ulcer Treatment Trial I: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015 Jun; 133(6):642-6. PMID: 25764482; PMCID: PMC4962866.
    50. Rahman SA, West SK, Mkocha H, Munoz B, Porco TC, Keenan JD, Lietman T. Correction: The Distribution of Ocular Chlamydia Prevalence across Tanzanian Communities Where Trachoma Is Declining. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 May; 9(5):e0003783. PMID: 25961728; PMCID: PMC4427500.
    51. Blumberg S, Worden L, Enanoria W, Ackley S, Deiner M, Liu F, Gao D, Lietman T, Porco T. Assessing Measles Transmission in the United States Following a Large Outbreak in California. PLoS Curr. 2015 May 07; 7. PMID: 26052471; PMCID: PMC4455058.
    52. Porco TC, Stoller NE, Keenan JD, Bailey RL, Lietman T. Public key cryptography for quality assurance in randomization for clinical trials. Contemp Clin Trials. 2015 May; 42:167-8. PMID: 25858004.
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    53. Rahman SA, West SK, Mkocha H, Munoz B, Porco TC, Keenan JD, Lietman T. The distribution of ocular Chlamydia prevalence across Tanzanian communities where trachoma is declining. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Mar; 9(3):e0003682. PMID: 25815466; PMCID: PMC4376383.
    54. Lietman T, Gebre T, Abdou A, Alemayehu W, Emerson P, Blumberg S, Keenan JD, Porco TC. The distribution of the prevalence of ocular chlamydial infection in communities where trachoma is disappearing. Epidemics. 2015 Jun; 11:85-91. PMID: 25979286; PMCID: PMC4986606.
    55. Gao D, Lietman T, Porco TC. Antibiotic resistance as collateral damage: the tragedy of the commons in a two-disease setting. Math Biosci. 2015 May; 263:121-32. PMID: 25726716; PMCID: PMC4414057.
    56. Keenan JD, Sahlu I, McGee L, Cevallos V, Vidal JE, Chochua S, Hawkins P, Gebre T, Tadesse Z, Emerson PM, Gaynor BD, Lietman T, Klugman KP. Nasopharyngeal Pneumococcal Serotypes Before and After Mass Azithromycin Distributions for Trachoma. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2016 Jun; 5(2):222-6. PMID: 27199475.
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    57. Gebresillasie S, Tadesse Z, Shiferaw A, Yu SN, Stoller NE, Zhou Z, Emerson PM, Gaynor BD, Lietman T, Keenan JD. Inter-Rater Agreement between Trachoma Graders: Comparison of Grades Given in Field Conditions versus Grades from Photographic Review. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2015; 22(3):162-9. PMID: 26158573; PMCID: PMC4802863.
    58. Solomon AW, Pavluck AL, Courtright P, Aboe A, Adamu L, Alemayehu W, Alemu M, Alexander ND, Kello AB, Bero B, Brooker SJ, Chu BK, Dejene M, Emerson PM, Flueckiger RM, Gadisa S, Gass K, Gebre T, Habtamu Z, Harvey E, Haslam D, King JD, Mesurier RL, Lewallen S, Lietman T, MacArthur C, Mariotti SP, Massey A, Mathieu E, Mekasha A, Millar T, Mpyet C, Muñoz BE, Ngondi J, Ogden S, Pearce J, Sarah V, Sisay A, Smith JL, Taylor HR, Thomson J, West SK, Willis R, Bush S, Haddad D, Foster A. The Global Trachoma Mapping Project: Methodology of a 34-Country Population-Based Study. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2015; 22(3):214-25. PMID: 26158580; PMCID: PMC4687001.
    59. O'Brien KS, Lietman T, Keenan JD, Whitcher JP. Microbial keratitis: a community eye health approach. Community Eye Health. 2015; 28(89):1-2. PMID: 26435582; PMCID: PMC4579989.
    60. Keenan JD, Klugman KP, McGee L, Vidal JE, Chochua S, Hawkins P, Cevallos V, Gebre T, Tadesse Z, Emerson PM, Jorgensen JH, Gaynor BD, Lietman T. Evidence for clonal expansion after antibiotic selection pressure: pneumococcal multilocus sequence types before and after mass azithromycin treatments. J Infect Dis. 2015 Mar 15; 211(6):988-94. PMID: 25293366; PMCID: PMC4416126.
    61. Gao D, Amza A, Nassirou B, Kadri B, Sippl-Swezey N, Liu F, Ackley SF, Lietman T, Porco TC. Optimal seasonal timing of oral azithromycin for malaria. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Nov; 91(5):936-42. PMID: 25223942; PMCID: PMC4228890.
    62. Amza A, Yu SN, Kadri B, Nassirou B, Stoller NE, Zhou Z, West SK, Bailey RL, Gaynor BD, Keenan JD, Porco TC, Lietman T. Does mass azithromycin distribution impact child growth and nutrition in Niger? A cluster-randomized trial. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 Sep; 8(9):e3128. PMID: 25210836; PMCID: PMC4161345.
    63. Gaynor BD, Amza A, Gebresailassie S, Kadri B, Nassirou B, Stoller NE, Yu SN, Cuddapah PA, Keenan JD, Lietman T. Importance of including borderline cases in trachoma grader certification. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Sep; 91(3):577-9. PMID: 25002297; PMCID: PMC4155563.
    64. Ray KJ, Srinivasan M, Mascarenhas J, Rajaraman R, Ravindran M, Glidden DV, Oldenburg CE, Sun CQ, Zegans ME, McLeod SD, Acharya NR, Lietman T. Early addition of topical corticosteroids in the treatment of bacterial keratitis. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014 Jun; 132(6):737-41. PMID: 24763755; PMCID: PMC4174411.
    65. McClintic SM, Prajna NV, Srinivasan M, Mascarenhas J, Lalitha P, Rajaraman R, Oldenburg CE, O'Brien KS, Ray KJ, Acharya NR, Lietman T, Keenan JD. Visual outcomes in treated bacterial keratitis: four years of prospective follow-up. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2014 May 02; 55(5):2935-40. PMID: 24618327; PMCID: PMC4010363.
    66. Rahman SA, Yu SN, Amza A, Gebreselassie S, Kadri B, Baido N, Stoller NE, Sheehan JP, Porco TC, Gaynor BD, Keenan JD, Lietman T. Reliability of trachoma clinical grading--assessing grading of marginal cases. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 May; 8(5):e2840. PMID: 24784355; PMCID: PMC4006735.
    67. Sommer A, Taylor HR, Ravilla TD, West S, Lietman T, Keenan JD, Chiang MF, Robin AL, Mills RP. Challenges of ophthalmic care in the developing world. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014 May; 132(5):640-4. PMID: 24604415; PMCID: PMC4063878.
    68. Blumberg S, Enanoria WT, Lloyd-Smith JO, Lietman T, Porco TC. Identifying postelimination trends for the introduction and transmissibility of measles in the United States. Am J Epidemiol. 2014 Jun 01; 179(11):1375-82. PMID: 24786800; PMCID: PMC4036219.
    69. Borkar DS, Acharya NR, Leong C, Lalitha P, Srinivasan M, Oldenburg CE, Cevallos V, Lietman T, Evans DJ, Fleiszig SM. Cytotoxic clinical isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa identified during the Steroids for Corneal Ulcers Trial show elevated resistance to fluoroquinolones. BMC Ophthalmol. 2014 Apr 24; 14:54. PMID: 24761794; PMCID: PMC4008435.
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    146. Biebesheimer JB, House J, Hong KC, Lakew T, Alemayehu W, Zhou Z, Moncada J, Rogér A, Keenan J, Gaynor BD, Schachter J, Lietman T. Complete local elimination of infectious trachoma from severely affected communities after six biannual mass azithromycin distributions. Ophthalmology. 2009 Nov; 116(11):2047-50. PMID: 19744717.
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    147. Porco TC, Gebre T, Ayele B, House J, Keenan J, Zhou Z, Hong KC, Stoller N, Ray KJ, Emerson P, Gaynor BD, Lietman T. Effect of mass distribution of azithromycin for trachoma control on overall mortality in Ethiopian children: a randomized trial. JAMA. 2009 Sep 02; 302(9):962-8. PMID: 19724043.
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    148. Acharya NR, Srinivasan M, Mascarenhas J, Ravindran M, Rajaraman R, Zegans M, McLeod S, Lietman T. The steroid controversy in bacterial keratitis. Arch Ophthalmol. 2009 Sep; 127(9):1231. PMID: 19752446; PMCID: PMC3845457.
    149. Lakew T, Alemayehu W, Melese M, Yi E, House JI, Hong KC, Zhou Z, Ray KJ, Porco TC, Gaynor BD, Lietman T, Keenan JD. Importance of coverage and endemicity on the return of infectious trachoma after a single mass antibiotic distribution. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2009 Aug 25; 3(8):e507. PMID: 19707573; PMCID: PMC2724711.
    150. Hong KC, Schachter J, Moncada J, Zhou Z, House J, Lietman T. Lack of macrolide resistance in Chlamydia trachomatis after mass azithromycin distributions for trachoma. Emerg Infect Dis. 2009 Jul; 15(7):1088-90. PMID: 19624926; PMCID: PMC2744222.
    151. Ray KJ, Lietman T, Porco TC, Keenan JD, Bailey RL, Solomon AW, Burton MJ, Harding-Esch E, Holland MJ, Mabey D. When can antibiotic treatments for trachoma be discontinued? Graduating communities in three African countries. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2009 Jun 16; 3(6):e458. PMID: 19529761; PMCID: PMC2690652.
    152. House JI, Ayele B, Porco TC, Zhou Z, Hong KC, Gebre T, Ray KJ, Keenan JD, Stoller NE, Whitcher JP, Gaynor BD, Emerson PM, Lietman T. Assessment of herd protection against trachoma due to repeated mass antibiotic distributions: a cluster-randomised trial. Lancet. 2009 Mar 28; 373(9669):1111-8. PMID: 19329003.
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    154. Lim A, Stewart J, Chui TY, Lin M, Ray K, Lietman T, Porco T, Jung L, Seiff S, Lin S. Prevalence and risk factors of diabetic retinopathy in a multi-racial underserved population. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2008 Nov-Dec; 15(6):402-9. PMID: 19065433.
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    155. Day S, Lalitha P, Haug S, Fothergill AW, Cevallos V, Vijayakumar R, Prajna NV, Acharya NR, McLeod SD, Lietman T. Activity of antibiotics against Fusarium and Aspergillus. Br J Ophthalmol. 2009 Jan; 93(1):116-9. PMID: 18952649; PMCID: PMC2606932.
    156. Srinivasan M, Lalitha P, Mahalakshmi R, Prajna NV, Mascarenhas J, Chidambaram JD, Lee S, Hong KC, Zegans M, Glidden DV, McLeod S, Whitcher JP, Lietman T, Acharya NR. Corticosteroids for bacterial corneal ulcers. Br J Ophthalmol. 2009 Feb; 93(2):198-202. PMID: 18829631; PMCID: PMC2632719.
    157. Schachter J, Bailey R, Dawson CR, Lietman T. Reports on the prevalence of clinical conditions are more convincing when supported by objective evidence. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2008 Sep 24; 2(9):e302. PMID: 18820749; PMCID: PMC2553490.
    158. Kim E, Chidambaram JD, Srinivasan M, Lalitha P, Wee D, Lietman T, Whitcher JP, Van Gelder RN. Prospective comparison of microbial culture and polymerase chain reaction in the diagnosis of corneal ulcer. Am J Ophthalmol. 2008 Nov; 146(5):714-23, 723.e1. PMID: 18707670.
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    159. Yang JL, Hong KC, Schachter J, Moncada J, Lekew T, House JI, Zhou Z, Neuwelt MD, Rutar T, Halfpenny C, Shah N, Whitcher JP, Lietman T. Detection of Chlamydia trachomatis ocular infection in trachoma-endemic communities by rRNA amplification. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2009 Jan; 50(1):90-4. PMID: 18689701.
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    160. Sansanayudh W, Cevallos V, Porco TC, Margolis TP, Lietman T, Acharya NR. Fusarium and Acanthamoeba keratitis: can a single centre detect outbreaks? Br J Ophthalmol. 2008 May; 92(5):720-1. PMID: 18441185; PMCID: PMC2586076.
    161. Acharya NR, Srinivasan M, Kundu A, Lietman T, Whitcher JP, Cunningham ET. Mooren''s ulcer following extracapsular cataract extraction. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2008 May-Jun; 18(3):351-5. PMID: 18465715.
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    162. Naseri A, Lietman T. ASCRS survey of endophthalmitis prophylaxis. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008 Apr; 34(4):531-2; author reply 532-3. PMID: 18361962.
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    163. Melese M, Alemayehu W, Lakew T, Yi E, House J, Chidambaram JD, Zhou Z, Cevallos V, Ray K, Hong KC, Porco TC, Phan I, Zaidi A, Gaynor BD, Whitcher JP, Lietman T. Comparison of annual and biannual mass antibiotic administration for elimination of infectious trachoma. JAMA. 2008 Feb 20; 299(7):778-84. PMID: 18285589.
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    164. Gill DA, Lakew T, Alemayehu W, Melese M, Zhou Z, House JI, Hong KC, Ray KJ, Gandhi N, Whitcher JP, Gaynor BD, Lietman T. Complete elimination is a difficult goal for trachoma programs in severely affected communities. Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Feb 15; 46(4):564-6. PMID: 18194094.
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    165. Chen A, Prajna L, Srinivasan M, Mahalakshmi R, Whitcher JP, McLeod S, Lietman T, Acharya NR. Does in vitro susceptibility predict clinical outcome in bacterial keratitis? Am J Ophthalmol. 2008 Mar; 145(3):409-412. PMID: 18207124; PMCID: PMC2267868.
    166. Ray KJ, Porco TC, Hong KC, Lee DC, Alemayehu W, Melese M, Lakew T, Yi E, House J, Chidambaram JD, Whitcher JP, Gaynor BD, Lietman T. A rationale for continuing mass antibiotic distributions for trachoma. BMC Infect Dis. 2007 Aug 07; 7:91. PMID: 17683646; PMCID: PMC1988814.
    167. De Castro DK, Punjabi OS, Bostrom AG, Stamper RL, Lietman T, Ray K, Lin SC. Effect of statin drugs and aspirin on progression in open-angle glaucoma suspects using confocal scanning laser ophthalmoscopy. Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2007 Aug; 35(6):506-13. PMID: 17760631.
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    168. Acharya NR, Lietman T, Margolis TP. Parasites on the rise: a new epidemic of Acanthamoeba keratitis. Am J Ophthalmol. 2007 Aug; 144(2):292-3. PMID: 17659960.
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    169. Freidlin J, Acharya N, Lietman T, Cevallos V, Whitcher JP, Margolis TP. Spectrum of eye disease caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Am J Ophthalmol. 2007 Aug; 144(2):313-5. PMID: 17659970.
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    170. Yang JL, Lietman T. The return of trachoma in partially treated communities. Arch Ophthalmol. 2007 Jul; 125(7):989-91. PMID: 17620592.
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    171. Lalitha P, Shapiro BL, Srinivasan M, Prajna NV, Acharya NR, Fothergill AW, Ruiz J, Chidambaram JD, Maxey KJ, Hong KC, McLeod SD, Lietman T. Antimicrobial susceptibility of Fusarium, Aspergillus, and other filamentous fungi isolated from keratitis. Arch Ophthalmol. 2007 Jun; 125(6):789-93. PMID: 17562990.
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    172. Yoon MK, Schmidt G, Lietman T, McLeod SD. Inter- and intraobserver reliability of pupil diameter measurement during 24 hours using the Colvard pupillometer. J Refract Surg. 2007 Mar; 23(3):266-71. PMID: 17385292.
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    173. Mabey D, Bailey R, Solomon A, Burton M, Gilbert C, Foster A, Lietman T, West S. Targeted treatment of active trachoma. JAMA. 2007 Feb 14; 297(6):588; author reply 589-90. PMID: 17299193.
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    174. Lee S, Alemayehu W, Melese M, Lakew T, Lee D, Yi E, Cevallos V, Donnellan C, Zhou Z, Chidambaram JD, Gaynor BD, Whitcher JP, Lietman T. Chlamydia on children and flies after mass antibiotic treatment for trachoma. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2007 Jan; 76(1):129-31. PMID: 17255240.
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    175. Shapiro B, Dickersin K, Lietman T. Trachoma, antibiotics and randomised controlled trials. Br J Ophthalmol. 2006 Dec; 90(12):1443-4. PMID: 17114588; PMCID: PMC1857512.
    176. Zelefsky JR, Srinivasan M, Kundu A, Lietman T, Whitcher JP, Wang K, Buyse M, Cunningham ET. Hookworm infestation as a risk factor for Mooren's ulcer in South India. Ophthalmology. 2007 Mar; 114(3):450-3. PMID: 17123614.
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    177. Prabriputaloong T, Margolis TP, Lietman T, Wong IG, Mather R, Gritz DC. Atopic disease and herpes simplex eye disease: a population-based case-control study. Am J Ophthalmol. 2006 Nov; 142(5):745-9. PMID: 17056358.
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    178. Yang JL, Schachter J, Moncada J, Habte D, Zerihun M, House JI, Zhou Z, Hong KC, Maxey K, Gaynor BD, Lietman T. Comparison of an rRNA-based and DNA-based nucleic acid amplification test for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis in trachoma. Br J Ophthalmol. 2007 Mar; 91(3):293-5. PMID: 17050583; PMCID: PMC1857674.
    179. Srinivasan M, Zegans ME, Zelefsky JR, Kundu A, Lietman T, Whitcher JP, Cunningham ET. Clinical characteristics of Mooren's ulcer in South India. Br J Ophthalmol. 2007 May; 91(5):570-5. PMID: 17035269; PMCID: PMC1954782.
    180. Bernal MD, Acharya NR, Lietman T, Strauss EC, McLeod SD, Hwang DG. Outbreak of Fusarium keratitis in soft contact lens wearers in San Francisco. Arch Ophthalmol. 2006 Jul; 124(7):1051-3. PMID: 16769826.
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    181. Sakota V, Fry AM, Lietman T, Facklam RR, Li Z, Beall B. Genetically diverse group A streptococci from children in far-western Nepal share high genetic relatedness with isolates from other countries. J Clin Microbiol. 2006 Jun; 44(6):2160-6. PMID: 16757615; PMCID: PMC1489425.
    182. Gritz DC, Srinivasan M, Smith SD, Kim U, Lietman T, Wilkins JH, Priyadharshini B, Aravind S, Prajna NV, Smolin G, Thulasiraj RD, Selvaraj S, Whitcher JP. Antioxidants in prevention of cataracts in South India: methodology and baseline data*. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2006 Apr; 13(2):97-107. PMID: 16581613.
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    183. Gritz DC, Srinivasan M, Smith SD, Kim U, Lietman T, Wilkins JH, Priyadharshini B, John RK, Aravind S, Prajna NV, Duraisami Thulasiraj R, Whitcher JP. The Antioxidants in Prevention of Cataracts Study: effects of antioxidant supplements on cataract progression in South India. Br J Ophthalmol. 2006 Jul; 90(7):847-51. PMID: 16556618; PMCID: PMC1857154.
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    185. Acharya N, Lietman T, Cevallos V, Whitcher JP, Saidel M, Stone D, Duncan J, Margolis TP. Correlation between clinical suspicion and polymerase chain reaction verification of infectious vitritis. Am J Ophthalmol. 2006 Mar; 141(3):584-5. PMID: 16490520.
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    186. Lietman T, Neuwelt MD, Gandhi NG, Dalmon CA, Benitah N. Trachoma research: it takes more than a village. Lancet. 2006 Feb 04; 367(9508):395. PMID: 16458760.
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    187. Chidambaram JD, Lietman T. Trachoma. Br J Ophthalmol. 2005 Oct; 89(10):1232-3. PMID: 16170104; PMCID: PMC1772883.
    188. Gaynor BD, Chidambaram JD, Cevallos V, Miao Y, Miller K, Jha HC, Bhatta RC, Chaudhary JS, Osaki Holm S, Whitcher JP, Holbrook KA, Fry AM, Lietman T. Topical ocular antibiotics induce bacterial resistance at extraocular sites. Br J Ophthalmol. 2005 Sep; 89(9):1097-9. PMID: 16113356; PMCID: PMC1772818.
    189. Chidambaram JD, Lietman T. The order is rapidly fadin'. Br J Ophthalmol. 2005 Jul; 89(7):789-90. PMID: 15965148; PMCID: PMC1772708.
    190. Chidambaram JD, Lee DC, Porco TC, Lietman T. Mass antibiotics for trachoma and the Allee effect. Lancet Infect Dis. 2005 Apr; 5(4):194-6. PMID: 15792732.
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    191. Lee DC, Chidambaram JD, Porco TC, Lietman T. Seasonal effects in the elimination of trachoma. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2005 Apr; 72(4):468-70. PMID: 15827288.
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    192. Lietman T, Gaynor B, Porco T. Single-dose azithromycin for trachoma. N Engl J Med. 2005 Jan 27; 352(4):414-5; author reply 414-5. PMID: 15673809.
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    193. Chidambaram JD, Bird M, Schiedler V, Fry AM, Porco T, Bhatta RC, Jha H, Chaudary JS, Gaynor B, Yi E, Whitcher JP, Osaki-Holm S, Lietman T. Trachoma decline and widespread use of antimicrobial drugs. Emerg Infect Dis. 2004 Nov; 10(11):1895-9. PMID: 15550197; PMCID: PMC3329000.
    194. Chidambaram JD, Melese M, Alemayehu W, Yi E, Prabriputaloong T, Lee DC, Cevallos V, Zhou Z, Whitcher JP, Gaynor BD, Lietman T. Mass antibiotic treatment and community protection in trachoma control programs. Clin Infect Dis. 2004 Nov 01; 39(9):e95-7. PMID: 15494901.
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    195. Margolis TP, Lietman T, Strauss E. Infectious agents and ARMD: a connection? Am J Ophthalmol. 2004 Sep; 138(3):468-70. PMID: 15364231.
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    196. Melese M, Chidambaram JD, Alemayehu W, Lee DC, Yi EH, Cevallos V, Zhou Z, Donnellan C, Saidel M, Whitcher JP, Gaynor BD, Lietman T. Feasibility of eliminating ocular Chlamydia trachomatis with repeat mass antibiotic treatments. JAMA. 2004 Aug 11; 292(6):721-5. PMID: 15304470.
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    197. Miller K, Schmidt G, Melese M, Alemayehu W, Yi E, Cevallos V, Donnellan C, Olinger L, Fantaye D, Gaynor B, Whitcher JP, Lietman T. How reliable is the clinical exam in detecting ocular chlamydial infection? Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2004 Jul; 11(3):255-62. PMID: 15370556.
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    198. Miller K, Pakpour N, Yi E, Melese M, Alemayehu W, Bird M, Schmidt G, Cevallos V, Olinger L, Chidambaram J, Gaynor B, Whitcher J, Lietman T. Pesky trachoma suspect finally caught. Br J Ophthalmol. 2004 Jun; 88(6):750-1. PMID: 15148205; PMCID: PMC1772198.
    199. Varaprasathan G, Miller K, Lietman T, Whitcher JP, Cevallos V, Okumoto M, Margolis TP, Yinghui M, Cunningham ET. Trends in the etiology of infectious corneal ulcers at the F. I. Proctor Foundation. Cornea. 2004 May; 23(4):360-4. PMID: 15097130.
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    200. Zhang J, Lietman T, Olinger L, Miao Y, Stephens RS. Genetic diversity of Chlamydia trachomatis and the prevalence of trachoma. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2004 Mar; 23(3):217-20. PMID: 15014295.
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    201. Congdon NG, Friedman DS, Lietman T. Important causes of visual impairment in the world today. JAMA. 2003 Oct 15; 290(15):2057-60. PMID: 14559961.
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    202. Holm SO, Jha HC, Bhatta RC, Chaudhary JS, Thapa BB, Davis D, Pokhrel RP, Yinghui M, Zegans M, Schachter J, Frick KD, Tapert L, Lietman T. Comparison of two azithromycin distribution strategies for controlling trachoma in Nepal. Bull World Health Organ. 2001; 79(3):194-200. PMID: 11285662; PMCID: PMC2566365.
    203. Bailey R, Lietman T. The SAFE strategy for the elimination of trachoma by 2020: will it work? Bull World Health Organ. 2001; 79(3):233-6. PMID: 11285668; PMCID: PMC2566372.
    204. Frick KD, Lietman T, Holm SO, Jha HC, Chaudhary JS, Bhatta RC. Cost-effectiveness of trachoma control measures: comparing targeted household treatment and mass treatment of children. Bull World Health Organ. 2001; 79(3):201-7. PMID: 11285663; PMCID: PMC2566378.
    205. Melese M, Alemayehu W, Gaynor B, Yi E, Whitcher JP, Lietman T. What more is there to learn about trachoma? Br J Ophthalmol. 2003 May; 87(5):521-2. PMID: 12714381; PMCID: PMC1771650.
    206. Gaynor BD, Miao Y, Cevallos V, Jha H, Chaudary JS, Bhatta R, Osaki-Holm S, Yi E, Schachter J, Whitcher JP, Lietman T. Eliminating trachoma in areas with limited disease. Emerg Infect Dis. 2003 May; 9(5):596-8. PMID: 12737745; PMCID: PMC2972764.
    207. Bird M, Dawson CR, Schachter JS, Miao Y, Shama A, Osman A, Bassem A, Lietman T. Does the diagnosis of trachoma adequately identify ocular chlamydial infection in trachoma-endemic areas? J Infect Dis. 2003 May 15; 187(10):1669-73. PMID: 12721948.
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    208. Lietman T, Lee J, Costanza S. Those excrescences on Descemet's membrane. Br J Ophthalmol. 2003 Apr; 87(4):515-6. PMID: 12642334; PMCID: PMC1771580.
    209. Kuo IC, Cevallos V, Troyer R, Lietman T, McLeod SD. Efficacy of transport media use versus direct inoculation of blood agar plates in the microbiologic evaluation of experimental Streptococcus pneumoniae keratitis. Cornea. 2003 Apr; 22(3):249-53. PMID: 12658093.
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    210. Schiedler V, Bhatta RC, Miao Y, Bird M, Jha H, Chaudary JS, Fry AM, Lietman T. Pattern of antibiotic use in a trachoma-endemic region of Nepal: implications for mass azithromycin distribution. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2003 Feb; 10(1):31-6. PMID: 12607157.
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    211. Gaynor BD, Holbrook KA, Whitcher JP, Holm SO, Jha HC, Chaudhary JS, Bhatta RC, Lietman T. Community treatment with azithromycin for trachoma is not associated with antibiotic resistance in Streptococcus pneumoniae at 1 year. Br J Ophthalmol. 2003 Feb; 87(2):147-8. PMID: 12543738; PMCID: PMC1771508.
    212. Thein J, Zhao P, Liu H, Xu J, Jha H, Miao Y, Pizzarello L, Tapert L, Schachter J, Mabon M, Osaki-Holm S, Lietman T, Paxton A. Does clinical diagnosis indicate ocular chlamydial infection in areas with a low prevalence of trachoma? Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2002 Oct; 9(4):263-9. PMID: 12187424.
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    213. Jha H, Chaudary JS, Bhatta R, Miao Y, Osaki-Holm S, Gaynor B, Zegans M, Bird M, Yi E, Holbrook K, Whitcher JP, Lietman T. Disappearance of trachoma from Western Nepal. Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Sep 15; 35(6):765-8. PMID: 12203176.
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    214. Fry AM, Jha HC, Lietman T, Chaudhary JS, Bhatta RC, Elliott J, Hyde T, Schuchat A, Gaynor B, Dowell SF. Adverse and beneficial secondary effects of mass treatment with azithromycin to eliminate blindness due to trachoma in Nepal. Clin Infect Dis. 2002 Aug 15; 35(4):395-402. PMID: 12145722.
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    215. Liu H, Ou B, Paxton A, Zhao P, Xu J, Long D, Li Z, Yang J, Zhong L, Lietman T, Chen L, Pizzarello LD. Rapid assessment of trachoma in Hainan Province, China: validation of the new World Health Organization methodology. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2002 Apr; 9(2):97-104. PMID: 11821975.
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    216. Alrawi AM, Chern KC, Cevallos V, Lietman T, Whitcher JP, Margolis TP, Cunningham ET. Biotypes and serotypes of Haemophilus influenzae ocular isolates. Br J Ophthalmol. 2002 Mar; 86(3):276-7. PMID: 11864881; PMCID: PMC1771031.
    217. Bain DL, Lietman T, Rasmussen S, Kalman S, Fan J, Lammel C, Zhang JZ, Dawson CR, Schachter J, Stephens RS. Chlamydial genovar distribution after community wide antibiotic treatment. J Infect Dis. 2001 Dec 15; 184(12):1581-8. PMID: 11740734.
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    218. Lietman T. Trachoma control: the end of the beginning? Ophthalmology. 2001 Dec; 108(12):2163-4. PMID: 11733252.
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    219. Diamant J, Benis R, Schachter J, Moncada J, Pang F, Jha HC, Bhatta RC, Porco T, Lietman T. Pooling of Chlamydia laboratory tests to determine the prevalence of ocular Chlamydia trachomatis infection. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2001 Jul; 8(2-3):109-17. PMID: 11471080.
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    220. Naseri A, McLeod SD, Lietman T. Evaluating the human optical system: corneal topography and wavefront analysis. Ophthalmol Clin North Am. 2001 Jun; 14(2):269-73, vii. PMID: 11406422.
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    221. Lietman T, Fry A. Can we eliminate trachoma? Br J Ophthalmol. 2001 Apr; 85(4):385-7. PMID: 11264123; PMCID: PMC1723942.
    222. Cunningham ET, Lietman T, Whitcher JP. Blindness: a global priority for the twenty-first century. Bull World Health Organ. 2001; 79(3):180. PMID: 11285659; PMCID: PMC2566376.
    223. Zegans M, Lietman T. Bilateral simultaneous LASIK. Ophthalmology. 2000 Nov; 107(11):1961-2. PMID: 11054299.
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    224. Lietman T, Blower SM. Potential impact of tuberculosis vaccines as epidemic control agents. Clin Infect Dis. 2000 Jun; 30 Suppl 3:S316-22. PMID: 10875909.
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    225. Lietman T, Dawson CR, Osaki SY, Zegans ME. Clinically active trachoma versus actual Chlamydial infection. Med J Aust. 2000 Jan 17; 172(2):93-4. PMID: 10738486.
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    226. Chern KC, Shrestha SK, Cevallos V, Dhami HL, Tiwari P, Chern L, Whitcher JP, Lietman T. Alterations in the conjunctival bacterial flora following a single dose of azithromycin in a trachoma endemic area. Br J Ophthalmol. 1999 Dec; 83(12):1332-5. PMID: 10574809; PMCID: PMC1722897.
    227. Zegans ME, Srinivasan M, McHugh T, Whitcher JP, Margolis TP, Lietman T, Jennette JC, Cunningham ET. Mooren ulcer in South India: serology and clinical risk factors. Am J Ophthalmol. 1999 Aug; 128(2):205-10. PMID: 10458177.
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    228. Lietman T, Porco T, Dawson C, Blower S. Global elimination of trachoma: how frequently should we administer mass chemotherapy? Nat Med. 1999 May; 5(5):572-6. PMID: 10229236.
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    229. Lietman T, Eng J, Katz J, Quigley HA. Neural networks for visual field analysis: how do they compare with other algorithms? J Glaucoma. 1999 Feb; 8(1):77-80. PMID: 10084278.
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    230. Baral K, Osaki S, Shreshta B, Panta CR, Boulter A, Pang F, Cevallos V, Schachter J, Lietman T. Reliability of clinical diagnosis in identifying infectious trachoma in a low-prevalence area of Nepal. Bull World Health Organ. 1999; 77(6):461-6. PMID: 10427930; PMCID: PMC2557684.
    231. Lietman T, Dhital SP, Dean D. Conjunctival impression cytology for vitamin A deficiency in the presence of infectious trachoma. Br J Ophthalmol. 1998 Oct; 82(10):1139-42. PMID: 9924300; PMCID: PMC1722377.
    232. Lietman T, Brooks D, Moncada J, Schachter J, Dawson C, Dean D. Chronic follicular conjunctivitis associated with Chlamydia psittaci or Chlamydia pneumoniae. Clin Infect Dis. 1998 Jun; 26(6):1335-40. PMID: 9636859.
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