Ophthalmology And Visual Sciences

Keith D. Carter, MD

Portrait

Lillian C. O'Brien and Dr. C.S. O'Brien Chair in Ophthalmology
Department of Ophthalmology, Chairman and Head
Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Professor of Otolaryngology

Contact Information

Primary Office: 11136F  PFP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Primary Office Phone: 319-356-2867

Email: keith-carter@uiowa.edu

Education

BS, Pharmacy, Purdue University
MD, Medicine, Indiana University

Internship, Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, IN
Residency, Ophthalmology, W.K. Kellogg Eye Center
Fellowship, Oculoplastics and Orbital Surgery, Department of Ophthalmology University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Licensure and Certifications

State of Indiana Registered Pharmacist, Indiana Board of Pharmacy
State of Michigan Medical License, Michigan
ABO Certification, American Board of Ophthalmology
NBME Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners

All Publications

Perry C, Carter K, Allen R.  Horizontal Tarsal Transposition Flap and Lateral Canthal Fixation for Repair of Large, Central Lower Eyelid Defects.  ARVO Meeting Abstracts.  2013. 54(6):6373.
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Sobel R, Carter K, Allen R.  Periorbital edema: a puzzle no more?.  Curr Opin Ophthalmol.  2012 September. 23(5):405-414.
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Allen R, Zimmerman M, Watterberg E, Morrison L, Carter K.  Primary bilateral silicone frontalis suspension for good levator function ptosis in oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy.  Br J Ophthalmol.  2012 June. 96(6):841-845.
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Wise R, Lowe A, Call C, Carter K, Allen R.  Outcomes and Complications of Botulinum Toxin Type A Injections in the Therapeutic Treatment of Facial Movement Disorders: A Comprehensive Review at One Institution.  ARVO Meeting Abstracts.  2012. 53(6):1036.
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Sobel R, Carter K, Allen R.  The Differential Diagnosis and Classification of Periorbital Edema .  ARVO Meeting Abstracts.  2012. 53(6):1023.
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Watkins L, Carter K, Nerad J.  Ocular adnexal lymphoma of the extraocular muscles: case series from the University of Iowa and review of the literature.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2011 November. 27(6):471-176.
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Alsuhaibani A, Carter K, Policeni B, Nerad J.  Effect of orbital bony decompression for Graves' orbitopathy on the volume of extraocular muscles.  Br J Ophthalmol.  2011 September. 95(9):1255-1258.
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Alsuhaibani A, Carter K, Policeni B, Nerad J.  Orbital volume and eye position changes after balanced orbital decompression.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2011 May. 27(3):158-163.
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Alsuhaibani A, Carter K, Nerad J, Lee A.  Effect of optic nerve sheath fenestration on papilledema of the operated and the contralateral nonoperated eyes in idiopathic intracranial hypertension.  Ophthalmology.  2011 February. 118(2):412-4.
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Lee J, Carter K.  Chapter 6. Suture Materials and Needles.  American Academy of Ophthalmology.  2011. 

Hong E, Watterberg E, Morrison L, Carter K, Allen R.  Predictors for Lid Crease Formation After Frontalis Suspension Surgery for Myogenic Ptosis.  ARVO Meeting Abstracts.  2010. 51(5):1471.
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Rogers G, Oetting T, Lee A, Grignon C, Greenlee E, Johnson A, Beaver H, Carter K.  Impact of a structured surgical curriculum on ophthalmic resident cataract surgery complication rates..  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2009 November. 35(11):1956-1960.
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Lee A, Oetting T, Beaver H, Carter K, Task Force on the ACGME Competencies at the University of Iowa Department of Ophthalmology .  The ACGME Outcome Project in ophthalmology: practical recommendations for overcoming the barriers to local implementation of the national mandate.  Surv Ophthalmol.  2009 July. 54(4):507-517.
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Allen R, Jaramillo J, Black R, Sandoval D, Morrison L, Qualls C, Carter K, Nerad J.  Clinical characterization and blepharoptosis surgery outcomes in Hispanic New Mexicans with oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2009. 25(2):103-8.
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Nerad J, Carter K, Alford M.  Rapid Diagnosis in Ophthalmology.  Mosby Elsevier.  2009. 

Song A, Carter K, Syed A, Song J, Nerad J.  Sebaceous cell carcinoma of the ocular adnexa: clinical presentations, histopathology, and outcomes.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2008 May. 3:194-200.
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Song A, Carter K, Nerad J, Boldt C, Folk J.  Steroid-induced ptosis: case studies and histopathologic analysis.  Eye (Lond).  2008 April. 22(4):491-5.
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Lee A, Golnik K, Oetting T, Beaver H, Boldt H, Olson R, Greenlee E, Abramoff M, Johnson A, Carter K.  Re-engineering the resident applicant selection process in ophthalmology: a literature review and recommendations for improvement..  Surv Ophthalmol.  2008 March. 53(2):164-176.
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Alsuhaibani A, Carter K, Nerad J, Lee A.  Prostate carcinoma metastasis to extraocular muscles.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2008. 24(3):233-5.
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Lee A, Beaver H, Greenlee E, Oetting T, Boldt H, Olson R, Abramoff M, Carter K.  Teaching and assessing systems-based competency in ophthalmology residency training programs.  Surv Ophthalmol.  2007 November. 52(6):680-689.
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Lee A, Greenlee E, Oetting T, Beaver H, Johnson A, Boldt H, Abramoff M, Olson R, Carter K.  Assessing cataract surgical competency.  Ophthalmology.  2007 July. 7:1415-1416.
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Lee A, Greenlee E, Oetting T, Beaver H, Johnson A, Boldt H, Abramoff M, Olson R, Carter K.  The Iowa ophthalmology wet laboratory curriculum for teaching and assessing cataract surgical competency.  Ophthalmology.  2007 July. 114(7):e21-26.
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Lee A, Beaver H, Boldt H, Olson R, Oetting T, Abramoff M, Carter K.  Teaching and assessing professionalism in ophthalmology residency training programs..  Surv Ophthalmol.  2007 May. 52(3):300-314.
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Oetting T, Lee A, Beaver H, Johnson A, Boldt H, Olson R, Carter K.  Teaching and assessing surgical competency in ophthalmology training programs.  Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging.  2006 September. 37(5):384-393.
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Lee A, Carter K.  OCEX reliability.  Ophthalmology.  2006 April. 113(4):717.
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Lee A, Boldt H, Golnik K, Arnold A, Oetting T, Beaver H, Olson R, Zimmerman M, Carter K.  Structured journal club as a tool to teach and assess resident competence in practice-based learning and improvement.  Ophthalmology.  2006 March. 113(3):497-500.
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Song A, Carter K.  Bilateral traumatic globe subluxation.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2006. 22(2):136-7.
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Lee J, Carter K.  Chapter 6. Suture Materials and Needles.  American Academy of Ophthalmology.  2006. 

Lee A, Boldt H, Golnik K, Arnold A, Oetting T, Beaver H, Olson R, Carter K.  Using the Journal Club to teach and assess competence in practice-based learning and improvement: a literature review and recommendation for implementation..  Surv Ophthalmol.  2005 November. 50(6):542-548.
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Song A, Syed N, Kirby P, Carter K.  Giant cell angiofibroma of the ocular adnexae.  Arch Ophthalmol.  2005 October. 123(10):1438-1443.
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Golnik K, Lee A, Carter K.  Assessment of ophthalmology resident on-call performance.  Ophthalmology.  2005 July. 112(7):1242-1246.
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Holloman E, Carter K.  Modification of the Cutler-Beard procedure using donor achilles tendon for upper eyelid reconstruction.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2005 July. 21(4):267-70.
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Graham S, Carter K.  Response of visual loss in allergic fungal sinusitis to oral corticosteroids.  Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol.  2005 March. 114(3):247-9.
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Lee A, Carter K.  Managing the new mandate in resident education: a blueprint for translating a national mandate into local compliance.  Ophthalmology.  2004 October. 111(10):1807-12.
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Brown C, Graham S, Griffin M, Smith R, Carter K, Nerad J, Bauman N.  Pediatric medial subperiosteal orbital abscess: medical management where possible.  Am J Rhinol.  2004. 18(5):321-7.
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Graham S, Brown C, Carter K, Song A, Nerad J.  Medial and lateral orbital wall surgery for balanced decompression in thyroid eye disease.  Laryngoscope.  2003 July. 113(7):1206-9.
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Graham S, Carter K.  Major complications of endoscopic sinus surgery: a comment.  Br J Ophthalmol.  2003 March. 87(3):374.
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Thomas R, Graham S, Carter K, Nerad J.  Management of the orbital floor in silent sinus syndrome.  Am J Rhinol.  2003. 17(2):97-100.
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Graham S, Thomas R, Carter K, Nerad J.  The transcaruncular approach to the medial orbital wall.  Laryngoscope.  2002 June. 112(6):986-9.
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Patel A, Alford M, Carter K.  Persistent visual loss following retrobulbar hemorrhage.  Can J Ophthalmol.  2002 February. 37(1):34-36.
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Carter K, Alford M, Murphy M, Neff A.  Eyelids.  AMA Press.  2002. 

Alford M, Nerad J, Carter K.  Predictive value of the initial quantified relative afferent pupillary defect in 19 consecutive patients with traumatic optic neuropathy.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2001 September. 17(5):323-7.
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Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study Group .  Cause-specific mortality coding. methods in the collaborative ocular melanoma study coms report no. 14.  Control Clin Trials.  2001 June. 22(3):248-262.
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Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study Group .  Assessment of metastatic disease status at death in 435 patients with large choroidal melanoma in the Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study (COMS): COMS report no. 15..  Arch Ophthalmol.  2001 May. 119(5):670-676.
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Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study Group .  Collaborative ocular melanoma study (COMS) randomized trial of I-125 brachytherapy for medium choroidal melanoma. I. Visual acuity after 3 years COMS report no. 16.  Ophthalmology.  2001 February. 108(2):348-366.
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Graham S, Chee L, Alford M, Carter K.  New techniques for surgical decompression of thyroid-related orbitopathy.  Ann Acad Med Singapore.  1999 July. 28(4):494-7.
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Levin L, Beck R, Joseph M, Seiff S, Kraker R, International Optic Nerve Trauma Study Group , Carter K.  The treatment of traumatic optic neuropathy: the International Optic Nerve Trauma Study.  Ophthalmology.  1999 July. 106(7):1268-1277.
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Alford M, Carter K, Nerad J.  Prevention of lacrimal stent prolapse using a silicone sleeve..  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  1999 May. 15(3):227-228.
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Graham S, Carter K.  Combined-approach orbital decompression for thyroid-related orbitopathy.  Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci.  1999 April. 24(2):109-13.
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Carter K, Nerad J, Whitaker D.  Clinical factors influencing periocular surgical defects after Mohs micrographic surgery.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  1999 March. 15(2):83-91.
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Simpson J, Alford M, Carter K, Keech R.  Metastatic rhabdomyosarcoma presenting as an isolated lateral rectus restriction.  J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus.  1999 March. 36(2):90-91.
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Carter K, Graham S, Carpenter K.  Ophthalmic manifestations of allergic fungal sinusitis.  Am J Ophthalmol.  1999 February. 127(2):189-95.
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Neff A, Carter K.  Benign Eyelid Lesions.  Mosby International.  1999. 

Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study Group .  Histopathologic characteristics of uveal melanomas in eyes enucleated from the Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study. COMS report no. 6.  Am J Ophthalmol.  1998 June. 125(6):745-766.
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Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study Group .  The Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study (COMS) randomized trial of pre-enucleation radiation of large choroidal melanoma I: characteristics of patients enrolled and not enrolled. COMS report no. 9.  Am J Ophthalmol.  1998 June. 125(6):767-778.
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Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study Group .  The Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study (COMS) randomized trial of pre-enucleation radiation of large choroidal melanoma II: initial mortality findings. COMS report no. 10.  Am J Ophthalmol.  1998 June. 125(6):779-796.
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Carter K, Carter J.  Orbital Defect: Tissue-Integration Reconstruction.  Quintessence Publishing Co.  1998. 

Graham S, Carter K.  Combined endoscopic and subciliary orbital decompression for thyroid-related compressive optic neuropathy.  Rhinology.  1997 September. 35(3):103-7.
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Devaiah A, Hoffman H, Robinson R, Carter K.  Oral botryomycosis: a case report.  J Laryngol Otol.  1997 January. 111(1):77-79.
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Mulder N, Boldt H, Carter K, Folk J.  Side effects of subtenons triamcinolone injections for ocular inflammatory disease [ARVO abstract].  Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci.  1996. 37(3):2087.

Carter K.  Lid Retraction.  Williams & Wilkins.  1995. 

Carter K, Nerad J.  Primary Acquired Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction.  W B Saunders.  1995. 

Funk G, Hoffman H, Carter K.  Special considerations in the management of malignant skin lesions about the eye.  Otolaryngol Clin North Am.  1993 April. 26(2):215-30.
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Conlon M, Allen L, Smith K, Cadera W, Carter K, Nerad J.  An animal-model comparing silicone intubation of the lacerated canaliculus with and without mucosal anastomosis [ARVO abstract].  Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci.  1993. 33(4):1343.

Funk G, Hoffman H, Carter K.  Special Considerations in the Management of Malignant Skin Lesions About the Eye.  1993. 26(2):215-230.

Leatherbarrow B, Nerad J, Carter K, Pe'er J, Spencer J.  Phakomatous choristoma of the orbit: a case report.  Br J Ophthalmol.  1992 August. 76(8):507-8.
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Howard G, Nerad J, Carter K, Whitaker D.  Clinical characteristics associated with orbital invasion of cutaneous basal cell and squamous cell tumors of the eyelid.  Am J Ophthalmol.  1992 February 15. 113(2):123-33.
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Carter K, Howard G.  Chapter 11: Trauma.  Blackwell Scientific Publications.  1992. 

Carter K, Nerad J.  Free Skin Grafts in Periocular and Orbital Surgery.  Year Book Medical Pub.  1992. 

Nerad J, Carter K, Leatherbarrow B.  Management of aberrant reinnervation of the facial-nerve [ARVO abstract].  Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci.  1992. 33(4):1227.

Nerad J, Carter K.  Management of the Anophthalmic Socket.  American Academy of Ophthalmology.  1992. 

Engelken J, Yuh W, Carter K, Nerad J.  Optic nerve sarcoidosis: MR findings.  AJNR Am J Neuroradiol.  1992. 13(1):228-30.
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Brackup A, Nerad J, Carter K.  Orbital metastasis from a malignant melanoma arising in a giant congenital melanocytic nevus.  Orbit.  1992. 11(3):123-130.

Carter K, Nerad J.  Plain Roentgenogram Evaluation of Orbital Disease.  J.B. Lippincott Company.  1992. 

Carter K, Frueh B, Hessburg T, Musch D.  Long-term efficacy of orbital decompression for compressive optic neuropathy of Graves' eye disease.  Ophthalmology.  1991 September. 98(9):1435-42.
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Schwartz T, Carter K, Judisch G, Nerad J, Folberg R.  Congenital macronodular juvenile xanthogranuloma of the eyelid.  Ophthalmology.  1991 August. 98(8):1230-3.
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Nerad J, Carter K, LaVelle W, Fyler A, Brånemark P.  The osseointegration technique for the rehabilitation of the exenterated orbit.  Arch Ophthalmol.  1991 July. 109(7):1032-8.
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Munden P, Kardon R, Denison C, Carter K.  Palpebral fissure responses to topical adrenergic drugs.  Am J Ophthalmol.  1991 June 15. 111(6):706-10.
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Munden P, Carter K, Nerad J.  The oculocardiac reflex during enucleation.  Am J Ophthalmol.  1991 March. 111(3):378-379.
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Nerad J, Hurtig R, Carter K, Bulgarelli D, Yeager D.  A system for measurement of prosthetic eye movements using a magnetic search coil technique.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  1991. 7(1):31-40.
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Yuh W, Hanigan M, Nerad J, Ehrhardt J, Carter K, Kardon R, Shellock F.  Extrusion of eye socket magnetic implant after MR imaging: potential hazard to patient with eye prosthesis.  J Magn Reson Imaging.  1991. 1(6):711-3.
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Stair S, Carter K, Nerad J.  Idiopathic orbital myositis: a review of 62 cases [ARVO abstract].  Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci.  1991. 32(4):681.

Brackup A, Carter K, Nerad J, Folk J, Pulido J.  Long-term follow-up of severely injured eyes following globe rupture.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  1991. 7(3):194-7.
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Howard G, Nerad J, Carter K.  Superior ophthalmic vein enlargement and proptosis caused by middle cranial fossa lipoma.  Am J Ophthalmol.  1990 December. 110(6):705-706.
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Warren R, Nerad J, Carter K.  Punch biopsy technique for the ophthalmologist.  Arch Ophthalmol.  1990 June. 108(6):778-779.
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Green B, Kraft S, Carter K, Buncic J, Nerad J, Armstrong D.  Intraorbital wood. Detection by magnetic resonance imaging.  Ophthalmology.  1990 May. 97(5):608-11.
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Pulido J, Folberg R, Carter K, Coonan P.  Histoplasma capsulatum endophthalmitis after cataract extraction.  Ophthalmology.  1990 February. 97(2):217-20.
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Carter K.  Book review: Advances in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: The Anophthalmic Socket by: Stephen L. Bosiak and Bryon C. Smith.  American Journal of Ophthalmology .  1990. 112(1):106.

Munden P, Denison C, Kardon R, Carter K.  Palpebral fissure responses to topical adrenergic drugs [ARVO abstract 2541].  Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci.  1990. 31(4):517.

Carter K.  Book review: Ophthalmic Surgical Procedures by Peter S. Hersh.  Ophthalmic Surgical Procedures by Peter S. Hersh.  1989. 107(3):312.

Nerad J, Hurtig R, Carter K, Bulgarelli D, Yeager D.  Ocular prosthesis motility in the anophthalmic socket [ARVO abstract].  Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci.  1989. 30(4):378.

Nerad J, Carter K, Folberg R.  Simple dacryops.  Arch Ophthalmol.  1988 August. 106(8):1129.
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Nerad J, Carter K.  Book Review: Computed Tomography of the Temporal Bone and Orbit by Frans W. Zonneveld.  American Journal of Ophthalmology .  1988. 106:374.

Gum K, Carter K, Vine A.  Massive bilateral retinal vascular occlusion secondary to thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.  Retina.  1988. 8(3):185-7.
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Carter K, Nelson C, Martonyi C.  Size variation of the lacrimal punctum in adults.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  1988. 4(4):231-3.
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Carter K, Nerad J.  Fluctuating visual loss secondary to orbital emphysema.  Am J Ophthalmol.  1987 December. 104(6):664-665.
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Carter K, Morgan C, Otto M.  Neisseria mucosa endophthalmitis.  Am J Ophthalmol.  1987 December. 104(6):663-664.
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