Taraprasad Das

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Affiliation: LV Prasad Eye Institute
Country: India

Publications

  1. pmc Case control analyses of acute endophthalmitis after cataract surgery in South India associated with technique, patient care, and socioeconomic status
    Taraprasad Das
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Center, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad 500034, India
    J Ophthalmol 2012:298459. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Current management strategies of acute post-operative endophthalmitis
    Taraprasad Das
    LV Prasad Eye Institute, LV Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, India
    Semin Ophthalmol 18:109-15. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Eales' disease: diagnosis and management
    T Das
    LV Prasad Eye Institute, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
    Eye (Lond) 24:472-82. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Does internal limiting membrane peeling in macular hole surgery improve reading vision?
    Taraprasad Das
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Center, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 51:251-4. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between clinical presentation and visual outcome in postoperative and posttraumatic endophthalmitis in south central India
    Taraprasad Das
    L V Prasad Eye Institute, L V Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad 500 034, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 53:5-16. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Intravitreal sodium fluorescein enhances visualization of clear vitreous during vitreous surgery for macular hole: a safety and efficacy study
    Taraprasad Das
    LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 32:55-7. 2004
  7. pmc Fluorescent amplified fragment length polymorphism (FAFLP) genotyping demonstrates the role of biofilm-producing methicillin-resistant periocular Staphylococcus epidermidis strains in postoperative endophthalmitis
    Prashanth Kenchappa
    Laboratory of Molecular and Cell Biology, Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnosits, Nacharam, Hyderabad 500 076, India
    BMC Ophthalmol 6:1. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Combination therapy of intravitreal triamcinolone and photodynamic therapy with verteporfin for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization
    Nazimul Hussain
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Center, Hyderabad, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 54:247-50. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Variants in the 10q26 gene cluster (LOC387715 and HTRA1) exhibit enhanced risk of age-related macular degeneration along with CFH in Indian patients
    Inderjeet Kaur
    Kallam Anji Reddy Molecular Genetics Laboratory, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Road No 2, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, India
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:1771-6. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint High-resolution genome profiling differentiated Staphylococcus epidermidis isolated from patients with ocular infections and normal individuals
    Aparna Duggirala
    L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:3239-45. 2007

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  1. pmc Case control analyses of acute endophthalmitis after cataract surgery in South India associated with technique, patient care, and socioeconomic status
    Taraprasad Das
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Center, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad 500034, India
    J Ophthalmol 2012:298459. 2012
    ..Conclusion. Ambulatory cataract surgery carried additional risk for post-operative infection in lower socioeconomic group. Improved health education could ensure greater safety...
  2. ncbi request reprint Current management strategies of acute post-operative endophthalmitis
    Taraprasad Das
    LV Prasad Eye Institute, LV Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, India
    Semin Ophthalmol 18:109-15. 2003
    ..The article is a synthesis of recent publications in the world literature. Finally the authors have suggested a management strategy for acute post-cataract acute bacterial endophthalmitis...
  3. doi request reprint Eales' disease: diagnosis and management
    T Das
    LV Prasad Eye Institute, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
    Eye (Lond) 24:472-82. 2010
    ..Treatment is usually corticosteroids in the inflammation stage and photocoagulation in the proliferative stage of the disease. Visual prognosis is good if treated early in the course of the disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Does internal limiting membrane peeling in macular hole surgery improve reading vision?
    Taraprasad Das
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Center, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 51:251-4. 2003
    ..To document the effect of internal limiting membrane (ILM) peeling in macular hole closure and reading vision...
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between clinical presentation and visual outcome in postoperative and posttraumatic endophthalmitis in south central India
    Taraprasad Das
    L V Prasad Eye Institute, L V Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad 500 034, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 53:5-16. 2005
    ..To determine risk factors for poor visual outcome in postoperative and posttraumatic endophthalmitis in a large referral center in south central India...
  6. ncbi request reprint Intravitreal sodium fluorescein enhances visualization of clear vitreous during vitreous surgery for macular hole: a safety and efficacy study
    Taraprasad Das
    LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 32:55-7. 2004
    ..To assess the safety and efficacy of sodium fluorescein (NaFl) as an aid for clear vitreous vitrectomy...
  7. pmc Fluorescent amplified fragment length polymorphism (FAFLP) genotyping demonstrates the role of biofilm-producing methicillin-resistant periocular Staphylococcus epidermidis strains in postoperative endophthalmitis
    Prashanth Kenchappa
    Laboratory of Molecular and Cell Biology, Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnosits, Nacharam, Hyderabad 500 076, India
    BMC Ophthalmol 6:1. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Combination therapy of intravitreal triamcinolone and photodynamic therapy with verteporfin for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization
    Nazimul Hussain
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Center, Hyderabad, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 54:247-50. 2006
    ..To evaluate the six months follow-up outcome of combined intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide (IVTA) and photodynamic therapy (PDT) for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization compared to PDT alone...
  9. doi request reprint Variants in the 10q26 gene cluster (LOC387715 and HTRA1) exhibit enhanced risk of age-related macular degeneration along with CFH in Indian patients
    Inderjeet Kaur
    Kallam Anji Reddy Molecular Genetics Laboratory, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Road No 2, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, India
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:1771-6. 2008
    ..The present study was undertaken to determine the involvement of the LOC387715 and HTRA1 in an AMD cohort from India...
  10. ncbi request reprint High-resolution genome profiling differentiated Staphylococcus epidermidis isolated from patients with ocular infections and normal individuals
    Aparna Duggirala
    L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:3239-45. 2007
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Burkholderia cepacia endophthalmitis: clinico-microbiologic profile and outcomes
    Virender Sachdeva
    Department of Retina and Vitreous Surgery, L V Prasad Eye Institute, GMR Varalakshmi Campus, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
    Retina 31:1801-5. 2011
    ..To report the clinical presentations, antibiotic sensitivities, and outcomes of Burkholderia cepacia endophthalmitis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Verteporfin therapy for neovascular age-related macular degeneration in Indian eyes
    Nazimul Hussain
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Centre, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
    Jpn J Ophthalmol 50:524-8. 2006
    ..To determine visual outcome after a 12-month follow-up period of verteporfin therapy for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization (CNV) secondary to age-related macular degeneration (AMD) in Indian patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide in the management of exogenous bacterial endophthalmitis
    Avinash Pathengay
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Centre, Hyderabad Eye Research Foundation, Prof Brien Holden Eye Research Center, L V Prasad Eye Institute, L V Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad 500 034, India
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:938-40. 2006
    ..To determine the effectiveness of intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide in the management of bacterial endophthalmitis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Microbiologic spectrum and susceptibility of isolates in scleral buckle infection in India
    Avinash Pathengay
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Center, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:663-4. 2004
    ..To present the microbial spectrum and susceptibility of isolates in scleral buckle infections in India...
  15. doi request reprint Enterobacter endophthalmitis: clinicomicrobiologic profile and outcomes
    Avinash Pathengay
    Department of Retina and Vitreous Surgery, L V Prasad Eye Institute, GMR Varalakshmi Campus, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
    Retina 32:558-62. 2012
    ..To report the clinical presentations, antibiotic sensitivities, management, and outcomes of Enterobacter endophthalmitis...
  16. doi request reprint Clinical and microbiologic review of culture-proven endophthalmitis caused by multidrug-resistant bacteria in patients seen at a tertiary eye care center in southern India
    Avinash Pathengay
    Retina Vitreous Services, L V Prasad Eye Institute, GMR Varalakshmi Campus, Vishakapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
    Retina 31:1806-11. 2011
    ..To determine the type of bacteria and the visual outcome of culture-proven multidrug-resistant bacterial endophthalmitis in patients at a tertiary eye care center in southern India...
  17. ncbi request reprint Analysis of CFH, TLR4, and APOE polymorphism in India suggests the Tyr402His variant of CFH to be a global marker for age-related macular degeneration
    Inderjeet Kaur
    Kallam Anji Reddy Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Hyderabad, India
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:3729-35. 2006
    ..To screen polymorphisms in complement factor-H (CFH), toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4), and APOE genes as potential risk factors for age-related macular degeneration (AMD) in Indian patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Persistent choroidal thickening despite photodynamic therapy for circumscribed choroidal hemangioma
    Nazimul Hussain
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Services, L V Prasad Eye Institute, L V Prasad Marg Banjara Hills, Hyderabad 500 034, India
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging 37:76-8. 2006
    ..The choroidal thickening on B-scan ultrasonography persisted after receiving repeat photodynamic therapy with verteporfin, although there was regression of the tumor...
  19. pmc Two years follow-up outcome of verteporfin therapy for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization in pathologic myopia in Indian eyes
    Nazimul Hussain
    LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 56:465-8. 2008
    ..Population surveys in southern India have shown prevalence of high myopia to be 4.32-4.54%. Photodynamic therapy (PDT) for choroidal neovascularization (CNV) caused by pathologic myopia is beneficial...
  20. doi request reprint Physicochemical properties and antibacterial activity of the precipitate of vancomycin and ceftazidime: implications in the management of endophthalmitis
    Biju Raju
    Kanuri Santhamma Vitreo Retina Services, Hyderabad Eye Research, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    Retina 28:320-5. 2008
    ..To study the physicochemical properties, bioavailability, and microbicidal activity of vancomycin and ceftazidime in the precipitate formed by the drugs in mixture...
  21. ncbi request reprint Optical coherence tomographic pattern of fluorescein angiographic leakage site in acute central serous chorioretinopathy
    Nazimul Hussain
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Centre, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Andhra Pradesh, India
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 34:137-40. 2006
    ..To study the optical coherence tomography (OCT) pattern of the fluorescein angiographic leakage in acute central serous chorioretinopathy (CSCR)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Retinal detachment in south India-presentation and treatment outcomes
    Subhadra Jalali
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Centre, LV Prasad Eye Institute, LV Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad 500 034, India
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 243:748-53. 2005
    ..This study reports the presentation and outcomes of 433 rhegmatogenous retinal detachments in South India...
  23. ncbi request reprint Transpupillary thermotherapy for chronic central serous chorioretinopathy
    Nazimul Hussain
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Centre, L V Prasad Eye Institute, L V Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, 500 034, India
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 244:1045-51. 2006
    ..To determine whether transpupillary thermotherapy (TTT) causes resolution of neurosensory detachment associated with chronic central serous chorioretinopathy (CSCR)...
  24. pmc Vancomycin-resistant Gram-positive bacterial endophthalmitis: epidemiology, treatment options, and outcomes
    Manav Khera
    LV Prasad Eye Institute, GMR Varalakshmi Campus, Visakhapatnam 530040, India
    J Ophthalmic Inflamm Infect 3:46. 2013
    ..Favorable outcome was defined as a best-corrected visual acuity of ≥20/200...
  25. ncbi request reprint Applicability of rapid antibiotic susceptibility testing in the management of bacterial endophthalmitis
    Rakesh Gupta
    Smt Santhamma Retina Vitreous Service, Brien Holden Eye Research Centre, Hyberabad Eye Research Foundation, L V Prasad Eye Institute, India
    Retina 24:391-8. 2004
    ..To compare the applicability of the Kirby-Bauer disk diffusion method (conventional method) and the rapid antibiotic susceptibility test (RAST) for susceptibility testing of bacteria in the management of bacterial endophthalmitis...
  26. ncbi request reprint Bilateral sequential photodynamic therapy for sub-retinal neovascularization with type 2A parafoveal telangiectasis
    Nazimul Hussain
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Centre, L V Prasad Eye Institute, L V Prasad Marg, Andhra Pradesh, India
    Am J Ophthalmol 140:333-5. 2005
    ..To report the results of repeated bilateral sequential photodynamic therapy (PDT) with verteporfin for sub-retinal neovascularization associated with parafoveal telengiectasia...
  27. pmc High-resolution genotyping of Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains linked to acute post cataract surgery endophthalmitis outbreaks in India
    Prashanth Kenchappa
    Pathogen Evolution Group, Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics CDFD, Nacharam, Hyderabad, India
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 4:19. 2005
    ..Investigation of two independent outbreaks of post cataract surgery endophthalmitis identified the reservoir of epidemic strains of P. aeruginosa...
  28. pmc Risk factors for diabetic retinopathy: Findings from The Andhra Pradesh Eye Disease Study
    Sannapaneni Krishnaiah
    International Centre for Advancement of Rural Eye Care, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    Clin Ophthalmol 1:475-82. 2007
    ..To assess prevalence, potential risk factors and population attributable risk percentage (PAR%) for diabetic retinopathy (DR) in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh...
  29. pmc Polymicrobial endophthalmitis: prevalence, causative organisms, and visual outcomes
    Animesh Jindal
    LV Prasad Eye Institute, GMRV Campus, Visakhapatnam, India
    J Ophthalmic Inflamm Infect 3:6. 2013
    ..The method used in this study is the non-comparative, consecutive case series using a retrospective analysis of patients diagnosed with polymicrobial endophthalmitis for the period 2000 to 2010...
  30. doi request reprint Spectral domain optical coherence tomography finding in posterior microphthalmos
    Mukesh Kumar
    L V Prasad Eye Institute, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
    Clin Exp Optom 95:651-2. 2012
    ..To the best of our knowledge this is the first such case report with optical coherence tomography imaging of the retinal layer involved in a case of posterior microphthalmos...
  31. doi request reprint Optic disc tuberculoma in a patient with miliary tuberculosis
    Tapas Ranjan Padhi
    Retina and Vitreous Service, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 19:67-8. 2011
    ..Oral prednisolone in tapering doses was added to the anti-tubercular therapy. The optic disc lesion regressed with residual scarring and vision became 20/30 at 7 months...
  32. ncbi request reprint Modified high-performance liquid chromatography technique for detection of vancomycin in human vitreous
    Biju Raju
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Center, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    Ophthalmic Res 36:55-61. 2004
    ..To standardize the technique and methodology for estimating the level of vancomycin in human vitreous using a modified high-performance liquid chromatographic method...
  33. ncbi request reprint Mitomycin-C-augmented trabeculectomy for neovascular glaucoma. A preliminary report
    Anil K Mandal
    VST Centre for Glaucoma Care, L V Prasad Eye Institute, L V Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad 500 034, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 50:287-93. 2002
    ..This study aimed to investigate the safety and efficacy of trabeculectomy with intraoperative mitomycin C (MMC) in the management of eyes with neovascular glaucoma (NVG)...
  34. doi request reprint Optic disc doubling
    Tapas Ranjan Padhi
    LV Prasad Eye Institute, Patia, Bhubaneswar, India
    J Neuroophthalmol 32:238-9. 2012
    ..We report a rare case of unilateral double optic discs with a single optic nerve in the left eye of a 41-year-old man, otherwise asymptomatic in the affected eye...
  35. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for age-related macular degeneration: findings from the Andhra Pradesh eye disease study in South India
    Sannapaneni Krishnaiah
    L V Prasad Eye Institute, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, India
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 46:4442-9. 2005
    ..To assess prevalence, potential risk factors, and population attributable risk percentage (PAR%) for age-related macular degeneration (AMD) in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh...
  36. ncbi request reprint Activity of newer fluoroquinolones against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria isolated from ocular infections: an in vitro comparison
    Aparna Duggirala
    Jhaveri Microbiology Centre, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 55:15-9. 2007
    ..To determine the antibacterial activity of newer fluoroquinolones and compare their activity between ciprofloxacin-susceptible and resistant bacterial isolates from patients with keratitis and endophthalmitis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Endophthalmitis patients seen in a tertiary eye care centre in Odisha: a clinico-microbiological analysis
    Savitri Sharma
    Ocular Microbiology Service, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Bhubaneswar, India
    Indian J Med Res 139:91-8. 2014
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy evaluation of a new ERG electrode (the LVP electrode) part II. Flash ERG pilot study
    L S Mohan Ram
    Smt Kannuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Center, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    Doc Ophthalmol 107:179-83. 2003
    ..There was a good correlation obtained between the DTL and LVP electrodes. The LVP electrode is safe, less expensive and has less movement of the fiber due to its rigidity...
  39. pmc DNA chip-assisted diagnosis of a previously unknown etiology of intermediate uveitis- Toxoplasma gondii
    Soumyava Basu
    Retina Vitreous Service, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 58:535-7. 2010
    ..They responded to the antitoxoplasma therapy with oral co-trimoxazole (and additional intravitreal clindamycin in patient 1), with no recurrence during follow-ups of 6 and 8 months, respectively...
  40. ncbi request reprint Osseous metaplasia in an epiretinal membrane in eales disease
    Vinay Shah
    Smt Kannuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Centre, Hyderabad, India
    Retina 22:641-3. 2002
  41. pmc Atypical features of nanophthalmic macula--a spectral domain OCT study
    Aparna Rao
    Head Glaucoma Services, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Patia, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
    BMC Ophthalmol 12:12. 2012
    ..To report atypical features on Spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) in a case of non-familial pure adult nanophthalmos...
  42. ncbi request reprint Low vision rehabilitation in patients with age-related macular degeneration at a tertiary eye care centre in southern India
    Sarfaraz A Khan
    Meera and LB Deshpande Centre for Sight Enhancement, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, India
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 30:404-10. 2002
    ..To evaluate the specific needs and types of low vision devices (LVDs) in patients with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) so as to use the residual vision effectively...
  43. ncbi request reprint Reliability of nested polymerase chain reaction in the diagnosis of bacterial endophthalmitis
    Savitri Sharma
    Jhaveri Microbiology Centre, Hyderabad Eye Research Foundation, L V Prasad Eye Institute, L V Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, India
    Am J Ophthalmol 133:142-4. 2002
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Verteporfin therapy for myopic choroidal neovascularisation in Indian eyes (one year results)
    Nazimul Hussain
    L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 52:227-31. 2004
    ..To investigate the 12 months' follow-up outcome of photodynamic therapy (PDT) with verteporfin for CNV in pathologic myopia in pigmented eyes of patients from the Indian subcontinent...
  45. ncbi request reprint Effect of vancomycin on Staphylococcus epidermidis adherence to poly(methyl methacrylate) intraocular lenses
    Taraprasad Das
    Smt Kanuri Santhama Retina Vitreous Service, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    J Cataract Refract Surg 28:703-8. 2002
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Simple and stable technique of vitreous tap
    Biju Raju
    Smt Kanuri Santhamma Retina Vitreous Center, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
    Retina 24:803-5. 2004
  47. doi request reprint Bilateral toxoplasma retinochoroiditis in a patient with chronic myeloid leukemia treated with imatinib mesylate
    Soumyava Basu
    LV Prasad Eye Institute, Bhubaneswar 751 024, India
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 18:64-5. 2010
    ..Imatinib therapy was continued. After 6 weeks of therapy, all retinal lesions regressed and vision improved to 20/30 and 20/40 in right and left eyes, respectively...