Robert A Avery

Summary

Affiliation: Children's National Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc CSF opening pressure in children with optic nerve head edema
    R A Avery
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Neurology 76:1658-61. 2011
  2. pmc Retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in children with optic pathway gliomas
    Robert A Avery
    Division of Ophthalmology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 151:542-9.e2. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Feasibility and comparison of visual acuity testing methods in children with neurofibromatosis type 1 and/or optic pathway gliomas
    Robert A Avery
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:1034-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Visual acuity in children with low grade gliomas of the visual pathway: implications for patient care and clinical research
    Robert A Avery
    Department of Neurology, Department of Pediatrics and Gilbert Neurofibromatosis Center, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Neurooncol 110:1-7. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Myopia associated with optic nerve gliomas in neurofibromatosis type 1
    Alejandra G de Alba Campomanes
    Division of Ophthalmology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J AAPOS 16:89-91. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Visual outcomes in children with neurofibromatosis type 1 and orbitotemporal plexiform neurofibromas
    Robert A Avery
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 155:1089-1094.e1. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Optic pathway gliomas
    Robert A Avery
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 31:269-78. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Vitamin B12 optic neuropathy in autism
    Stacy L Pineles
    Neuro Ophthalmology Service, Division of Neuro ophthalmology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e967-70. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Visual and systemic outcomes in pediatric ocular myasthenia gravis
    Stacy L Pineles
    Neuro Ophthalmology Service, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 150:453-459.e3. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Symptomatic increased intracranial pressure due to arachnoid cysts
    Sashank Prasad
    Neuro Ophthalmology Service, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 44:377-80. 2011

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc CSF opening pressure in children with optic nerve head edema
    R A Avery
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Neurology 76:1658-61. 2011
    ..This study describes the range of OP for children with ONHE and compared them to age-matched controls without ONHE...
  2. pmc Retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in children with optic pathway gliomas
    Robert A Avery
    Division of Ophthalmology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 151:542-9.e2. 2011
    ..To determine the relationship of high-contrast visual acuity (VA) and low-contrast letter acuity with retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) thickness in children with optic pathway gliomas...
  3. doi request reprint Feasibility and comparison of visual acuity testing methods in children with neurofibromatosis type 1 and/or optic pathway gliomas
    Robert A Avery
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:1034-8. 2013
    ..This study evaluated the success rate and comparability of two different VA testing methods in children with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) and/or optic pathway gliomas (OPGs)...
  4. doi request reprint Visual acuity in children with low grade gliomas of the visual pathway: implications for patient care and clinical research
    Robert A Avery
    Department of Neurology, Department of Pediatrics and Gilbert Neurofibromatosis Center, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Neurooncol 110:1-7. 2012
    ..This review describes the VA assessment in children with OPGs and proposes a standardized VA testing protocol for future pediatric OPG clinical treatment trials...
  5. doi request reprint Myopia associated with optic nerve gliomas in neurofibromatosis type 1
    Alejandra G de Alba Campomanes
    Division of Ophthalmology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J AAPOS 16:89-91. 2012
    ..To our knowledge, the association of myopia ipsilateral to the presence or growth of optic nerve gliomas has not been reported...
  6. doi request reprint Visual outcomes in children with neurofibromatosis type 1 and orbitotemporal plexiform neurofibromas
    Robert A Avery
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 155:1089-1094.e1. 2013
    ..To describe the visual outcomes and volumetric magnetic resonance imaging (3D MRI) in children with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) and orbitotemporal plexiform neurofibromas...
  7. doi request reprint Optic pathway gliomas
    Robert A Avery
    Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 31:269-78. 2011
    ..Childhood optic pathway gliomas (OPGs) are low-grade neoplasms intrinsic to the optic nerve, optic chiasm, tracts, and radiations. The management of OPGs is still a highly controversial topic among neuro-ophthalmologists...
  8. doi request reprint Vitamin B12 optic neuropathy in autism
    Stacy L Pineles
    Neuro Ophthalmology Service, Division of Neuro ophthalmology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e967-70. 2010
    ..Physicians must have a high index of suspicion when evaluating children with autism and visual loss to detect this rare cause of optic atrophy...
  9. doi request reprint Visual and systemic outcomes in pediatric ocular myasthenia gravis
    Stacy L Pineles
    Neuro Ophthalmology Service, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 150:453-459.e3. 2010
    ..To evaluate visual and systemic outcomes in pediatric patients with purely ocular myasthenia gravis (OMG) treated at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia...
  10. doi request reprint Symptomatic increased intracranial pressure due to arachnoid cysts
    Sashank Prasad
    Neuro Ophthalmology Service, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatr Neurol 44:377-80. 2011
    ..These cases illustrate the potential for arachnoid cysts to outstrip compensatory mechanisms and cause signs and symptoms requiring definitive surgical intervention...
  11. pmc Patient position during lumbar puncture has no meaningful effect on cerebrospinal fluid opening pressure in children
    Robert A Avery
    Division of Neurology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    J Child Neurol 25:616-9. 2010
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