Robert A Avery

Summary

Affiliation: Children's National Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. ncbi request reprint Handheld optical coherence tomography during sedation in young children with optic pathway gliomas
    Robert A Avery
    The Gilbert Family Neurofibromatosis Institute, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC2Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC3Department of Ophthalmology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC7
    JAMA Ophthalmol 132:265-71. 2014
  4. pmc Functional outcome measures for NF1-associated optic pathway glioma clinical trials
    Michael J Fisher
    From the Division of Oncology M J F, Neuroradiology Section, Department of Radiology L T B, and Neuro Ophthalmology Service G T L, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia Department of Pediatrics M J F and Departments of Neurology and Ophthalmology G T L, The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Departments of Neurology, Ophthalmology, and Pediatrics R A A, Gilbert Family Neurofibromatosis Institute, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC Departments of Pediatrics and Neurology J C A, NYU Cancer Institute, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY Children s Hospital at Westmead Clinical School S L A H, The University of Sydney, Australia Department of Neurology S L A H, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, Australia University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine L T B, Philadelphia Department of Neurology R E F, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust and Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London Department of Neurology D H G, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO Department of Pediatrics R L, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago R L Pediatric Oncology Branch S M, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD and Department of Neurology N J U, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Neurology 81:S15-24. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Marked recovery of vision in children with optic pathway gliomas treated with bevacizumab
    Robert A Avery
    Center for Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC2The Gilbert Family Neurofibromatosis Institute, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC3Division of Neurology, Children s National Medical Cente
    JAMA Ophthalmol 132:111-4. 2014
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint Handheld optical coherence tomography during sedation in young children with optic pathway gliomas
    Robert A Avery
    The Gilbert Family Neurofibromatosis Institute, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC2Department of Neurology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC3Department of Ophthalmology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC7
    JAMA Ophthalmol 132:265-71. 2014
    ..Optical coherence tomography (OCT) measures of retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) thickness have been proposed as a surrogate marker of vision but this technique is also limited by patient cooperation...
  4. pmc Functional outcome measures for NF1-associated optic pathway glioma clinical trials
    Michael J Fisher
    From the Division of Oncology M J F, Neuroradiology Section, Department of Radiology L T B, and Neuro Ophthalmology Service G T L, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia Department of Pediatrics M J F and Departments of Neurology and Ophthalmology G T L, The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Departments of Neurology, Ophthalmology, and Pediatrics R A A, Gilbert Family Neurofibromatosis Institute, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC Departments of Pediatrics and Neurology J C A, NYU Cancer Institute, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY Children s Hospital at Westmead Clinical School S L A H, The University of Sydney, Australia Department of Neurology S L A H, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, Australia University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine L T B, Philadelphia Department of Neurology R E F, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust and Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London Department of Neurology D H G, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO Department of Pediatrics R L, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University Ann and Robert H Lurie Children s Hospital of Chicago R L Pediatric Oncology Branch S M, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD and Department of Neurology N J U, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Neurology 81:S15-24. 2013
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  5. ncbi request reprint Marked recovery of vision in children with optic pathway gliomas treated with bevacizumab
    Robert A Avery
    Center for Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC2The Gilbert Family Neurofibromatosis Institute, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC3Division of Neurology, Children s National Medical Cente
    JAMA Ophthalmol 132:111-4. 2014
    ..Recent reports suggest a qualitative improvement in vision after bevacizumab-based treatment in children with OPGs...
  6. 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)...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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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