M X Repka

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Involution of retinopathy of prematurity. Cryotherapy for Retinopathy of Prematurity Cooperative Group
    M X Repka
    Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 9028, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 118:645-9. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcome of eyes developing retinal detachment during the Early Treatment for Retinopathy of Prematurity Study (ETROP)
    Michael X Repka
    Wilmer Eye Institute, Wilmer 233, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287 9028, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:24-30. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Strabismus among aged Medicare beneficiaries: impact of health status and region
    Michael X Repka
    The Zanvyl Krieger Children s Eye Center, Wilmer Institute, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J AAPOS 17:391-4. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Strabismus among aged fee-for-service Medicare beneficiaries
    Michael X Repka
    The Zanvyl Krieger Children s Eye Center, Wilmer Institute, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 9028, USA
    J AAPOS 16:495-500. 2012
  5. pmc The prevalence of ocular structural disorders and nystagmus among preschool-aged children
    Michael X Repka
    Zanvyl Krieger Children s Eye Center and Adult Strabismus Service, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 9028, USA
    J AAPOS 16:182-4. 2012
  6. pmc Retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in amblyopic eyes
    Michael X Repka
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 142:247-51. 2006
  7. pmc The effect on refractive error of unilateral atropine as compared with patching for the treatment of amblyopia
    Michael X Repka
    Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J AAPOS 11:300-2. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Ophthalmological problems of the premature infant
    Michael X Repka
    Department of Ophthalmology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 9028, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 8:249-57. 2002
  9. pmc The effect of amblyopia therapy on ocular alignment
    Michael X Repka
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J AAPOS 9:542-5. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Outcome of eyes developing retinal detachment during the Early Treatment for Retinopathy of Prematurity study
    Michael X Repka
    Wilmer Eye Institute and Department of Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287 9028, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 129:1175-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications51

  1. ncbi request reprint Involution of retinopathy of prematurity. Cryotherapy for Retinopathy of Prematurity Cooperative Group
    M X Repka
    Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 9028, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 118:645-9. 2000
    ..To report the timing of involution of acute retinopathy of prematurity (ROP)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcome of eyes developing retinal detachment during the Early Treatment for Retinopathy of Prematurity Study (ETROP)
    Michael X Repka
    Wilmer Eye Institute, Wilmer 233, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287 9028, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:24-30. 2006
    ..At 9 months corrected age, retinal examinations were performed and visual acuities were assessed by masked testers using grating acuity...
  3. doi request reprint Strabismus among aged Medicare beneficiaries: impact of health status and region
    Michael X Repka
    The Zanvyl Krieger Children s Eye Center, Wilmer Institute, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J AAPOS 17:391-4. 2013
    ..To describe the effect of health status and geographic region of the United States on the prevalence of strabismus and strabismus surgery in the aged Medicare fee-for-service population...
  4. doi request reprint Strabismus among aged fee-for-service Medicare beneficiaries
    Michael X Repka
    The Zanvyl Krieger Children s Eye Center, Wilmer Institute, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 9028, USA
    J AAPOS 16:495-500. 2012
    ..To describe the prevalence of strabismus and strabismus surgery in the aged Medicare fee-for-service population...
  5. pmc The prevalence of ocular structural disorders and nystagmus among preschool-aged children
    Michael X Repka
    Zanvyl Krieger Children s Eye Center and Adult Strabismus Service, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 9028, USA
    J AAPOS 16:182-4. 2012
    ..To describe the prevalence of structural disorders of the eye and nystagmus in preschool-aged children...
  6. pmc Retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in amblyopic eyes
    Michael X Repka
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 142:247-51. 2006
    ..To compare the peripapillary retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) thickness of sound and amblyopic eyes...
  7. pmc The effect on refractive error of unilateral atropine as compared with patching for the treatment of amblyopia
    Michael X Repka
    Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J AAPOS 11:300-2. 2007
    ..06 D for the patients receiving only patching. Unilateral atropine applied to the sound eye compared with occlusion was not associated with any adverse effect on refractive error following up to 2 years of treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Ophthalmological problems of the premature infant
    Michael X Repka
    Department of Ophthalmology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 9028, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 8:249-57. 2002
    ..The later problem is largely associated with neonatal brain injury. Years later, these children may develop glaucoma and retinal detachments...
  9. pmc The effect of amblyopia therapy on ocular alignment
    Michael X Repka
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J AAPOS 9:542-5. 2005
    ..We sought to describe the change in ocular alignment at 2 years after treatment of amblyopia in children younger than 7 years of age at enrollment...
  10. doi request reprint Outcome of eyes developing retinal detachment during the Early Treatment for Retinopathy of Prematurity study
    Michael X Repka
    Wilmer Eye Institute and Department of Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287 9028, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 129:1175-9. 2011
    ..To describe the structural and visual outcomes at age 6 years of retinal detachment (RD) from retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) in the Early Treatment for Retinopathy of Prematurity (ETROP) study...
  11. doi request reprint Retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in amblyopic eyes
    Michael X Repka
    Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 148:143-7. 2009
    ..To compare the peripapillary retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) thickness of amblyopic and fellow eyes. We hypothesized that the RNFL of the amblyopic eye may be thinner...
  12. ncbi request reprint Randomized comparison of diode laser photocoagulation versus cryotherapy for threshold retinopathy of prematurity: seven-year outcome
    B Shalev
    The Zanvyl Kreiger Children's Eye Center, Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, and the Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287-9028, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 132:76-80. 2001
    ..Visual acuity and refractive error data suggest that laser photocoagulation may have an advantage over cryotherapy...
  13. ncbi request reprint The Amblyopia Treatment Index
    S R Cole
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J AAPOS 5:250-4. 2001
    ..81, and the 2-item social stigma subscale alpha was 0.84. CONCLUSIONS: The Amblyopia Treatment Index appears to be a useful instrument for assessing the impact of amblyopia treatment in 3- to 6-year-old children...
  14. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous regression of optic gliomas: thirteen cases documented by serial neuroimaging
    C F Parsa
    Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 119:516-29. 2001
    ..To demonstrate spontaneous regression of large, clinically symptomatic optic pathway gliomas in patients with and without neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF-1)...
  15. pmc Monocular oral reading performance after amblyopia treatment in children
    Michael X Repka
    Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 146:942-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate the monocular oral reading rate, accuracy, fluency, and comprehension in 10-year-old children previously treated for amblyopia...
  16. ncbi request reprint Proceedings of the Third International Symposium on Retinopathy of Prematurity: an update on ROP from the lab to the nursery (November 2003, Anaheim, California)
    Gerard A Lutty
    Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Mol Vis 12:532-80. 2006
    ..The meeting also suggested promising potential therapeutic interventions on the horizon for ROP...
  17. pmc Treatment of severe amblyopia with weekend atropine: results from 2 randomized clinical trials
    Michael X Repka
    Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J AAPOS 13:258-63. 2009
    ..To determine the effectiveness of weekend atropine for severe amblyopia from strabismus, anisometropia, or both combined among children 3 to 12 years of age...
  18. ncbi request reprint Amblyopia. Current clinical studies
    J M Holmes
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Ophthalmol Clin North Am 14:393-8. 2001
    ..These data may have a profound influence on our approach to treating this condition. This is indeed an exciting time to be taking care of children with amblyopia, as we anticipate the results of these studies...
  19. ncbi request reprint Childhood optic atrophy
    A V Mudgil
    The Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute at Johns Hopkins Hospital, Division of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 9028, USA
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 28:34-7. 2000
    ..To determine the causes, and relative incidence of the common causes, of optic nerve atrophy in children under 10 years old and to compare prevalent aetiologies with those given in previous studies...
  20. ncbi request reprint Treatment of childhood myopia with atropine eyedrops and bifocal spectacles
    M F Chiang
    The Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287-9028, USA
    Binocul Vis Strabismus Q 16:209-15. 2001
    ..For each of the treated groups, the mean rate of myopic progression was significantly less (P<0.05) than the mean annual rates of myopic progression published for the pediatric population...
  21. ncbi request reprint The treatment of amblyopia
    Jonathan M Holmes
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Strabismus 14:37-42. 2006
    ..Future studies are needed to investigate the best treatment strategies for residual amblyopia, whether weaning treatment is needed at the end of a course, and how compliance can be enhanced...
  22. pmc Prevalence of amblyopia and strabismus in white and African American children aged 6 through 71 months the Baltimore Pediatric Eye Disease Study
    David S Friedman
    Dana Center for Prevention Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21210, USA
    Ophthalmology 116:2128-34.e1-2. 2009
    ..To determine the age-specific prevalence of strabismus in white and African American children aged 6 through 71 months and of amblyopia in white and African American children aged 30 through 71 months...
  23. pmc Prevalence of refractive error among preschool children in an urban population: the Baltimore Pediatric Eye Disease Study
    Lydia Giordano
    Dana Center for Prevention Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21210, USA
    Ophthalmology 116:739-46, 746.e1-4. 2009
    ..To determine the age-specific prevalence of refractive errors in white and African-American preschool children...
  24. doi request reprint Macular retinal detachment in Hallermann-Streiff syndrome
    Rohit S Adyanthaya
    Zanvyl Krieger Children s Eye Center, The Wilmer Eye Institute, 600 N Wolfe St, Wilmer 233, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:271-3. 2008
  25. ncbi request reprint Ocular manifestations of ataxia-telangiectasia
    Arman K Farr
    Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 9028, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 134:891-6. 2002
    ..To report the manifestations of ataxia-telangiectasia (A-T) on the ocular sensory and motor systems...
  26. pmc A strabismus susceptibility locus on chromosome 7p
    Vaishali Parikh
    Departments of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Neuroscience, and Ophthalmology, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:12283-8. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that it will be possible to localize and ultimately identify strabismus susceptibility genes by linkage analysis and mutation screening of candidate genes...
  27. pmc Prevalence of decreased visual acuity among preschool-aged children in an American urban population: the Baltimore Pediatric Eye Disease Study, methods, and results
    David S Friedman
    Dana Center for Prevention Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21210, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:1786-95, 1795.e1-4. 2008
    ..To determine the age- and ethnicity-specific prevalence of decreased visual acuity (VA) in white and black preschool-aged children...
  28. pmc Lack of concordance between fixation preference and HOTV optotype visual acuity in preschool children: the Baltimore Pediatric Eye Disease Study
    David S Friedman
    Dana Center for Prevention Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21210, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:1796-9. 2008
    ..To compare the results of fixation preference testing and standardized visual acuity testing in white and black children aged 30 through 71 months...
  29. ncbi request reprint Arachnoid cyst resulting in sixth nerve palsy in a child
    Jonathan H Salvin
    Department of Ophthalmology, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, Washington, DC 20010 2970, USA
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 44:53-4. 2007
    ..Neurosurgical shunting followed by strabismus surgery relieved the abduction deficit and esotropia. An arachnoid cyst may be a rare cause of acquired sixth nerve palsy and strabismus in children...
  30. ncbi request reprint Traumatic optic neuropathy in children and adolescents
    Nitza Goldenberg-Cohen
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 9028, USA
    J AAPOS 8:20-7. 2004
    ..Retrospective review to describe the features and visual outcome of traumatic optic neuropathy (TON) in children and adolescents...
  31. ncbi request reprint Torsion in patients with superior oblique palsies: dynamic torsion during saccades and changes in Listing's plane
    Heimo Steffen
    Department of Neurology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 North Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 246:771-8. 2008
    ..The purpose was to assess intra- and post-saccadic torsion in superior oblique palsy (SOP) patients and the effect of surgery on torsion...
  32. pmc A randomized trial of atropine vs patching for treatment of moderate amblyopia: follow-up at age 10 years
    Michael X Repka
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1039-44. 2008
    ..To determine the visual acuity outcome at age 10 years for children younger than 7 years when enrolled in a treatment trial for moderate amblyopia...
  33. ncbi request reprint Acquired cyclic strabismus in an adult
    Abbas Bagheri
    Department of Ophthalmology, Labbafinejad Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 39:310-2. 2002
  34. pmc Eye drops and patches both in fact work for amblyopia
    Michael X Repka
    BMJ 324:1397. 2002
  35. pmc Treatment of bilateral refractive amblyopia in children three to less than 10 years of age
    David K Wallace
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, 15310 Amberly Drive, Suite 350, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 144:487-96. 2007
    ..To determine the amount and time course of binocular visual acuity improvement during treatment of bilateral refractive amblyopia in children three to less than 10 years of age...
  36. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of patching regimens for treatment of moderate amblyopia in children
    Michael X Repka
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 121:603-11. 2003
    ..To compare 2 hours vs 6 hours of daily patching as treatments for moderate amblyopia in children younger than 7 years...
  37. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in the treatment of amblyopia
    Graham E Quinn
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1800-2. 2004
  38. ncbi request reprint Two-year follow-up of a 6-month randomized trial of atropine vs patching for treatment of moderate amblyopia in children
    Michael X Repka
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 123:149-57. 2005
    ..To compare patching and atropine sulfate as treatments for moderate amblyopia in children 18 months after completion of a 6-month randomized trial...
  39. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of treatment of amblyopia in children aged 7 to 17 years
    Mitchell M Scheiman
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 123:437-47. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of treatment of amblyopia in children aged 7 to 17 years...
  40. ncbi request reprint A randomized pilot study of near activities versus non-near activities during patching therapy for amblyopia
    Jonathan M Holmes
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, 15310 Amberly Drive, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    J AAPOS 9:129-36. 2005
    ..A secondary aim was to obtain a preliminary estimate of the effect of near versus non-near activities on amblyopic eye visual acuity, when combined with 2 hours of daily patching...
  41. ncbi request reprint Impact of patching and atropine treatment on the child and family in the amblyopia treatment study
    Jonathan M Holmes
    Arch Ophthalmol 121:1625-32. 2003
    ..To assess the psychosocial impact on the child and family of patching and atropine as treatments for moderate amblyopia in children younger than 7 years...
  42. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of prescribed patching regimens for treatment of severe amblyopia in children
    Jonathan M Holmes
    Ophthalmology 110:2075-87. 2003
    ..To compare full-time patching (all hours or all but 1 hour per day) to 6 hours of patching per day, as prescribed treatments for severe amblyopia in children younger than 7 years...
  43. pmc Treatment of anisometropic amblyopia in children with refractive correction
    Susan A Cotter
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, 15310 Amberly Drive, Suite 350, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    Ophthalmology 113:895-903. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of refractive correction alone for the treatment of untreated anisometropic amblyopia in children 3 to <7 years old...
  44. pmc A randomized trial to evaluate 2 hours of daily patching for strabismic and anisometropic amblyopia in children
    David K Wallace
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, 15310 Amberly Drive, Suite 350, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    Ophthalmology 113:904-12. 2006
    ..To compare 2 hours of daily patching (combined with 1 hour of concurrent near visual activities) with a control group of spectacle wear alone (if needed) for treatment of moderate to severe amblyopia in children 3 to 7 years old...
  45. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of atropine regimens for treatment of moderate amblyopia in children
    Michael X Repka
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, 15310 Amberly Drive, Suite 350, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    Ophthalmology 111:2076-85. 2004
    ..To compare daily atropine to weekend atropine as prescribed treatments for moderate amblyopia in children younger than 7 years...
  46. pmc Stability of visual acuity improvement following discontinuation of amblyopia treatment in children aged 7 to 12 years
    Richard W Hertle
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, 15310 Amberly Drive, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:655-9. 2007
    ..To assess the stability of visual acuity improvement during the first year after cessation of amblyopia treatment other than spectacle wear in children aged 7 to 12 years...
  47. pmc Treatment of strabismic amblyopia with refractive correction
    Susan A Cotter
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, 15310 Amberly Drive, Suite 350, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 143:1060-3. 2007
    ..To report data on the response of previously untreated strabismic amblyopia to spectacle correction...
  48. ncbi request reprint Risk of amblyopia recurrence after cessation of treatment
    Jonathan M Holmes
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    J AAPOS 8:420-8. 2004
    ..Although amblyopia can be successfully treated with patching or atropine, there have been few prospective studies of amblyopia recurrence once treatment is discontinued...
  49. ncbi request reprint Grand rounds #68: a case of consecutive exotropia after recession of all four horizontal rectus muscles for the treatment of nystagmus
    Burton J Kushner
    Binocul Vis Strabismus Q 17:304-11. 2002
  50. ncbi request reprint How much amblyopia treatment is enough?
    Michael X Repka
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:990-1. 2008
  51. ncbi request reprint Association of Duane retraction syndrome and Brown syndrome
    Abbas Bagheri
    Department of Ophthalmology, Labbafinejad Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 42:235-7. 2005
    ..We report the unusual coexistence of these two eye movement abnormalities in a 5-year-old boy. Strabismus surgery for both conditions was required to improve the head posture...