Janet S Sunness

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Retinal function and loss of autofluorescence in stargardt disease
    Janet S Sunness
    Richard E Hoover Rehabilitation Services for Low Vision and Blindness, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21204, USA
    Retina 28:794-800. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Retinotopic mapping of the visual cortex using functional magnetic resonance imaging in a patient with central scotomas from atrophic macular degeneration
    Janet S Sunness
    Lions Vision Center of the Wilmer Ophthalmologic Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Ophthalmology 111:1595-8. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Patterns of referral of retinal patients for low vision intervention in the anti-VEGF era
    Janet S Sunness
    Richard E Hoover Rehabilitation Services for Low Vision and Blindness, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21204, USA
    Retina 29:1036-9. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Enlargement of atrophy and visual acuity loss in the geographic atrophy form of age-related macular degeneration
    J S Sunness
    Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Lions Vision Research and Rehabilitation Center, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ophthalmology 106:1768-79. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint The natural history of geographic atrophy, the advanced atrophic form of age-related macular degeneration
    J S Sunness
    The Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Mol Vis 5:25. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Limited macular translocation for atrophic maculopathy
    Jeffrey D Benner
    550 N Broadway, Sixth Floor, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:586-91. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Persistent afterimages (palinopsia) and photophobia in a patient with a history of LSD use
    Janet S Sunness
    Wilmer Lions Vision Center, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Retina 24:805. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Designing clinical trials for age-related geographic atrophy of the macula: enrollment data from the geographic atrophy natural history study
    Janet S Sunness
    Richard E Hoover Rehabilitation Services for Low Vision and Blindness, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21204, USA
    Retina 27:204-10. 2007
  9. pmc Low luminance visual dysfunction as a predictor of subsequent visual acuity loss from geographic atrophy in age-related macular degeneration
    Janet S Sunness
    The Richard E Hoover Rehabilitation Services for Low Vision and Blindness, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21204, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:1480-8, 1488.e1-2. 2008
  10. pmc The long-term natural history of geographic atrophy from age-related macular degeneration: enlargement of atrophy and implications for interventional clinical trials
    Janet S Sunness
    Richard E Hoover Rehabilitation Services for Low Vision and Blindness, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21204, USA
    Ophthalmology 114:271-7. 2007

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Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Retinal function and loss of autofluorescence in stargardt disease
    Janet S Sunness
    Richard E Hoover Rehabilitation Services for Low Vision and Blindness, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21204, USA
    Retina 28:794-800. 2008
    ..To determine the relationship between reduced retinal autofluorescence and the dense scotomas in Stargardt disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint Retinotopic mapping of the visual cortex using functional magnetic resonance imaging in a patient with central scotomas from atrophic macular degeneration
    Janet S Sunness
    Lions Vision Center of the Wilmer Ophthalmologic Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Ophthalmology 111:1595-8. 2004
    ..To describe retinotopic mapping of the visual cortex when a central scotoma is present...
  3. doi request reprint Patterns of referral of retinal patients for low vision intervention in the anti-VEGF era
    Janet S Sunness
    Richard E Hoover Rehabilitation Services for Low Vision and Blindness, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21204, USA
    Retina 29:1036-9. 2009
    ..The goal of this study was to see how the availability of ranibizumab affected the referral patterns for low vision (LV) evaluation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Enlargement of atrophy and visual acuity loss in the geographic atrophy form of age-related macular degeneration
    J S Sunness
    Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Lions Vision Research and Rehabilitation Center, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ophthalmology 106:1768-79. 1999
    ..To describe the progression of geographic atrophy (GA) from age-related macular degeneration (AMD) with respect to visual acuity (VA) loss and enlargement of atrophy...
  5. ncbi request reprint The natural history of geographic atrophy, the advanced atrophic form of age-related macular degeneration
    J S Sunness
    The Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Mol Vis 5:25. 1999
    ..This article discusses the information known about age-related geographic atrophy at the present time...
  6. ncbi request reprint Limited macular translocation for atrophic maculopathy
    Jeffrey D Benner
    550 N Broadway, Sixth Floor, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:586-91. 2002
    ..To report visual improvement following bilateral limited macular translocation for a patient with atrophic macular disease, and to discuss issues related to the selection of potential candidates for this technique...
  7. ncbi request reprint Persistent afterimages (palinopsia) and photophobia in a patient with a history of LSD use
    Janet S Sunness
    Wilmer Lions Vision Center, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Retina 24:805. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Designing clinical trials for age-related geographic atrophy of the macula: enrollment data from the geographic atrophy natural history study
    Janet S Sunness
    Richard E Hoover Rehabilitation Services for Low Vision and Blindness, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21204, USA
    Retina 27:204-10. 2007
    ..To derive information from the Geographic Atrophy (GA) Natural History Study that is relevant to recruiting patients and designing clinical trials for GA...
  9. pmc Low luminance visual dysfunction as a predictor of subsequent visual acuity loss from geographic atrophy in age-related macular degeneration
    Janet S Sunness
    The Richard E Hoover Rehabilitation Services for Low Vision and Blindness, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21204, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:1480-8, 1488.e1-2. 2008
    ..To show that low luminance visual dysfunction is predictive of subsequent visual acuity (VA) loss in eyes with geographic atrophy (GA) resulting from age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  10. pmc The long-term natural history of geographic atrophy from age-related macular degeneration: enlargement of atrophy and implications for interventional clinical trials
    Janet S Sunness
    Richard E Hoover Rehabilitation Services for Low Vision and Blindness, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21204, USA
    Ophthalmology 114:271-7. 2007
    ..To report the enlargement rate of geographic atrophy (GA) over time, its relationship to size of atrophy at baseline and to prior enlargement rate, and the implications for designing future treatment trials for GA...
  11. ncbi request reprint Stargardt disease in a patient with retinoblastoma
    Eyal Margalit
    Wilmer Eye Institute, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 121:1643-6. 2003
  12. pmc Long-term follow-up of fixation patterns in eyes with central scotomas from geographic atrophy that is associated with age-related macular degeneration
    Janet S Sunness
    Greater Baltimore Medical Center, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21204, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 140:1085-93. 2005
    ..To study whether fixation patterns changed over time in patients with central scotomas from geographic atrophy from age-related macular degeneration...
  13. pmc Extreme hyperopia is the result of null mutations in MFRP, which encodes a Frizzled-related protein
    Olof H Sundin
    Laboratory of Developmental Genetics, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:9553-8. 2005
    ..MFRP appears primarily devoted to regulating axial length of the eye. It remains to be determined whether natural variation in its activity plays a role in common refractive errors...
  14. ncbi request reprint Quantifying changes in RPE and choroidal vasculature in eyes with age-related macular degeneration
    D Scott McLeod
    Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 9115, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 43:1986-93. 2002
    ..An image-analysis technique was developed to quantify changes in the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) and choriocapillaris in eyes of deceased donors with age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  15. doi request reprint Prevalence of cystoid macular edema and stability in oct retinal thickness in eyes with retinitis pigmentosa during a 48-week lutein trial
    Cheryl A Adackapara
    Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Retina 28:103-10. 2008
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  16. doi request reprint Improvement of visual acuity by refraction in a low-vision population
    Janet S Sunness
    Richard E Hoover Rehabilitation Services for Low Vision and Blindness, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21204, USA
    Ophthalmology 117:1442-6. 2010
    ..This retrospective study was carried out to determine how frequently and to what extent visual acuity is improved by refraction in a low-vision population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Red contact lenses for alleviation of photophobia in patients with cone disorders
    William L Park
    Lions Vision Research and Rehabilitation Center, Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 137:774-5. 2004
    ..To describe the use of red contact lenses to alleviate photophobia in patients with cone disorders...
  18. ncbi request reprint Issues in quantifying atrophic macular disease using retinal autofluorescence
    Janet S Sunness
    Richard E Hoover Rehabilitation Services for Low Vision and Blindness, The Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Maryland 21204, USA
    Retina 26:666-72. 2006
    ..To demonstrate the potential and limits of autofluorescence imaging in identifying and delineating areas of atrophy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of visual loss by scanning laser ophthalmoscope microperimetry in eyes with subfoveal choroidal neovascularization secondary to age-related macular degeneration
    Gildo Y Fujii
    Doheny Retina Institute, Doheny Eye Institute, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 136:1067-78. 2003
    ..To evaluate the effects of subfoveal choroidal neovascularization secondary to age-related macular degeneration on functional parameters obtained by scanning laser ophthalmoscope microperimetry...
  20. pmc Toll-like receptor 3 and geographic atrophy in age-related macular degeneration
    Zhenglin Yang
    Sichuan Academy of Medical Sciences and Sichuan Provincial People s Hospital, Chengdu, China
    N Engl J Med 359:1456-63. 2008
    ..Advanced age-related macular degeneration consists of geographic atrophy and choroidal neovascularization. The specific genetic variants that predispose patients to geographic atrophy are largely unknown...
  21. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic and therapeutic challenges
    Janet S Sunness
    Retina 24:957-61. 2004
  22. ncbi request reprint In vivo micropathology of Best macular dystrophy with optical coherence tomography
    Michael J Pianta
    Department of Ophthalmology, Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania, 51 N, 39th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Exp Eye Res 76:203-11. 2003
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  23. ncbi request reprint Electroretinographic abnormalities in parents of patients with Leber congenital amaurosis who have heterozygous GUCY2D mutations
    Robert K Koenekoop
    McGill Ocular Genetics Laboratory, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:1325-30. 2002
    ..In the future, LCA may become treatable by gene and/or pharmacological intervention, and these therapies will likely be gene specific, giving major significance to rapid gene identification and gene-phenotype studies...