Robert A Avery

Summary

Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prediction of Lyme meningitis in children from a Lyme disease-endemic region: a logistic-regression model using history, physical, and laboratory findings
    Robert A Avery
    Department of Pediatrics, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e1-7. 2006
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic utility of Borrelia burgdorferi cerebrospinal fluid polymerase chain reaction in children with Lyme meningitis
    Robert A Avery
    Department of Pediatrics, Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children and Nemours Children s Clinic Wilmington, DE 19899, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:705-8. 2005
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictive model for Lyme meningitis: a reply
    Robert A Avery
    Pediatrics 119:219-20. 2007

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Prediction of Lyme meningitis in children from a Lyme disease-endemic region: a logistic-regression model using history, physical, and laboratory findings
    Robert A Avery
    Department of Pediatrics, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e1-7. 2006
    ..No large studies have compared patients with LM to all patients presenting with AM and attempted to define a clinical prediction model...
  2. 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
    ....
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic utility of Borrelia burgdorferi cerebrospinal fluid polymerase chain reaction in children with Lyme meningitis
    Robert A Avery
    Department of Pediatrics, Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children and Nemours Children s Clinic Wilmington, DE 19899, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:705-8. 2005
    ..No studies have specifically examined the diagnostic utility of Lyme CSF-PCR in North American children with Lyme meningitis...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictive model for Lyme meningitis: a reply
    Robert A Avery
    Pediatrics 119:219-20. 2007