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Steinle NC, Dhoot DS, Quezada Ruiz C, Castellarin AA, Pieramici DJ, See RF, Couvillion SC, Nasir MA, Avery RL.

Retina. 2016 Sep 27.

Visual and Anatomic Outcomes in Patients with Diabetic Macular Edema with Limited Initial Anatomic Response to Ranibizumab in RIDE and RISE.

Pieramici DJ, Wang PW, Ding B, Gune S.

Ophthalmology. 2016 Jun;123(6):1345-50. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2016.02.007. Epub 2016 Mar 15.

Re: Berg et al.: Comparison of ranibizumab and bevacizumab for neovascular age-related macular degeneration according to LUCAS treat-and-extend protocol (Ophthalmology 2015;122:146-52).

Avery RL.

Ophthalmology. 2016 Feb;123(2):e14-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2015.08.031.

Association of Baseline Visual Acuity and Retinal Thickness With 1-Year Efficacy of Aflibercept, Bevacizumab, and Ranibizumab for Diabetic Macular Edema.

Wells JA, Glassman AR, Jampol LM, Aiello LP, Antoszyk AN, Baker CW, Bressler NM, Browning DJ, Connor CG, Elman MJ, Ferris FL, Friedman SM, Melia M, Pieramici DJ, Sun JK, Beck RW; Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network.

JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016 Feb;134(2):127-34. doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.4599. Erratum in: JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016 Apr;134(4):469.

Comparison of Aflibercept, Bevacizumab, and Ranibizumab for Treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema: Extrapolation of Data to Clinical Practice.

Heier JS, Bressler NM, Avery RL, Bakri SJ, Boyer DS, Brown DM, Dugel PU, Freund KB, Glassman AR, Kim JE, Martin DF, Pollack JS, Regillo CD, Rosenfeld PJ, Schachat AP, Wells JA 3rd; American Society of Retina Specialists Anti-VEGF for Diabetic Macular Edema Comparative Effectiveness Panel.

JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016 Jan;134(1):95-9. doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.4110.

Systemic Safety of Prolonged Monthly Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Therapy for Diabetic Macular Edema: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

Avery RL, Gordon GM.

JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016 Jan;134(1):21-9. doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.4070. Review.

A novel eye drop application monitor to assess patient compliance with a prescribed regimen: a pilot study.

Eaton AM, Gordon GM, Konowal A, Allen A, Allen M, Sgarlata A, Gao G, Wafapoor H, Avery RL.

Eye (Lond). 2015 Oct;29(10):1383-91. doi: 10.1038/eye.2015.155. Epub 2015 Sep 11.

Outer retina reflectivity changes on sd-oct after intravitreal ocriplasmin for vitreomacular traction and macular hole.

Quezada-Ruiz C, Pieramici DJ, Nasir M, Rabena M, Steinle N, Castellarin AA, Dhoot D, Couvillion S, See RF, Avery RL. Retina. 2015 Jun;35(6):1144-50. doi: 10.1097/IAE.0000000000000544.

Demarcation laser photocoagulation induced retinal necrosis and rupture resulting in large retinal tear formation.

Quezada C, Pieramici DJ, Matsui R, Rabena M, Graue F.

Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther. 2015 Jun;12(2):314-6. doi: 10.1016/j.pdpdt.2015.02.006. Epub 2015 Mar 10.



Identification of a Novel Mucin Gene HCG22 Associated With Steroid-Induced Ocular Hypertension.

Jeong S, Patel N, Edlund CK, Hartiala J, Hazelett DJ, Itakura T, Wu PC, Avery RL, Davis JL, Flynn HW, Lalwani G, Puliafito CA, Wafapoor H, Hijikata M, Keicho N, Gao X, Argüeso P, Allayee H, Coetzee GA, Pletcher MT, Conti DV, Schwartz SG, Eaton AM, Fini ME.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2015 Apr;56(4):2737-48. doi: 10.1167/iovs.14-14803.

Residual edema evaluation with ranibizumab 0.5 mg and 2.0 mg formulations for diabetic macular edema (REEF study).

Dhoot DS, Pieramici DJ, Nasir M, Castellarin AA, Couvillion S, See RF, Steinle N, Bennett M, Rabena M, Avery RL.

Eye (Lond). 2015 Apr;29(4):534-41. doi: 10.1038/eye.2014.338. Epub 2015 Jan 30.

Aflibercept, bevacizumab, or ranibizumab for diabetic macular edema.

Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network, Wells JA, Glassman AR, Ayala AR, Jampol LM, Aiello LP, Antoszyk AN, Arnold-Bush B, Baker CW, Bressler NM, Browning DJ, Elman MJ, Ferris FL, Friedman SM, Melia M, Pieramici DJ, Sun JK, Beck RW.

N Engl J Med. 2015 Mar 26;372(13):1193-203. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1414264. Epub 2015 Feb 18.

Severe acute vision loss, dyschromatopsia, and changes in the ellipsoid zone on sd-oct associated with intravitreal ocriplasmin injection.

Quezada Ruiz C, Pieramici DJ, Nasir M, Rabena M, Avery RL.

Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2015 Spring;9(2):145-8. doi: 10.1097/ICB.0000000000000120.

Progression to macula-off tractional retinal detachment after a contralateral intraoperative intravitreal bevacizumab injection for proliferative diabetic retinopathy.

Zlotcavitch L, Flynn HW Jr, Avery RL, Rachitskaya A.

Clin Ophthalmol. 2015 Jan 6;9:69-71. doi: 10.2147/OPTH.S69466. eCollection 2015.

Intravitreal injection technique and monitoring: updated guidelines of an expert panel.

Avery RL, Bakri SJ, Blumenkranz MS, Brucker AJ, Cunningham ET Jr, DʼAmico DJ, Dugel PU, Flynn HW Jr, Freund KB, Haller JA, Jumper JM, Liebmann JM, McCannel CA, Mieler WF, Ta CN, Williams GA.

Retina. 2014 Dec;34 Suppl 12:S1-S18. doi: 10.1097/IAE.0000000000000399.

Systemic pharmacokinetics following intravitreal injections of ranibizumab, bevacizumab or aflibercept in patients with neovascular AMD.

Avery RL, Castellarin AA, Steinle NC, Dhoot DS, Pieramici DJ, See R, Couvillion S, Nasir MA, Rabena MD, Le K, Maia M, Visich JE.

Br J Ophthalmol. 2014 Dec;98(12):1636-41. doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2014-305252. Epub 2014 Jul 7.

Retinal infiltrates secondary to metastatic squamous cell carcinoma masquerading as infectious retinitis.

Singh RP, Steinle NC, Bedi R, Kaiser P, Lowder CY.

Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2014 Fall;8(4):333-5. doi: 10.1097/ICB.0000000000000062. Review.

What is the evidence for systemic effects of intravitreal anti-VEGF agents, and should we be concerned?

Avery RL.

Br J Ophthalmol. 2014 Jun;98 Suppl 1:i7-10. doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2013-303844. Epub 2013 Dec 10. Review.

Injection force comparison of the old and new dexamethasone implant insertion needles in porcine eyes and synthetic sclera.

Eaton AM, Gordon GM, Booth D, Wafapoor H, Avery RL.

Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2014 May-Jun;45(3):232-8. doi: 10.3928/23258160-20140430-01. Epub 2014 May 12.

High-powered laser pointer injury resulting in macular hole formation.

Dhoot DS, Xu D, Srivastava S.

J Pediatr. 2014 Mar;164(3):668.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2013.11.019. Epub 2013 Dec 24. No abstract available.

A phase ia dose-escalation study of the anti-factor D monoclonal antibody fragment FCFD4514S in patients with geographic atrophy.

Do DV, Pieramici DJ, van Lookeren Campagne M, Beres T, Friesenhahn M, Zhang Y, Strauss EC; Phase Ia Investigators.

Retina. 2014 Feb;34(2):313-20. doi: 10.1097/IAE.0b013e3182979ddd.

Multimodal imaging in persistent placoid maculopathy.

Gendy MG, Fawzi AA, Wendel RT, Pieramici DJ, Miller JA, Jampol LM.

JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014 Jan;132(1):38-49. doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2013.6310.

Assessment of novel guarded needle to increase patient comfort and decrease injection time during intravitreal injection.

Eaton AM, Gordon GM, Wafapoor H, Sgarlata A, Avery RL.

Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2013 Nov 1;44(6):561-8. doi: 10.3928/23258160-20131105-06.

Incidence of choroidal neovascularization in the fellow eye in the comparison of age-related macular degeneration treatments trials.

Maguire MG, Daniel E, Shah AR, Grunwald JE, Hagstrom SA, Avery RL, Huang J, Martin RW, Roth DB, Castellarin AA, Bakri SJ, Fine SL, Martin DF; Comparison of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Treatments Trials (CATT Research Group).

Ophthalmology. 2013 Oct;120(10):2035-41. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2013.03.017. Epub 2013 May 22.


Trans-tamponade optical coherence tomography: postoperative imaging in gas-filled eyes.

Ehlers JP, Yuan A, Kaiser PK, Dhoot D, Sears JE, Martin DF, Singh RP, Srivastava SK.

Retina. 2013 Jun;33(6):1172-8. doi: 10.1097/IAE.0b013e31827b6565.


Repositioning of glaucoma tubes into the pars plana for refractory malignant glaucoma: a case report.

Song J, Castellarin A, Song M, Song A.

J Med Case Rep. 2013 Apr 11;7:102. doi: 10.1186/1752-1947-7-102.


Rate of hypotony following 25-gauge pars plana vitrectomy.

Gupta N, Punjabi OS, Steinle NC, Singh RP.

Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2013 Mar-Apr;44(2):155-9. doi: 10.3928/23258160-20130215-01. Epub 2013 Feb 22.


Evaluation of choroidal thickness in retinitis pigmentosa using enhanced depth imaging optical coherence tomography.

Dhoot DS, Huo S, Yuan A, Xu D, Srivistava S, Ehlers JP, Traboulsi E, Kaiser PK.

Br J Ophthalmol. 2013 Jan;97(1):66-9. doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2012-301917. Epub 2012 Oct 23.


Baseline predictors for one-year visual outcomes with ranibizumab or bevacizumab for neovascular age-related macular degeneration.

Ying GS, Huang J, Maguire MG, Jaffe GJ, Grunwald JE, Toth C, Daniel E, Klein M, Pieramici D, Wells J, Martin DF; Comparison of Age-related Macular Degeneration Treatments Trials Research Group.

Ophthalmology. 2013 Jan;120(1):122-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2012.07.042. Epub 2012 Oct 6


A prospective pilot study comparing combined intravitreal ranibizumab and half-fluence photodynamic therapy with ranibizumab monotherapy in the treatment of neovascular age-related macular degeneration.

Williams PD, Callanan D, Solley W, Avery RL, Pieramici DJ, Aaberg T.

Clin Ophthalmol. 2012;6:1519-25. doi: 10.2147/OPTH.S31010. Epub 2012 Sep 17.

Ranibizumab for age-related macular degeneration.

Dhoot DS, Kaiser PK.

Expert Opin Biol Ther. 2012 Mar;12(3):371-81. doi: 10.1517/14712598.2012.660523. Epub 2012 Feb 6. Review.


Bevacizumab (Avastin) for retinopathy of prematurity: wrong dose, wrong drug, or both?

Avery RL.

J AAPOS. 2012 Feb;16(1):2-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jaapos.2011.11.002. Epub 2012 Jan 10. No abstract available.

Oral rifampin utilisation for the treatment of chronic multifocal central serous retinopathy.

Steinle NC, Gupta N, Yuan A, Singh RP.

Br J Ophthalmol. 2012 Jan;96(1):10-3. doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2011-300183. Epub 2011 Nov 3.


Pediatric infectious posterior uveitis.

Dhoot DS, Martin DF, Srivastava SK.

Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2011 Winter;51(1):113-28. doi: 10.1097/IIO.0b013e318200e0ed. Review. No abstract available.


Endophthalmitis in microincision vitrectomy: outcomes of gas-filled eyes.

Chiang A, Kaiser RS, Avery RL, Dugel PU, Eliott D, Shah SP, Heier J, Duker J, Hu AY, Schwartz SD, Scott IU, Pollack JS, Faia LJ, Williams GA.

Retina. 2011 Sep;31(8):1513-7. doi: 10.1097/IAE.0b013e3182209290.

Intravitreal ranibizumab for macular edema secondary to central retinal vein occlusion.

Risard SM, Pieramici DJ, Rabena MD, Basefsky JC, Avery RL, Castellarin AA, Nasir MA, See RF, Couvillion SS.

Retina. 2011 Jun;31(6):1060-7. doi: 10.1097/IAE.0b013e3181fbce76.

The plague and macular degeneration.

Avery RL.

Ophthalmology. 2010 Dec;117(12):2442. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2010.08.052. Epub 2010 Oct 8. No abstract available.

Descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty in eyes with previous trabeculectomy and tube shunt procedures: intraoperative and early postoperative complications.

Phillips PM, Terry MA, Shamie N, Chen ES, Hoar K, Dhoot D, Shah AK, Friend DJ, Rao NK, Davis-Boozer DD.

Cornea. 2010 May;29(5):534-40. doi: 10.1097/ICO.0b013e3181c11bf3.


Successful Treatment of Conjunctival Sarcoidosis with Local Cryotherapy.

Fraunfelder FW, Dhoot DS.

Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2010 Apr 2:1-4. doi: 10.3928/15428877-20100325-08. [Epub ahead of print]


Cystoid macular edema secondary to Paclitaxel (abraxane).

Risard SM, Pieramici DJ, Rabena MD.

Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2009 Fall;3(4):383-5. doi: 10.1097/ICB.0b013e318193492c.


Retinal neovascularization associated with a retinal arterial macroaneurysm.

Pieramici DJ, Risard SM, Rabena MD.

Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2009 Fall;3(4):415-8. doi: 10.1097/ICB.0b013e31818a46fd.

Extrapolating anti-vascular endothelial growth factor therapy into pediatric ophthalmology: promise and concern.

Avery RL.

J AAPOS. 2009 Aug;13(4):329-31. doi: 10.1016/j.jaapos.2009.06.003. No abstract available.

Endophthalmitis after anti-VEGF injections.

Klein KS, Walsh MK, Hassan TS, Halperin LS, Castellarin AA, Roth D, Driscoll S, Prenner JL.

Ophthalmology. 2009 Jun;116(6):1225.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2009.02.031. No abstract available.


Optic nerve enhancement in Coats disease with secondary glaucoma.

Dhoot DS, Weissman JL, Landon RE, Evans M, Stout JT.

J AAPOS. 2009 Jun;13(3):301-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jaapos.2009.01.010.


Diffuse neonatal hemangiomatosis presenting as bilateral iris hemangiomas in an infant.

Couvillion SS, Wykoff CC, Tutiven JL, Schaefer AM, Murray TG.

Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2009 Summer;3(3):279-82. doi: 10.1097/ICB.0b013e3181737767.


Intraocular cryptococcoma.

Wykoff CC, Albini TA, Couvillion SS, Dubovy SR, Davis JL.

Arch Ophthalmol. 2009 May;127(5):700-2. doi: 10.1001/archophthalmol.2008.620. No abstract available.


Spectral domain optical coherence tomography for proliferative diabetic retinopathy with subhyaloid hemorrhage.

Punjabi OS, Flynn HW Jr, Knighton RW, Gregori G, Couvillion SS, Lalwani GL, Puliafito CA.

Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2008 Nov-Dec;39(6):494-6.


Ranibizumab for the treatment of macular edema associated with perfused central retinal vein occlusions.

Pieramici DJ, Rabena M, Castellarin AA, Nasir M, See R, Norton T, Sanchez A, Risard S, Avery RL.

Ophthalmology. 2008 Oct;115(10):e47-54. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2008.06.021.

Anti-VEGF therapy: comparison of current and future agents.

Pieramici DJ, Rabena MD.

Eye (Lond). 2008 Oct;22(10):1330-6. doi: 10.1038/eye.2008.88. Epub 2008 May 23.

Diagnostic and therapeutic challenges.

Murakami Y, Kusaka S, Oshima Y, Tano Y, Avery RL, Pieramici DJ, Arevalo JF.

Retina. 2008 Oct;28(9):1357-60. doi: 10.1097/IAE.0b013e318181b923. No abstract available.

Diagnostic and therapeutic challenges.

Rahimi M, Moinfar N, See RF, Diddie KR, Rezaei KA, Mudvari S, De Bustros S.

Retina. 2008 Jun;28(6):904-7. doi: 10.1097/IAE.0b013e318174ea71. No abstract available.



Successful use of mitomycin C to prevent recurrence of the cystic component of an optic nerve sheath meningioma.

Dhoot DS, Shults WT, Ng JD.

Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 May-Jun;24(3):235-6. doi: 10.1097/IOP.0b013e3181706d39.


Promoter polymorphism of the erythropoietin gene in severe diabetic eye and kidney complications.

Tong Z, Yang Z, Patel S, Chen H, Gibbs D, Yang X, Hau VS, Kaminoh Y, Harmon J, Pearson E, Buehler J, Chen Y, Yu B, Tinkham NH, Zabriskie NA, Zeng J, Luo L, Sun JK, Prakash M, Hamam RN, Tonna S, Constantine R, Ronquillo CC, Sadda S, Avery RL, Brand JM, London N, Anduze AL, King GL, Bernstein PS, Watkins S; Genetics of Diabetes and Diabetic Complication Study Group, Jorde LB, Li DY, Aiello LP, Pollak MR, Zhang K.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 May 13;105(19):6998-7003. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0800454105. Epub 2008 May 5.


Retinal imaging with adaptive optics scanning laser ophthalmoscopy in unexplained central ring scotoma.

Joeres S, Jones SM, Chen DC, Silva D, Olivier S, Fawzi A, Castellarin A, Sadda SR.

Arch Ophthalmol. 2008 Apr;126(4):543-7. doi: 10.1001/archophthalmol.2007.33.


Tractional retinal detachment following intravitreal bevacizumab (Avastin) in patients with severe proliferative diabetic retinopathy.

Arevalo JF, Maia M, Flynn HW Jr, Saravia M, Avery RL, Wu L, Eid Farah M, Pieramici DJ, Berrocal MH, Sanchez JG.

Br J Ophthalmol. 2008 Feb;92(2):213-6. Epub 2007 Oct 26.

Orbitotemporal neurofibromatosis: classification and treatment.

Erb MH, Uzcategui N, See RF, Burnstine MA.

Orbit. 2007 Dec;26(4):223-8. Review.


New treatments for age-related macular degeneration.

Avery RL.

Lancet. 2007 Oct 27;370(9597):1479-80; author reply 1480. No abstract available.

A phase II randomized clinical trial of intravitreal bevacizumab for diabetic macular edema.

Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network, Scott IU, Edwards AR, Beck RW, Bressler NM, Chan CK, Elman MJ, Friedman SM, Greven CM, Maturi RK, Pieramici DJ, Shami M, Singerman LJ, Stockdale CR.

Ophthalmology. 2007 Oct;114(10):1860-7. Epub 2007 Aug 15.

Non-contiguous recurrence or secondary choroidal melanoma following plaque radiotherapy.

Maia M, Pieramici DJ, Au Eong KG, Schachat AP, Rodrigues EB, Green WR.

Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2007 Sep-Oct;35(7):657-60.


Identification of ganglion cell neurites in human subretinal and epiretinal membranes.

Lewis GP, Betts KE, Sethi CS, Charteris DG, Lesnik-Oberstein SY, Avery RL, Fisher SK.

Br J Ophthalmol. 2007 Sep;91(9):1234-8. Epub 2006 Nov 15.

Open globe management.

Castellarin AA, Pieramici DJ.

Compr Ophthalmol Update. 2007 May-Jun;8(3):111-24. Review.




Intravitreal bevacizumab (Avastin) in the treatment of macular edema secondary to branch retinal vein occlusion.

Rabena MD, Pieramici DJ, Castellarin AA, Nasir MA, Avery RL.

Retina. 2007 Apr-May;27(4):419-25.

Early opacification and subsequent clearing of a MemoryLens intraocular lens.

Dhoot DS, Flaxel CJ.

J Cataract Refract Surg. 2007 Apr;33(4):743-5.


Diagnostic and therapeutic challenges.

Huang C, Park S, Castellarin AA, Pieramici DJ, Cunningham ET Jr.

Retina. 2007 Mar;27(3):385-90. No abstract available.


Relationship between optical coherence tomography-measured central retinal thickness and visual acuity in diabetic macular edema.

Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network, Browning DJ, Glassman AR, Aiello LP, Beck RW, Brown DM, Fong DS, Bressler NM, Danis RP, Kinyoun JL, Nguyen QD, Bhavsar AR, Gottlieb J, Pieramici DJ, Rauser ME, Apte RS, Lim JI, Miskala PH.

Ophthalmology. 2007 Mar;114(3):525-36. Epub 2006 Nov 21.


Extracellular carbonic anhydrase mediates hemorrhagic retinal and cerebral vascular permeability through prekallikrein activation.

Gao BB, Clermont A, Rook S, Fonda SJ, Srinivasan VJ, Wojtkowski M, Fujimoto JG, Avery RL, Arrigg PG, Bursell SE, Aiello LP, Feener EP.

Nat Med. 2007 Feb;13(2):181-8. Epub 2007 Jan 28.


Ranibizumab: treatment in patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration.

Pieramici DJ, Avery RL.

Expert Opin Biol Ther. 2006 Nov;6(11):1237-45. Review.

Intravitreal bevacizumab (Avastin) in the treatment of proliferative diabetic retinopathy.

Avery RL, Pearlman J, Pieramici DJ, Rabena MD, Castellarin AA, Nasir MA, Giust MJ, Wendel R, Patel A.

Ophthalmology. 2006 Oct;113(10):1695.e1-15.

Case of anterior uveitis after intravitreal injection of bevacizumab.

Pieramici DJ, Avery RL, Castellarin AA, Nasir MA, Rabena M.

Retina. 2006 Sep;26(7):841-2. No abstract available.

Evaluation of the effect on outcomes of the route of administration of corticosteroids in acute Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease.

Read RW, Yu F, Accorinti M, Bodaghi B, Chee SP, Fardeau C, Goto H, Holland GN, Kawashima H, Kojima E, Lehoang P, Lemaitre C, Okada AA, Pivetti-Pezzi P, Secchi A, See RF, Tabbara KF, Usui M, Rao NA.

Am J Ophthalmol. 2006 Jul;142(1):119-24.


Occult with no classic subfoveal choroidal neovascular lesions in age-related macular degeneration: clinically relevant natural history information in larger lesions with good vision from the Verteporfin in Photodynamic Therapy (VIP) Trial: VIP Report No. 4.

Pieramici DJ, Bressler SB, Koester JM, Bressler NM.

Arch Ophthalmol. 2006 May;124(5):660-4.

Electrophysiologic and retinal penetration studies following intravitreal injection of bevacizumab (Avastin).

Shahar J, Avery RL, Heilweil G, Barak A, Zemel E, Lewis GP, Johnson PT, Fisher SK, Perlman I, Loewenstein A.

Retina. 2006 Mar;26(3):262-9.

Intravitreal bevacizumab (Avastin) for neovascular age-related macular degeneration.

Avery RL, Pieramici DJ, Rabena MD, Castellarin AA, Nasir MA, Giust MJ.

Ophthalmology. 2006 Mar;113(3):363-372.e5. Epub 2006 Feb 3.

Regression of retinal and iris neovascularization after intravitreal bevacizumab (Avastin) treatment.

Avery RL.

Retina. 2006 Mar;26(3):352-4. No abstract available.

Unilateral clinical anophthalmia with optic nerve hypoplasia in the fellow eye.

Ceyhan D, See RF, Schnall BM.

J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2006 Mar-Apr;43(2):116-8.


Ab interno trabeculectomy: development of a novel device (Trabectome) and surgery for open-angle glaucoma.

Francis BA, See RF, Rao NA, Minckler DS, Baerveldt G.

J Glaucoma. 2006 Feb;15(1):68-73.


Laser treatment of Coats’ disease.

Couvillion SS, Margolis R, Mavrofjides E, Hess D, Murray TG.

J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2005 Nov-Dec;42(6):367-8.


Evaluation of subconjunctival triamcinolone for nonnecrotizing anterior scleritis.

Albini TA, Zamir E, Read RW, Smith RE, See RF, Rao NA.

Ophthalmology. 2005 Oct;112(10):1814-20.


Outcomes of surgery for idiopathic macular hole: a case-control study comparing silicone oil with gas tamponade.

Couvillion SS, Smiddy WE, Flynn HW Jr, Eifrig CW, Gregori G.

Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2005 Sep-Oct;36(5):365-71


A prospective, open-label, dose-escalating study of low molecular weight heparin during repeat vitrectomy for PVR and severe diabetic retinopathy.

Lane RG, Jumper JM, Nasir MA, MacCumber MW, McCuen BW 2nd.

Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2005 Jul;243(7):701-5. Epub 2005 Mar 3.


Initial evaluation of subcutaneous daclizumab treatments for noninfectious uveitis: a multicenter noncomparative interventional case series.

Nussenblatt RB, Peterson JS, Foster CS, Rao NA, See RF, Letko E, Buggage RR.

Ophthalmology. 2005 May;112(5):764-70.


Diagnostic and therapeutic challenges.

McDonald HR, Goldstein M, Loewenstein A, Pieramici DJ, Khawly JA.

Retina. 2005 Apr-May;25(3):355-9; discussion 359-60. No abstract available.




Anterior segment complications following periocular and intraocular injections.

Castellarin A, Pieramici DJ.

Ophthalmol Clin North Am. 2004 Dec;17(4):583-90, vii. Review.

Changes in lesion size after submacular surgery for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization in the submacular surgery trials pilot study.

Sadda SR, Pieramici DJ, Marsh MJ, Bressler NM, Bressler SB; Submacular Surgery Trials Pilot Study Investigators.

Retina. 2004 Dec;24(6):888-99.


HLA-DRB1 and -DQB1 alleles in mestizo patients with Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada’s disease in Southern California.

Levinson RD, See RF, Rajalingam R, Reed EF, Park MS, Rao NA, Holland GN.

Hum Immunol. 2004 Dec;65(12):1477-82.


Progression of familial exudative vitreoretinopathy after laser treatment.

Margolis R, Couvillion SS, Mavrofrides EC, Hess D, Murray TG.

Arch Ophthalmol. 2004 Nov;122(11):1717-9. No abstract available.


Human leukocyte antigen A29 subtypes associated with birdshot retinochoroidopathy.

Levinson RD, Rajalingam R, Park MS, Reed EF, Gjertson DW, Kappel PJ, See RF, Rao NA, Holland GN.

Am J Ophthalmol. 2004 Oct;138(4):631-4.


Macular translocation in patients with recurrent subfoveal choroidal neovascularization after laser photocoagulation for nonsubfoveal choroidal neovascularization.

Ng EW, Fujii GY, Au Eong KG, Reynolds SM, Melia BM, Kouzis AC, Humayun MS, de Juan E Jr, Pieramici DJ.

Ophthalmology. 2004 Oct;111(10):1889-93.


The efficacy of delayed oxygen therapy in the treatment of experimental retinal detachment.

Lewis GP, Talaga KC, Linberg KA, Avery RL, Fisher SK.

Am J Ophthalmol. 2004 Jun;137(6):1085-95.

Surgical technique: use of quilting sutures in ophthalmic plastic surgery.

Naugle TC Jr, Lee WW, Couvillion S.

Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2004 May;20(3):237-9. No abstract available.


Review: orbital amyloidosis.

Taban M, Piva A, See RF, Sadun AA, Quiros PA.

Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2004 Mar;20(2):162-5. Review. No abstract available.


Natural history of minimally classic subfoveal choroidal neovascular lesions in the treatment of age-related macular degeneration with photodynamic therapy (TAP) investigation: outcomes potentially relevant to management–TAP report No. 6.

Bressler SB, Pieramici DJ, Koester JM, Bressler NM.

Arch Ophthalmol. 2004 Mar;122(3):325-9.




Retinal pigment epithelial abnormalities after internal limiting membrane peeling guided by indocyanine green staining.

Maia M, Haller JA, Pieramici DJ, Margalit E, de Juan E Jr, Farah ME, Lakhanpal RR, Au Eong KG, Guven D, Humayun MS.

Retina. 2004 Feb;24(1):157-60. No abstract available. .


Iatrogenic open globe eye injury following sinus surgery.

Castellarin A, Lipskey S, Sternberg P Jr.

Am J Ophthalmol. 2004 Jan;137(1):175-6.


Frontal air bags and eye injury patterns in automobile crashes.

Pieramici DJ, Kuhn F.

Arch Ophthalmol. 2003 Dec;121(12):1807-8; author reply 1808. No abstract available.


A phase III, multicenter, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial of topical aminocaproic acid (Caprogel) in the management of traumatic hyphema.

Pieramici DJ, Goldberg MF, Melia M, Fekrat S, Bradford CA, Faulkner A, Juzych M, Parker JS, McLeod SD, Rosen R, Santander SH.

Ophthalmology. 2003 Nov;110(11):2106-12.


Bilateral neuroretinopathy with multiple retinal arterial aneurysms.

See RF, Humayun M, Rao NA.

Arch Ophthalmol. 2003 Aug;121(8):1206-7. No abstract available.


Conjunctival ulcers in Behçet’s disease.

Zamir E, Bodaghi B, Tugal-Tutkun I, See RF, Charlotte F, Wang RC, Wechsler B, LeHoang P, Anteby I, Rao NA.

Ophthalmology. 2003 Jun;110(6):1137-41.


Angiographic characteristics in patients undergoing macular translocation for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization secondary to age-related macular degeneration.

Kent DL, Fujii GY, Pieramici DJ, Reynolds SM, Melia M, Rossi JV, Humayun MS, Caffey S, De Juan E.

Retina. 2003 Apr;23(2):152-8.


The prognostic significance of a system for classifying mechanical injuries of the eye (globe) in open-globe injuries.

Pieramici DJ, Au Eong KG, Sternberg P Jr, Marsh MJ.

J Trauma. 2003 Apr;54(4):750-4.


Ultrastructural analysis of hydraulic and abrasive retinal pigment epithelial cell debridements.

Leonard DS, Sugino IK, Zhang XG, Ninomiya Y, Yagi F, Tsukahara I, Castellarin A, Zarbin MA.

Exp Eye Res. 2003 Apr;76(4):473-91.


Cytomegalovirus retinitis in the era of combined highly active antiretroviral therapy.

See RF, Rao NA.

Ophthalmol Clin North Am. 2002 Dec;15(4):529-36, viii. Review.


Lymphoepithelial carcinoma of the lacrimal gland.

Rao NA, Kaiser E, Quiros PA, Sadun AA, See RF.

Arch Ophthalmol. 2002 Dec;120(12):1745-8. No abstract available.

Initial experience using the transconjunctival sutureless vitrectomy system for vitreoretinal surgery.

Fujii GY, De Juan E Jr, Humayun MS, Chang TS, Pieramici DJ, Barnes A, Kent D.

Ophthalmology. 2002 Oct;109(10):1814-20.


A new 25-gauge instrument system for transconjunctival sutureless vitrectomy surgery.

Fujii GY, De Juan E Jr, Humayun MS, Pieramici DJ, Chang TS, Awh C, Ng E, Barnes A, Wu SL, Sommerville DN.

Ophthalmology. 2002 Oct;109(10):1807-12; discussion 1813. Erratum in: Ophthalmology. 2003 Jan;110(1):9..


Patient selection for macular translocation surgery using the scanning laser ophthalmoscope.

Fujii GY, de Juan E Jr, Sunness J, Humayun MS, Pieramici DJ, Chang TS.

Ophthalmology. 2002 Sep;109(9):1737-44.


Update of ocular manifestations in sarcoidosis.

Usui Y, Kaiser ED, See RF, Rao NA, Sharma OP.

Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis. 2002 Oct;19(3):167-75. Review.


Squamous cell carcinoma of the limbus extending into the anterior segment.

Zamir E, Smith RE, See RF, Yiu SC, Burnstine M, Rao NA.

Arch Ophthalmol. 2002 Aug;120(8):1106-7. No abstract available.


Inferior limited macular translocation for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization secondary to age-related macular degeneration: 1-year visual outcome and recurrence report.

Fujii GY, de Juan E Jr, Pieramici DJ, Humayun MS, Phillips S, Reynolds SM, Melia M, Schachat AP.

Am J Ophthalmol. 2002 Jul;134(1):69-74.


Evaluation of patients with ocular trauma.

Harlan JB Jr, Pieramici DJ.

Ophthalmol Clin North Am. 2002 Jun;15(2):153-61. Review.


Vitreoretinal trauma.

Pieramici DJ.

Ophthalmol Clin North Am. 2002 Jun;15(2):225-34, vii. Review.

Airbags and eye injuries: epidemiology, spectrum of injury, and analysis of risk factors.

Pearlman JA, Au Eong KG, Kuhn F, Pieramici DJ.

Surv Ophthalmol. 2001 Nov-Dec;46(3):234-42. Review.


Choroidal neovascularization associated with aplasia of the optic nerve.

Pieramici DJ, Gonzalez C, Raja SC.

Am J Ophthalmol. 2001 Sep;132(3):439-40.


Limited inferior macular translocation for the treatment of subfoveal choroidal neovascularization secondary to age-related macular degeneration.

Pieramici DJ, de Juna E Jr.

Am J Ophthalmol. 2001 Jul;132(1):139-40. No abstract available.




Bilateral retinal hemorrhages in a preterm infant with retinopathy of prematurity immediately following cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Polito A, Au Eong KG, Repka MX, Pieramici DJ.

Arch Ophthalmol. 2001 Jun;119(6):913-4. No abstract available.


Transient formed visual hallucinations following macular translocation for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization secondary to age-related macular degeneration.

Au Eong KG, Fujii GY, Ng EW, Humayun MS, Pieramici DJ, de Juan E Jr.

Am J Ophthalmol. 2001 May;131(5):664-6.


Open globe injuries in children: a retrospective analysis.

Farr AK, Hairston RJ, Humayun MU, Marsh MJ, Pieramici DJ, MacCumber MW, de Juan E Jr.

J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2001 Mar-Apr;38(2):72-7.


Limited macular translocation for the management of subfoveal retinal pigment epithelial loss after submacular surgery.

Fujii GY, de Juan E, Thomas MA, Pieramici DJ, Humayun MS, Au Eong KG.

Am J Ophthalmol. 2001 Feb;131(2):272-5.


Macular translocation: unifying concepts, terminology, and classification.

Au Eong KG, Pieramici DJ, Fujii GY, Ng EW, Humayun MS, Maia M, Harlan JB Jr, Schachat AP, Beatty S, Toth CA, Thomas MA, Lewis H, Eckardt C, Tano Y, de Juan E.

Am J Ophthalmol. 2001 Feb;131(2):244-53. Review.


Initial experience of inferior limited macular translocation for subfoveal choroidal neovascularization resulting from causes other than age-related macular degeneration.

Fujii GY, Humayun MS, Pieramici DJ, Schachat AP, Au Eong KG, de Juan E Jr.

Am J Ophthalmol. 2001 Jan;131(1):90-100.


Incidence and rate of disappearance of retinal hemorrhage in newborns.

Emerson MV, Pieramici DJ, Stoessel KM, Berreen JP, Gariano RF.

Ophthalmology. 2001 Jan;108(1):36-9.


Complications associated with limited macular translocation.

Fujii GY, Pieramici DJ, Humayun MS, Schachat AP, Reynolds SM, Melia M, De Juan E Jr.

Am J Ophthalmol. 2000 Dec;130(6):751-62.


Presumed choroidal–retinal arteriole anastamosis after penetrating ocular trauma.

Cooney MJ, Pieramici DJ.

Retina. 2000;20(5):552-4. No abstract available.


Limited inferior macular translocation for the treatment of subfoveal choroidal neovascularization secondary to age-related macular degeneration.

Pieramici DJ, De Juan E Jr, Fujii GY, Reynolds SM, Melia M, Humayun MS, Schachat AP, Hartranft CD.

Am J Ophthalmol. 2000 Oct;130(4):419-28.


Computed tomography in the diagnosis and prognosis of open-globe injuries.

Joseph DP, Pieramici DJ, Beauchamp NJ Jr.

Ophthalmology. 2000 Oct;107(10):1899-906.


Clear corneal cataract wound dehiscence during pneumatic retinopexy.

Jun AS, Pieramici DJ, Bridges WZ.

Arch Ophthalmol. 2000 Jun;118(6):847-8. No abstract available.


Augmentation of filtering blebs with perfluoropropane gas bubble.

Luttrull JK, Avery RL.

Ophthalmology. 2000 Feb;107(2):223-4; author reply 225. No abstract available.

Initial experience with pneumatically stented baerveldt implant modified for pars plana insertion for complicated glaucoma.

Luttrull JK, Avery RL, Baerveldt G, Easley KA.

Ophthalmology. 2000 Jan;107(1):143-9; discussion 149-50.

Primary intraocular lens implantation for lens trauma.

Pieramici DJ.

Ophthalmology. 1999 Apr;106(4):643-4. No abstract available.


Peripheral transscleral retinal diode laser for rubeosis iridis.

Luttrull JK, Avery RL.

Retina. 1998;18(4):389. No abstract available.

Age-related macular degeneration and risk factors for the development of choroidal neovascularization in the fellow eye.

Pieramici DJ, Bressler SB.

Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 1998 Jun;9(3):38-46. Review.


Optic nerve avulsion from a diving injury.

Fard AK, Merbs SL, Pieramici DJ.

Am J Ophthalmol. 1997 Oct;124(4):562-4.


Eye injuries caused by bungee cords.

Cooney MJ, Pieramici DJ.

Ophthalmology. 1997 Oct;104(10):1644-7.


A system for classifying mechanical injuries of the eye (globe). The Ocular Trauma Classification Group.

Pieramici DJ, Sternberg P Jr, Aaberg TM Sr, Bridges WZ Jr, Capone A Jr, Cardillo JA, de Juan E Jr, Kuhn F, Meredith TA, Mieler WF, Olsen TW, Rubsamen P, Stout T.

Am J Ophthalmol. 1997 Jun;123(6):820-31.


Quantitative measurement of the effects of caffeine and propranolol on surgeon hand tremor.

Humayun MU, Rader RS, Pieramici DJ, Awh CC, de Juan E Jr.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1997 Mar;115(3):371-4.


Natural history of subfoveal subretinal hemorrhage in age-related macular degeneration.

Avery RL, Fekrat S, Hawkins BS, Bressler NM.

Retina. 1996;16(3):183-9.


A comparative study of Hardy-Rand-Rittler and Ishihara colour plates for the diagnosis of nonglaucomatous optic neuropathy.

Aroichane M, Pieramici DJ, Miller NR, Vitale S.

Can J Ophthalmol. 1996 Dec;31(7):350-5.


Open-globe injury. Update on types of injuries and visual results.

Pieramici DJ, MacCumber MW, Humayun MU, Marsh MJ, de Juan E Jr.

Ophthalmology. 1996 Nov;103(11):1798-803.


Lens preservation after intraocular foreign body injuries.

Pieramici DJ, Capone A Jr, Rubsamen PE, Roseman RL.

Ophthalmology. 1996 Oct;103(10):1563-7.


Pars plana implant and vitrectomy for treatment of neovascular glaucoma.

Luttrull JK, Avery RL.

Retina. 1995;15(5):379-87.


Vascular endothelial growth factor/vascular permeability factor expression in a mouse model of retinal neovascularization.

Pierce EA, Avery RL, Foley ED, Aiello LP, Smith LE.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1995 Jan 31;92(3):905-9.


Vascular endothelial growth factor in ocular fluid of patients with diabetic retinopathy and other retinal disorders.

Aiello LP, Avery RL, Arrigg PG, Keyt BA, Jampel HD, Shah ST, Pasquale LR, Thieme H, Iwamoto MA, Park JE, et al.

N Engl J Med. 1994 Dec 1;331(22):1480-7.


Choroidal neovascularization in black patients.

Pieramici DJ, Bressler NM, Bressler SB, Schachat AP.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1994 Aug;112(8):1043-6.


Suture abscesses after penetrating keratoplasty.

Leahey AB, Avery RL, Gottsch JD, Mallette RA, Stark WJ.

Cornea. 1993 Nov;12(6):489-92.


Intraoperative fluorescein angioscopy in subretinal surgery.

Avery RL, Hickingbotham D, Jaffe G, de Juan E Jr.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1992 Nov;110(11):1518-9. No abstract available.

Systemic amiloride inhibits experimentally induced neovascularization.

Avery RL, Connor TB Jr, Farazdaghi M.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1990 Oct;108(10):1474-6.


Inhibition of retinal pigment epithelial cell attachment by a synthetic peptide derived from the cell-binding domain of fibronectin.

Avery RL, Glaser BM.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1986 Aug;104(8):1220-2.