Presentations - Hyderabad Eye Research Foundation - Research - L V Prasad Eye Institute

Publications: 2007 - 2008

1. Aggarwal E, Naik MN, Honavar SG. Effectiveness of the gold weight trial procedure in predicting the ideal weight for lid loading in facial palsy: A prospective study. Am J Ophthalmol 2007; 143: 1009-12

2. Cao Z, Saravanan C, Goldstein MH, Wu HK, Pasricha G, Sharma S, Panjwani N. Effect of human tears on Acanthamoeba–induced cytopathic effect. Arch Ophthalmol 2008; 126: 348-52

3. Chakrabarti S, Devi KR, Komatireddy S, Kaur K, Parikh RS, Mandal AK, Chandra Sekhar G, Thomas R.
Glaucoma-associated CYP1B1 mutations share similar haplotype backgrounds in POAG and PACG phenotypes. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2007; 48: 5439-44

4. Chalasani ML, Radha V, Gupta V, Agarwal N, Balasubramanian D, Swarup G. A glaucoma-associated mutant of optineurin selectively induces death of retinal ganglion cells which is inhibited by antioxidants. Invest
Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2007; 48: 1607-14

5. Chaurasia S, Das S, Ramamurthy B. Microbial keratitis in a case of lamellar ichthyosis. Int Ophthalmol, Epub Sept 2007

6. Cochereau I, Meddeb-Ouertani A, Khairallah M, Amraoui A, Zaghloul K, Pop M, Delval L, Pouliquen P,
Tandon R, Garg P, Goldschmidt P, Bourcier T. 3-day treatment with azithromycin 1.5% eye drops versus

7-day treatment with tobramycin 0.3% for purulent bacterial conjunctivitis: multicentre, randomized and controlled trial in adults and children. Br J Ophthalmol 2007; 91: 465-9

7. Das S, Whiting M, Taylor HR. Corneal wound dehiscence after penetrating keratoplasty. Cornea 2007; 26: 526-9

8. Das S, Constantinou M, Ong T, Taylor HR. Microbial Keratitis following corneal transplantation. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 2007; 35: 427-31

9. Das S, Sheorey H, Taylor HR, Vajpayee RB. Association between cultures of contact lens and corneal scraping in contact lens related microbial keratitis. Arch Ophthalmol 2007; 125: 1182-5

10. Das S, Patil MD, Garg P. Traumatic fracture of posterior chamber intraocular lens. J Cataract Refract Surg 2007; 33: 2151-2

11. Das S, Dua N, Ramamurthy B. Deep lamellar keratoplasty in keratoconus with healed hydrops.
Cornea 2007; 26: 1156-7

12. Das S, Seitz B. Recurrent corneal erosion syndrome. Surv Ophthalmol 2008; 53: 3-15

13. Das S, Ramamurthy B, Sangwan VS. Fungal keratitis following amniotic membrane transplantation. Int
Ophthalmol, Epub Nov 2007

14. Dawson ELM, Murthy R, Lee J. Does Botulinum toxin have a role in the treatment of Oscillopsia? Neuro-
Ophthalmology 2007; 31: 73-8

15. Duggirala A, Kenchappa P, Sharma S, Peters J, Ahmed N, Garg P, Das T, Hasnain SE. High resolution genome profiling differentiated Staphylococcus epidermidis isolated from patients with ocular infections and normal individual. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2007; 48: 3239-45

16. Fernandes M, Vemuganti GK, Rao GN. Bilateral periocular psoriasis: an initial manifestation of acute generalized pustular psoriasis with co-existent Sjogren’s syndrome. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 2007; 35: 763-6

17. Gilliland KO, Johnsen S, Metlapally S, Costello MJ, Ramamurthy B, Krishna PV, Balasubramanian D. Mie light scattering calculations for an Indian age-related nuclear cataract with a high density of multilamellar bodies. Mol Vis 2008; 14: 572-82

18. Gunvant P, Zheng Y, Essock EA, Parikh RS, Prabakaran S, Babu JG, Shekar GC, Thomas R. Application of shapebased analysis methods to OCT retinal nerve fiber layer data in glaucoma. J Glaucoma 2007; 16: 543-8

19. Hussain N, Mohan Ram LS. Optical coherence tomographic features of unilateral macular coloboma.
Indian J Ophthalmol 2007; 55: 321-2

20. Hussain N, Khanna R, Mathur A, Hussain A. Measurement of greatest linear diameter for choroidal
neovascular membrane using optical coherence tomography. Am J Ophthalmol 2007; 143: 1038-40

21. Hussain N, Ghanekar Y, Kaur I. The future implications and indications of anti- vascular endothelial growth factor therapy in ophthalmic practice. Indian J Ophthalmol 2007; 55: 445-50

22. Hussain N, Khanna R, Hussain A. Trend of retinal diseases in developing countries. Expert Review of
Ophthalmology 2008, 3: 43-50

23. Jain V, Garg P, Sharma S. Microbial scleritis: Experience from a developing country. Eye 2008(Jan); Epub ahead of print

24. Jalali S, Kolari RS, Pathengay A, Athmanathan S. Severe hemorrhagic retinopathy as initial manifestation of acute retinal necrosis caused by herpes simplex virus. Indian J Ophthalmol 2007; 55: 308-10

25. Jalali S, Kondo M, Narayanan R, Kannabiran C, McCulloch DL. Share, learn and get together: information and knowledge interactions at the XLV International Symposium of ISCEV at Hyderabad – India,
August 25-29, 2007. Doc Ophthalmol 2007; 115:1-2

26. Johar SR, Vasavada AR, Praveen MR, Pandita D, Nihalani B, Patel U, Vemuganti G. Histomorphological and immunofluorescence evaluation of bimanual and coaxial phacoemulsification incisions in rabbits. J Cataract Refract Surg 2008; 34: 670-6

27. Kaur I, Ghanekar Y, Chakrabarti S. Understanding the genetics of age-related macular degeneration: some insights into the disease pathogenesis. Int J Hum Genet 2008; 8: 161-9

28. Khanna R, Raman U, Rao GN. Blindness and poverty in India: the way forward. Clin Exp Optom 2007; 90: 6: 406-14

29. Khanna R. What do you mean by ‘Eye Care Management?’ IAPB News edition no 54, January 2008,

30. Krishnaiah S, Das TP, Nirmalan PK, Shamanna BR, Nutheti R, Rao GN, Thomas R. Risk factors for diabetic retinopathy: Findings from the Andhra Pradesh Eye Disease Study. Clinical Ophthalmology 2007; 1: 1-8

31. Madhira SL, Vemuganti G, Bhaduri A, Gaddipati S, Sangwan VS, Ghanekar Y. Culture and characterization of oral mucosal epithelial cells on human amniotic membrane for ocular surface reconstruction. Mol Vis 2008; 14: 189-96

32. Madigubba S, Vishwanath K, Reddy GBKG, Vemuganti GK. Changing trends in Ocular Cysticercosis over a period two decades - an analysis of 118 surgically excised cysts. Indian J Med Microbiol 2007; 25: 214-9

33. Mandal AK, Gothwal VK, Nutheti R. Surgical outcome of primary developmental glaucoma: A single surgeon’s long-term experience from a tertiary eye care centre in India. Eye 2007; 21: 764-74

34. Mandal AK, Chakrabarti D. Surgical management of primary developmental glaucomas. Journal of
Ophthalmology in Developing Countries by Journal of Ophthalmological Society of West Bengal 2007; 1: 53-63

35. Mathai A, Sangwan VS, Pathengay A. Acute postoperative multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas
aeruginosa endophthalmitis treated with intravitreal Piperacillin/Tazobactam. Asian J Ophthalmol 2007; 9:

36. Metlapally S, Costello MJ, Gilliland KO, Ramamurthy B, Krishna PV, Balasubramanian D, Johnsen S. Analysis of nuclear fiber cell cytoplasmic texture in advance cataractous lenses from Indian subjects using Debye – Bueche theory. Exp Eye Res 2008; 86: 434-44

37. Moreker MR, Lodhi SA, Pathengay A. Role of intravitreal triamcinolone as an adjuvant in the management of Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease. Indian J Ophthalmol 2007; 55: 479-80

38. Murthy R, Dawson E, Khan S, Adams G, Lee J. Botulinum toxin in the management of internuclear ophthalmoplegia. Journal of AAPOS 2007; 11: 456-9

39. Murthy R. Unilateral restrictive ophthalmoplegia and enophthalmos associated with an intraorbital tissue band. Journal of AAPOS 2007; 11: 626-7

40. Murthy R. Inverse Duane’s syndrome following myocysticercosis. Indian J Ophthalmol 2008; 56: 89-90

41. Murthy R, Honavar SG, Vemuganti GK, Naik MN, Reddy VP. Systemic metastasis following hyphema drainage in an unsuspected retinoblastoma. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 2007; 44 : 120-3

42. Murthy R, Honavar SG, Vemuganti GK, Naik M, Burman S. Isolated giant xanthogranuloma of the orbit. Indian J Ophthalmol 55: 156-8

43. Naik MN, Honavar SG, Murthy RK, Raizada K, Thomas R. Ethanolamine oleate sclerotherapy versus simple cyst aspiration in the management of orbitopalpebral cyst associated with congenital microphthalmos. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 2007; 23: 307-11

44. Naik MN, Mittal R, Murthy RK, Honavar SG. Prevention of exposure of porous orbital implants following
enucleation. Am J Ophthalmol 2007; 144: 161-2

45. Naik MN, Honavar SG, Bhaduri A, Linberg JV. Congenital horizontal tarsal kink: a single-center experience with 6 cases. Ophthalmology 2007; 114: 1564-8

46. Naik MN, Murthy RK, Honavar SG. Comparison of vascularization of medpor and medpor-plus orbital
implant: A prospective randomized study. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 2007; 23: 463-7

47. Naik MN, Kelapure A, Rath S, Honavar SG. Management of canalicular lacerations: epidemio-logical aspects and experience with Mini-Monoka monocanalicular stent. Am J Ophthalmol 2008; 145: 375-80

48. Narayanan R, Butani V, Boyer DS, Atilano SR, Resende GP, Kim DS, Chakrabarti S, Kuppermann BD, Khatibi N, Chwa M, Nesburn AB, Kenney MC. Complement Factor H polymorphism in age related macular degeneration. Ophthalmology 2007; 114: 1327-31

49. Parikh RS, Parikh SR, Sekhar GC, Prabakaran S, Babu JG, Thomas R. Normal age-related decay of retinal nerve fiber layer thickness. Ophthalmology 2007; 114: 921-6

50. Parikh R, Mathai A, Parikh S, Chandra Sekhar G, Thomas R. Understanding and using sensitivity, specificity and predictive values. Indian J Ophthalmol 2008; 56: 45-50

51. Polisetty N, Fatima A, Madhira SL, Sangwan VS, Vemuganti GK. Mesenchymal cells from limbal stroma
of human eye. Mol Vis 2008; 14: 431-42

52. Ponnam SP, Ramesha K, Tejwani S, Ramamurthy B, Kannabiran C. Mutation of the gap junction protein alpha 8 (GJA8) gene causes autosomal recessive cataract. J Med Genet 2007; 44: e85

53. Raizada K, Honavar SG, Murthy R, Naik MN, Raizada D. Enucleation and orbital implants: Current practices and recent trends. International Journal of Anaplastology 2007; 1: 30-6

54. Raizada K, Shome D, Honavar SG. Management of an irradiated anophthalmic socket following dermis-fat graft rejection: A case report. Indian J Ophthalmol 2008; 56: 147-8

55. Raju B, Bali T, Thiagarajan G, Rao V, Das T, Sharma S. Physicochemical properties and antibacterial activity of the precipitate of vancomycin and ceftazidime: Implications in the management of endophthalmitis.
Retina 2008; 28: 320-5

56. Ramamurthy BS, Sachdeva V, Mandal AK, Vemuganti GK, Garg P, Sangwan VS. Coexistent congenital hereditary endothelial dystrophy and congenital glaucoma. Cornea 2007; 26: 647-9

57. Sangwan VS, Burman S, Tejwani S, Mahesh SP, Murthy R. Amniotic membrane transplantation: A review of current indications in the management of ophthalmic disorders. Ind J Ophthalmol 2007; 55: 251-60

58. Shome D, Honavar SG, Reddy VA, Vemuganti GK. Orbital embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma in association with Neurofibromatosis Type 1. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 2007; 23: 147-8

59. Shome D, Honavar SG, Gupta P, Vemuganti GK, Reddy PV. Metastasis to the eye and orbit from renal cell carcinoma-a report of three cases and review of literature. Surv Ophthalmol 2007; 52: 213-23

60. Shome D, Toshniwal S, Jain V, Natarajan S, Vemuganti GK. Isolated upper eyelid retraction: A sign of idiopathic inflammatory orbital disease. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 2008; 24: 58-60

61. Singh TH, Pathengay A, Das T, Sharma S. Enterobacter endophthalmitis: treatment with intravitreal
tazobactam-piperacillin. Indian J Ophthalmol 2007; 55: 482-3

62. Srinivas M, Keeffe J, Khanna R, Rao GN. Rapid assessment methods in eye care and their use in assessing refractive errors. J Comm Eye Health 2007; 20: 95-97, Indian supplement

63. Sultana A, Garg P, Ramamurthy B, Vemuganti GK, Kannabiran C. Mutational spectrum of the SLC4A11
gene in autosomal recessive congenital hereditary endothelial dystrophy. Mol Vis 2007; 13:1327-32

64. Sweeney DF, Vannas A, Hughes TC, Evans MD, McLean KM, Xie RZ, Pravin VK, Prakasam RK. Synthetic corneal inlays. Clin Exp Optom 2008; 91: 56-66

65. Taneja N, Mathai A. Optical coherence tomography in patients with decreased visual acuity after successful surgery for proliferative vitreoretinopathy. Archives Ophthalmol 2007; 125: 855

66. Thomas R, Sekhar GC, Parikh R. Primary angle closure glaucoma: a developing world perspective. Clin
Experiment Ophthalmol 2007; 35: 374-8

67. Thomas R, Chakrabarti S, Parikh RS. Update on glaucoma in India. Ophthalmology International 2007:

68. Tielsch JM, Rahmathullah L, Katz J, Thulasiraj RD, Coles C, Sheeladevi S, Prakash K. Newborn vitamin A dosing reduces case fatality but not incidence of common childhood morbidities in south India. J Nutr 2007; 137: 2470-4

69. Tielsch JM, Rahmathullah L, Katz J, Thulasiraj RD, Coles C, Sheeladevi S, Prakash K. Maternal night blindness during pregnancy is associated with low birth weight, morbidity and poor growth in south India. J Nutr 2008; 138: 787-92

70. Vemuganti GK, Kannabiran C. Gene expression signatures in stem cells – lessons for therapy. International Journal of Human Genetics 2007; 7: 83-9

71. Vemuganti GK, Sangwan VS, Rao GN. The promise of stem cell therapy for eye disorders. Clin Exp Optom 2007; 90: 315-6

72. Vilas K, Krishnaiah S, Shamanna BR, Thomas R, Rao GN. Barriers to accessing eye care services among visually impaired populations in rural Andhra Pradesh, south India. Indian J Ophthalmol 2007; 55: 365-71