Publications and Presentations

1.      Choudhari NS, Ramavath S, Rekha G, Rao A, Rao HL, Senthil S, Garudadri CS. A Simplified (Screening) Approach to Check the Calibration Status of the Goldmann Applanation Tonometer. J Glaucoma. 2016 Apr 29. [Epub ahead of print]

2.      Padhy D, Rao A. Bimatoprost (0.03%)-induced accommodative spasm and pseudomyopia. BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Nov 23;2015. pii: bcr2015211820. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2015-211820.

3.      Rao A, Padhy D, Das G, Sarangi S.Evolving Paradigms in Classification of Primary Angle Closure Glaucoma. Semin Ophthalmol. 2015 Aug 20:1-9. [Epub ahead of print]

4.      Kumari D, Tiwari A, Choudhury M, Kumar A, Rao A, Dixit M. A Novel KERA Mutation in a Case of Autosomal Recessive Cornea Plana With Primary Angle-Closure Glaucoma. J Glaucoma. 2016 Feb;25(2):e106-9. doi: 10.1097/IJG.0000000000000258.

5.      Dave P, Rao A, Senthil S, Choudhari NS. Recurrence of aqueous misdirection following pars plana vitrectomy in pseudophakic eyes. BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Apr 21;2015. pii: bcr2014207961. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2014-207961.

6.      Rao A, Mukherjee S, Padhy D.Optic nerve head characteristics in eyes with papillomacular bundle defects in glaucoma. Int Ophthalmol. 2015 Dec;35(6):819-26. doi: 10.1007/s10792-015-0053-y. Epub 2015 Feb 27.

7.      Roy AK, Rao A.Re: Charlson et al.: nocturnal systemic hypotension increases the risk of glaucoma progression (Ophthalmology 2014;121:2004-10). Ophthalmology. 2015 Feb;122(2):e15. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2014.08.002. No abstract available.

8.      Rao A.Combined phacoemulsification with ExPRESS shunt in angle closure glaucoma. Digit J Ophthalmol. 2015 Mar 21;21(1):1-7. doi: 10.5693/djo.02.2013.09.005. eCollection 2015.

9.      Rao A, Padhy D.Pattern of pseudoexfoliation deposits on the lens and their clinical correlation--clinical study and review of literature. PLoS One. 2014 Dec 5;9(12):e113329. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0113329. eCollection 2014.

10.  Tripathy D, Rao A, Banerjee A, Padhy D.Aqueous misdirection in thyroid eye disease.BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Nov 20;2014. pii: bcr2014205824. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2014-205824.

11.  Kumar H, Monira S, Rao A.Causes of Missed Referrals to Low-Vision Rehabilitation Services: Causes in a Tertiary Eye Care Setting. Semin Ophthalmol. 2015 Aug 21:1-7. [Epub ahead of print]

12.  Padhy D, Rao A.Change in retinal nerve fiber layer thickness after trabeculectomy. J Glaucoma. 2015 Mar;24(3):252-3. doi: 10.1097/IJG.0000000000000184. No abstract available.

13.  Rao A, Singh AK, Mukherjee S, Chowdhury M. Comparing focal and global responses on multifocal electroretinogram with retinal nerve fibre layer thickness by spectral domain optical coherence tomography in glaucoma.Br J Ophthalmol. 2015 Apr;99(4):500-7. doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2014-305323. Epub 2014 Oct 28.

14.  Rao A.Intraocular pressure: is it a risk factor in normal tension glaucoma? J Glaucoma. 2015 Mar;24(3):251-2. doi: 10.1097/IJG.0000000000000181. No abstract available.

15.  Padhy B, Nanda GG, Chowdhury M, Padhi D, Rao A, Alone DP. Role of an extracellular chaperone, Clusterin in the pathogenesis of Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome and Pseudoexfoliation Glaucoma.Exp Eye Res. 2014 Oct;127:69-76. doi: 10.1016/j.exer.2014.07.005. Epub 2014 Jul 21.

16.  Padhy D, Rao A.Macular ganglion cell/inner plexiform layer measurements by spectral domain optical coherence tomography for detection of early glaucoma and comparison to retinal nerve fiber layer measurements. Am J Ophthalmol. 2014 Jul;158(1):211. doi: 10.1016/j.ajo.2014.04.014. No abstract available.

17.  Rao A, Padhy D. The child with spontaneous recurrent bleeding in the eye. BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Jun 13;2014. pii: bcr2014203925. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2014-203925.

18.  Rao A. Comparison of relation between visual function index and retinal nerve fiber layer structure by optical coherence tomography among primary open angle glaucoma and primary angle closure glaucoma eyes.Oman J Ophthalmol. 2014 Jan;7(1):9-12. doi: 10.4103/0974-620X.127911.

19.  Rao A, Videkar C. Hereditary anterior megalophthalmos with posterior vitreoretinopathy: a surgical challenge.BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Mar 14;2014. pii: bcr2013202212. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2013-202212.

20.  Rao A. Visual restoration after suprachoroidal haemorrhage in glaucoma surgery.

BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Mar 4;2014. pii: bcr2013203150. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2013-203150.

21.  Rao A, Mukherjee S.Anatomical attributes of the optic nerve head in eyes with parafoveal scotoma in normal tension glaucoma.PLoS One. 2014 Mar 3;9(3):e90554. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0090554. eCollection 2014.

22.  Rao A.Postural changes of 24-hour intraocular pressure in normal-tension glaucoma.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2013 Dec 19;54(13):8315. doi: 10.1167/iovs.13-13104. No abstract available.

23.  Rao A, Chatterjee S.Epiconjunctival mitomycin-C application for early failing filtering blebs. Semin Ophthalmol. 2014 Jan;29(1):48-51. doi: 10.3109/08820538.2013.810281. Epub 2013 Aug 23.

24.  Ranjan A, Rao A. Ahmed glaucoma valve surgery for necrotizing scleritis with secondary glaucoma.Int Ophthalmol. 2014 Apr;34(2):327-9. doi: 10.1007/s10792-013-9782-y. Epub 2013 May 1.

25.  Rao A, Kesarwani S, Jena S, Mandal S.Glaucomatous cupping and raised IOP: sine qua non for glaucoma? Semin Ophthalmol. 2013 Jul;28(4):203-5. doi: 10.3109/08820538.2011.651547. Epub 2013 Apr 29.

26.  Rao A, Wallang B, Padhy TR, Mittal R, Sharma S. Dual infection by streptococcus and atypical mycobacteria following Ahmed glaucoma valve surgery. Semin Ophthalmol. 2013 Jul;28(4):233-5. doi: 10.3109/08820538.2012.760621. Epub 2013 Apr 29.

27.  Rao A, Sahoo B, Kumar M, Varshney G, Kumar R.Retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in children <18 years by spectral-domain optical coherence tomography. Semin Ophthalmol. 2013 Mar;28(2):97-102. doi: 10.3109/08820538.2012.760626.

28.  Chatterjee S, Rao A.Intraocular pressure following combined routes of bevacizumab-augmented trabeculectomy for refractory neovascular glaucoma. Semin Ophthalmol. 2013 Mar;28(2):72-4. doi: 10.3109/08820538.2012.760612.

29.  Rao A, Gupta V, Garudadri CS.Atypical ocular ischaemia in angle-closure glaucoma and anaemia. Int Ophthalmol. 2013 Jun;33(3):295-7. doi: 10.1007/s10792-013-9738-2. Epub 2013 Feb 16.

30.  Gupta V, Srivastava RM, Rao A, Mittal M, Fingert J.Clinical correlates to the goniodysgensis among juvenile-onset primary open-angle glaucoma patients. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2013 Jun;251(6):1571-6. doi: 10.1007/s00417-013-2262-2. Epub 2013 Jan 29.

31.  Rao A, Rao HL, Senthil S, Garudadri CS. Varied clinical course in plateau iris syndrome: a case series. Semin Ophthalmol. 2013 Jan;28(1):28-31. doi: 10.3109/08820538.2012.730099.

32.  Rao A, Sihota R, Srinivasan G, Gupta V, Gupta A, Sharma A Prospective evaluation of optic nerve head by confocal scanning laser ophthalmoscopy after intraocular pressure control in adult glaucoma. Semin Ophthalmol. 2013 Jan;28(1):13-8. doi: 10.3109/08820538.2012.730095.

33.  Rao A, Rao HL, Kumar AU, Babu JG, Madhulata U, Arthi J, Tukaram M, Senthil S, Garudadri CS. Outcomes of laser peripheral iridotomy in angle closure disease. Semin Ophthalmol. 2013 Jan;28(1):4-8. doi: 10.3109/08820538.2012.702260.

34.  Rao A.Clinical and Optical Coherence Tomography Features in Unilateral versus Bilateral Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome. J Ophthalmic Vis Res. 2012 Jul;7(3):197-202.

35.  Rao A, Kumar M, Prakash B, Varshney G.Relationship of central corneal thickness and intraocular pressure by iCare rebound tonometer. J Glaucoma. 2014 Aug;23(6):380-4. doi: 10.1097/IJG.0b013e318279b819.

36.  Rao A. Normotensive pseudoexfoliation glaucoma: a new phenotype? Semin Ophthalmol. 2012 May-Jul;27(3-4):48-51. doi: 10.3109/08820538.2011.631513.

37.  Rao A, Padhi TR, Jena S, Mandal S, Das T. Atypical features of nanophthalmic macula--a spectral domain OCT study.BMC Ophthalmol. 2012 Jun 6;12:12. doi: 10.1186/1471-2415-12-12.

38.  Rao A. Clear lens extraction in plateau iris with bilateral acute angle closure in young.

J Glaucoma. 2013 Dec;22(9):e31-2. doi: 10.1097/IJG.0b013e31825c10c4.

39.  Kumar M, Kesarwani S, Rao A, Garnaik A.Macular folds: an unusual association in topiramate toxicity.Clin Exp Optom. 2012 Jul;95(4):449-52. doi: 10.1111/j.1444-0938.2012.00722.x. Epub 2012 May 9.

40.  Rao A.Plateau iris in open-angle glaucoma?J Glaucoma. 2012 Aug;21(6):431; author reply 431-2. doi: 10.1097/IJG.0b013e31824c7846. No abstract available.

41.  Rao A.Cataract surgery in primary angle closure: can it replace iridectomy?J Glaucoma. 2012 Apr-May;21(4):274; author reply 274-5. doi: 10.1097/IJG.0b013e31824c7834. No abstract available.

42.  Rao A.Diurnal curve after phacoemulsification in patients with pseudoexfoliation syndrome and cataract.Semin Ophthalmol. 2012 Jan-Mar;27(1-2):1-5. doi: 10.3109/08820538.2011.626356.

43.  Gupta V, Ov M, Rao A, Sharma A, Sihota R.Long-term structural and functional outcomes of therapy in juvenile-onset primary open-angle glaucoma: a five-year follow-up.Ophthalmologica. 2012;228(1):19-25. doi: 10.1159/000334033. Epub 2011 Dec 7.

44.  Rao A.Isolated bilateral congenital iris sphincter agenesis. Case Rep Ophthalmol Med. 2011;2011:479092. doi: 10.1155/2011/479092. Epub 2011 Dec 14.

45.  Sihota R, Rao A, Gupta V, Srinivasan G, Sharma A.Progression in primary angle closure eyes.J Glaucoma. 2010 Dec;19(9):632-6. doi: 10.1097/IJG.0b013e3181ca7de9.

46.  Gupta V, Jha R, Rao A, Kong G, Sihota R.The effect of different doses of intracameral bevacizumab on surgical outcomes of trabeculectomy for neovascular glaucoma. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2009 May-Jun;19(3):435-41.

47.  Mehta A, Rao A, Khanna A Sudoriferous cyst of the orbit of adult origin after trauma.

Indian J Ophthalmol. 2008 May-Jun;56(3):235-7.

48.  Gupta V, Rao A, Sinha A, Kumar N, Sihota R.Post-traumatic inclusion cysts of the iris: a longterm prospective case series.Acta Ophthalmol Scand. 2007 Dec;85(8):893-6. Epub 2007 Sep 5.