Retinitis Pigmentosa Bibliography

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Clinical Presentation

Marmor MF.  Visual loss in retinitis pigmentosa.  Am J Ophthalmol. 1980;89(5):692-698.

Heckenlively JR, Yoser SL, Friedman LH, Oversier JJ.  Clinical findings and common symptoms in retinitis pigmentosa.  Am J Ophthalmol. 1988;105(5):504-511.

Berson EL.  Long-term visual prognoses in patients with retinitis pigmentosa: the Ludwig von Sallmann lecture.  Exp Eye Res. 2007;85(1):7-14.

Molecular Biology & Electrophysiology

Shastry BS.  Retinitis pigmentosa and related disorders: phenotypes of rhodopsin and peripherin/RDS mutations.  Am J Med Genet. 1994;52(4):467-474.

van Soest S, Westerveld A, de Jong PT, Bleeker-Wagemakers EM, Bergen AA.  Retinitis pigmentosa: defined from a molecular point of view.  Surv Ophthalmol. 1999;43(4):321-334.

Nagy D, Schönfisch B, Zrenner E, Jägle H.  Long-term follow-up of retinitis pigmentosa patients with multifocal electroretinography.  Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2008;49(10):4664-4671.

Berger W, Kloeckner-Guissem B, Neidhardt J. The molecular basis of human retinal and vitreoretinal diseases. Prog Retin EyeRes. 2010;29(5):335-375, doi:10.1016/j.preteyeres.2010.03.004

Hollander AI, Black A, Bennett J, Cremers FPM. Lighting a Candle in the dark: advances in genetics and gene therapy of recessive retinal dystrophies. J Clin Invest. 2010;120(9):3042-3053.doi:10.1172/JCI42258.


Fishman GA, Gilbert LD, Fiscella RG, Kimura AE, Jampol LM.  Acetazolamide for treatment of chronic macular edema in retinitis pigmentosa.  Arch Ophthalmol. 1989;107(10):1445-1452.

Berson EL, Rosner B, Sandberg MA, et al.  A randomized trial of vitamin A and vitamin E supplementation for retinitis pigmentosa.  Arch Ophthalmol. 1993;111(6):761-772.

Comprehensive Reviews

Bird AC.  Retinal photoreceptor dystrophies LI. Edward Jackson Memorial Lecture.  Am J Ophthalmol. 1995;119(5):543-562.

Hartong DT, Berson EL, Dryja TP.  Retinitis pigmentosa.  Lancet. 2006 Nov;368(9549):1795-1809.