Retinitis Pigmentosa Bibliography

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Clinical Presentation

Berson EL. Long-term visual prognoses in patients with retinitis pigmentosa: the Ludwig von Sallmann lecture. Exp Eye Res. 2007;85(1):7-14. doi:10.1016/j.exer.2007.03.001.

Heckenlively JR, Yoser SL, Friedman LH, Oversier JJ. Clinical findings and common symptoms in retinitis pigmentosa. Am J Ophthalmol. 1988;105(5):504-511. doi:10.1016/0002-9394(88)90242-5.

Marmor MF. Visual loss in retinitis pigmentosa. Am J Ophthalmol. 1980;89(5):692-698. doi:10.1016/0002-9394(80)90289-5.

Molecular Biology & Electrophysiology

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

den Hollander AI, Black A, Bennett J, Cremers FP. 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.

Nagy D, Schönfisch B, Zrenner E, Jägle H. Long-term follow-up of retinitis pigmentosa patients with multifocal electroretinography [published online June 19, 2008]. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2008;49(10):4664-4671. doi:10.1167/iovs.07-1360.

Shastry BS. Retinitis pigmentosa and related disorders: phenotypes of rhodopsin and peripherin/RDS mutations. Am J Med Genet. 1994;52(4):467-474. doi:10.1002/ajmg.1320520413.

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. doi:10.1016/S0039-6257(98)00046-0.


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. doi:10.1001/archopht.1993.01090060049022.

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. doi:10.1001/archopht.1989.01070020519031.

Comprehensive Reviews

Bird AC. Retinal photoreceptor dystrophies, LI: Edward Jackson memorial lecture. Am J Ophthalmol. 1995;119(5):543-562. doi:10.1016/S0002-9394(14)70212-0.

Hartong DT, Berson EL, Dryja TP. Retinitis pigmentosa. Lancet. 2006;368(9549):1795-1809. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(06)69740-7.