DPROC Publications

The DPROC research team is constantly engaged in research that will enhance the technological advances, improve treatments and to determine the long term effects of infants and children with retina disorders.

This is a list publications dedicated to this mission. 


  1. Tran-Viet D, Wong BM, Mangalesh S, Maldonado R, Cotten CM, Toth CA. Handheld Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging through the Undilated Pupil in Infants born Preterm or with Hypoxic Injury or Hydrocephalus. Retina. 2017 May 29. [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed PMID: 28570486.
  2. Rothman AL, Mangalesh S, Chen X, Toth CA. Optical coherence tomography of the preterm eye: from retinopathy of prematurity to brain development. Eye Brain. 2016 May 27;8:123-133. PubMed PMID: 28539807; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5398750.
  3. Chen X, Viehland C, Carrasco-Zevallos OM, Keller B, Vajzovic L, Izatt JA, Toth CA. Microscope-Integrated Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography in the Operating Room in Young Children With Retinal Vascular Disease. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017 May 1;135(5):483-486. PubMed PMID: 28384676.
  4. Mangalesh S, Chen X, Tran-Viet D, Viehland C, Freedman SF, Toth CA.  Assessment of the Retinal Structure in Children with Incontinentia Pigmenti. Retina. 2017 Aug;37(8):1568-1574. PubMed PMID: 28085775.
  5. Carrasco-Zevallos OM, Qian R, Gahm N, Migacz J, Toth CA, Izatt JA. Long working distance OCT with a compact 2f retinal scanning configuration for pediatric imaging. Opt Lett. 2016 Nov 1;41(21):4891-4894. PubMed PMID: 27805643.
  6. Rothman AL, Sevilla MB, Mangalesh S, Gustafson KE, Edwards L, Cotten MC, Shimony JS, Pizoli CE, El-Dairi MA, Freedman SF, Toth CA. Thinner Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer in Very Preterm Versus Term Infants and Relationship to Brain Anatomy and Neurodevelopment. Am J Ophthalmol. 2015 Dec;160(6):1296-1308. Epub 2015 Sep 18. PubMed PMID: 26386157; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4651865.
  7.  Vinekar A, Mangalesh S, Jayadev C, Maldonado RS, Bauer N, Toth CA. Retinal Imaging of Infants on Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography. Biomed Res Int. 2015;2015:782420. doi: 10.1155/2015/782420. Epub 2015 Jul 6. Review. PubMed PMID: 26221606; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4506845.
  8. Rothman AL, Tran-Viet D, Vajzovic L, Tai V, Sarin N, Holgado S, Gustafson KE, Cotten CM, Freedman SF, Toth CA. Functional outcomes of young infants with and without macular edema. Retina. 2015 Apr 29. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25932550.
  9. Rothman AL, Sevilla MB, Freedman SF, Tong AY, Tai V, Tran-Viet D, Farsiu S, Toth CA, El-Dairi MA. Assessment of retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in healthy, full-term neonates. Am J Ophthalmol. 2015 Apr;159(4):803-11. PubMed PMID: 25634528.
  10. Rothman AL, Tran-Viet D, Gustafson KE, Goldstein RF, Maguire MG, Tai V, Sarin N, Tong AY, Huang J, Kupper L, Cotten CM, Freedman SF, Toth CA. Poorer neurodevelopmental outcomes associated with cystoid macular edema identified in preterm infants in the intensive care nursery. Ophthalmology. 2015 Mar;122(3):610-9. PubMed PMID: 25439600; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4339440.
  11. Vajzovic L, Rothman AL, Tran-Viet D, Cabrera MT, Freedman SF, Toth CA. Delay in retinal photoreceptor development in very preterm compared to term infants. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2015 Jan 13;56(2):908-13. PubMed PMID: 25587063; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4321398.
  12. Tong AY, El-Dairi M, Maldonado RS, Rothman AL, Yuan EL, Stinnett SS, Kupper L, Cotten CM, Gustafson KE, Goldstein RF, Freedman SF, Toth CA. Evaluation of optic nerve development in preterm and term infants using handheld spectral-domain optical coherence tomography. Ophthalmology. 2014 Sep;121(9):1818-26. PubMed PMID: 24811961; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4145027.
  13. Rothman AL, Folgar FA, Tong AY, Toth CA. Spectral domain optical coherence tomography characterization of pediatric epiretinal membranes. Retina. 2014 Jul;34(7):1323-34. PubMed PMID: 24691567; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4066652.
  14. Maldonado RS, Yuan E, Tran-Viet D, Rothman AL, Tong AY, Wallace DK, Freedman SF, Toth CA. Three-dimensional assessment of vascular and perivascular characteristics in subjects with retinopathy of prematurity. Ophthalmology. 2014 Jun;121(6):1289-96. PubMed PMID: 24461542; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4070381.
  15. Allingham MJ, Cabrera MT, O'Connell RV, Maldonado RS, Tran-Viet D, Toth CA, Freedman SF, El-Dairi MA. Racial variation in optic nerve head parameters quantified in healthy newborns by handheld spectral domain optical coherence tomography. J AAPOS. 2013 Oct;17(5):501-6. PubMed PMID: 24160971.
  16. Cabrera MT, O'Connell RV, Toth CA, Maldonado RS, Tran-Viet D, Allingham MJ, Chiu SJ, Farsiu S, Maradiaga Panayotti GM, Swamy GK, Freedman SF. Macular findings in healthy full-term Hispanic newborns observed by hand-held spectral-domain optical coherence tomography. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2013 Sep-Oct;44(5):448-54. PubMed PMID: 23938334.
  17. Moreno TA, O'Connell RV, Chiu SJ, Farsiu S, Cabrera MT, Maldonado RS, Tran-Viet D, Freedman SF, Wallace DK, Toth CA. Choroid development and feasibility of choroidal imaging in the preterm and term infants utilizing SD-OCT. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2013 Jun 14;54(6):4140-7. PubMed PMID: 23652488; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3684216.
  18. Maldonado RS, Toth CA. Optical coherence tomography in retinopathy of prematurity: looking beyond the vessels. Clin Perinatol. 2013 Jun;40(2):271-96. PubMed PMID: 23719310; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3947541.
  19. Hendrickson A, Possin D, Vajzovic L, Toth CA. Histologic development of the human fovea from midgestation to maturity. Am J Ophthalmol. 2012 Nov;154(5):767-778. PubMed PMID: 22935600; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3509500.
  20. Vajzovic L, Hendrickson AE, O'Connell RV, Clark LA, Tran-Viet D, Possin D, Chiu SJ, Farsiu S, Toth CA. Maturation of the human fovea: correlation of spectral-domain optical coherence tomography findings with histology. Am J Ophthalmol. 2012 Nov;154(5):779-789.e2. PubMed PMID: 22898189; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3612897.
  21. Maldonado RS, O'Connell R, Ascher SB, Sarin N, Freedman SF, Wallace DK, Chiu SJ, Farsiu S, Cotten M, Toth CA. Spectral-domain optical coherence tomographic assessment of severity of cystoid macular edema in retinopathy of prematurity. Arch Ophthalmol. 2012 May;130(5):569-78. Erratum in:Arch Ophthalmol. 2012 Aug 1;130(8):1059. PubMed PMID: 22232366; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3515869.
  22. Cabrera MT, Maldonado RS, Toth CA, O'Connell RV, Chen BB, Chiu SJ, Farsiu S, Wallace DK, Stinnett SS, Panayotti GM, Swamy GK, Freedman SF. Subfoveal fluid in healthy full-term newborns observed by handheld spectral-domain optical coherence tomography. Am J Ophthalmol. 2012 Jan;153(1):167-75. PubMed PMID: 21925640; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3496561.
  23. Maldonado RS, O'Connell RV, Sarin N, Freedman SF, Wallace DK, Cotten CM, Winter KP, Stinnett S, Chiu SJ, Izatt JA, Farsiu S, Toth CA. Dynamics of human foveal development after premature birth. Ophthalmology. 2011 Dec;118(12):2315-25. PubMed PMID: 21940051; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3496560.
  24. Lee AC, Maldonado RS, Sarin N, O'Connell RV, Wallace DK, Freedman SF, Cotten M, Toth CA. Macular features from spectral-domain optical coherence tomography as an adjunct to indirect ophthalmoscopy in retinopathy of prematurity. Retina. 2011 Sep;31(8):1470-82. PubMed PMID: 21792089; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3165115.
  25. Maldonado RS, Freedman SF, Cotten CM, Ferranti JM, Toth CA. Reversible retinal edema in an infant with neonatal hemochromatosis and liver failure. J AAPOS. 2011 Feb;15(1):91-3. PubMed PMID: 21397814; PubMed Central PMCID: MC3059895.
  26. Day S, Maldonado RS, Toth CA. Preretinal and intraretinal exudates in familial exudative vitreoretinopathy. Retina. 2011 Jan;31(1):190-1. PubMed PMID: 21187737.
  27. Maldonado RS, Izatt JA, Sarin N, Wallace DK, Freedman S, Cotten CM, Toth CA. Optimizing hand-held spectral domain optical coherence tomography imaging for neonates, infants, and children. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2010 May;51(5):2678-85. PubMed PMID: 20071674; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2868489.
  28. Chavala SH, Farsiu S, Maldonado R, Wallace DK, Freedman SF, Toth CA. Insights into advanced retinopathy of prematurity using handheld spectral domain optical coherence tomography imaging. Ophthalmology. 2009 Dec;116(12):2448-56. PubMed PMID: 19766317; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3514074.
  29. Scott AW, Farsiu S, Enyedi LB, Wallace DK, Toth CA. Imaging the infant retina with a hand-held spectral-domain optical coherence tomography device. Am J Ophthalmol. 2009 Feb;147(2):364-373. PubMed PMID: 18848317.
  30. Chong GT, Farsiu S, Freedman SF, Sarin N, Koreishi AF, Izatt JA, Toth CA. Abnormal foveal morphology in ocular albinism imaged with spectral-domain optical coherence tomography. Arch Ophthalmol. 2009 Jan;127(1):37-44. PubMed PMID: 19139336.