Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus


Print ISSN: 0191-3913
Online ISSN: 1938-2405
The Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus is a bi-monthly peer-reviewed publication for pediatric ophthalmologists. The Journal has published original articles on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of eye disorders in the pediatric age group and the treatment of strabismus in all age groups for over 50 years. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as:

• Regular features such as “Eye-to-Eye” roundtable discussions on current topics, the “What’s Your Diagnosis” column, the "Basic Science Tidbit" column, and “Images in Pediatric Ophthalmology: A Photo Essay”
• Online only case reports
• Supplemental videos and materials
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
• Read manuscripts online just two months after acceptance
• A recognized Journal indexed in MEDLINE/PubMed and Current Contents/Clinical Medicine
• Impact factor of 0.861

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed 

  • Past Issue
  • January/February 2013
  • Volume 50 · Issue 1
Table of Contents
Eye to Eye

Managing a Case of Hypotropia With a Positive Traction Test

Daniel T. Weaver, MD; David Robbins Tien, MD

Whats Your Diagnosis

Poor Vision, Deafness, Hypotonia. . .With Pupillary Membranes

Jeffrey L. Berman, MD


Fifty Years and Moving Forward

Leonard B. Nelson, MD, MBA; Rudolph S. Wagner, MD

Review Article

An Evidence-Based Review of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Inhibition in Pediatric Retinal Diseases: Part 2. Coats’ Disease, Best Disease, and Uveitis With Childhood Neovascularization

Khurram M. Chaudhary, MD; Mihai Mititelu, MD, MPH; Ronni M. Lieberman, MD

Original Article

Surgical Outcomes Following Repair of Traumatic Retinal Detachments in Cognitively Impaired Adolescents With Self-Injurious Behavior

Constance E. West, MD; Michael B. Yang, MD; Robert A. Sisk, MD; W. Walker Motley, III, MS, MD

Original Article

Incidence of Retinopathy of Prematurity and Risk Factors Among Premature Infants at a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in Canada

Gloria Isaza, MD; Manpartap Bal, MD; Sourabh Arora, MD; Varun Chaudhary, FRCSC, MD

Original Article

Severity of Familial Isolated Retinitis Pigmentosa Across Different Inheritance Patterns Among an Asian Indian Cohort

Jagadeesan Madhavan, MBBS, DO, PhD; Krupa Natarajan, MS (MLT); Purva Bende, BE; Thennarasu Marudhamuthu, MSc (Biostatistics)

Original Article

Amblyopia and Refractive Errors Among School-Aged Children With Low Socioeconomic Status in Southeastern Turkey

Abdullah Kursat Cingu, MD; Abdullah Yavuz, MD; Alparslan Sahin, MD; Fuat Alakus, MD; Ihsan Caca, MD; Mehmet Emin Dursun, MD; Selahattin Balsak, MD; Seyhmus Ari, MD; Umut Dag, MD; Yilmaz Palanci, MD

Original Article

Surgical Results of Patients With Unilateral Superior Oblique Palsy Presenting With Large Hypertropias

Arthur L. Rosenbaum, MD; Federico G. Velez, MD; Mitra Nejad, MD; Neepa Thacker, MD; Stacy L. Pineles, MD

Original Article

The Prevalence of Reoperation and Related Risk Factors Among Patients With Congenital Esotropia

Ahmad Ali Ferdosi, MD; Kourosh Sheibani, MD; Mehdi Yaseri, PhD; Mina Eslamdoust, MD; Narges Haftabadi, MS; Setareh Kroji, MS; Zhale Rajavi, MD

Letters to the Editors

Optic Nerve Appearance in Patients With Down Syndrome

Andrew J. Schneier, MD; Danielle M. Ledoux, MD; Gena Heidary, MD, PhD

Letters to the Editors

Retrobulbar Optic Neuritis and Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine

Courtney M. Crawford, MD; Mary Beth Grazko, MD; William R. Raymond, IV, MD; Bruce A. Rivers, MD; Patrick D. Munson, MD

Images in Pediatric Ophthalmology

Retinal Artery Occlusion and Optic Nerve Involvement in an Immunocompetent Child With Varicella Infection

A. Osman Saatci, MD; Aylin Yaman, MD; Hale Ören, MD; Revan Yildirim, MD