Publications 2006

Eye Department publications for 2006

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Goldsmith C, Shaw A, Jones C, Burton T, Astbury N. Copper and silver wiring in hypertensive retinopathy. J Hypertens. May 2006; 24(5):981.  

Astbury NJ. The Future of Ophthalmology. The Future of the NHS. ISBN 978 1 85811 370 8, xpl publishing, 99 Hatfield Road, St Albans, AL1 4JL, UK; 2006.  

Astbury N, Ramamurthy B. How to avoid mistakes in Biometry. Community Eye Health J 2006; 19(60): 70 – 71.  

Astbury N. “Sight for more eyes”. British Journal of Ophthalmology 2006;90(5):531-2.  

Kelly SP, Astbury NJ. Patient safety in cataract surgery. Eye 2006;20(3):275-82.  

M Bahmani Kashkouli, B Beigi, K Tarassoly, RC Kempster. Endoscopically assisted balloon dacryocystoplasty and silicone intubation versus silicone intubation alone in adults.
Eur J Ophthalmol. 2006 Jul-Aug;16(4):514-9.  

R Ling, B Beigi. Three cases of missed Purtcher Iranian J Ophth, 2006 Nov;19(2):51-56  

Burnett CAM, Sanderson J, Tovell V, Broadway DC. Stimulation of P2X7 receptors in a pulsatile manner causes lethal Ca2+ overload in human retinal neurons.            Invest.Ophthalmol.Vis Sci. 2006;S4809:226.  

Foster PJ, Broadway DC, Viswanathan A, Garway-Heath DF, Hayat S, Lee PS, Khaw KT. EPIC Eyes: Diet, life-style, environment and glaucoma. Invest.Ophthalmol.Vis Sci. 2006;S3426:163.

Kersey JP, Broadway DC. Corticosteroid-induced glaucoma: a review of the literature. Eye 2006;20:407-416.  

Shaw AD, Burnett CAM, Eke T. A simple technique for indirect gonioscopy for patients who cannot be examined at the slit-lamp. British Journal of Ophthalmology 2006; 90 (9): 1209.  

Ang GS, Ong JM, Eke T. ‘Face to face’ seated positioning for phacoemulsification in patients unable to lie flat for cataract surgery. Am J Ophthalmol 2006;141:1151-2.  

Tsatsos M, Eke T. Cataract progression following after prophylactic laser peripheral iridotomy. Ophthalmology 2006;113:1252.  

Ong JM, Eke T. Risk of solar retinopathy: evaluation of newspaper warnings prior to the 2004 transit of Venus [letter]. Eye 2006; 20: 396-397.  

Eke T. Gabapentin may cause reversible visual field constriction: learning or inattention artefact a more likely explanation (Correspondence). British Medical Journal  2006 Jun 24;332(7556):1511.  

Eke T. Anesthesia for glaucoma surgery. In: Moster M, Azuara-Blanco A (Eds), Anesthesia in Ophthalmology. Ophthalmology Clinics of North America 2006;19(2):245-55.  

Eke T. Controversies in anaesthesia: anaesthesia technique and trabeculectomy failure.  Ophthalmic Anaesthesia News 2006:no 13: 1-2. .

Niyadurupola N.  Illingworth CD. Acanthamoeba keratitis associated with misuse of daily disposable contact lenses. [Case Report] Contact Lens & Anterior Eye. 29(5):269-71, 2006 Dec.