Publications 2007

Eye Department publications 2007

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Papadopoulos J, Cable N, Rahi J, Khaw PT and the BIG Eye Study Investigators (inc Astbury N, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital).  The British Infantile and Childhood Glaucoma (BIG) Eye Study. Invest Ophthal Vis Sci, September 2007, Vol. 48, No. 9  

Thornton J, Edwards R, Harrison RA, Elton P, Astbury N, Kelly SP. ‘Smoke gets in your eyes’: a research-informed professional education and advocacy programme.  J Public Health 2007 29: 142-146  

Misra A, Kersey JP, Astbury NJ, Allen LE. Laser treatment in infants with retinopathy of prematurity using sub-Tenon’s lidocaine anaesthesia and sedation with chloral hydrate. Anaesthesia, 2007, 62, p 101–103.  

Meredith S, Swift L, Eke T, Broadway DC. The acute morphological changes that occur at the optic nerve head induced by medical reduction of intraocular pressure. J Glaucoma 2007 Sep; 16(6):556-561.  

Goldsmith C. Shaw A.  Burton RL. Serous retinal detachment secondary to uveal lymphoma in a patient with common variable immunodeficiency syndrome. Can J Ophthalmol. 2007;42(2):338-9.  

Tsatsos M, Eke T Staphyloma causing visual field defect, illustrating the risk of globe perforation with sharp-needle anaesthesia Eye 2007; 21: 857-8 (corrigendum p. 898)  

Ang GS, Eke T Lifetime visual prognosis for patients with primary open angle glaucoma Eye 2007; 21:604-608  

Eke T, Thompson JR Serious complications of local anaesthesia for cataract surgery: a one-year national survey in the United Kingdom British Journal of Ophthalmology 2007 Apr;91(4):470-5.  

McMullan TF. Goldsmith C.  Illingworth CD. Toric posterior chamber (in-the-bag) intraocular lens implantation to correct postpenetrating keratoplasty astigmatism. [Case Reports. Letter] Eye. 2007;21(1):150-2.  

Kersey JP. O'Donnell A.  Illingworth CD. Cataract surgery with toric intraocular lenses can optimize uncorrected postoperative visual acuity in patients with marked corneal astigmatism. Cornea 2007;26(2):133-5.

Tsatsos M, Broadway DC.
Controversies in the history of ‘Glaucoma’ – is it all a load of old Greek?
Br J Ophthalmol. 2007;91:1561-1562.

Broadway DC.
PG without BAC. Comment: The Travoprost BAC-free Study Group. Travoprost 0.004% with and without benzalkonium chloride: a comparison of safety and efficacy. Journal of Glaucoma 2007; 16: 98-103.
International Glaucoma Review 2007;9-1:26.

Niyadurupola N, Broadway DC.
The impact of preservatives on the success rate of glaucoma filtration surgery. View on Glaucoma 2007;10-14.

Eke T
Severe adverse events associated with local anaesthesia for cataract surgery
British Ophthalmic Surveillance Unit: Tenth Anniversary Report
London, Royal College of Ophthalmologists, 2007; pp.22-23.

Tsatsos M, Eke T
[2006 Solar eclipse: analysis of newspaper warnings about possible eye damage ] (in Spanish)
Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol. 2007 Dec;82(12):735-6)

Shaw AD, Ang GS, Eke T
Complication rates for phacoemulsification surgery
Ophthalmology 2007; 114: 2101-2.