Enjoy browsing through our detailed and chronological listing of all our
research papers published over the last 10 years.

Translational Research

  1. Diec JB, Tilia D, Thomas V, Bakaraju RC. Predicting Short-Term Subjective Vision Performance of Contact Lenses Used in Myopia Control. Eye & Contact Lens: Post Author Corrections: November 28, 2017 doi: 10.1097/ICL.0000000000000460
  2. Diec J, Naduvilath T, Tilia D, Papas EB, Lazon de la Jara P, Discrimination of subjective responses between contact lenses with a novel questionnaire. Cont Lens Anterior Eye. 2017 Dec;40(6):367-381. doi: 10.1016/j.clae.2017.09.016. Epub 2017 Oct 6.
  3. Diec J, Naduvilath T and Tilia D, Subjective Ratings and Satisfaction in Contact Lens Wear, Optometry and Vision Science: February 8, 2018 - Volume Pre-Publication - Issue - p doi: 10.1097/OPX.0000000000001187
  4. Ehrmann K, Saha M and Falk D. A novel method to stimulate mechanoreceptors and quantify their threshold values. Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express. Accepted Manuscript online 20 November 2017.
  5. Fedtke, C., Ehrmann, K., Thomas, V., Bakaraju, R.C.  Peripheral Refraction and Aberration Profiles with Multifocal Lenses. Optometry and Vision Science. Volume 94, Issue 9, 1 September 2017, Pages 876-885.
  6. Fricke TR, Jong M, Naidoo KS, Sankaridurg P, Naduvilath TJ, Ho SM, Wong TY, Resnikoff S. Global prevalence of visual impairment associated with myopic macular degeneration and temporal trends from 2000 through 2050: systematic review, meta-analysis and modelling. Br J Ophthalmol 2018;0:1–8. doi:10.1136/bjophthalmol-2017-311266
  7. He X, Zhao R, Sankaridurg P, Zhu J, Naduvilath T, Ma Y, Lu L, Lv M, Smith EL 3rd, Resnikoff S, Naidoo K, Zou H, Xu X. Design and methodology of the Shanghai child and adolescent large-scale eye study (SCALE). Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2017 Sep 12. doi: 10.1111/ceo.13065. Epub ahead of print
  8. Hung L-F, Arumugam B, Ostrin L, Patel N, Trier K, Jong M and Smith III EL. The Adenosine Receptor Antagonist, 7-Methylxanthine, Alters Emmetropizing Responses in Infant Macaques, January 2018, Investigative ophthalmology & visual science 59(1):472.
  9. Jong M, Sankaridurg P, Li W, Resnikoff S, Naidoo K, He M. Reduced vision in highly myopic eyes without ocular pathology: the ZOC-BHVI high myopia study. Clin Exp Optom. 2017 Jul 11. doi: 10.1111/cxo.12563.
  10. Kho D, Fedtke C, Tilia D, Diec J, Sha J, Thomas V, Bakaraju RC, Effects of relative negative spherical aberration in single vision contact lens visual performance. Clinical Optometry, 2018:10 9–17.
  11. Kim E, Saha M, Ehrmann K. Mechanical Properties of Contact Lens Materials. Eye Contact Lens. 2017 Nov 7. doi: 10.1097/ICL.0000000000000442.
  12. Lee L, Garrett Q, Flanagan J, Chakrabarti S, Papas E. Genetic factors and molecular mechanisms in dry eye disease. Ocul Surf. 2018 Apr;16(2):206-217. doi: 10.1016/j.jtos.2018.03.003. Epub 2018 Mar 10.
  13. Maceo Heilman B, Manns F, Ruggeri M, Ho A, Gonzalez A, Rowaan C, Bernal A, Arrieta E, Parel JM. Peripheral Defocus of the Monkey Crystalline Lens with Accommodation in a Lens Stretcher. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2018 Apr 1;59(5):2177-2186. doi: 10.1167/iovs.17-23273.
  14. Markoulli M, Flanagan J, Tummanapalli SS, Wu J, Willcox M.The impact of diabetes on corneal nerve morphology and ocular surface integrity, The Ocular Surface (2017),
  15. Sankaridurg P, Contact lenses to slow progression of myopia. Clin Exp Optom. 2017 Sep;100(5):432-437. doi: 10.1111/cxo.12584. Epub 2017 Jul 28.
  16. Sha J; Tilia D; Kho D; Diec J; Thomas V; Bakaraju RC. Comparison of Extended Depth-of-Focus Prototype Contact Lenses With the 1-Day ACUVUE MOIST MULTIFOCAL After One Week of Wear. Eye & Contact Lens: Science & Clinical Practice. Publish Ahead of Print: OCT 2017. DOI: 10.1097/ICL.0000000000000430
  17. Stapleton F, Naduvilath T, Keay L, Radford C, Dart J, Edwards K, Carnt N, Minassian D, Holden B. Risk factors and causative organisms in microbial keratitis in daily disposable contact lens wear. PLoS One. 2017 Aug 16;12(8):e0181343. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0181343. eCollection 2017.
  18. Xiong S, Sankaridurg P, Naduvilath T, Zang J, Zou H, Zhu J, Lv M, He X, Xu X. Time spent in outdoor activities in relation to myopia prevention and control: a meta-analysis and systematic review. Acta Ophthalmol. 2017 Sep;95(6):551-566. doi: 10.1111/aos.13403. Epub 2017 Mar 2.

Public Health

  1. Bourne et al, Magnitude, temporal trends, and projections of the global prevalence of blindness and distance and near vision impairment: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Glob Health. 2017 Sep;5(9):e888-e897.
  2. Chan VF, Minto H, Mashayo E, Naidoo KS. Improving eye health using a child-to-child approach in Bariadi, Tanzania. Afr Vision Eye Health. 2017;76(1), a406. https://doi. org/10.4102/aveh.v76i1.406
  3. Burnett A, Lee L, D’Esposito F, Wabulembo G, Cama A, Guldan G, Nelisse M, Koim SP, Keys D, Poffley AJ, Limburg H, Garap J. Rapid assessment of avoidable blindness and diabetic retinopathy in people aged 50 years and older in the National Capital District of Papua New Guinea. Br J Ophthalmol 2018;0:1–5. doi:10.1136/bjophthalmol-2017-311803
  4. Flaxman et al. Global causes of blindness and distance vision impairment 1990–2020: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Global Health. Published online October 11, 2017
  5. GBD 2016 DALYs and HALE Collaborators* [incl. Naidoo KS & Resnikoff S]. Global, regional, and national disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs) for 333 diseases and injuries and healthy life expectancy (HALE) for 195 countries and territories, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016. Lancet 2017; 390: 1260–344.
  6. Fricke TR, Tahhan N, Resnikoff S, Papas E, Burnett A, Ho SM, Naduvilath T, Naidoo KS. Global Prevalence of Presbyopia and Vision Impairment from Uncorrected Presbyopia: Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, and Modelling. Ophthalmology. 2018 May 9. pii: S0161-6420(17)33797-1. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2018.04.013. [Epub ahead of print]
  7. Lee L, D’Esposito F, Garap J, Wabulembo G, Koim SP, Keys D, Cama AT, Limburg H, Burnett A. Rapid assessment of avoidable blindness in Papua New Guinea: a nationwide survey. Br J Ophthalmol 2018;0:1–5. doi:10.1136/bjophthalmol-2017-311802
  8. Minto H and Ho SM, What is comprehensive school eye health? Community Eye Health. 2017; 30(98): 21–25.
  9. Muhit M, Minto H Parvin A, Jadoon MZ, Islam J, Yasmin S & Khandaker G(2017): Prevalence of refractive error, presbyopia, and unmet need of spectacle coverage in a northern district of Bangladesh: Rapid Assessment of Refractive Error study, Ophthalmic Epidemiology, DOI: 10.1080/09286586.2017.1370119
  10. Paudel P, Yen PT, Kovai V, Naduvilath T, Ho SM, Giap NV, Holden BA. Effect of school eye health promotion on children’s eye health literacy in Vietnam. Health Promotion International, 2017, 1–10. doi: 10.1093/heapro/dax065
  11. Yasmin S, Saifullah K, Minto H. Developing an integrated school eye health programme in Pakistan. Comm Eye Health South Asia Vol. 30 No. 98 2017 pp S09-12. Published online 25 November 2017.