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. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. Kim E, Saha M, Ehrmann K. Mechanical Properties of Contact Lens Materials. Eye Contact Lens. 2017 Nov 7. doi: 10.1097/ICL.0000000000000442.
  10. 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),
  11. 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.
  12. 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
  13. 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. 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
  4. 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.
  5. Minto H and Ho SM, What is comprehensive school eye health? Community Eye Health. 2017; 30(98): 21–25.
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. Yasmin S, Saifullah K & Minto H, Developing an integrated school eye health programme in Pakistan. Community Eye Health South Asia. 2017 30 (98): S09-12.