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    • Causes of vision loss worldwide, 1990–2010: a systematic analysis 

      Bourne, Rupert R A; Stevens, Gretchen A; White, Richard A; Smith, Jennifer L; Flaxman, Seth R; Price, Holly; Jonas, Jost B; Keeffe, Jill E; Leasher, Janet; Naidoo, Kovin (Elsevier, 2013-12)
      Background Data on causes of vision impairment and blindness are important for development of public health policies, but comprehensive analysis of change in prevalence over time is lacking. Methods We did a systematic ...
    • Genome-wide association study of intraocular pressure uncovers new pathways to glaucoma 

      MacGregor, Stuart; Ong, Jue Sheng; An, Jiyuan; Han, Xikun; Zhou, Tiger; Siggs, Owen M; Law, Matthew H; Souzeau, Emmanuelle; Sharma, Shiwani; Lynn, David J; Beesley, Jonathan; Sheldrick, Bronwyn; Mills, Richard Arthur; Landers, John; Ruddle, Jonathan B; Graham, Stuart L; Healey, Paul R; White, Andrew J; Casson, Robert J; Best, Stephen; Grigg, John RB; Goldberg, Ivan; Powell, Joseph E; Whiteman, David C; Smith, Graham; Martin, Nicholas G; Montgomery, Grant W; Burdon, Kathryn Penelope; Mackey, David A; Gharahkhani, Puya; Craig, Jamie E; Hewitt, Alex W (Springer Nature, 2018-07-27)
      Intraocular pressure (IOP) is currently the sole modifiable risk factor for primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG), one of the leading causes of blindness worldwide. Both IOP and POAG are highly heritable. We report a combined ...
    • Global causes of blindness and distance vision impairment 1990–2020: a systematic review and meta-analysis 

      Flaxman, Seth R; Bourne, Rupert R A; Resnikoff, Serge; Ackland, Peter; Braithwaite, Tasanee; Cicinelli, Maria V; Das, Aditi; Jonas, Jost B; Keeffe, Jill E; Kempen, John H; Leasher, Janet; Limburg, Hans; Naidoo, Kovin; Pesudovs, Konrad; Silvester, Alex; Stevens, Gretchen A; Tahhan, Nina; Wong, Tien Yin; Taylor, Hugh R; Vision Loss Expert Group of the Global Burden of Disease Study (Elsevier, 2017-10-11)
      Background Contemporary data for causes of vision impairment and blindness form an important basis of recommendations in public health policies. Refreshment of the Global Vision Database with recently published data sources ...
    • Letter: Pervasive Blindness and ocular morbidity in the Chepang people of Nepal 

      Kandel, Amrit; Kandel, Himal; Shrestha, Priyanka (Nepal Ophthalmic Society, 2016)
    • Magnitude, temporal trends, and projections of the global prevalence of blindness and distance and near vision impairment: a systematic review and meta-analysis 

      Bourne, Rupert R A; Flaxman, Seth R; Braithwaite, Tasanee; Cicinelli, Maria V; Das, Aditi; Jonas, Jost B; Keeffe, Jill E; Kempen, John H; Leasher, Janet; Limburg, Hans; Naidoo, Kovin; Pesudovs, Konrad; Resnikoff, Serge; Silvester, Alex; Stevens, Gretchen A; Tahhan, Nina; Wong, Tien Yin; Taylor, H R; Vision Loss Expert Group (Elsevier, 2017-08-02)
      Background Global and regional prevalence estimates for blindness and vision impairment are important for the development of public health policies. We aimed to provide global estimates, trends, and projections of global ...