William F Astle

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Trachoma control in Southern Zambia--an international team project employing the SAFE strategy
    William F Astle
    Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Alberta Children s Hospital and University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 13:227-36. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Surgical outcomes of primary foldable intraocular lens implantation in children: understanding posterior opacification and the absence of glaucoma
    William F Astle
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Division of Ophthalmology, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 35:1216-22. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy for anisometropic amblyopia in children: outcomes at 1 year
    William F Astle
    Vision Clinic, Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 33:2028-34. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Paediatric pseudophakia: analysis of intraocular lens power and myopic shift
    William F Astle
    the Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Division of Ophthalmology, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 35:244-51. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy for bilateral hyperopia and hyperopic anisometropic amblyopia in children: one-year outcomes
    William F Astle
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, 2888 Shaganappi Trail Northwest, Calgary, Alberta T3B 6A8, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 36:260-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes of photorefractive keratectomy and laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy in children
    William F Astle
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 34:411-6. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy in children
    William F Astle
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary Division of Ophthalmology, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 30:2529-35. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy and photorefractive keratectomy for post-penetrating keratoplasty myopia and astigmatism in adults
    Paul Y C Huang
    University of Calgary, Calgary Alberta, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 37:335-40. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Refractive laser surgery in children with coexisting medical and ocular pathology
    William F Astle
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Division of Ophthalmology, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 32:103-8. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Photorefractive keratectomy in children
    William F Astle
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Division of Ophthalmology, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 28:932-41. 2002

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Trachoma control in Southern Zambia--an international team project employing the SAFE strategy
    William F Astle
    Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Alberta Children s Hospital and University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 13:227-36. 2006
    ..To determine the prevalence of trachoma and to measure the impact of the SAFE strategy (World Health Organization GET 2020 strategy) for treating trachoma in the Gwembe District of Southern Zambia...
  2. doi request reprint Surgical outcomes of primary foldable intraocular lens implantation in children: understanding posterior opacification and the absence of glaucoma
    William F Astle
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Division of Ophthalmology, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 35:1216-22. 2009
    ..To evaluate visual and stereoscopic performance after pediatric cataract extraction with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation performed by the same surgeon over 24 years and to review the complications...
  3. ncbi request reprint Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy for anisometropic amblyopia in children: outcomes at 1 year
    William F Astle
    Vision Clinic, Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 33:2028-34. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Paediatric pseudophakia: analysis of intraocular lens power and myopic shift
    William F Astle
    the Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Division of Ophthalmology, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 35:244-51. 2007
    ..The authors examined the amount of myopic shift that occurs in various age groups and cataract types, in order to evaluate the success of predicting the appropriate power of IOL to implant...
  5. doi request reprint Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy for bilateral hyperopia and hyperopic anisometropic amblyopia in children: one-year outcomes
    William F Astle
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, 2888 Shaganappi Trail Northwest, Calgary, Alberta T3B 6A8, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 36:260-7. 2010
    ..To assess the refractive, visual acuity, and binocular results of laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy (LASEK) in children with bilateral hyperopia or hyperopic anisometropic amblyopia...
  6. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes of photorefractive keratectomy and laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy in children
    William F Astle
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 34:411-6. 2008
    ..To assess the long-term refractive, visual acuity, binocular vision, and quality-of-life outcomes of photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) and laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy (LASEK) in children...
  7. ncbi request reprint Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy in children
    William F Astle
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary Division of Ophthalmology, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 30:2529-35. 2004
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy and photorefractive keratectomy for post-penetrating keratoplasty myopia and astigmatism in adults
    Paul Y C Huang
    University of Calgary, Calgary Alberta, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 37:335-40. 2011
    ..To evaluate whether laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy (LASEK) and photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) achieve effective targeted correction and the extent of post-treatment corneal haze after corneal transplantation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Refractive laser surgery in children with coexisting medical and ocular pathology
    William F Astle
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Division of Ophthalmology, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 32:103-8. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Photorefractive keratectomy in children
    William F Astle
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Division of Ophthalmology, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 28:932-41. 2002
    ..To evaluate photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) in pediatric patients who fail traditional methods of treatment for myopic anisometropic amblyopia and high myopia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Telemedicine approach to screening for severe retinopathy of prematurity: a pilot study
    Anna L Ells
    Department of Ophthalmology, Alberta Children s Hospital, Calgary, Canada
    Ophthalmology 110:2113-7. 2003
    ..To evaluate the use of remote reading of digital retinal photographs in the diagnosis of severe (referral-warranted) retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) during longitudinal screening for ROP...
  12. ncbi request reprint Congenital absence of the inferior rectus muscle--diagnosis and management
    William F Astle
    Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, 1820 Richmond Road SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2T 5C7
    J AAPOS 7:339-44. 2003
    ..Congenital absence of the inferior rectus muscle is a rare cause of apparent inferior rectus palsy especially in the absence of associated cranial facial anomalies...
  13. pmc A randomized trial to evaluate 2 hours of daily patching for strabismic and anisometropic amblyopia in children
    David K Wallace
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, 15310 Amberly Drive, Suite 350, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    Ophthalmology 113:904-12. 2006
    ..To compare 2 hours of daily patching (combined with 1 hour of concurrent near visual activities) with a control group of spectacle wear alone (if needed) for treatment of moderate to severe amblyopia in children 3 to 7 years old...
  14. pmc Treatment of anisometropic amblyopia in children with refractive correction
    Susan A Cotter
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, 15310 Amberly Drive, Suite 350, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    Ophthalmology 113:895-903. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of refractive correction alone for the treatment of untreated anisometropic amblyopia in children 3 to <7 years old...
  15. pmc Treatment of strabismic amblyopia with refractive correction
    Susan A Cotter
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, 15310 Amberly Drive, Suite 350, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 143:1060-3. 2007
    ..To report data on the response of previously untreated strabismic amblyopia to spectacle correction...
  16. pmc A randomized trial of atropine vs patching for treatment of moderate amblyopia: follow-up at age 10 years
    Michael X Repka
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1039-44. 2008
    ..To determine the visual acuity outcome at age 10 years for children younger than 7 years when enrolled in a treatment trial for moderate amblyopia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Risk of amblyopia recurrence after cessation of treatment
    Jonathan M Holmes
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    J AAPOS 8:420-8. 2004
    ..Although amblyopia can be successfully treated with patching or atropine, there have been few prospective studies of amblyopia recurrence once treatment is discontinued...