R J Bowman

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Operational comparison of single-dose azithromycin and topical tetracycline for trachoma
    R J Bowman
    International Centre for Eye Health, London, United Kingdom National Eye Care Program of The Gambia, Banjul University of Maastricht Medical School, The Netherlands
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 41:4074-9. 2000
  2. pmc Longitudinal study of trachomatous trichiasis in the Gambia
    R J C Bowman
    International Centre for Eye Health, 11 43 Bath Street, London EC1V 9EL, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 86:339-43. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Non-trachomatous corneal opacities in the Gambia--aetiology and visual burden
    R J C Bowman
    International Centre for Eye Health London, UK
    Eye (Lond) 16:27-32. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study of trachomatous trichiasis in The Gambia: barriers to acceptance of surgery
    Richard J C Bowman
    International Centre for Eye Health, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 43:936-40. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Should trichiasis surgery be offered in the village? A community randomised trial of village vs. health centre-based surgery
    R J Bowman
    International Centre for Eye Health, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 5:528-33. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Natural history of trachomatous scarring in The Gambia: results of a 12-year longitudinal follow-up
    R J Bowman
    International Centre for Eye Health, London, England, UK
    Ophthalmology 108:2219-24. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of lid surgery for trichiasis in the Gambia: surgical success and patient perceptions
    R J Bowman
    International Centre for Eye Health, London, UK
    Eye (Lond) 14:864-8. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint The long-term natural history of trachomatous trichiasis in the Gambia
    Matthew J Burton
    International Centre for Eye Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:847-52. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Operational evaluation of the use of photographs for grading active trachoma
    Anthony W Solomon
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:505-8. 2006

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Operational comparison of single-dose azithromycin and topical tetracycline for trachoma
    R J Bowman
    International Centre for Eye Health, London, United Kingdom National Eye Care Program of The Gambia, Banjul University of Maastricht Medical School, The Netherlands
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 41:4074-9. 2000
    ..It is believed, however, that azithromycin may be a more effective treatment in practice, and the purpose of this study was to test that hypothesis...
  2. pmc Longitudinal study of trachomatous trichiasis in the Gambia
    R J C Bowman
    International Centre for Eye Health, 11 43 Bath Street, London EC1V 9EL, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 86:339-43. 2002
    ..Investigation of the natural history of trachomatous trichiasis in the Gambia and of the outcome of self epilation and surgery for the condition...
  3. ncbi request reprint Non-trachomatous corneal opacities in the Gambia--aetiology and visual burden
    R J C Bowman
    International Centre for Eye Health London, UK
    Eye (Lond) 16:27-32. 2002
    ..This study aimed to investigate the aetiology of these opacities and to assess the resulting visual burden...
  4. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study of trachomatous trichiasis in The Gambia: barriers to acceptance of surgery
    Richard J C Bowman
    International Centre for Eye Health, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 43:936-40. 2002
    ..This study was conducted to investigate attitudes toward trichiasis and its treatment and to determine the rate of surgical uptake in The Gambia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Should trichiasis surgery be offered in the village? A community randomised trial of village vs. health centre-based surgery
    R J Bowman
    International Centre for Eye Health, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 5:528-33. 2000
    ..We conducted a randomised community trial to investigate the effect of providing surgery in villages on surgical uptake in The Gambia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Natural history of trachomatous scarring in The Gambia: results of a 12-year longitudinal follow-up
    R J Bowman
    International Centre for Eye Health, London, England, UK
    Ophthalmology 108:2219-24. 2001
    ..The planning of surgical services will be aided by the incidence figures generated by this study...
  7. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of lid surgery for trichiasis in the Gambia: surgical success and patient perceptions
    R J Bowman
    International Centre for Eye Health, London, UK
    Eye (Lond) 14:864-8. 2000
    ..CONCLUSION: Factors affecting surgical success, including surgical technique and re-exposure to infection, are discussed. This study provides important preliminary data for programme planners but larger prospective studies are required...
  8. ncbi request reprint The long-term natural history of trachomatous trichiasis in the Gambia
    Matthew J Burton
    International Centre for Eye Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:847-52. 2006
    ..Trachoma is the leading infectious cause of blindness. However, there are few data on the natural history of trachomatous trichiasis to guide program planning or that investigate its pathogenesis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Operational evaluation of the use of photographs for grading active trachoma
    Anthony W Solomon
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:505-8. 2006
    ..Either the signs TF and TI themselves are not as reliable as previously believed, or photographs should be used for their diagnosis only when reliability testing demonstrates better agreement than found here...