J R Evans

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Advice about diet and smoking for people with or at risk of age-related macular degeneration: a cross-sectional survey of eye care professionals in the UK
    John G Lawrenson
    Division of Optometry and Visual Science, City University London, Northampton Square, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:564. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Ginkgo biloba extract for age-related macular degeneration
    Jennifer R Evans
    Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group, ICEH, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD001775. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements for slowing the progression of age-related macular degeneration
    Jennifer R Evans
    Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group, ICEH, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD000254. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements for preventing age-related macular degeneration
    Jennifer R Evans
    Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group, ICEH, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD000253. 2012
  5. pmc Is the NEI-VFQ-25 a useful tool in identifying visual impairment in an elderly population?
    Christopher G Owen
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW17 0RE, UK
    BMC Ophthalmol 6:24. 2006
  6. pmc Hospital admissions in older people with visual impairment in Britain
    Jennifer R Evans
    International Centre for Eye Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Ophthalmol 8:16. 2008
  7. pmc 28,000 Cases of age related macular degeneration causing visual loss in people aged 75 years and above in the United Kingdom may be attributable to smoking
    J R Evans
    International Centre for Eye Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 89:550-3. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Risk of admission to a nursing home among older people with visual impairment in Great Britain
    Jennifer R Evans
    International Centre for Eye Health, Non Communicable DiseaseEpidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1428-33. 2008
  9. pmc Prevalence of visual impairment in people aged 75 years and older in Britain: results from the MRC trial of assessment and management of older people in the community
    J R Evans
    Department of Epidemiology and International Eye Health, Institute of Ophthalmology, London, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 86:795-800. 2002
  10. pmc Causes of visual impairment in people aged 75 years and older in Britain: an add-on study to the MRC Trial of Assessment and Management of Older People in the Community
    J R Evans
    Department of Epidemiology and International Eye Health, Institute of Ophthalmology, London, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 88:365-70. 2004

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Publications13

  1. pmc Advice about diet and smoking for people with or at risk of age-related macular degeneration: a cross-sectional survey of eye care professionals in the UK
    John G Lawrenson
    Division of Optometry and Visual Science, City University London, Northampton Square, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:564. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to conduct a cross-sectional survey of the current practice of UK eye care professionals in relation to advice given on diet and other lifestyle modifications for patients with or at risk of AMD...
  2. doi request reprint Ginkgo biloba extract for age-related macular degeneration
    Jennifer R Evans
    Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group, ICEH, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD001775. 2013
    ..Vascular factors and oxidative damage are thought to be two potential mechanisms in the pathology of age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  3. doi request reprint Antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements for slowing the progression of age-related macular degeneration
    Jennifer R Evans
    Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group, ICEH, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD000254. 2012
    ..Higher dietary levels of antioxidant vitamins and minerals may reduce the risk of progression of age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  4. doi request reprint Antioxidant vitamin and mineral supplements for preventing age-related macular degeneration
    Jennifer R Evans
    Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group, ICEH, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD000253. 2012
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  5. pmc Is the NEI-VFQ-25 a useful tool in identifying visual impairment in an elderly population?
    Christopher G Owen
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW17 0RE, UK
    BMC Ophthalmol 6:24. 2006
    ..The use of self-report questionnaires to substitute for visual acuity measurement has been limited. We examined the association between visual impairment and self reported visual function in a population sample of older people in the UK...
  6. pmc Hospital admissions in older people with visual impairment in Britain
    Jennifer R Evans
    International Centre for Eye Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Ophthalmol 8:16. 2008
    ..We aimed to assess the risk of hospital admission associated with visual impairment in a representative sample of older people living in the community in Britain...
  7. pmc 28,000 Cases of age related macular degeneration causing visual loss in people aged 75 years and above in the United Kingdom may be attributable to smoking
    J R Evans
    International Centre for Eye Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 89:550-3. 2005
    ..Age related macular degeneration (AMD) causing visual impairment is common in older people. Previous studies have identified smoking as a risk factor for AMD. However, there is limited information for the older population in Britain...
  8. doi request reprint Risk of admission to a nursing home among older people with visual impairment in Great Britain
    Jennifer R Evans
    International Centre for Eye Health, Non Communicable DiseaseEpidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1428-33. 2008
    ..To assess the risk of nursing home admission in a representative sample of older, visually impaired, community-dwelling people 75 years and older living in Great Britain...
  9. pmc Prevalence of visual impairment in people aged 75 years and older in Britain: results from the MRC trial of assessment and management of older people in the community
    J R Evans
    Department of Epidemiology and International Eye Health, Institute of Ophthalmology, London, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 86:795-800. 2002
    ..To measure the prevalence of visual impairment in a large representative sample of people aged 75 years and over participating in the MRC trial of assessment and management of older people in the community...
  10. pmc Causes of visual impairment in people aged 75 years and older in Britain: an add-on study to the MRC Trial of Assessment and Management of Older People in the Community
    J R Evans
    Department of Epidemiology and International Eye Health, Institute of Ophthalmology, London, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 88:365-70. 2004
    ..It is important to know the causes of visual impairment to develop health service and research priorities. The authors aimed to identify the causes of visual impairment in people aged 75 years and older in Britain...
  11. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for age-related macular degeneration
    J R Evans
    Department of Epidemiology and International Eye Health, Institute of Ophthalmology, Bath Street, EC1V 9EL, London, UK
    Prog Retin Eye Res 20:227-53. 2001
    ..This may either be achieved by adding on macular degeneration studies to large cohort studies already in place, or by pooling data from smaller studies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Postoperative astigmatism after intracapsular cataract surgery: results of a randomised controlled trial in Nepal
    D Nag
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Indian J Ophthalmol 49:31-5. 2001
    ..8%) (95%CI 86.0%-91.6%) in AC IOL group and 348 (83.5%) (95%CI 79.9%-87.1%) in AS group. CONCLUSION: Astigmatism is common after intracapsular cataract extraction. Insertion of an anterior chamber IOL increases the risk of astigmatism...