Jugnoo Rahi

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Childhood blindness: a UK epidemiological perspective
    J S Rahi
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Eye (Lond) 21:1249-53. 2007
  2. pmc Inferring myopia over the lifecourse from uncorrected distance visual acuity in childhood
    Phillippa M Cumberland
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:151-3. 2007
  3. pmc The improving outcomes in intermittent exotropia study: outcomes at 2 years after diagnosis in an observational cohort
    Deborah Buck
    Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    BMC Ophthalmol 12:1. 2012
  4. pmc Health services experiences of parents of recently diagnosed visually impaired children
    J S Rahi
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 89:213-8. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Myopia over the lifecourse: prevalence and early life influences in the 1958 British birth cohort
    Jugnoo S Rahi
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Ophthalmology 118:797-804. 2011
  6. pmc Does amblyopia affect educational, health, and social outcomes? Findings from 1958 British birth cohort
    J S Rahi
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH
    BMJ 332:820-5. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Capturing children and young people's perspectives to identify the content for a novel vision-related quality of life instrument
    Jugnoo S Rahi
    Medical Research Council Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Ophthalmology 118:819-24. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Improving detection of blindness in childhood: the British Childhood Vision Impairment study
    Jugnoo S Rahi
    University College London, Institute of Child Health, MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, 30 Guilford St, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Pediatrics 126:e895-903. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Visual impairment due to undiagnosed refractive error in working age adults in Britain
    J S Rahi
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 92:1190-4. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Visual impairment and vision-related quality of life in working-age adults: findings in the 1958 British birth cohort
    Jugnoo S Rahi
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, London, United Kingdom
    Ophthalmology 116:270-4. 2009

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint Childhood blindness: a UK epidemiological perspective
    J S Rahi
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Eye (Lond) 21:1249-53. 2007
    ..Highlight the key gaps in our knowledge in this area and identify some of the most pressing challenges in terms of research...
  2. pmc Inferring myopia over the lifecourse from uncorrected distance visual acuity in childhood
    Phillippa M Cumberland
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:151-3. 2007
    ..To report the usefulness of uncorrected distance visual acuity (DVA) at 16 years to "screen" for myopia status and to assess the lifetime risk of myopia, based on a national birth cohort...
  3. pmc The improving outcomes in intermittent exotropia study: outcomes at 2 years after diagnosis in an observational cohort
    Deborah Buck
    Institute of Neuroscience, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    BMC Ophthalmol 12:1. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate current patterns of management and outcomes of intermittent distance exotropia [X(T)] in the UK...
  4. pmc Health services experiences of parents of recently diagnosed visually impaired children
    J S Rahi
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 89:213-8. 2005
    ..To investigate the health service experiences and needs of parents in the period around diagnosis of ophthalmic disorders in their children...
  5. doi request reprint Myopia over the lifecourse: prevalence and early life influences in the 1958 British birth cohort
    Jugnoo S Rahi
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Ophthalmology 118:797-804. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Does amblyopia affect educational, health, and social outcomes? Findings from 1958 British birth cohort
    J S Rahi
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH
    BMJ 332:820-5. 2006
    ..To determine any association of amblyopia with diverse educational, health, and social outcomes in order to inform current debate about population screening for this condition...
  7. doi request reprint Capturing children and young people's perspectives to identify the content for a novel vision-related quality of life instrument
    Jugnoo S Rahi
    Medical Research Council Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Ophthalmology 118:819-24. 2011
    ..To describe a child-centered approach to identifying content for a novel self-report questionnaire for assessing vision-related quality of life (QoL) of visually impaired (VI) or blind (BL) children and young people...
  8. doi request reprint Improving detection of blindness in childhood: the British Childhood Vision Impairment study
    Jugnoo S Rahi
    University College London, Institute of Child Health, MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, 30 Guilford St, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Pediatrics 126:e895-903. 2010
    ..We investigated the patterns of presentation/detection and early treatment of a nationally representative cohort of children with severe visual impairment or blindness (SVI/BL) in 1 year (2000) in the United Kingdom...
  9. doi request reprint Visual impairment due to undiagnosed refractive error in working age adults in Britain
    J S Rahi
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 92:1190-4. 2008
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  10. doi request reprint Visual impairment and vision-related quality of life in working-age adults: findings in the 1958 British birth cohort
    Jugnoo S Rahi
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, London, United Kingdom
    Ophthalmology 116:270-4. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint Visual function in working-age adults: early life influences and associations with health and social outcomes
    Jugnoo S Rahi
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Ophthalmology 116:1866-71. 2009
    ..To investigate how visual function in mid-adult life is associated with health and social outcomes and, using life-course epidemiology, whether it is influenced by early life biological and social factors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Meeting the needs of parents around the time of diagnosis of disability among their children: evaluation of a novel program for information, support, and liaison by key workers
    Jugnoo S Rahi
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford St, London WC1N 1EH, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 114:e477-82. 2004
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  13. pmc Ascertainment of children with congenital cataract through the National Congenital Anomaly System in England and Wales
    J S Rahi
    Department of Paediatric Epidemiology, Institute of Child Health, Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Trust, London, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 85:1049-51. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to assess level of ascertainment by the NCAS of children with congenital cataract...
  14. ncbi request reprint Congenital and infantile cataract in the United Kingdom: underlying or associated factors. British Congenital Cataract Interest Group
    J S Rahi
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 41:2108-14. 2000
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  15. ncbi request reprint Improving the detection of childhood visual problems and eye disorders
    Jugnoo S Rahi
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, WC1N 1EH, London, UK
    Lancet 359:1083-4. 2002
  16. pmc National cross sectional study of detection of congenital and infantile cataract in the United Kingdom: role of childhood screening and surveillance. The British Congenital Cataract Interest Group
    J S Rahi
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH
    BMJ 318:362-5. 1999
    ..To determine the mode of detection and timing of ophthalmic assessment of a nationally representative group of children with congenital and infantile cataract...
  17. ncbi request reprint Risk, causes, and outcomes of visual impairment after loss of vision in the non-amblyopic eye: a population-based study
    Jugnoo Rahi
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Lancet 360:597-602. 2002
    ..We aimed to investigate the risk, causes, and outcomes of visual impairment attributable to loss of vision in the non-amblyopic eye...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prediction of improved vision in the amblyopic eye after visual loss in the non-amblyopic eye
    Jugnoo S Rahi
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Lancet 360:621-2. 2002
    ..These findings suggest there is some plasticity in the visual system of a few visually mature individuals with amblyopia, which warrants further study. Children should remain the focus of detection and treatment...
  19. ncbi request reprint Information sources and their use by parents of children with ophthalmic disorders
    Jugnoo S Rahi
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology, Institute of Child Health, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 44:2457-60. 2003
    ..However, little is known about the range of sources parents use to learn about their child's ophthalmic condition, which sources they find most useful, and how this relates to their understanding...
  20. ncbi request reprint Severe visual impairment and blindness in children in the UK
    Jugnoo S Rahi
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Department of Ophthalmology Visual Sciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, Great Ormond Street Hospital, UK
    Lancet 362:1359-65. 2003
    ..However, many countries do not have contemporary information about incidence and causes, from which the scope and priorities for prevention and treatment can be identified...
  21. pmc Engaging families in health services research on childhood visual impairment: barriers to, and degree and nature of bias in, participation
    J S Rahi
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Department of Ophthalmology, Institute of Child Health Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 88:782-7. 2004
    ..To investigate the barriers to, and degree and nature of bias in, participation in health services research by parents of children with visual impairment...
  22. ncbi request reprint Lifecourse influences on health among British adults: effects of region of residence in childhood and adulthood
    David P Strachan
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 36:522-31. 2007
    ..We examined inter-regional migrants in Britain to evaluate the relative importance of early and recent exposures for adult cardiorespiratory risk factors, mental ill-health and sensory function...
  23. pmc Factors associated with uptake of measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine (MMR) and use of single antigen vaccines in a contemporary UK cohort: prospective cohort study
    Anna Pearce
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH
    BMJ 336:754-7. 2008
    ..To estimate uptake of the combined measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine (MMR) and single antigen vaccines and explore factors associated with uptake and reasons for not using MMR...
  24. doi request reprint Does primary immunisation status predict MMR uptake?
    A Pearce
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 94:49-51. 2009
    ..To investigate the relationship between primary immunisation status and MMR uptake...
  25. doi request reprint Examining the relationship between maternal employment and health behaviours in 5-year-old British children
    S Sherburne Hawkins
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:999-1004. 2009
    ..Where mothers were employed, the relationships between flexible work arrangements and these health behaviours were also examined...
  26. doi request reprint Perceived and objective measures of the neighbourhood environment and overweight in preschool children and their mothers
    Summer Sherburne Hawkins
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:183-92. 2009
    ..The secondary aim was to assess whether moving residence confounded these relationships...
  27. doi request reprint Does childcare influence socioeconomic inequalities in unintentional injury? Findings from the UK Millennium Cohort Study
    A Pearce
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:161-6. 2010
    ..Little is known about the impact that non-parental care has on childhood unintentional injury and whether this varies by socioeconomic group...
  28. doi request reprint Risk factors for rapid weight gain in preschool children: findings from a UK-wide prospective study
    L J Griffiths
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:624-32. 2010
    ..To examine risk factors for rapid weight gain between 3 and 5 years of age...
  29. doi request reprint Feasibility of collecting oral fluid samples in the home setting to determine seroprevalence of infections in a large-scale cohort of preschool-aged children
    S E Bartington
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 137:211-8. 2009
    ..Formal interpreter support may be required to increase participation rates in surveys that collect biological samples from ethnic minorities...
  30. ncbi request reprint Life-course influences on health in British adults: effects of socio-economic position in childhood and adulthood
    Chris Power
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 36:532-9. 2007
    ..We assess whether childhood SEP influences disease risk in mid-life, separately from the effect of adult position, and establish how associations vary across multiple measures of disease risk...
  31. pmc Impact of congenital colour vision deficiency on education and unintentional injuries: findings from the 1958 British birth cohort
    P Cumberland
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH
    BMJ 329:1074-5. 2004
  32. ncbi request reprint The British Infantile and Childhood Glaucoma (BIG) Eye Study
    Maria Papadopoulos
    Richard Desmond Children s Eye Centre, Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:4100-6. 2007
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Residential mobility and uptake of childhood immunisations: findings from the UK Millennium Cohort Study
    Anna Pearce
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Vaccine 26:1675-80. 2008
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Capturing myopia and hypermetropia 'phenotypes' without formal refraction
    P M Cumberland
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Eye (Lond) 22:939-43. 2008
    ....
  35. pmc Impact of congenital colour vision defects on occupation
    P Cumberland
    Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 90:906-8. 2005
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint The importance of prenatal factors in childhood blindness in India
    J S Rahi
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 39:449-55. 1997
    ..This suggests that strategies to combat childhood blindness in India need to address concurrently both preventable and treatable causes. The need for aetiological studies, particularly on anophthalmos and microphthalmos, is highlighted...
  37. doi request reprint Cataract surgery and primary intraocular lens implantation in children < or = 2 years old in the UK and Ireland: finding of national surveys
    A L Solebo
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:1495-8. 2009
    ..Current patterns of practice relating to primary intraocular lens (IOL) implantation in children < or =2 years old in the UK and Ireland are investigated...
  38. ncbi request reprint Using multiple sources to improve and measure case ascertainment in surveillance studies: 20 years of the British Paediatric Surveillance Unit
    Rachel L Knowles
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 28:157-65. 2006
    ..This study investigated the effectiveness of using multiple source reporting and capture-recapture analysis to maximize case ascertainment in studies undertaken through the BPSU...
  39. ncbi request reprint The Roles of PAX6 and SOX2 in Myopia: lessons from the 1958 British Birth Cohort
    Claire L Simpson
    MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:4421-5. 2007
    ..The authors investigated the roles of PAX6 and SOX2 in common myopia as part of a broader association study of refractive error...