Cathy Williams

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bristol
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Common visual defects and peer victimization in children
    Jeremy Horwood
    Department of Community Medicine, Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 46:1177-81. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Amblyopia: contemporary clinical issues
    Cathy Williams
    Bristol Eye Hospital, Bristol, UK
    Strabismus 14:43-50. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Screening for refractive errors with the Topcon PR2000 Pediatric Refractometer
    C Williams
    Dept of Ophthalmology, Bristol Eye Hospital, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 41:1031-7. 2000
  4. pmc Visual perceptual difficulties and under-achievement at school in a large community-based sample of children
    Cathy Williams
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e14772. 2011
  5. doi request reprint A comparison of measures of reading and intelligence as risk factors for the development of myopia in a UK cohort of children
    C Williams
    Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 92:1117-21. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for common vision problems in children: data from the ALSPAC study
    C Williams
    Centre for Child and Academic Health, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 92:959-64. 2008
  7. pmc The timing of patching treatment and a child's wellbeing
    C Williams
    Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 90:670-1. 2006
  8. pmc Amblyopia treatment outcomes after preschool screening v school entry screening: observational data from a prospective cohort study
    C Williams
    Division of Child Health, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 87:988-93. 2003
  9. pmc Amblyopia treatment outcomes after screening before or at age 3 years: follow up from randomised trial
    C Williams
    Division of Child Health, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1TQ
    BMJ 324:1549. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Stereoacuity at age 3.5 y in children born full-term is associated with prenatal and postnatal dietary factors: a report from a population-based cohort study
    C Williams
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 73:316-22. 2001

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Common visual defects and peer victimization in children
    Jeremy Horwood
    Department of Community Medicine, Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 46:1177-81. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Amblyopia: contemporary clinical issues
    Cathy Williams
    Bristol Eye Hospital, Bristol, UK
    Strabismus 14:43-50. 2006
    ..Lastly, we consider the disability arising from strabismus, again from a psychological perspective, and find that on a range of psychosocial well-being indicators, strabismus surgery results in significant gains...
  3. ncbi request reprint Screening for refractive errors with the Topcon PR2000 Pediatric Refractometer
    C Williams
    Dept of Ophthalmology, Bristol Eye Hospital, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 41:1031-7. 2000
    ..The present study was conducted to determine the accuracy of the device in a largely clinical population...
  4. pmc Visual perceptual difficulties and under-achievement at school in a large community-based sample of children
    Cathy Williams
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e14772. 2011
    ..However, there are few data regarding the range of visual perceptual abilities in populations of normal children, or on the impact of these abilities on children's day-to-day functioning...
  5. doi request reprint A comparison of measures of reading and intelligence as risk factors for the development of myopia in a UK cohort of children
    C Williams
    Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 92:1117-21. 2008
    ..Evidence suggests that reading may be an important risk factor for myopia, but recent reports find that performance in non-verbal intelligence tests may be more important or that near-work is not associated with myopia...
  6. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for common vision problems in children: data from the ALSPAC study
    C Williams
    Centre for Child and Academic Health, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 92:959-64. 2008
    ..To estimate the distribution and predictors of some common visual problems (strabismus, amblyopia, hypermetropia) within a population-based cohort of children at the age of 7 years...
  7. pmc The timing of patching treatment and a child's wellbeing
    C Williams
    Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 90:670-1. 2006
  8. pmc Amblyopia treatment outcomes after preschool screening v school entry screening: observational data from a prospective cohort study
    C Williams
    Division of Child Health, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 87:988-93. 2003
    ..Data collected within a birth cohort study were used to examine visual outcomes at 7(1/2) years in children who did or did not receive preschool vision screening...
  9. pmc Amblyopia treatment outcomes after screening before or at age 3 years: follow up from randomised trial
    C Williams
    Division of Child Health, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 1TQ
    BMJ 324:1549. 2002
    ..To assess the effectiveness of early treatment for amblyopia in children...
  10. ncbi request reprint Stereoacuity at age 3.5 y in children born full-term is associated with prenatal and postnatal dietary factors: a report from a population-based cohort study
    C Williams
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 73:316-22. 2001
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Screening for amblyopia in preschool children: results of a population-based, randomised controlled trial. ALSPAC Study Team. Avon Longitudinal Study of Pregnancy and Childhood
    C Williams
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bristol, UK
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 8:279-95. 2001
    ..In this study, an intensive programme comprising several different screening methods, used at different ages up to 37 months, was compared with the usual practice of visual surveillance and ad hoc referrals...
  12. doi request reprint Ophthalmic abnormalities in children with developmental coordination disorder
    Alexandra L Creavin
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Clifton, Bristol, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 56:164-70. 2014
    ..To explore associations between developmental coordination disorder (DCD) and ophthalmic abnormalities in children aged 7 to 8 years...
  13. doi request reprint Are there inequities in the utilisation of childhood eye-care services in relation to socio-economic status? Evidence from the ALSPAC cohort
    M Majeed
    Department of Social Medicine, Canynge Hall, Bristol, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 92:965-9. 2008
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Body stature growth trajectories during childhood and the development of myopia
    Kate Northstone
    School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Ophthalmology 120:1064-73.e1. 2013
    ..We investigated whether height and weight growth trajectories from birth to age 10 years were related to refractive error at ages 11 and 15 years, and eye size at age 15 years...
  15. pmc Myopia and later physical activity in adolescence: a prospective study
    K Deere
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    Br J Sports Med 43:542-4. 2009
    ..To investigate associations between objectively measured physical activity (PA) and myopia in children...
  16. pmc Treatment of unilateral visual impairment on preschool vision screening: mild amblyopia should still be treated
    Richard Harrad
    BMJ 328:348; author reply 348-9. 2004
  17. ncbi request reprint Risk, causes and outcomes of visual impairment after loss of vision in the non-amblyopic eye, a population-based study, by J. S. Rahi, S. Logan, C. Timms, I. Russel-Eggitt, and D. Taylor. Lancet 360:597-602, 2002
    Richard Harrad
    Surv Ophthalmol 48:235. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Prediction of improved vision in the amblyopic eye after visual loss in the non-amblyopic eye, by J.S. Rahi, S. Logan, M. Cortina-Borja, C. Timms, I. Russel-Eggit, and D. Taylor. Lancet 360: 597-602, 2002
    Richard Harrad
    Surv Ophthalmol 48:235-6. 2003
  19. pmc Impact of size at birth on the microvasculature: the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children
    Robyn J Tapp
    International Centre for Circulatory Health, NHLI, Imperial College London, St Mary s Campus, London W2 1LA, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 120:e1225-8. 2007
    ..The impact of early life factors on the microvasculature is relatively unknown...
  20. pmc Randot Preschool Stereoacuity Test: normative data and validity
    Eileen Birch
    Retina Foundation of the Southwest, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J AAPOS 12:23-6. 2008
    ..Here we report extensive normative and validity data for the final version of the test. In addition, we report normative data for a new, fourth book that adds finer disparities...
  21. ncbi request reprint Maternal seafood consumption in pregnancy and neurodevelopmental outcomes in childhood (ALSPAC study): an observational cohort study
    Joseph R Hibbeln
    Laboratory of Membrane Biophysics and Biochemistry, US National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, US National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20952, USA
    Lancet 369:578-85. 2007
    ..We used the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC) to assess the possible benefits and hazards to a child's development of different levels of maternal seafood intake during pregnancy...