Lisa Keay

Summary

Affiliation: The George Institute for International Health
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Routine preoperative medical testing for cataract surgery
    Lisa Keay
    Injury Division, George Institute for International Health, P O Box M201 Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 2050
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2009
  2. pmc Unintentional injury mortality in India, 2005: nationally representative mortality survey of 1.1 million homes
    Jagnoor Jagnoor
    Centre for Global Health Research, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:487. 2012
  3. doi request reprint A randomized clinical trial to evaluate ready-made spectacles in an adult population in India
    Lisa Keay
    Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 39:877-88. 2010
  4. pmc Urban and rural differences in older drivers' failure to stop at stop signs
    Lisa Keay
    Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, United States
    Accid Anal Prev 41:995-1000. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Signs, symptoms, and comorbidities in contact lens-related microbial keratitis
    Lisa Keay
    Vision Cooperative Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydeney, New South Wales, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 86:803-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Studies of contact lens-related microbial keratitis in Australia and New Zealand: new learnings
    Fiona Stapleton
    Institute for Eye Research, Sydney, Australia
    Eye Contact Lens 33:354-7; discussion 362-3. 2007
  7. pmc Older drivers and rapid deceleration events: Salisbury Eye Evaluation Driving Study
    Lisa Keay
    The George Institute for Global Health, The University of Sydney, Level 7, 341 George Street, Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 58:279-85. 2013
  8. pmc Visual and cognitive deficits predict stopping or restricting driving: the Salisbury Eye Evaluation Driving Study (SEEDS)
    Lisa Keay
    Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:107-13. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Risk factors for moderate and severe microbial keratitis in daily wear contact lens users
    Fiona Stapleton
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmology 119:1516-21. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Surveillance of contact lens related microbial keratitis in Australia and New Zealand: multi-source case-capture and cost-effectiveness
    Lisa Keay
    Institute for Eye Research, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 14:343-50. 2007

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Publications63

  1. pmc Routine preoperative medical testing for cataract surgery
    Lisa Keay
    Injury Division, George Institute for International Health, P O Box M201 Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 2050
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2009
    ..It is likely that routine preoperative medical testing will detect medical conditions, but it is questionable whether these conditions should preclude individuals from cataract surgery or change their perioperative management...
  2. pmc Unintentional injury mortality in India, 2005: nationally representative mortality survey of 1.1 million homes
    Jagnoor Jagnoor
    Centre for Global Health Research, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:487. 2012
    ..However, no reliable nationally representative estimates of unintentional injury deaths are available. Thus, we examined unintentional injury deaths in a nationally representative mortality survey...
  3. doi request reprint A randomized clinical trial to evaluate ready-made spectacles in an adult population in India
    Lisa Keay
    Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 39:877-88. 2010
    ..Ready-made spectacles (RMS) have advantages; however, visual performance and satisfaction has not been evaluated...
  4. pmc Urban and rural differences in older drivers' failure to stop at stop signs
    Lisa Keay
    Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, United States
    Accid Anal Prev 41:995-1000. 2009
    ..In this cohort failure to stop at stop signs was not explained by poor vision or cognition. Conversely in urban areas, those who have visual field loss appear to be more cautious at stop signs...
  5. doi request reprint Signs, symptoms, and comorbidities in contact lens-related microbial keratitis
    Lisa Keay
    Vision Cooperative Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydeney, New South Wales, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 86:803-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize the clinical signs, symptoms, and ocular and systemic comorbidities in a large case series of contact lens-related microbial keratitis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Studies of contact lens-related microbial keratitis in Australia and New Zealand: new learnings
    Fiona Stapleton
    Institute for Eye Research, Sydney, Australia
    Eye Contact Lens 33:354-7; discussion 362-3. 2007
    ....
  7. pmc Older drivers and rapid deceleration events: Salisbury Eye Evaluation Driving Study
    Lisa Keay
    The George Institute for Global Health, The University of Sydney, Level 7, 341 George Street, Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 58:279-85. 2013
    ..In conclusion, contrary to our hypothesis, older drivers who perform rapid decelerations tend to be more "fit", with better measures of vision and cognition compared to those who do not have events of rapid deceleration...
  8. pmc Visual and cognitive deficits predict stopping or restricting driving: the Salisbury Eye Evaluation Driving Study (SEEDS)
    Lisa Keay
    Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:107-13. 2009
    ..To determine the visual and other factors that predict stopping or restricting driving in older drivers...
  9. doi request reprint Risk factors for moderate and severe microbial keratitis in daily wear contact lens users
    Fiona Stapleton
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmology 119:1516-21. 2012
    ..To establish risk factors for moderate and severe microbial keratitis among daily contact lens (CL) wearers in Australia...
  10. ncbi request reprint Surveillance of contact lens related microbial keratitis in Australia and New Zealand: multi-source case-capture and cost-effectiveness
    Lisa Keay
    Institute for Eye Research, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 14:343-50. 2007
    ..To evaluate a multi-source surveillance system used in a 12-month study of contact lens related microbial keratitis in Australia and New Zealand...
  11. pmc Predictors of lane-change errors in older drivers
    Cynthia A Munro
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Meyer 218, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:457-64. 2010
    ..To determine the factors that predict errors in executing proper lane changes among older drivers...
  12. doi request reprint The incidence of contact lens-related microbial keratitis in Australia
    Fiona Stapleton
    Institute for Eye Research, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmology 115:1655-62. 2008
    ..To establish the absolute risk of contact lens (CL)-related microbial keratitis, the incidence of vision loss and risk factors for disease...
  13. doi request reprint Visual function after correction of distance refractive error with ready-made and custom spectacles: a randomized clinical trial
    Christopher J Brady
    Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ophthalmology 119:2014-20. 2012
    ..To evaluate patient-reported outcome measures with the use of ready-made spectacles (RMS) and custom spectacles (CS) in an adult population in India with uncorrected refractive error (URE)...
  14. doi request reprint Increase in best practice child car restraint use for children aged 2-5 years in low socioeconomic areas after introduction of mandatory child restraint laws
    Julie Brown
    Neuroscience Research Australia and School of Medical Science, University of New South Wales, NSW
    Aust N Z J Public Health 37:272-7. 2013
    ..To examine changes in child car restraint practices in low socioeconomic areas following the introduction of mandatory child car restraint legislation in New South Wales (NSW), Australia...
  15. pmc Poor sense of direction is associated with constricted driving space in older drivers
    Kathleen A Turano
    Wilmer Eye Institute, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Wilmer Room 129, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 64:348-55. 2009
    ..The SBSOD score also showed a significant association with women's self-reported driving restriction. The findings emphasize the need to explore the role of psychological factors, and include gender, in driving studies and models...
  16. ncbi request reprint An early assessment of silicone hydrogel safety: pearls and pitfalls, and current status
    Lisa Keay
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Eye Contact Lens 33:358-61; discussion 362-3. 2007
    ..Finally, the relevance of this information is discussed to practitioners and contact lens wearers making choices about the risks and benefits of different products and how they are used...
  17. doi request reprint Vision and driving status of older Australians with cataract: an investigation of public hospital waiting lists
    Lisa Keay
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Clin Exp Optom 99:449-55. 2016
    ..Although cataract surgery can restore sight, lengthy waiting times are common in public hospitals in Australia. We investigated the driving status of older people during their surgical waiting period...
  18. doi request reprint Buckle up safely (shoalhaven): a process and impact evaluation of a pragmatic, multifaceted preschool-based pilot program to increase correct use of age-appropriate child restraints
    Kate Hunter
    a The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Traffic Inj Prev 15:483-90. 2014
    ..To conduct a process and impact evaluation of a multifaceted education-based pilot program targeting correct use of age-appropriate restraints in a regional setting with a high proportion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families...
  19. pmc Sex differences in cognition in healthy elderly individuals
    Cynthia A Munro
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 19:759-68. 2012
    ..Our finding that the pattern of sex differences in cognition observed in young adults is observed in old age has implications for future studies of both healthy elderly individuals and of those with cognitive disorders...
  20. doi request reprint Grading contact lens-related microbial keratitis: relevance to disease burden
    Lisa Keay
    Institute for Eye Research and Vision Cooperative Research Centre and School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 85:531-7. 2008
    ..To describe a clinical grading system for epidemiological investigation of presumed contact lens related microbial keratitis (MK) and investigate the relationship to associated costs and disease duration...
  21. pmc Naturalistic rapid deceleration data: Drivers aged 75 years and older
    Anna Chevalier
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Rd, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    Data Brief 9:909-916. 2016
    ..The methods and data presented here may assist with planning and analysis of future studies into rapid deceleration behaviour using in-vehicle monitoring...
  22. doi request reprint The epidemiology of microbial keratitis with silicone hydrogel contact lenses
    Fiona Stapleton
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Eye Contact Lens 39:79-85. 2013
    ..Consideration of an early adopter effect with studies involving new materials and modalities and further investigation of the impact of second-generation silicone hydrogel materials is warranted...
  23. ncbi request reprint A population survey of the penetrance of contact lens wear in Australia: rationale, methodology and results
    Katie Edwards
    Institute for Eye Research, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 16:275-80. 2009
    ..A population based, cross-sectional telephone survey was conducted to estimate the total penetrance of contact lens wear in Australia...
  24. doi request reprint While We Waited: Incidence and Predictors of Falls in Older Adults With Cataract
    Anna Palagyi
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 57:6003-6010. 2016
    ..Although cataract surgery can restore sight, lengthy wait times are common for public patients in many high-income countries. This study reports incidence and predictors of falls in older people with cataract during their surgical wait...
  25. pmc Evaluation of an education, restraint distribution, and fitting program to promote correct use of age-appropriate child restraints for children aged 3 to 5 years: a cluster randomized trial
    Lisa Keay
    The George Institute for Global Health and the Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Am J Public Health 102:e96-102. 2012
    ..We evaluated an education, distribution, and fitting program for increasing age-appropriate and correct child restraint use...
  26. doi request reprint Fear of falling and physical function in older adults with cataract: Exploring the role of vision as a moderator
    Anna Palagyi
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, Sydney, New South Wales
    Geriatr Gerontol Int . 2016
    ..To examine fear of falling and associated factors in a cohort of older adults with cataract, and investigate the interplay of vision and physical function with respect to fear of falling...
  27. doi request reprint Immune defense single nucleotide polymorphisms and recruitment strategies associated with contact lens keratitis
    Nicole A Carnt
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmology 119:1997-2002. 2012
    ..To determine the association of single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) of defensin 1B and toll-like receptor 4 with contact lens keratitis susceptibility and severity, and to understand the factors that influence study participation...
  28. pmc Predictors of early acceptance of free spectacles provided to junior high school students in China
    Lisa Keay
    Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 128:1328-34. 2010
    ..To examine factors influencing adherence to spectacle wear and perceived value within a prospective 1-month trial of ready-made and custom spectacles in school-aged children with uncorrected refractive error in urban China...
  29. doi request reprint Validation of a visual function and quality of life instrument in an urban Indian population with uncorrected refractive error using Rasch analysis
    Christopher J Brady
    Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 17:282-91. 2010
    ..To develop and validate a patient-reported outcome measure of refractive error for persons living in developing countries...
  30. pmc Program fidelity measures associated with an effective child restraint program: Buckle-Up Safely
    Kate Hunter
    Kate Hunter, Lisa Keay, and Rebecca Q Ivers are with the Injury Division, The George Institute for Global Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia Judy M Simpson is with the Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney Julie Brown and Lynne E Bilston are with Neuroscience Research Australia, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Louise Cosgrove and Maureen Fegan are with Kids and Traffic Road Safety Education Program, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia Mark Stevenson is with the Accident Research Center, Monash Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Am J Public Health 105:584-90. 2015
    ..We sought to identify the program fidelity factors associated with successful implementation of the Buckle-Up Safely program, targeting correct use of age-appropriate child car restraints...
  31. doi request reprint Fall related injuries: a retrospective medical review study in North India
    Jagnoor Jagnoor
    The George Institute for Global Health, Injury Division, Level 7, 341 George Street, Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia
    Injury 43:1996-2000. 2012
    ..However, very little is known about the context and characteristics of such falls. The aim of this study was to describe the context and characteristics of fall related injuries in patients admitted to hospital for fall injury...
  32. pmc Naturalistic speeding data: Drivers aged 75 years and older
    Anna Chevalier
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, GPO Box 5389, Sydney, NSW 2001, Australia
    Data Brief 8:136-41. 2016
    ..The data contains a row per 124,374 speed events. This article contains information about data processing and quality control. ..
  33. doi request reprint Effects of a Safe Transportation Educational Program for Older Drivers on Driving Exposure and Community Participation: A Randomized Controlled Trial
    Kristy Coxon
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc . 2016
    ..To ascertain whether a safe-transportation program can change driving exposure while maintaining community participation of older drivers...
  34. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of contact lens-related inflammation and microbial keratitis: a 20-year perspective
    Lisa Keay
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Eye Contact Lens 33:346-53, discussion 362-3. 2007
    ..This article summarizes data from such studies that address incidence and risk factors for this condition. Estimates of risk and associated predisposing factors have been quite consistent over time, geography and study design...
  35. ncbi request reprint Microbial keratitis predisposing factors and morbidity
    Lisa Keay
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmology 113:109-16. 2006
    ..To examine predisposing factors, treatment costs, and visual outcome of microbial keratitis in an ophthalmic casualty and inpatient population...
  36. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of contact lens related infiltrates
    Fiona Stapleton
    Vision Cooperative Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 84:257-72. 2007
    ..An understanding of the risks and contributory factors to these conditions is important for practitioners and will enable an informed choice of safer lens wear modalities, wear schedules, and hygiene regimes to be made...
  37. pmc A randomized trial to evaluate the effectiveness of an individual, education-based safe transport program for drivers aged 75 years and older
    Lisa Keay
    The George Institute for Global Health, PO Box M201, Missenden Rd, Camperdown, NSW, 2050, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:106. 2013
    ..The aim of this trial is to examine the effectiveness of a safe transport program for drivers aged 75 years and older at reducing driving exposure but maintaining mobility...
  38. pmc Routine preoperative medical testing for cataract surgery
    Lisa Keay
    Injury Division, The George Institute for Global Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2012
    ..It is likely that routine preoperative medical testing will detect medical conditions, but it is questionable whether these conditions should preclude individuals from cataract surgery or change their perioperative management...
  39. doi request reprint Pilot study of contact lens practitioner risk-taking propensity
    Nicole Carnt
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 88:E981-7. 2011
    ..Other factors associated with high practitioner risk taking and larger volume contact lens practices were also investigated...
  40. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of evidence-based guidelines on contact lens-related microbial keratitis
    Lisa Keay
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Cont Lens Anterior Eye 31:3-12. 2008
    ..To assess the response to clinical guidelines based on recent epidemiological studies of contact lens-related microbial keratitis...
  41. doi request reprint Seat belt repositioning and use of vehicle seat cushions is increased among older drivers aged 75 years and older with morbidities
    Julie Brown
    NeuRA Injury Prevention Research Centre, Neuroscience Research Australia and School of Medical Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Australas J Ageing . 2016
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms in older adults awaiting cataract surgery
    Anna Palagyi
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Clin Exp Ophthalmol . 2016
    ..To assess the prevalence and predictors of depressive symptoms in a cohort of older adults awaiting cataract surgery and establish threshold vision at which depressive symptoms may emerge...
  43. doi request reprint Risk factors, incidence, consequences and prevention strategies for falls and fall-injury within older indigenous populations: a systematic review
    Caroline Lukaszyk
    Injury Division, The George Institute for Global Health, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 40:564-568. 2016
    ..To examine the risk factors, incidence, consequences and existing prevention strategies for falls and fall-related injury in older indigenous people...
  44. pmc Postcataract surgery endophthalmitis in the United States: analysis of the complete 2003 to 2004 Medicare database of cataract surgeries
    Lisa Keay
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ophthalmology 119:914-22. 2012
    ..To estimate endophthalmitis incidence after cataract surgery nationally and at the state level in 2003 and 2004 and to explore risk factors...
  45. doi request reprint Behind the Wheel: Predictors of Driving Exposure in Older Drivers
    Kristy Coxon
    George Institute For Global Health, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 63:1137-45. 2015
    ..To explore and deepen understanding of factors influencing driving exposure for older drivers...
  46. doi request reprint Higher risk taking propensity of contact lens wearers is associated with less compliance
    Nicole Carnt
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Cont Lens Anterior Eye 34:202-6. 2011
    ..To determine whether risk taking personality is associated with compliance in contact lens wear, and how practitioner perception of compliance compares with wearer risk taking and non-compliant behaviour...
  47. pmc Childhood and adult mortality from unintentional falls in India
    Jagnoor Jagnoor
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 89:733-40. 2011
    ..To estimate fall-related mortality by type of fall in India...
  48. doi request reprint The importance of context in logic model construction for a multi-site community-based Aboriginal driver licensing program
    Patricia Cullen
    The George Institute for Global Health, Level 3, 50 Bridge Street, Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia School of Public Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Australia
    Eval Program Plann 57:8-15. 2016
    ..The Driving Change program was developed to provide culturally responsive licensing services that engage Aboriginal communities and build local capacity...
  49. doi request reprint Seat belt use and fit among drivers aged 75 years and older in their own vehicles
    Cameron K Fong
    a Neuroscience Research Australia, University of New South Wales, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Traffic Inj Prev 17:142-50. 2016
    ..This article aims to describe seat belt wearing patterns and quality of seat belt fit among drivers aged 75 years and older. A secondary aim is to explore associations between body shape, comfort, and seat belt use patterns...
  50. doi request reprint Falls in Older people with Cataract, a longitudinal evalUation of impact and riSk: the FOCUS study protocol
    Lisa Keay
    Injury Division, The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Inj Prev 20:e7. 2014
    ....
  51. doi request reprint The penetrance and characteristics of contact lens wear in Australia
    Katie Edwards
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, Sydney, NSW, Australia School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of New South Wales, Kensington, NSW, Australia Vision CRC, Sydney, NSW, Australia Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Clin Exp Optom 97:48-54. 2014
    ..A population-based, cross-sectional telephone survey was conducted to estimate the penetrance and characteristics of contact lens wear in Australia...
  52. doi request reprint Multicenter case-control study of the role of lens materials and care products on the development of corneal infiltrates
    Robin L Chalmers
    George Institute For Global Health, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 89:316-25. 2012
    ..To evaluate the association of symptomatic soft contact lens (SCL)-related corneal infiltrative events (CIEs) with SCL material, lens care products (LCPs), and other risk factors...
  53. ncbi request reprint Differences in clinical parameters and tear film of tolerant and intolerant contact lens wearers
    Melissa J Glasson
    Co operative Research Centre for Eye Research and Technology, School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of New South Wales, Kensington, NSW 2052, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 44:5116-24. 2003
    ..To determine whether intolerance to contact lens wear is attributable to clinical or protein characteristics of the tear film...
  54. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of surveillance methods for an epidemiological study of contact lens related microbial keratitis
    Lisa Keay
    Cornea and Contact Lens Research Unit, School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Clin Exp Ophthalmol 32:349-53. 2004
    ..To evaluate surveillance methods in a pilot epidemiological study of contact lens related microbial keratitis (MK) cases identified by ophthalmic practitioners in Australia and New Zealand between May and August 2003 inclusive...
  55. doi request reprint Estimating a just-noticeable difference for ocular comfort in contact lens wearers
    Eric B Papas
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:4390-4. 2011
    ..To estimate the just-noticeable difference (JND) in ocular comfort rating by human, contact lens-wearing subjects using 1 to 100 numerical scales...
  56. doi request reprint Fall prevention services for older Aboriginal people: investigating availability and acceptability
    Caroline Lukaszyk
    The George Institute for Global Health, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Public Health Res Pract 26:. 2016
    ..Despite this, it is unknown whether older Aboriginal people access available fall prevention programs, or whether these programs are effective or acceptable to this population...
  57. doi request reprint Functioning and health-related quality of life following injury in older people: a systematic review
    Katherine Brown
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Inj Prev . 2017
    ..The aim of this review was to describe the evidence for postinjury functioning and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in older people...
  58. doi request reprint DriveSafe and DriveAware Assessment Tools Are a Measure of Driving-Related Function and Predicts Self-Reported Restriction for Older Drivers
    Claire Allan
    Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Appl Gerontol 35:583-600. 2016
    ..08, p < .0001). Our data suggest that DriveSafe and DriveAware are sensitive to deficits in vision and cognition, and drivers with worse DriveSafe scores self-report restricting their driving. ..
  59. doi request reprint A qualitative study on the perceptions of preventing falls as a health priority among older people in Northern India
    Jagnoor Jagnoor
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Inj Prev 20:29-34. 2014
    ..This study was undertaken to explore the perceptions of older people regarding the risk of falls and understanding of fall prevention programmes...
  60. ncbi request reprint Changes in myopia with low-Dk hydrogel and high-Dk silicone hydrogel extended wear
    Isabelle Jalbert
    The Cooperative Research Centre for Eye Research and Technology, School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 81:591-6. 2004
    ..This study compared changes in myopia between wearers of high-oxygen permeability (Dk) silicone hydrogel lenses and low-Dk hydrogel lenses after 1 year of extended wear (EW)...
  61. pmc Barricades and brickwalls--a qualitative study exploring perceptions of medication use and deprescribing in long-term care
    Anna Palagyi
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    BMC Geriatr 16:15. 2016
    ..The RELEASE study sought to explore perceptions of medication use and the concept of deprescribing in LTCFs...
  62. doi request reprint Can the Alexander Technique improve balance and mobility in older adults with visual impairments? A randomized controlled trial
    Michael Gleeson
    Injury Division, The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Australia
    Clin Rehabil 29:244-60. 2015
    ..To investigate the impact of Alexander Technique lessons on balance and mobility in older adults with visual impairments...
  63. pmc Behind the wheel: community consultation informs adaptation of safe-transport program for older drivers
    Kristy Coxon
    Occupational Therapy, School of Science and Health, Western Sydney University, Penrith, NSW, Australia
    BMC Res Notes 8:764. 2015
    ..While self-regulation is a promising tool to promote road safety, more research is required to optimise programs...