P Mitchell

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of hyperopia and associations with eye findings in 6- and 12-year-olds
    Jenny M Ip
    Department of Ophthalmology Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Hospital, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmology 115:678-685.e1. 2008
  2. pmc Dual sensory impairment in older adults increases the risk of mortality: a population-based study
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e55054. 2013
  3. pmc Language barrier and its relationship to diabetes and diabetic retinopathy
    Yingfeng Zheng
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore National Eye Centre, 11 Third Hospital Ave, 05 00, Singapore, 168751, Singapore
    BMC Public Health 12:781. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Influence of high glycemic index and glycemic load diets on blood pressure during adolescence
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Hypertension 59:1272-7. 2012
  5. pmc Comparison of age-specific cataract prevalence in two population-based surveys 6 years apart
    Ava Grace Tan
    Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Millennium Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    BMC Ophthalmol 6:17. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Measurement of the economic impact of visual impairment from age-related macular degeneration in Australia
    Charles Hopley
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkenbury Road, Westmead, Sydney, NSW 2145, Australia
    Clin Exp Ophthalmol 31:522-9. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Open-angle glaucoma and systemic hypertension: the blue mountains eye study
    Paul Mitchell
    Department of Ophthalmology, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Glaucoma 13:319-26. 2004
  8. pmc Consequences of amblyopia on education, occupation, and long term vision loss
    B Chua
    University of Sydney Department of Ophthalmology Centre for Vision Research, Eye Clinic, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Road, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 88:1119-21. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Retinal vessel diameter and open-angle glaucoma: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    Paul Mitchell
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and the Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Ophthalmology 112:245-50. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Intraocular pressure over the clinical range of blood pressure: blue mountains eye study findings
    Paul Mitchell
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Australia
    Am J Ophthalmol 140:131-2. 2005

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Publications172 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of hyperopia and associations with eye findings in 6- and 12-year-olds
    Jenny M Ip
    Department of Ophthalmology Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Hospital, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmology 115:678-685.e1. 2008
    ..To describe the prevalence of hyperopia and associated factors in a representative sample of Australian schoolchildren 6 and 12 years old...
  2. pmc Dual sensory impairment in older adults increases the risk of mortality: a population-based study
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e55054. 2013
    ..19 (95% CI 1.20-4.03). Objectively measured DSI was an independent predictor of total mortality in older adults. DSI was associated with a risk of death greater than that of either vision loss only or hearing loss alone...
  3. pmc Language barrier and its relationship to diabetes and diabetic retinopathy
    Yingfeng Zheng
    Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore National Eye Centre, 11 Third Hospital Ave, 05 00, Singapore, 168751, Singapore
    BMC Public Health 12:781. 2012
    ..We examined the associations of English proficiency with type-2 diabetes (T2DM) and diabetic retinopathy (DR) in Asian Indians living in Singapore, an urban city where English is the predominant language of communication...
  4. doi request reprint Influence of high glycemic index and glycemic load diets on blood pressure during adolescence
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Hypertension 59:1272-7. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Comparison of age-specific cataract prevalence in two population-based surveys 6 years apart
    Ava Grace Tan
    Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Millennium Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    BMC Ophthalmol 6:17. 2006
    ..In this study, we aimed to compare age-specific cortical, nuclear and posterior subcapsular (PSC) cataract prevalence in two surveys 6 years apart...
  6. ncbi request reprint Measurement of the economic impact of visual impairment from age-related macular degeneration in Australia
    Charles Hopley
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkenbury Road, Westmead, Sydney, NSW 2145, Australia
    Clin Exp Ophthalmol 31:522-9. 2003
    ..Although complementary in nature, each has specific uses and limitations. Studies of the economic impact of eye diseases are both feasible and necessary for informed health care decision-making...
  7. ncbi request reprint Open-angle glaucoma and systemic hypertension: the blue mountains eye study
    Paul Mitchell
    Department of Ophthalmology, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Glaucoma 13:319-26. 2004
    ..To assess whether systemic hypertension is associated with open-angle glaucoma (OAG) in an older population...
  8. pmc Consequences of amblyopia on education, occupation, and long term vision loss
    B Chua
    University of Sydney Department of Ophthalmology Centre for Vision Research, Eye Clinic, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Road, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 88:1119-21. 2004
    ..To describe the effect of amblyopia on education, occupation, and 5 year incident vision loss...
  9. ncbi request reprint Retinal vessel diameter and open-angle glaucoma: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    Paul Mitchell
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and the Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Ophthalmology 112:245-50. 2005
    ..To examine the relationship between open-angle glaucoma (OAG) and retinal vessel diameter among baseline participants in the Blue Mountains Eye Study...
  10. ncbi request reprint Intraocular pressure over the clinical range of blood pressure: blue mountains eye study findings
    Paul Mitchell
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Australia
    Am J Ophthalmol 140:131-2. 2005
    ..To quantify the relation of blood pressure (BP) and intraocular pressure (IOP) across the clinical range of BP in an older phakic population not using glaucoma medications...
  11. ncbi request reprint Retinal microvascular signs and risk of stroke and stroke mortality
    P Mitchell
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium and Save Sight Institutes, University of Sydney, Australia
    Neurology 65:1005-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the relation of retinal microvascular signs and incident stroke and stroke mortality in an older population...
  12. doi request reprint Evidence of arteriolar narrowing in low-birth-weight children
    Paul Mitchell
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    Circulation 118:518-24. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that poor in utero growth is associated with narrower arteriolar caliber, which may help explain the established association of low birth weight with hypertension and cardiovascular disease in adulthood...
  13. doi request reprint DIRECT new treatments for diabetic retinopathy
    Paul Mitchell
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2145, Australia
    Lancet 372:1361-3. 2008
  14. doi request reprint Ranibizumab (Lucentis) in neovascular age-related macular degeneration: evidence from clinical trials
    P Mitchell
    Eye Clinic B4A, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Road, Westmead, NSW, 2145, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 94:2-13. 2010
    ..Ranibizumab is approved for treating neovascular AMD. However, further guidance is needed to assist ophthalmologists in clinical practice to optimise treatment outcomes...
  15. doi request reprint Relationship of Type 2 diabetes to the prevalence, incidence and progression of age-related hearing loss
    P Mitchell
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Diabet Med 26:483-8. 2009
    ..Our study reports on the relationship between Type 2 diabetes and the prevalence, 5-year incidence and progression of hearing impairment in a representative, older, Australian population...
  16. doi request reprint Five-year incidence and progression of hearing impairment in an older population
    Paul Mitchell
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Ear Hear 32:251-7. 2011
    ..This study reports the prevalence, 5-yr incidence, and progression of hearing impairment in a representative sample of older persons...
  17. ncbi request reprint Diabetes in an older Australian population
    P Mitchell
    Department of Ophthalmology, The University of Sydney, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 41:177-84. 1998
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Influence of blood pressure and body mass index on retinal vascular caliber in preschool-aged children
    B Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    J Hum Hypertens 27:523-8. 2013
    ..These findings suggests that the influence of BP and BMI on small vessels are continuous and commence early in life. ..
  19. doi request reprint Higher regular fat dairy consumption is associated with lower incidence of metabolic syndrome but not type 2 diabetes
    J C Y Louie
    Cluster for Public Health Nutrition, Boden Institute of Obesity, Nutrition, Exercise and Eating Disorders, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, The University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 23:816-21. 2013
    ..We assessed the association of baseline consumption of dairy products with the incidence of MetSyn and type 2 diabetes among a cohort of Australian adults aged 49 years and over...
  20. ncbi request reprint Dietary antioxidant intake is associated with the prevalence but not incidence of age-related hearing loss
    B Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Nutr Health Aging 15:896-900. 2011
    ..Diet is one of the few modifiable risk factors for age-related hearing loss. We aimed to examine the link between dietary and supplement intakes of antioxidants, and both the prevalence and 5-year incidence of measured hearing loss...
  21. ncbi request reprint Visual function tests, eye disease and symptoms of visual disability: a population-based assessment
    R Q Ivers
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Clin Exp Ophthalmol 28:41-7. 2000
    ..To examine associations between eye disease and tests of visual function with self-reported visual disability...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and socio-demographic predictors of dietary goal attainment in an older population
    K L Webb
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:578-84. 1999
    ....
  23. doi request reprint A better diet quality is associated with a reduced likelihood of CKD in older adults
    B Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 23:937-43. 2013
    ..We aimed to investigate the associations between diet quality with the prevalence, incidence and progression of CKD in a cohort of older adults...
  24. ncbi request reprint The relationship between glaucoma and myopia: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    P Mitchell
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, NSW, Australia
    Ophthalmology 106:2010-5. 1999
    ..To quantify the relationship between myopia and open-angle glaucoma, ocular hypertension (OH), and intraocular pressure (IOP) in a representative older population...
  25. ncbi request reprint The relationship between glaucoma and pseudoexfoliation: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    P Mitchell
    Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Hospital, University of Sydney, Australia
    Arch Ophthalmol 117:1319-24. 1999
    ..To quantify the relationship between pseudoexfoliation (PXF) and open-angle glaucoma, ocular hypertension, and intraocular pressure (IOP) in a defined older population...
  26. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity and specificity of tests to detect eye disease in an older population
    R Q Ivers
    Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmology 108:968-75. 2001
    ..Further work in this area should be carried out before vision screening programs can be recommended for implementation among older people...
  27. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and risk of fracture: The Blue Mountains Eye Study
    R Q Ivers
    Institute for International Health, The University of Sydney, NSW 2042, Australia
    Diabetes Care 24:1198-203. 2001
    ..To examine associations between measures of diabetes and risk of fracture in a population-based sample of older Australians...
  28. ncbi request reprint Visual impairment, age-related cataract, and mortality
    J J Wang
    Save Sight Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, the University of Sydney Eye Clinic, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    Arch Ophthalmol 119:1186-90. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Visual impairment and age-related cataract may be independent risk factors for increased mortality in older persons...
  29. pmc Retinal vessel wall signs and the 5 year incidence of age related maculopathy: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    J J Wang
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Road, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 88:104-9. 2004
    ..To assess whether retinal arteriolar wall changes (focal narrowing and arteriovenous nicking) are associated with an increased 5 year risk of age related maculopathy (ARM)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Five-year incidence and progression of diabetic retinopathy in a defined older population: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    L Cikamatana
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Eye (Lond) 21:465-71. 2007
    ..To determine 5-year incidence and progression of diabetic retinopathy in an older Australian population-based cohort...
  31. doi request reprint Diet quality is prospectively associated with incident impaired fasting glucose in older adults
    B Gopinath
    Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Diabet Med 30:557-62. 2013
    ..Dietary modifications may play an important role in the prevention of diabetes. We aimed to assess the temporal association between diet quality and both impaired fasting glucose and Type 2 diabetes among older adults...
  32. pmc Lens retrodots and vacuoles and their associations with the prevalence and incidence of age-related cataract
    A G Tan
    Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Millennium Institute and Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Eye (Lond) 26:568-75. 2012
    ..To assess the prevalence of retrodots and vacuoles and their associations with the prevalence and long-term incidence of age-related cataract in an older Australian cohort...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effect of apomorphine on motor and cognitive function in melancholic patients: a preliminary report
    M P Austin
    Mood Disorders Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital and School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, 2031, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 97:207-15. 2000
    ..Our conclusions, however, were limited by small sample size; minimal baseline task impairment in depressed compared to control subjects; mild sedation in many subjects during task performance; and lack of serum apomorphine levels...
  34. ncbi request reprint Open-angle glaucoma and systemic thyroid disease in an older population: The Blue Mountains Eye Study
    A J Lee
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Eye (Lond) 18:600-8. 2004
    ..To assess whether thyroid disease is independently associated with open-angle glaucoma (OAG), using history of thyroid disease and current thyroxine use...
  35. ncbi request reprint Five-year change in visual acuity following cataract surgery in an older community: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    J Panchapakesan
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Eye (Lond) 18:278-82. 2004
    ..To assess the change in visual acuity following cataract surgery in the Blue Mountains Eye Study (BMES) population. Change in visual acuity was assessed by age, sex, baseline cataract type, and baseline visual acuity...
  36. ncbi request reprint Early age-related maculopathy in eyes after cataract surgery
    T Q Pham
    Department of Ophthalmology Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead Hospital, University of Sydney, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Eye (Lond) 21:512-7. 2007
    ..To assess age-related maculopathy (ARM) in eyes of patients who had undergone cataract surgery for at least a year...
  37. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in refraction and ocular biometry in a population-based sample of 11-15-year-old Australian children
    J M Ip
    Department of Ophthalmology and the Westmead Millennium Institute, Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Eye (Lond) 22:649-56. 2008
    ..To examine the prevalence of refractive error and distribution of ocular biometric parameters among major ethnic groups in a population-based sample of 11-15-year-old Australian children...
  38. ncbi request reprint Migraine and coronary heart disease mortality: a prospective cohort study
    G Liew
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology Westmead Hospital, The Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Cephalalgia 27:368-71. 2007
    ..There were no CHD deaths in men with a history of migraine. Our findings support reports that in women, MA, but not MoA, may be associated with increased risk of CHD...
  39. doi request reprint Dizziness and vertigo in an older population: the Blue Mountains prospective cross-sectional study
    B Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Clin Otolaryngol 34:552-6. 2009
    ..We aimed to reassess the prevalence and personal burden of dizziness/vertigo, and to assess the relationship with hearing loss and tinnitus in older adults...
  40. doi request reprint Five-year incidence and progression of thyroid dysfunction in an older population
    B Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, Victoria, Australia
    Intern Med J 40:642-9. 2010
    ..In this study, we aimed to assess the 5-year incidence, progression and risk factors for development of thyroid dysfunction in an older Australian population...
  41. doi request reprint Retinal vessel caliber and the long-term incidence of age-related cataract: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    Ava Grace Tan
    Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Ophthalmology 115:1693-8, 1698.e1. 2008
    ....
  42. doi request reprint The effects of smoking and alcohol consumption on age-related hearing loss: the Blue Mountains Hearing Study
    B Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Ear Hear 31:277-82. 2010
    ..We aimed to investigate the temporal association between smoking or alcohol consumption and hearing loss, and to confirm previously published cross-sectional associations...
  43. ncbi request reprint Visual impairment in nursing home residents: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    P Mitchell
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 166:73-6. 1997
    ..To assess the prevalence and causes of visual impairment, and the proportion of treatable eye conditions, among nursing home residents...
  44. ncbi request reprint Sub-grouping non-melancholic major depression using both clinical and aetiological features
    G Parker
    Senior Psychiatry Unit, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 33:217-25. 1999
    ..Here, we address the same objective but combine both sets of variables, and contrast the combined solution with each of the contributing ones...
  45. ncbi request reprint Incidence of nursing home placement in a defined community
    J J Wang
    Department of Ophthalmology, Save Sight Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 174:271-5. 2001
    ..6). CONCLUSIONS: Incidence rates of institutional aged care doubled for each five-year interval from the age of 60 years. A range of non-cognitive factors predict nursing home placement...
  46. pmc Unilateral visual impairment and health related quality of life: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    E M Chia
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 87:392-5. 2003
    ..Aim: To determine if unilateral visual impairment has a measurable impact on health related quality of life (HRQOL) in an older community, as assessed by the generic, multidimensional 36 item short form health survey (SF-36)...
  47. ncbi request reprint Dyslipidaemia and microvascular disease in the retina
    H Leung
    Department of Ophthalmology and the Westmead Millennium Institutes, Centre for Vision Research, The University of Sydney, Australia
    Eye (Lond) 19:861-8. 2005
    ..This study assessed the relationships between serum lipid levels and microvascular disease, as seen in the retina, among participants who attended a population-based study in Australia (n=3654, aged 49+years)...
  48. ncbi request reprint Temporal changes in the control of blood pressure in an older Australian population
    B Chua
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Hum Hypertens 19:691-6. 2005
    ..Programmes to improve community awareness of hypertension, and its association with BMI may lead to further reductions in blood pressure and the burden of cardiovascular disease...
  49. pmc Retinal vascular calibre and the risk of coronary heart disease-related death
    J J Wang
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Heart 92:1583-7. 2006
    ..To examine whether retinal vascular calibre independently predicts risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) -related death...
  50. ncbi request reprint Impact of amblyopia on vision at age 12 years: findings from a population-based study
    D Robaei
    Department of Ophthalmology Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Hospital and the Westmead Millennium Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Eye (Lond) 22:496-502. 2008
    ..To report prevalence of amblyopia and long-term impact of its treatment on vision in a population-based sample of 12-year-old Australian children...
  51. doi request reprint Birth weight is not related to risk of diabetic retinopathy in type 2 diabetes: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study
    G Liew
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Hospital, Westmead Millennium Institute, Australia
    Curr Eye Res 33:193-8. 2008
    ..Low birth weight has been suggested as a risk factor for diabetes. Whether it is related to diabetic retinopathy is unclear and is examined in this study...
  52. doi request reprint Retinopathy predicts coronary heart disease mortality
    G Liew
    Department of Ophthalmology, Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Heart 95:391-4. 2009
    ..Retinopathy lesions are fairly common findings in clinic settings and may predict risk of coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  53. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and progression of myopic retinopathy in an older population
    Jerry Vongphanit
    Department of Ophthalmology and Save Sight Institute, the University of Sydney and Millenium Institute, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Road, Westmead, NSW, Australia 2145
    Ophthalmology 109:704-11. 2002
    ..To determine the prevalence and progression of myopic retinopathy in an older community-based population sample...
  54. ncbi request reprint Retinal vessel signs and 10-year incident age-related maculopathy: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    Gerald Liew
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Ophthalmology 113:1481-7. 2006
    ..To examine whether retinal vessel signs are independent predictors of the long-term development of age-related maculopathy (ARM)...
  55. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors and retinal microvascular signs in an adult Japanese population: the Funagata Study
    Ryo Kawasaki
    Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmology 113:1378-84. 2006
    ..To describe the prevalence of retinal vascular signs and their association with cardiovascular risk factors in a Japanese population...
  56. doi request reprint Influence of diabetes and cardiovascular disease on the long-term incidence of cataract: the Blue Mountains eye study
    Jennifer S L Tan
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:317-27. 2008
    ..To assess associations between diabetes and selected cardiovascular risk factors and long-term incident cataract and cataract surgery...
  57. doi request reprint The associations between blood levels of homocysteine, folate, vitamin B12, and retinal vascular caliber
    Bamini Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Ophthalmol 148:902-9. 2009
    ..To assess the association of total serum levels of homocysteine (tHcy), folate, and vitamin B12 with retinal vascular caliber in older adults...
  58. doi request reprint Retinal microvascular signs are associated with chronic kidney disease in persons with and without diabetes
    G Liew
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Kidney Blood Press Res 35:589-94. 2012
    ..In persons with diabetes, retinal microvascular abnormalities are associated with chronic kidney disease (CKD). However, it is not clear if the same relationship applies in persons without diabetes...
  59. ncbi request reprint Diet and cataract: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    R G Cumming
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmology 107:450-6. 2000
    ..To investigate relationships between a wide range of macro- and micronutrients, including antioxidant vitamins, and the three main types of cataract in older people...
  60. pmc Cost utility of screening and treatment for early age related macular degeneration with zinc and antioxidants
    C Hopley
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and the Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Road, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 88:450-4. 2004
    ..To assess the cost effectiveness of high dose zinc and antioxidants for delaying and reducing the progression of early age related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  61. doi request reprint Food and nutrient consumption trends in older Australians: a 10-year cohort study
    V M Flood
    Cluster for Public Health Nutrition, Boden Institute of Obesity, Nutrition and Exercise, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:603-13. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to assess changes in the food and nutrient intake in a cohort of older Australians, using longitudinal data collected over 10 years...
  62. ncbi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroids, family history, and risk of glaucoma
    P Mitchell
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Ophthalmology 106:2301-6. 1999
    ..The authors aimed to (1) identify whether an association existed between inhaled corticosteroid use and elevated IOP or open-angle glaucoma and (2) determine whether this effect may have a genetic basis...
  63. ncbi request reprint Risk factors and significance of finding asymptomatic retinal emboli
    P Mitchell
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
    Clin Exp Ophthalmol 28:13-7. 2000
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Five-year incidence and progression of vascular retinopathy in persons without diabetes: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    S Cugati
    Department of Ophthalmology, Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Eye (Lond) 20:1239-45. 2006
    ..To assess the 5-year incidence of vascular retinopathy and its associations in an older nondiabetic population...
  65. ncbi request reprint Population prevalence and incidence of Parkinson's disease in an Australian community
    P Mehta
    Kolling Institute, Department of Neurogenetics, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Intern Med J 37:812-4. 2007
    ..Few studies have determined the prevalence and incidence of this disease in Australia. The aim of the study was to estimate the prevalence and 10-year incidence of PD in the Australian community...
  66. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and its effects on retinal vessel diameter in 6-year-old children
    B Taylor
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2145, Australia
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:1527-33. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and other anthropometric measures with retinal vessel diameter in children...
  67. doi request reprint Age-related macular degeneration and mortality from cardiovascular disease or stroke
    J S L Tan
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, NSW Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 92:509-12. 2008
    ..Recent data suggest AMD may independently predict stroke or coronary heart disease. We prospectively assessed the relationship between AMD and risk of stroke- or cardiovascular-related death in an Australian population...
  68. ncbi request reprint Population prevalence of tilted optic disks and the relationship of this sign to refractive error
    Jerry Vongphanit
    Department of Ophthalmology and the Save Sight, Westmead Millennium Institutes, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Ophthalmol 133:679-85. 2002
    ..To assess the prevalence of tilted disks and its association with refractive error and visual field defects...
  69. ncbi request reprint Impact of bilateral visual impairment on health-related quality of life: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    Ee Munn Chia
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:71-6. 2004
    ..To assess the impact of visual impairment on health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in an older population and compare it with the impact of major medical conditions...
  70. ncbi request reprint Visibility of lamina cribrosa pores and open-angle glaucoma
    Paul R Healey
    University of Sydney Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, Australia
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:871-2. 2004
    ..To determine prevalence and associations of visible lamina cribrosa pores in an older population and assess whether this feature is associated with open-angle glaucoma (OAG)...
  71. ncbi request reprint Vision and self-rated health: longitudinal findings from an older Australian population
    Tien Tay
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, Sydney, NSW 2145, Australia
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 12:179-84. 2005
    ..To assess temporal associations between vision and self-rated health...
  72. ncbi request reprint Open-angle glaucoma and cardiovascular mortality: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    Anne J Lee
    Department of Ophthalmology, Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Ophthalmology 113:1069-76. 2006
    ..To evaluate the association between open-angle glaucoma (termed glaucoma) and 9-year mortality in an older population-based cohort...
  73. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and associations of enhanced retinal arteriolar light reflex: a new look at an old sign
    Shweta Kaushik
    Department of Ophthalmology, Center for Vision Research, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmology 114:113-20. 2007
    ..To assess the prevalence, associated risk factors and prognosis (mortality) of the enhanced retinal arteriolar light reflex sign in an older Australian population...
  74. ncbi request reprint Visual impairment, age-related macular degeneration, cataract, and long-term mortality: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    Sudha Cugati
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:917-24. 2007
    ..To assess the association of visual impairment, age-related macular degeneration (ARMD), and cataract with long-term mortality...
  75. ncbi request reprint Ten-year incidence of age-related cataract and cataract surgery in an older Australian population. The Blue Mountains Eye Study
    Gowri L Kanthan
    University of Sydney Department of Ophthalmology, Center for Vision Research, Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmology 115:808-814.e1. 2008
    ..To estimate the 10-year incidence of cataract and cataract surgery in an older Australian population...
  76. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of the Heidelberg Retina Tomograph for glaucoma a population-based assessment
    Paul R Healey
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Ophthalmology 117:1667-73. 2010
    ..To evaluate the Heidelberg Retina Tomograph II (HRTII; Heidelberg Engineering, Heidelberg, Germany) as a screening tool for open-angle glaucoma (OAG) in an older population...
  77. ncbi request reprint Use of vitamin supplements and cataract: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    M Kuzniarz
    Departments of Ophthalmology and Public Health and Community Medicine, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Ophthalmol 132:19-26. 2001
    ..A strong protective influence on cortical cataract, from use of folate or vitamin B12 supplements, is a new finding...
  78. ncbi request reprint Actions taken to cope with depression in patients seeking specialist care
    K Wilhelm
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales and Mood Disorders Unit, Black Dog Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:239-44. 2006
    ..To assess the rates and perceived effectiveness of actions used to cope with depression and the factors influencing these in an outpatient sample seeking help for depression...
  79. ncbi request reprint Does mitochondrial genome mutation in subjects with maternally inherited diabetes and deafness decrease severity of diabetic retinopathy?
    D J Holmes-Walker
    Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Westmead Hospital, NSW, Australia
    Diabet Med 15:946-52. 1998
    ..A greater understanding of the metabolic effects of mitochondrial DNA mutations has the potential to give insight into the mechanisms of diabetic retinopathy and other complications of diabetes mellitus...
  80. doi request reprint Differences in association between birth parameters and blood pressure in children from preschool to high school
    B Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    J Hum Hypertens 27:79-84. 2013
    ..Birth weight and gestational age were strongly associated with BP among 6-year-old children, particularly girls, but not among preschoolers or preadolescents...
  81. doi request reprint Relationship between a range of sedentary behaviours and blood pressure during early adolescence
    B Gopinath
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Hum Hypertens 26:350-6. 2012
    ..69 mm Hg (P=0.02) in systolic and diastolic BP, respectively. Our results indicate that addressing different types of sedentary activities could be a potentially important strategy to reduce the prevalence of elevated BP in children...
  82. ncbi request reprint Age-related maculopathy and cataract surgery outcomes: visual acuity and health-related quality of life
    T Q Pham
    Department of Ophthalmology, Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Eye (Lond) 21:324-30. 2007
    ..To assess visual acuity (VA) and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) outcomes in patients with and without age-related maculopathy (ARM) after cataract surgery...
  83. ncbi request reprint Lack of association between localized cataract and visual field loss: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    R Q Ivers
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Ophthalmol 25:193-8. 1997
    ..To examine whether localized cataract is related to localized field defects on suprathreshold visual field testing...
  84. ncbi request reprint Iris color and cataract: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    R G Cumming
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Ophthalmol 130:237-8. 2000
    ..To investigate the relationship between eye color and cataract...
  85. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and associations with ectropion in an older population: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    P Mitchell
    Department of Ophthalmology and the Save Sight and Millennium Institutes, The University of Sydney Westmead Hospital, NSW, Australia
    Clin Exp Ophthalmol 29:108-10. 2001
    ....
  86. ncbi request reprint Lower nasal distribution of cortical cataract: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    E Rochtchina
    Department of Ophthalmology and the Save Sight and Millennium Institutes, The University of Sydney (Westmead Hospital, NSW, Australia
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 29:111-5. 2001
    ....
  87. ncbi request reprint Early and late onset depression in old age: different aetiologies, same phenomenology
    H Brodaty
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Affect Disord 66:225-36. 2001
    ..We aimed to compare aetiological factors, phenomenology and cognitive function in older patients with depression by age of onset...
  88. pmc Female reproductive factors and open angle glaucoma: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    A J Lee
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 87:1324-8. 2003
    ..To determine whether endogenous oestrogen exposures are associated with open angle glaucoma (OAG)...
  89. pmc Cost utility of photodynamic therapy for predominantly classic neovascular age related macular degeneration
    C Hopley
    Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Millennium Institute, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 88:982-7. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the cost utility of PDT for better eye, predominantly classic, subfoveal choroidal neovascular lesions secondary to AMD...
  90. doi request reprint Vision screening for frail older people: a randomised trial
    B Swamy
    Centre for Vision Research Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:736-41. 2009
    ..To assess the effects of vision screening, and subsequent management of visual impairment, on visual acuity and vision-related quality of life among frail older people...
  91. doi request reprint Use of antihypertensive medications and topical beta-blockers and the long-term incidence of cataract and cataract surgery
    G L Kanthan
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:1210-4. 2009
    ..To assess the association between antihypertensive medications and the long-term incidence of both cataract and cataract surgery...
  92. pmc Molecular markers of response and toxicity to FOLFOX chemotherapy in metastatic colorectal cancer
    W Chua
    Department of Medical Oncology, Sydney Cancer Centre, Concord Repatriation General Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Br J Cancer 101:998-1004. 2009
    ....
  93. ncbi request reprint Effects of cataract type and location on visual function: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    B E Chua
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, The University of Sydney, Australia
    Eye (Lond) 18:765-72. 2004
    ..To measure the effect of cataract type, severity and location on presenting, and best-corrected visual acuity, contrast sensitivity, and glare disability...
  94. ncbi request reprint Five-year outcome of correctable visual impairment: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    Suriya Foran
    Department of Ophthalmology, Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Hospital, and the Westmead Millennium and Save Sight Institutes, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 30:155-8. 2002
    ..This study showed that persistent correctable impairment was more frequent with increasing age, among women, in those living alone, using community support services,or with a history of heart disease...
  95. ncbi request reprint Five-year incidence of age-related maculopathy lesions: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    Paul Mitchell
    Department of Ophthalmology and the Save Sight and Westmead Millennium Institutes, The University of Sydney, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Ophthalmology 109:1092-7. 2002
    ..To describe the 5-year incidence and progression of early and late age-related maculopathy (ARM) lesions...
  96. ncbi request reprint Visual acuity and the causes of visual loss in a population-based sample of 6-year-old Australian children
    Dana Robaei
    Department of Ophthalmology, Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Hospital, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmology 112:1275-82. 2005
    ..To describe the distribution of visual acuity and causes of visual loss in a representative sample of Australian schoolchildren...
  97. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with childhood strabismus: findings from a population-based study
    Dana Robaei
    Department of Ophthalmology, Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Hospital, and Westmead Millennium Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmology 113:1146-53. 2006
    ..To describe strabismus prevalence and associated factors in a representative sample of 6-year-old Australian children...
  98. ncbi request reprint Regular aspirin use and retinal microvascular signs: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    Gerald Liew
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology Westmead Hospital, The Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Australia
    J Hypertens 24:1329-35. 2006
    ..The effect of aspirin on the microvasculature has not been well studied. We examined the cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between regular aspirin use and retinal microvascular signs...
  99. ncbi request reprint Correctable and non-correctable visual impairment in a population-based sample of 12-year-old Australian children
    Dana Robaei
    Department of Ophthalmology Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Hospital and the Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Am J Ophthalmol 142:112-118. 2006
    ..To document the prevalence of correctable and non-correctable visual impairment in a representative sample of Australian children, predominantly age 12 years...
  100. ncbi request reprint Refractive error and patterns of spectacle use in 12-year-old Australian children
    Dana Robaei
    Department of Ophthalmology, Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Hospital, and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Ophthalmology 113:1567-73. 2006
    ..To document the prevalence of visual impairment resulting from refractive error and to describe patterns of spectacle use in a representative sample of 12-year-old Australian school children...
  101. ncbi request reprint Smoking and the long-term incidence of age-related macular degeneration: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    Jennifer S L Tan
    Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, and Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Road, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    Arch Ophthalmol 125:1089-95. 2007
    ..To assess the association between smoking and long-term incident age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...