Full citation: Clarke EL, Evans JR, Smeeth L. Community screening for visual impairment in older people. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2018, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD001054. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001054.pub3What was the aim of this review?The aim of this review was to find out if community screening for visual...
February 20 2018
What is the aim of this review?The aim of this Cochrane Review was to find out if vision screening of school-age children and adolescents reduces the number of children who need spectacles but who either don't have any or who are wearing the wrong prescription.Key messagesVision screening and provision of free spectacles improves the number of...
February 16 2018
Citation: Lawrenson JG, Graham-Rowe E, Lorencatto F, Burr J, Bunce C, Francis JJ, Aluko P, Rice S, Vale L, Peto T, Presseau J, Ivers N, Grimshaw JM. Interventions to increase attendance for diabetic retinopathy screening. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2018, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD012054. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012054.pub2What is the...
January 16 2018
Full citation: Chang MY, Coleman AL, Tseng VL, Demer JL. Surgical interventions for vertical strabismus in superior oblique palsy. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2017 , Issue 11 . Art. No.: CD012447. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012447.pub2Review aim The aim of this Cochrane Review was to determine whether surgery for vertical...
November 28 2017
Full citation: Ramke J, Petkovic J, Welch V, Blignault I, Gilbert C, Blanchet K, Christensen R, Zwi AB, Tugwell P. Interventions to improve access to cataract surgical services and their impact on equity in low- and middle-income countries. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2017, Issue 11. Art. No.: CD011307. DOI: 10.1002/14651858....
November 9 2017
October 23 2017
CEV would like to congratulate Dr. Steve Gichuhi on completing his PhD at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) in April 2016. His thesis was entitled "The epidemiology and management of ocular surfaces squamous neoplasia in Kenya". Dr. Gichuhi, MBChB, M.Med, MBA, MSc(Epid), PhD, joined CEV as a...
April 12 2016