Submitted Publications

Journal Papers

Abell R, Hewitt A, Andric M, Allen P & Verma N (2014). The use of heterochromatic flicker photometry to determine macular pigment optical density in a healthy Australian population. Graefe’s Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology 252:417–421.

Vote, B. J., Ewe, S. Y., Kerr, N. M., & Abell, R. G. (2014, November). Postoperative corneal oedema and endothelial cell loss in femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery versus conventional cataract surgery. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology (Vol. 42, pp. 34-34).

Ewe, S. Y., Abell, R. G., & Vote, B. J. (2014, November). Pseudophakic cystoid macular oedema after femtosecond laser-assisted versus phacoemulsification cataract surgery: data from a prospective comparative cohort study. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology (Vol. 42, pp. 34-34).

Oakley, CL, Allen, PL, Abell, RG, Darian – Smith, E, Kan, JB, Ewe, SY, Vote, BJ, Response to Letter: Safety of femtosecond vs standard phacoemulsification, J Cataract Refract surg, 2015, 41;5:1124-5

Oakley, CL, Vote, BJ, Abell, RG, Darian – Smith, E, Kan, JB, Ewe, SY, Allen, PL, Response to Letter: Femtosecond assisted laser capsulorrhexis: anterior capsular tags and tears, J Cataract Refract Surg, 2015, 41;4:907-8

In Press

Ewe, SY, Oakley, CL, Abell, RG, Allen, PL, Vote, BJ, Cystoid macular edema after femtosecond – laser assisted versus phacoemulsification cataract surgery – a prospective comparative cohort case series, J Cataract Refract Surg

Oakley, CL, Ewe, SY, Vote, BJ, Incidence of cystoid macular edema in femtosecond laser – assisted cataract surgery compared with manual cataract surgery, J Cataract Refract Surg

Vote, BJ, Oakley, CL, Allen, PL, Abell, RG, Response to letter: Potential Compounding Factors in a Comparison of Femtosecond – Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery Vs Standard Phacoemulsification, J Cataract Refract Surg

Conference Presentations

Vote B, Ewe S, Abell R, Allen P. Ranibizumab for neovascular age-related macular degeneration in a real world clinical setting. The 30th Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress. Guangzhou 1-4 April 2015.

Vote B, Ewe S, Abell R, Darian-Smith E, Kan J, Allen P. Femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery (LCS) versus phacoemulsification cataract surgery (PCS): a single centre prospective comparative cohort study of surgical outcomes and safety from 4080 cases. European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Conference, London, 13-17 September 2014.

Vote B, Ewe S, Kerr N, Howie N, Mustaffa Kamal M, Allen P, Abell R. Effect of femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery on the corneal endothelium: long-term corneal outcomes in a prospective comparative cohort study. European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Conference, London, 13-17 September 2014. Poster.

Vote B, Ewe S, Abell R, Allen P, Kerr N, Howie A, Davies P.  Long-term clinical outcomes after femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery: results from a multicenter prospective comparative cohort study. European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Conference, London, 13-17 September 2014. Poster.

Vote, BJ, Oakley, CL, Ewe, SY, Abell, RG, Allen, PL, Ranibizumab for neovascular age related macular degeneration in a real world clinical setting  – Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress 2015, China, poster

Vote, BJ, Ewe, SY, Abell, RG, Oakley, CL, Darian – Smith, E, Kan, JB, Femtosecond laser – assisted versus phacoemulsification cataract surgery: surgical outcomes and safety from 4080 cases – Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress 2015, China, poster

Vote, BJ, Ewe, SY, Abell, RG, Oakley, CL, Cystoid macular edema after femtosecond laser – assisted versus phacoemulsification cataract surgery – Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress 2015, China, poster

Vote, BJ, Ewe, SY, Lim, C, Davies, P, Oakley, CLVisual outcomes for femtosecond laser – assisted cataract surgery: a prospective multicenter comparative cohort study – Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress 2015, China, poster

Vote, BJ, Ewe, SY, Kerr, NM, Oakley, CL, Abell, RG, Post operative corneal edema and endothelial cells loss in femtosecond laser – assisted cataract surgery – Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress 2015, China, poster

TEI’s Principal Researchers Publications

Intraocular pressure during femtosecond laser pretreatment: comparison of glaucomatous eyes and nonglaucomatous eyes.
Darian-Smith E, Howie AR, Abell RG, Kerr N, Allen PL, Vote BJ, Toh T.
J Cataract Refract Surg. 2015 Feb;41(2):272-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrs.2014.10.026.
PMID: 25661120 [PubMed – in process]

Correspondence.
Ewe SY, Abell RG, Vote BJ.
Retina. 2015 Jan;35(1):e1-2. doi: 10.1097/IAE.0000000000000401. No abstract available.
PMID:  25494019  [PubMed – in process]

Femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery versus standard phacoemulsification cataract surgery: outcomes and safety in more than 4000 cases at a single center.
Abell RG, Darian-Smith E, Kan JB, Allen PL, Ewe SY, Vote BJ.
J Cataract Refract Surg. 2015 Jan;41(1):47-52. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrs.2014.06.025. Epub 2014 Nov 11.
PMID: 25466483 [PubMed – in process]

Bilateral maculopathy associated with sertraline.
Ewe SY, Abell RG, Vote BJ.
Australas Psychiatry. 2014 Dec;22(6):573-5. doi: 10.1177/1039856214556327. Epub 2014 Oct 30.
PMID:  25358654  [PubMed – in process]

Effect of femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery on the corneal endothelium.
Abell RG, Kerr NM, Howie AR, Mustaffa Kamal MA, Allen PL, Vote BJ.
J Cataract Refract Surg. 2014 Nov;40(11):1777-83. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrs.2014.05.031. Epub 2014 Sep 10.
PMID:  25217072  [PubMed – in process]

Author reply: To PMID 24120324.
Ewe SY, Abell RG, Vote BJ.
Ophthalmology. 2014 Oct;121(10):e54-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2014.05.023. Epub 2014 Jun 26. No abstract available.
PMID:  24974816   [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Author reply: To PMID 24084498.
Abell RG, Davies PE, Allen PL, Vote BJ.
Ophthalmology. 2014 Jul;121(7):e36-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2014.02.016. Epub 2014 Mar 25. No abstract available.
PMID: 24679834 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Ophthalmology education in Australian medical schools: a survey of Australian junior medical officers.
Howie AR, Abell RG, Darian-Smith E, Allen PL, McCartney PJ, Vote BJ.
Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2014 Dec;42(9):902-4. doi: 10.1111/ceo.12323. Epub 2014 Apr 4. No abstract available.
PMID:  24617421  [PubMed – in process]

A comparison of lamellar and penetrating keratoplasty outcomes: a registry study.
Coster DJ, Lowe MT, Keane MC, Williams KA; Australian Corneal Graft Registry Contributors.
Ophthalmology. 2014 May;121(5):979-87. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2013.12.017. Epub 2014 Feb 1.
PMID:  24491643 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Three-year outcomes of individualized ranibizumab treatment in patients with diabetic macular edema: the RESTORE extension study.
Schmidt-Erfurth U, Lang GE, Holz FG, Schlingemann RO, Lanzetta P, Massin P, Gerstner O, Bouazza AS, Shen H, Osborne A, Mitchell P; RESTORE Extension Study Group.
Ophthalmology. 2014 May;121(5):1045-53. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2013.11.041. Epub 2014 Feb 1.
PMID:  24491642 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Hypomethylation of the IL17RC promoter in peripheral blood leukocytes is not a hallmark of age-related macular degeneration.
Oliver VF, Franchina M, Jaffe AE, Branham KE, Othman M, Heckenlively JR, Swaroop A, Campochiaro B, Vote BJ, Craig JE, Saffery R, Mackey DA, Qian J, Zack DJ, Hewitt AW, Merbs SL.
Cell Rep. 2013 Dec 26;5(6):1527-35. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2013.11.042.
PMID:  24373284  [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Lateral canthotomy for femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery in infants.
Abell RG, Howie AR, Vote BJ.
J Cataract Refract Surg. 2014 Jan;40(1):167-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrs.2013.11.011. No abstract available.
PMID: 24355740 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Intravitreal injections: a review of the evidence for best practice: comment.
Vote BJ, Chang A, Bourke R.
Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2014 Jan-Feb;42(1):96-8. doi: 10.1111/ceo.12257. Epub 2013 Dec 4. No abstract available.
PMID: 24304550 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Cost-effectiveness of femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery versus phacoemulsification cataract surgery.
Abell RG, Vote BJ.
Ophthalmology. 2014 Jan;121(1):10-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2013.07.056. Epub 2013 Oct 10.
PMID: 24120324 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Anterior capsulotomy integrity after femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery.
Abell RG, Davies PE, Phelan D, Goemann K, McPherson ZE, Vote BJ.
Ophthalmology. 2014 Jan;121(1):17-24. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2013.08.013. Epub 2013 Sep 29.
PMID:  24084498 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Patient-reported visual function outcomes improve after ranibizumab treatment in patients with vision impairment due to diabetic macular edema: randomized clinical trial.
Mitchell P, Bressler N, Tolley K, Gallagher M, Petrillo J, Ferreira A, Wood R, Bandello F; RESTORE Study Group.
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2013 Oct;131(10):1339-47. doi: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2013.4592.
PMID:  23974915 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

Abell RG, Allen P, Vote BJ. Anterior chamber flare after femtosecond laser–assisted cataract surgery

Vote BJ, Abell RG. Efficacy of LCS compared with manual techniques. Ophthalmology Times Europe. 01 April 2013. Editorial available at: http://www.oteurope.com/ophthalmologytimeseurope/Efficacy-of-LCS-compared-with-manual-techniques/ArticleStandard/Article/detail/809317

Abell RG, Kerr NM, Vote BJ. Bilateral uveal effusion syndrome: clinical presentation and surgical management. Retinal Cases and Brief Reports. 2013 April. In Press.

Abell RG, Kerr NM, Vote BJ. Toward Zero Effective Phacoemulsification Time Using Femtosecond Laser Pretreatment. Ophthalmology. 2013 Feb 25. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2012.11.045. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23465860

Kerr NM, Abell RG, Vote BJ, Toh T’. Intraocular pressure during femtosecond laser pretreatment of cataract. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2013 Mar;39(3):339-42. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrs.2012.12.008. Epub 2013 Jan 9. PMID: 23312148

Abell RG, Kerr NM, Vote BJ. Catalys femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery compared to conventional cataract surgery. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2012 Oct 19. doi: 10.1111/ceo.12025. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23078347

Abell RG, Kerr NM, Allen P, Vote BJ. Intravitreal injections: is there benefit for a theatre setting? Br J Ophthalmol. 2012 Dec;96(12):1474-8. doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2012-302030. Epub 2012 Sep 27. PMID: 23018424

Ah-Chan JJ, Sanderson G, Vote BJ, Molteno AC. Undergraduate ophthalmology education survey of New Zealand ophthalmologists, general practitioners and optometrists. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2001 Dec;29(6):416-25.

Downie AC, Mackey DA, Vote BJ. Isolated corneal opacification and microphthalmia: a suspected warfarin embryopathy. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2009 Aug;37(6):624-5.

Doyle E, Vote BJ, Casswell AG. Retinal migraine: caught in the act. Br J Ophthalmol. 2004 Feb;88(2):301-2.

Fuller JR, Bevin TH, Molteno AC, Vote BJ, Herbison P. Anti-inflammatory fibrosis suppression in threatened trabeculectomy bleb failure produces good long term control of intraocular pressure without risk of sight threatening complications. Br J Ophthalmol. 2002 Dec;86(12):1352-4.

Fuller JR, Vote BJ. Upside-down orbitopathy: unilateral orbital dependent-tissue oedema causing total visual loss. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2001 Aug;29(4):265-7.

Ghazi-Nouri SM, Vote BJ, Sullivan PM. Periorbital ecchymosis as a sign of perforating injury of the globe. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2005 Apr;33(2):194-6.

Hart RH, Vote BJ, Borthwick JH, McGeorge AJ, Worsley DR. Loss of vision caused by expansion of intraocular perfluoropropane (C(3)F(8)) gas during nitrous oxide anesthesia. Am J Ophthalmol. 2002 Nov;134(5):761-3.

Jackson TL, Griffin L, Vote B, Hillenkamp J, Marshall J. An experimental method for testing novel retinal vital stains. Exp Eye Res. 2005 Oct;81(4):446-54. Epub 2005 May 31.

Jackson TL, Vote B, Knight BC, El-Amir A, Stanford MR, Marshall J. Safety testing of infracyanine green using retinal pigment epithelium and glial cell cultures. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2004 Oct;45(10):3697-703

Jayasundera T, Vote B, Joondeph B. Golf-related ocular injuries. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2003;31(2):110-3.

Lim BL, Vote B. Densiron intraocular tamponade: a case series. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2008;36(3):261-4.

Merriman MB, Vote B, McGeorge A. Silicone oil pupil-block acute angle-closure glaucoma: optimal laser position. Retina. 2003 Jun;23(3):407-9.

McGeorge AJ, Vote BJ, Elliot DA, Polkinghorne PJ. Papillary adenocarcinoma of the iris transmitted by corneal transplantation. Arch Ophthalmol. 2002 Oct;120(10):1379-83.

Savige J, Liu J, DeBuc DC, Handa JT, Hageman GS, Wang YY, Parkin JD, Vote B, Fassett R, Sarks S, Colville D. Retinal basement membrane abnormalities and the retinopathy of Alport syndrome. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2010 Mar;51(3):1621-7. Epub 2009 Oct 22

Stack RR, Vote BJ, Evans JL, Elder MJ. Bilateral ptosis caused by localized superficial eyelid amyloidosis. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2003 May;19(3):239-40.

Toh T, Cooper RL, Parker A, Vote BJ. Wegener’s granulomatosis presenting with painless bulbar-conjunctival ulcer and central retinal artery occlusion. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2006 Jan-Feb;34(1):51-3.

Toh T, Liew SH, MacKinnon JR, Hewitt AW, Poulsen JL, Spector TD, Gilbert CE, Craig JE, Hammond CJ, Mackey DA. Central corneal thickness is highly heritable: the twin eye studies. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2005 Oct;46(10):3718-22.

Vote BJ, Buttery R, Polkinghorne PJ. Endophthalmitis after intravitreal injection of frozen preprepared tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) for pneumatic displacement of submacular hemorrhage. Retina. 2004 Oct;24(5):808-9.

Vote BJ, Casswell AG. Retinal dialysis: are we missing diagnostic opportunities? Eye (Lond). 2004;18(7):709-13.

Vote BJ, Eckstein MB. The art of retinal detachment surgery: a photoessay. Br J Ophthalmol. 2004;88(5):715-6.

Vote BJ, Elder MJ. Cyanoacrylate glue for corneal perforations: a description of a surgical technique and a review of the literature. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2000 Dec;28(6):437-42.

Vote B. Endophthalmitis clinical controversy. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2003;31(5):457; author reply 457-8.

Vote B, Fuller JR, Bevin TH, Molteno AC. Systemic anti-inflammatory fibrosis suppression in threatened trabeculectomy failure. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2004 Feb;32(1):81-6.

Vote BJ, Fuller JR, Molteno AC, Bevin TH. Emmetropisation after Molteno implant insertion for buphthalmos. Br J Ophthalmol. 2001 Sep;85(9):1139-40.

Vote BJ, Gamble GD, Polkinghorne PJ. Auckland proliferative diabetic vitrectomy fellow eye study. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2004 Aug;32(4):397-403.

Vote BJ, Grupcheva CN, Ormonde SE, McGhee CN. In vivo confocal microstructural analysis and surgical management of Brown-Mclean syndrome associated with spontaneous crystalline lens luxation. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2003 Mar;29(3):614-8.

Vote BJ, Hall A, Cairns J, Buttery R. Changing trends in sympathetic ophthalmia. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2004 Oct;32(5):542-5.

Vote BJ, Hart RH, Worsley DR, Borthwick JH, Laurent S, McGeorge AJ. Visual loss after use of nitrous oxide gas with general anesthetic in patients with intraocular gas still persistent up to 30 days after vitrectomy. Anesthesiology. 2002 Nov;97(5):1305-8.

Vote BJ, Membrey WL, Casswell AG. Autologous platelets for macular hole surgery: the Sussex Eye Hospital experience. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2004 Oct;32(5):472-7.

Vote BJ, Membrey WL, Casswell AG. Vitreous haemorrhage without obvious cause: national survey of management practices. Eye (Lond). 2005 Jul;19(7):770-7.

Vote BJ, Newland A, Polkinghorne PJ. Humidity devices in vitreoretinal surgery. Retina. 2002 Oct;22(5):616-21.

Vote B, Polkinghorne P. Avulsed retinal vessel with operculated retinal break. Arch Ophthalmol. 2002 Nov;120(11):1594-5.

Vote BJ, Russell MK, Joondeph BC. Trypan blue-assisted vitrectomy. Retina. 2004 Oct;24(5):736-8.

Vote B, Russell M, Polkinghorne P. Recurrent cytomegalovirus retinitis in a patient with a normal lymphocyte count who had undergone splenectomy for lymphoma. Retina. 2005 Feb-Mar;25(2):220-1.

Vote BJ, Russell MK, Newland A, Polkinghorne PJ. The evaluation of a humidifying device for vitreoretinal surgery. Br J Ophthalmol. 2004 Dec;88(12):1582-4.

Vote BJ, Simpson AJ. X-ray turns a blind eye to ferrous metal. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2001;29(4):262-4.

Vote BJ, Tranos P, Bunce C, Charteris DG, Da Cruz L. Long-term outcome of combined pars plana vitrectomy and scleral fixated sutured posterior chamber intraocular lens implantation.

Am J Ophthalmol. 2006 Feb;141(2):308-312.

Vote B, Wheen L, Cluroe A, Teoh H, McGeorge A. Further evidence for proinflammatory nature of perfluorohexyloctane in the eye. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2003 Oct;31(5):408-14.