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Sheila K. West

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology

Wilmer Eye Institute


MD 21287



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  • Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA. 2000 - 2010
  • Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology and Lions Low Vision Center, Wilmer Eye Institute, The Johns Hopkins University, 600 N. Wolfe Street, USA. 2005 - 2006


  1. Change in function and spectacle-use 2 months after providing presbyopic spectacles in rural Tanzania. Patel, I., Munoz, B., Mkocha, H., Schwarzwalder, A.W., McHiwa, W., West, S.K. Br. J. Ophthalmol (2010) [Pubmed]
  2. Older drivers and failure to stop at red lights. West, S.K., Hahn, D.V., Baldwin, K.C., Duncan, D.D., Munoz, B.E., Turano, K.A., Hassan, S.E., Munro, C.A., Bandeen-Roche, K. J. Gerontol. A Biol. Sci. Med. Sci. (2010) [Pubmed]
  3. Prevalence of pterygium in Latinos: Proyecto VER. West, S., Muñoz, B. Br. J. Ophthalmol (2009) [Pubmed]
  4. Trachoma and ocular Chlamydia trachomatis were not eliminated three years after two rounds of mass treatment in a trachoma hyperendemic village. West, S.K., Munoz, B., Mkocha, H., Gaydos, C., Quinn, T. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. (2007) [Pubmed]
  5. Epidemiology of cataract: accomplishments over 25 years and future directions. West, S. Ophthalmic. Epidemiol (2007) [Pubmed]
  6. Single-dose azithromycin prevents trichiasis recurrence following surgery: randomized trial in Ethiopia. West, S.K., West, E.S., Alemayehu, W., Melese, M., Munoz, B., Imeru, A., Worku, A., Gaydos, C., Meinert, C.L., Quinn, T. Arch. Ophthalmol. (2006) [Pubmed]
  7. Intensive insecticide spraying for fly control after mass antibiotic treatment for trachoma in a hyperendemic setting: a randomised trial. West, S.K., Emerson, P.M., Mkocha, H., McHiwa, W., Munoz, B., Bailey, R., Mabey, D. Lancet (2006) [Pubmed]
  8. Compensatory strategy use identifies risk of incident disability for the visually impaired. West, S.K., Munoz, B., Rubin, G.S., Bandeen-Roche, K., Broman, A.T., Turano, K.A. Arch. Ophthalmol. (2005) [Pubmed]
  9. Infection with Chlamydia trachomatis after mass treatment of a trachoma hyperendemic community in Tanzania: a longitudinal study. West, S.K., Munoz, B., Mkocha, H., Holland, M.J., Aguirre, A., Solomon, A.W., Foster, A., Bailey, R.L., Mabey, D.C. Lancet (2005) [Pubmed]
  10. Model of risk of cortical cataract in the US population with exposure to increased ultraviolet radiation due to stratospheric ozone depletion. West, S.K., Longstreth, J.D., Munoz, B.E., Pitcher, H.M., Duncan, D.D. Am. J. Epidemiol. (2005) [Pubmed]
  11. Trachoma: new assault on an ancient disease. West, S.K. Prog. Retin. Eye. Res (2004) [Pubmed]
  12. Gender equity and trichiasis surgery in the Vietnam and Tanzania national trachoma control programmes. West, S., Nguyen, M.P., Mkocha, H., Holdsworth, G., Ngirwamungu, E., Kilima, P., Munoz, B. Br. J. Ophthalmol (2004) [Pubmed]
  13. Blinding trachoma: prevention with the safe strategy. West, S.K. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. (2003) [Pubmed]
  14. How does visual impairment affect performance on tasks of everyday life? The SEE Project. Salisbury Eye Evaluation. West, S.K., Rubin, G.S., Broman, A.T., Muñoz, B., Bandeen-Roche, K., Turano, K. Arch. Ophthalmol. (2002) [Pubmed]
  15. Risk factors for Type II diabetes and diabetic retinopathy in a mexican-american population: Proyecto VER. West, S.K., Munoz, B., Klein, R., Broman, A.T., Sanchez, R., Rodriguez, J., Snyder, R. Am. J. Ophthalmol. (2002) [Pubmed]
  16. Looking forward to 20/20: a focus on the epidemiology of eye diseases. West, S.K. Epidemiol. Rev (2000) [Pubmed]
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