Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences


Publications 1990-2000

1990


Bryden FM, Pyott AA, Bailey M, McGhee CN.
Real time ultrasound in the assessment of intraocular foreign bodies.
EYE 1990, 4, 727-731.

Grouptcheva CN, Pandova M, Stancheva M.
Experimental vital staining and counting of endothelial cells using janos green.
Scripta Medica, 1990.

Gull K, Birkett CR, Gerke-Bonet R, Parma A, Robinson DR, Sherwin T, Woodward R.
The cell cycle and cytoskeletal morphogenesis in Trypanosoma brucei.
Biochem. Soc. Trans. 1990; 18: 720-722.

McGhee CN,Watson DG, Midgley JM et al.
Penetration of synthetic corticosteroids into human aqueous humour.
EYE 1990 ,4, 526-530.

McGhee CN, Watson DG, Noble MJ, Midgley JM.
Penetration of topically applied prednisolone sodium phosphate into human aqueous humour. EYE 1990, (4), 463-467.

Midgley JM, Watson DG, MacFarlane RG, McGhee CN.
Analysis of acidic metabolites of biogenic amines in bovine retina, vitreous and aqueous humour by GC-NICMS. J. Neurochemistry 1990:55 (3);842- 848.

Robinson DR, Beattie P, Sherwin T, Gull K.
Microtubules, tubulin and microtubule associated proteins of trypanosomes.
Methods in Enzymol. 1990; 196: 285-299.

Sharif KW, McGhee CN, Tomlinson RCK.
Ocular trauma caused by airgun pellets: A ten year survey.
EYE (1990); 4 (6): 855-60.

Watson DG, McGhee CN, Midgley JM, Dutton GN, Noble MJ.
Penetration of topically applied betamethasone sodium phosphate into human aqueous humour.
EYE 1990, 4, 603-606.

Watson DG, Midgley JM, McGhee CN, Doig WM.
Analysis of biogenic amines and their metabolites in the human eye by GC-NICMS
J. Pharm. Pharmacol: 1990:Vol 41, 21.

Watson DG, Midgley JM, Chen R, Huang W, Bain G, McDonald N, Reid J, McGhee CN.
Analysis of biogenic amines and their metabolites in biological tissues and fluids by GC-NICMS.
Pharm Biomed Anal 1990; 8: 899-904.

Watson DG, McGhee CN, Midgley JM.
The determination of the penetration of the Beta-blocker L-Bunolol into the human eye.
J. Pharm Pharmacol 1990; 42:110-111.

1991


Murdoch JR, McGhee CN, Glover V.
The relationship between stereopsis and fine manual dexterity: Pilot study of a new instrument.
EYE. 1991; 5(5): 642-643.

Watson DG, Midgley JM, McGhee CN.
Determination of levobunolol and its metabolite dihydrolevobunolol, in human aqueous humour by GC-NICI-MS.
J Chromatography. 1991; 571: 101-108.

1992


Brookes NH, Poole CA, Clover GM.
Visualisation Of Keratocytes In The Living Cornea.
Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 1992; 33/4: 1401.

Ellis MF, McGhee CN, and Lee WR.
A scanning electron microscope study of porcine corneal endothelium stored in chondroitin sulphate.
Cornea 1992; 11 (2): 127-132.

McGhee CN.
The pharmakokinetics of ophthalmic corticosteroids: A mini review.
Br J Ophthalmol 1992; 76 (11): 681 - 684.

Sherwin T, Robinson DR, Byard EH, Gull K.
Regulation of cytoskeletal morphogenesis during the trypanosome cell cycle.
Eur. J. Protistol. 1992; 28: 119.

Watson DG, McGhee CN, Midgley JM, Zhou P, Doig WM.
Determination of acidic metabolites of biogenic amines in human aqueous humour by gas chromatography-NICI-mass spectrometry.
J Neurochem. 1992; 58: 116-120.

1993


Montgomery DMI, Craig JP.
Optic disc interpretation in glaucoma: is confidence misplaced?
Ophthal Physiol Opt 1993; 13: 383 - 6.

Poole CA, Brookes NH, Clover GM.
Keratocyte Networks Visualised in the Living Cornea using Vital Dyes.
Journal of Cell Science 1993; 106: 685-692.

Read M, Sherwin T, Holloway SP, Gull K, Hyde JE.
Microtubular organisation visualised by immunofluorescence microscopy during erythrocytic schizogony in Plasmodium falciparum and investigation of post-translational modifications of parasite tubulin.
Parasitol. 1993;106: 223-232.

Tay Kearney ML, McGhee CN, Crawford GJ.
Acanthamoeba keratitis, a masquerade of signs and symptoms in six cases.
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Ophthalmology 1993: 21(4);237-45.

1994


Phelan PS, McGhee CN, Bryce IG.
Excimer Laser PRK and Corticosteroid Induced Pressure Elevation: The tip of an emerging Iceberg?
Br J Ophthalmol. 1994;(78): 802-803.

1995


Anastas CN, McGhee CN, Bryce IG.
Corneal Tattooing Revisited: Utilisation of the excimer laser in the treatment of unsightly leucomata.
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Ophthalmology 1995;23(3):227-230.

Chapman F, McGhee CN.
Pilomatrixoma, an unusual contraindication for spectacle wear
Br J Ophthalmol 1995; 79(12):1143-4.

Craig JP, Blades KJ, Patel S.
Tear lipid layer structure and stability after expressing human meibomian glands.
Ophthal Physiol Opt 1995; 15(6): 569 - 574.

Craig JP, Simmons PA, Patel S, Tomlinson A.
Refractive index and osmolality of human tears.
Optom Vis Sci 1995; 72(10): 718 - 724.

Craig JP, Tomlinson A.
Effect of age on tear osmolality.
Optom Vis Sci 1995; 72(10): 713 - 717.

Lange BMH, Sherwin T, Hagan IM, Gull K.
The basics of immunofluorescence video-microscopy in mammalian and microbial systems.
Trends Cell Biol. 1995; 5: 328-332.

McGhee CN, Bryce IG, Weed KH.
Surgical correction of myopia and myopic astigmatism.
Eye News 1995: 2 (4); 7-12.

Matthews KR, Sherwin T, Gull K.
Mitochondrial genome repositioning during the differentiation of the African trypanosome between life cycle forms is microtubule mediated.
J. Cell Sci. 1995; 108: 2231-2239.

Poole CA, Brookes NH, Gilbert RT, Beaumont BW, Crowther A, Scott L, Merrilees MJ.
Detection of viable and non-viable cells in connective tissue explants using the fixable fluoroprobes 5-chloromethylfluorescien diacetate and ethidium homodimer-1.
Connective Tissue Research 1995; 33(4): 233-241.

Robinson DR, Sherwin T, Ploubidou A, Byard EH, Gull K.
Microtubule polarity and dynamics in the control of organelle positioning, segregation and cytokinesis in the trypanosome cell cycle.
J. Cell Biol. 1995; 128: 1163-1172.

Webber SK, McGhee CN, McMenamin PG.
A precautionary note on retrobulbar alcohol injections.
Br J Ophthalmol 1995; 79: 192-194.

1996


Anastas CN, McGhee CN, Bryce IG.
Disciform keratitis causing severe irregular astigmatism.
Australian and NZ J Ophthalmol. 1996;24:69-70.

Chacurov B, Gruptcheva CN.
Fornix based versus limbus based incision of the conjunctiva in trabeculectomy with mitomycin C.
Bulgarian J Ophthalmol 1996; 4: 36-40.

Craig JP.
Assessment of the preocular tear film.
Eye News 1996; 3(2): 7 - 10.

Clover GM, Brookes NH, Poole CA.
Confocal laser scanning microscopy of human corneal keratocytes with co-localised membrane gap junction proteins.
Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science 1996; 37(3): S1013.

Clover GM, Poole CA, Brookes NH.
Confocal imaging of gap junction protein associated with the keratocytes of the human cornea.
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Ophthalmology (Supplement). 1996; 24(2): 10-12.

Dayan M, McGhee CN, Anastas CN
Idiopathic sectoral corneal endotheliitis.
Australian and New Zealand J Ophthalmol. 1996;24(4):357-359.

Dayan M, Turner B, McGhee CN.
Acute closed angle glaucoma masquerading as systemic illness.
Br Med J 1996;313:413-5.

Gebauer A, McGhee CN, Crawford GJ
Severe microbial keratitis in temperate and tropical Western Australia.
EYE 1996 ;10(5):575-580.

Grouptcheva CN.
Bacterial keratitis associated with contact lenses (review).
Bulgarian J Ophthalmol 1996; 2 :41-45.

Grouptcheva CN, Groupthchev I.
Actovegin ophthalmic jelly for treatment of superficial corneal diseases.
Bulgarian J Ophthalmol 1996; 5: 36-39.

McGhee CN, Bryce IG.
Natural history of central topographic islands following excimer laser photorefractive keratectomy.
J Cataract Refract Surg 22:1151-1158;1996.

McGhee CN, Bryce IG, Anastas CN et al.
Corneal topographic lagoons a potential new marker for post-traumatic recurrent corneal erosion syndrome.
Australian and New Zealand J Ophthalmol. 24:27-31;1996.

McGhee CN, Anastas CN.
The widespread use of topical Chloramphenicol: Is there justifiable concern regarding idiosyncratic aplastic anaemia.
Br J Ophthalmol 1996:80(2);182-184.

McGhee CN, Weed KH, Brown AD, Keller PR.
Computerised videokeratography in clinical practice: photorefractive surgery
Eye News 1996; 3(3):19-22.

McGhee CN, Orr D, Kidd B, Stark C et al.
Psychological aspects of excimer laser surgery for myopia: Reasons for seeking treatment and patient satisfaction.
Br J Ophthalmol 1996; 80: 874-879.

Mitov T, Grouptcheva CN.
Survival of corneal transplants with or without donor recipient selection.
Bulgarian J Ophthalmol 1996; 2: 41-45.

Oliver JJ.
LASIK in the NHS: A first for Scotland.
Eye News. 1996: 3(4); 29.

Pimendes D, Steele CF, McGhee CN, Bryce IG.
Deep stromal opacities associated with longterm contact lens wear.
Br J Ophthalmol 1996: 80:21-24.

Poole CA, Brookes NH, Clover GM.
Confocal imaging of the keratocyte network in living porcine corneae using the fixable fluoroprobe 5-chloromethylfluorescein diacetate.
Current Eye Research 1996: 15: 165-174.

Webber SK, McGhee CN, Bryce IG.
Decentration of photorefractive keratectomy ablation zones after excimer laser surgery for myopia.
J Cataract Refract Surg 1996; 22:299-303.

1997


Brown AD, Craig JP.
Laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK): A contemporary overview.
Eye News 1997; 4(4): 7 - 14.

Craig JP, Tomlinson A.
Importance of the lipid layer in human tear film stability and evaporation.
Optom Vis Sci. 1997; 74(1): 8 - 13.

Ellerton CR, McGhee CN.
Phototherapeutic keratectomy: cinical studies.
In : Excimer lasers in Ophthalmology: Principles and Practice, Eds McGhee CNJ, Taylor HR, Gartry DS and Trokel SL. Martin Dunitz, London. 357- 378;1997.

Jayammanne J, McGhee CN.
European experience with excimer PRK/PARK.
In : Excimer lasers in Ophthalmology: Principles and Practice, Eds McGhee CNJ, Taylor HR, Gartry DS and Trokel SL. Martin Dunitz, London. 193- 212;1997.

Kidd B, Stark C, McGhee CN et al.
Screening psychiatric distress and low self esteem in patients presenting for excimer laser surgery for myopia.
J Refract Surgery 1997;13(1):40-44.

McGhee CN, Anastas CN, Jenkins L, Rogers CM, Danjoux JP.
The surgical and laser correction of hypermetropia.
In : Excimer lasers in Ophthalmology: Principles and Practice, Eds McGhee CNJ, Taylor HR, Gartry DS and Trokel SL. Martin Dunitz, London (1997).

McGhee CN, Brown AD.
A perspective on Laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) for myopia.
CME J Ophthalmol 1997:1(2): 46-48.

McGhee CN, Brown AD, Weed KH.
Computerised corneal videokeratography In. Cornea and Refractive Surgery; Eds Bavishi MS, Nagpal PN., Khamer BM. Pub: Ahmedabad Academy of Ophthalmology. 1997. 12-27.

McGhee CN, Ellerton CR.
Complications of excimer laser photorefractive surgery.
In : Excimer lasers in Ophthalmology: Principles and Practice, Eds McGhee CNJ, Taylor HR, Gartry DS and Trokel SL. Martin Dunitz, London 379-402; 1997.

McGhee CN, Koay P.
Essential pharmacology for photoreractive surgery. In : Excimer lasers in Ophthalmology:Principles and Practice, Eds McGhee CNJ, Taylor HR, Gartry DS and Trokel SL. Martin Dunitz, London 421-438;1997.

McGhee CN, Webber SK, Anastas CN.
A very practical approach to excimer laser for myopia.
In : Excimer lasers in Ophthalmology: Principles and Practice, Eds McGhee CNJ, Taylor HR, Gartry DS and Trokel SL. Martin Dunitz, London 149-166; 1997.

McGhee CN, Weed KH.
Computerised videokeratography in clinical practice.
In : Excimer lasers in Ophthalmology: Principles and Practice, Eds McGhee CNJ, Taylor HR., Gartry DS and Trokel SL. Martin Dunitz, London 97- 125;1997.

McGhee CN, Weed KH, Bryce IG, Anastas CN.
Current trends in the surgical correction of naturally occuring myopia and myopic astigmatism. In. Cornea and Refractive Surgery; Eds Bavishi MS, Nagpal PN., Khamer BM. Pub: Ahmedabad Academy of Ophthalmology. 1997. 154-166.

McGhee CN, Craig JP, Moseley H, Keller P.
Laser keychains; potential for serious eye injury.
Eye News 1997; 4(4): 17 - 19.

McMenamin PG, Steele C, McGhee CN.
Cornea: anatomy, physiology and healing.
In : Excimer lasers in Ophthalmology: Principles and Practice, Eds McGhee CNJ, Taylor HR, Gartry DS and Trokel SL. Martin Dunitz, London . 41-63, 1997.

Santrich C, Moore L, Bastin P, Sherwin T, Brokaw C, Gull K, Lebowitz JH.
A motility function for the paraflagellar rod in Leishmania mexicana.
Mol. Biochem. Parasitol. 1997; 90: 423-430.

Scott V, Sherwin T, Gull K.
Gamma tubulin in trypanosomes : molecular characterisation and localisation to multiple
and diverse microtubule organising centres.
J. Cell Sci. 1997; 110: 157-168.

Stasiuk R, McCarthy C, Taylor HR, McGhee CN.
Alternative surgical techniques in the treatment of high myopia. In : Excimer lasers in Ophthalmology: Principles and Practice, Eds McGhee CNJ, Taylor HR, Gartry DS and Trokel SL, Martin Dunitz, London 331-338;1997.

Weed KH, McGhee CN.
Patient assessment in photorefractive surgery.
In : Excimer lasers in Ophthalmology: Principles and Practice, Eds McGhee CNJ, Taylor HR, Gartry DS and Trokel SL. Martin Dunitz, London. 127- 146;1997.

1998


Bastin P, Sherwin T, Gull K.
Paraflagellar rod is vital for trypanosome motility.
Nature 1998; 391: 548.

Brown AD, McGhee CN.
Corneal Transplantation: indications and surgical techniques in penetrating keratoplasty.
Eye News 1998:6:13-18.

Clover GM, Brookes NH, Poole CA.
Simultaneous co-localisation of keratocytes and connexins 43 and 50.
Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science 1998; 39(4): S453.

Craig JP, Tomlinson A.
Age and gender effects on the normal tear film.
Adv Exp Med Biol 1998; 438: 411 - 415.

Keller PR, McGhee CN, Weed KH.
Fourier analysis of corneal topography data after photorefractive keratectomy.
J Cataract Refract Surg 1998;24; 1447-1455.

McGhee CN, Keller PR.
In vivo confocal microscopy of living tissue: the cornea at cellular level
Eye News 1998; 5: 14-20.

Orr D, Sidiki S, McGhee CN.
Factors that influence patient choice of an excimer laser treatment centre.
J Cataract Refract Surg 1998;24:335-340.

Pearce EI, Tomlinson A, Craig JP, Lowther GE.
Tear protein changes following punctal plugging.
Adv Exp Med Biol 1998: 438: 669 - 674.

Tomlinson A, Craig JP, Lowther G.
The biophysical role in tear regulation
Adv Exp Med Biol 1998; 438: 371 - 380.

Weed KH, McGhee CN.
Referral patterns, treatment management and visual outcome in keratoconus.
Eye 1998:12; 663-668.

1999


Bastin P, Pullen T, Sherwin T, Gull K.
Protein transport and flagellum assembly dynamics revealed by analysis of a paralysed
trypanosome mutant. 
J. Cell Sci. 1999; 112: 3769-3777.

Brahma AK, McGhee CN.
LASIK retreatment by flap elevation.
In LASIK. Ed Lucio Buratto. Slack Inc. 1999.

Craig JP, Blades K.
Tear film: Composition and physiological aspects.
CE Optometry 1999; 2(2): 39 - 45.

Craig JP, Blades K.
Clinical examination of the tear film.
CE Optometry 1999; 2(2): 46 - 53.

Craig JP, McGhee CN.
Corneal pathology: infection, inflammation and degeneration.
Optician 1999; 217(5702): May 21: 21 - 30.

Danesh-Meyer H, Kubis KC, Sergott RC.
Not so slowly progressive visual loss
Surv Ophthalmol 1999, 44(3):247-52.

Field, H, Ali BR, Sherwin T, Gull K, Croft SL, Field MC.
TbRab2p, a marker for the endoplasmic reticulum of trypanosoma brucei, localises to the
ERGIC in mammalian cells.
J. Cell Sci. 1999; 112: 147-156

Koay PYP., McGhee CN.
Excimer laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) following corneal transplantation: a case report. Br J Ophthalmic Photography 1999;2:10- 11.

Kohl L, Sherwin T, Gull K.
Assembly of the paraflagellar rod.and the attachment zone complex during the
Trypanosoma brucei cell cycle.
J. Eukaryotic Mircobiol. 1999; 46: 105-109.

Liu XZ, Hope C, Liang CY, Zou JM et al.
A mutation (2314delG) in the Usher syndrome type IIA gene: high prevalence and phenotypic variation. Am J Hum Gent 1999:64(4):1221- 5.

Maga JA, Sherwin T, Francis S, Gull K, LeBowitz JH.
Genetic dissection of the Leishmania paraflagellar rod, a unique flagellar cytoskeleton structure.
J. Cell Sci. 1999; 112: 2753-2763.

McGhee CN, Brahma AK.
Epithelial ingrowth after LASIK.
In LASIK. Ed Lucio Buratto. Slack Inc. 1999.

McGhee CN, Bryce IG.
Aetiology and avoidance of steep central islands.
J Cataract Refract Surg. 1999;25:302-304.

McGhee CN., Bryce IG, Anastas CN.
Consolidating the association between Goldmann applanation IOP undermeasurement
and photorefractive surgery.
J Cataract Refract Surg. 1999 Feb;25(2):158-9.

McGhee CN, Keller PR.
Corneal Topography. In The Oxford textbook of Ophthalmology
Eds Easty DL and Sparrow JM.
Oxford Medical Publications. 1999:132-138.

McGhee CN, Keller PR.
Videokeratography in Refractive Surgery. In Corneal Surgery: Theory, technique, and Tissue.
Ed FS Brightbill. Mosby, St Louis. 1999; 597-603.

Reid J, Brahma A, Weed KH, McGhee CN.
Corneal ectatic conditions: a spectrum of clinical presentation.
CME J Ophthalmol 1999:3;67-70.

Sherwin T, Brookes NH, Poole CA, Clover GM.
Visualisation of the human corneal keratocyte network and associated gap junction
proteins in three dimensions.
Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science 1999: 40(4): 3264 (abstract).

Tint NL, Chakrabarti HS, McGhee CN.
Ocular aspects of the oculo-auriculo-vertebral dysplasia syndrome of Goldenhar.
Eye News 1999:6(2);55.

2000


Brahma A., McGhee CN.
Surgical Correction of refractive errors
J Royal Society of Medicine 2000; 93 (3):118-23.

Brahma A., McGhee CN, Craig JP., Weed KH., Oliver JJ., Brown AD, Brown R
Safety and predictability of laser in situ keratomileusis enhancement procedures.
J Cataract Refract Surg (in press).

Craig JP, Morgan PB, Singh I, Efron N, Tomlinson A.
The role of tear physiology in ocular surface temperature.
Eye (August 2000).

Danesh-Meyer H, Kubis KC, Wolf MA
Chiasmopathy
Surv Ophthalmol 2000 Jan-Feb;44(4):329-35.

Deramo Va, Jayamanne DG, Auerbach DB, Danesh-Meyer H
Acute bilaterla ophthalmoplegia in a young woman.
Surv Ophthalmol. 200 May-Jun:44(6).

Field H, Sherwin T, Smith AC, Gull K, Field MC
Cell-cycle and developmental regulation of TbRAB31 localisation, a GTP-locked Rab protein for Trypnosoma brucei.
Mol Biochem Parisitol 2000; 106 (1):21-35.

Koay PYP, McGhee CN., Craig JP, Weed KH
Laser in situ keratomileusis for ametropia after penetrating keratoplasty
J Refract Surg 2000; 16: 140-147.

Koay PYP., McGhee CN., Crawford GJ.
Effect of a standard paired arcuate incision with augmentation sutures on postkeratoplasty astigmatism. J Cataract Refract Surg 2000;26(4):553-61.

Kubis KC, Danesh-Meyer H, Pribitkin EA, Bilyk JR
Progressive visual loss and ophthalmoplegia
Surv Ophthalmol Mar-Apr 2000; 44(5):433-41.

McGhee C, Brahma A
Surgical correction of refractive error
JR Soc Med 2000, Jun;93(6):333-4.

McGhee CN, Craig JP, Mosely, H.
Laser pointers can cause permanent retinal injury if used inappropriately.
Br J Ophthalmol 2000; 84: 229.

McGhee CN, Craig JP, Sachdev N, Weed KH, Brown AD.
Functional, psychological and satisfaction outcomes of laser in situ keratomileusis for high myopia. J Cataract Refract Surg 2000;26(4):497-509.

McGhee CN, Grouptcheva C
The Cornea
Steno Publishing House (in Bulgarian)
17 Chapters, 234 pages, 190 colour illustrations
(updated July 2000).

Ogbadoyi E, Ersfeld K, Robinson D, Sherwin T, Gull K
Architecture of the Trypanosoma brucei nucleus during interphase and mitosis.
Chromosoma 2000; 108(8): 501-13.