Professor Stephanie Watson

Professor
Clinical Ophthalmology &
Eye Health, Central Clinical School and Sydney Medical School Foundation Fellow

Telephone 9389 0666
Fax 93890122

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Biographical details

Prof Watson is a clinician researcher and innovator. She is head of ‘Eye Innovation’ at the Save Sight Institute and a Sydney Medical School Foundation Fellow.

Stephanie is known for her ground-breaking research in corneal therapies. She has published over154 articles in high-ranked peer reviewed journals and book chapters, and holds international patents. Stephanie has given over 170 presentations at national and international meetings. Organisations that have funded her research include the NationalHealth andMedicalResearchCouncil (NHMRC), Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia, Australian Stem Cell Centre,TheUniversity of Sydney,TheUniversity of New South Wales (UNSW), Keratoconus Australia, Sydney Eye Hospital Foundation, and Fight for Sight UK.

She led her team to first prize in the Best Health Innovation Product Idea,IDE groupand was awarded first prize for the Medical Device Commercialisation Training Program, ATP Innovations and the NSW Office for Health and Medical Research. She has been a Pride of Australia award and NSW Women of the Year nominee, an UNSW Early stage innovation award finalist and received a commendation from the Vice Chancellor of the University of New South Wales. She received the Gustav Nossal Medical and Dental Post-graduate Research NHMRC scholarship; this is awarded to the highest ranked applicant. She has also received awards from Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO), Tear Film and Ocular Surface Society, and was awarded the ‘Les is more’ grand final award, episode winner and people’s choice award on The New Inventors, ABC Television, for developing a stem cell therapy.

As Chair of the Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia; Regenerative Medicine Representative for Stem Cells Australia; Editor for the Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group UK; and NSW representative of the Corneal Society she contributes to policy. She is a member of the AssociationResearch in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Outreach and Advocacycommittee; RANZCO therapeutics committee member, andon the NSW Branch Committee for RANZCO.

Prof Watson has completed the Chief Executive Womens and ARVO Leadership development programmes.

Research interests

The Eye Innovation Group aims to improve outcomes for patients affected by various cornea disorders and diseases. The group focuses on developing innovative solutions to restore sight and promote ocular health.

Teaching and supervision

Ophthalmology

Current research students

Project title Research student
Developing, implementing and evaluating evidence-based guidelines for Herpes Simplex Keratitis Maria CABRERA AGUAS
Eye injuries and their prevention Annette Hoskin CLAYFIED- HOSKIN
Developing technology to improve health outcomes in corneal disease Alex FERDI
Topical Atorvastatin for the treatment of Dry Eye Pauline KHOO

Current projects

The Eye Innovation group has three main research areas:

  1. Serious Ocular Infections
  2. Save Sight Registry – Fight Corneal Blindness!
  3. Therapeutics and Technology

Associations

Women on Boards

Association for Research and Vision in Ophthalmology

American Academy of Ophthalmology

Corneal Society

Sydney University Alumni

University of New South Wales Alumni

Australian Society of Ophthalmologists

Australian Institute of Company Directors

Awards and honours

Best Community Ophthalmology Film. Allergan Ophthalmic Film Festival at RANZCO 2017

First prize, Medical Device Commercialisation Training programme, ATP Innovation and NSW Office for Health and Medical Research

Best Health Innovation Product Idea. IDE Group

Awarded as first prize in the ‘Building Better Futures for Health’ product design challenge.

NHMRC Career Development Fellowship

Pride of Australia Nominee

Dunlop Fellowship. Asialink Leaders Programme

Young investigator award, Tear Film and Ocular Surface Society

‘Les is more’ grand final award, episode winner and people’s choice award. The New Inventors, ABC Television, for Autologous ex vivo cultured limbal epithelial cell transplantation.

In the media

Conjunctivitis treatment gets $13 m from Brandon Capital for local trial. Australian Financial Review, 28.02.2018http://www.afr.com/business/health/biotechnology/conjunctivitis-treatment-gets-13m-from-brandon-capital-for-local-trial-20180227-h0wqkf

The Chris Smith Show, 2GB radio, Eye research, 26.07.17

Christine Anu Show, ABC radio, EyeCon walk, 28.07.17Medical Devices Fund award night, NSW Health

Sydney Morning Herald, Eyesight experts issue warning on diet which can lead to blindness, 15.10.16http://www.smh.com.au/national/health/eyesight-experts-issue-warning-on-diet-which-can-lead-to-blindness-20161012-gs0twl.html

Western Australian radio interview

Busselton Mail, Eyesight experts issue warning on diet which can lead to blindness, 15.10.16

Yahoo 7 News, Diet of chicken, coke and bread left Perth teen with permanent eye damage 16.10.16

Daily Mail, Australia, Doctors baffled teenager rapidly losing vision Sydney professor figured surprise cause 16.10.16http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3839601/Doctors-baffled-teenager-rapidly-losing-vision-Sydney-professor-figured-surprise-cause.html

Stuff, New Zealand, Fussy eaters could be faced with blindness eyesight experts warn 16.10.16http://www.stuff.co.nz/world/australia/85384254/fussy-eaters-could-be-faced-with-blindness-eyesight-experts-warn

This is money, United Kingdom, Doctors baffled teenager rapidly losing vision Sydney professor figured surprise cause 16.10.16http://www.thisismoney.co.uk/news/article-3839601/Doctors-baffled-teenager-rapidly-losing-vision-Sydney-professor-figured-surprise-cause.html

Capital Bay news, Atlanta, GA, USA Doctors baffled teenager rapidly losing vision Sydney professor figured surprise cause 15.10.16http://www.capitalbay.news/news/1083987-doctors-baffled-by-teenager-rapidly-losing-his-vision-until-sydney-professor-figured-out-the-surprise-cause.html

Studio 10, Top 5 Eye Myths Busted, 20.04.16

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kqzexPZLTeA

Australian Doctor, 23.03.16

http://www.australiandoctor.com.au/News/Latest-News/AMD-supplements-not-preventive-say-ophthalmologis

Stem cell cure for cataracts in sight 10.03.16

http://www.abc.net.au/worldtoday/content/2016/s4422433.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v59pypPZw6I&feature=youtu.be

Save Sight Registries: Keratoconus module, radio interview November 2015

http://www.2rph.org.au/listen/audio-archive.

Hands off your eyes

http://www.savesightinstitute.org.au/news/hands-off-your-eyes/

New York Times, 3 Nov 2014 (Circulation 1,865,315 Daily)

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/11/04/science/a-debatable-fix-for-young-eyes-with-myopia.html?_r=0

The Daily Telegraph (circulation 280,731), Southern Courier (circulation 46,114), 21 Dec 2014

http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/newslocal/city-east/tips-to-stay-safe-and-out-of-the-hospital-emergency-department-this-festive-season/story-fngr8h22-1227157905434?nk=6c608674bcfca4bbe5f571c548d046f9

The Australian Stem Cell handbook

http://www.stemcellfoundation.net.au/docs/patient-handbook/the-australian-stem-cell-handbook.pdf?sfvrsn=4

http://www.mivision.com.au/save-sight-launches-keratoconus-registry/

Pride of Australia nomination, Daily Telegraph. 2nd August 2014

http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/pride-of-australia/pride-of-australia-prof-stephanie-watson-is-changing-peoples-lives-one-pair-of-eyes-at-a-time/story-fnisjx5h-1227011246851

Channel 7 news, Watching out for work place dangers. July 30th 2014

https://au.news.yahoo.com/nsw/video/watch/24589111/watching-out-for-work-dangers/

Mivision, http://www.mivision.com.au/young-worker-blinded-cleaning-beer-lines/

Insight, SBS Television, Stem cell therapy, July 15th 2014

2UE, Regenerative Medicine, July 27th 2014

Solutions for sore eyes, You Tube video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wJtUIOd0A0o

Science Radio, Stem cell therapies, 2013

Bright Ideas, Qantas Inflight Magazine, June 2011

Catalyst, ABC Television, March 24th 2011

http://www.abc.net.au/catalyst/stories/3166921.htm

Women in Ophthalmology, Insight, April 2010

‘Sight for Sore Eyes’ You Tube video. 114,298 hits

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RYDSPFuWFDM

The New Inventors. ABC Television. Grand Final Episode 43

http://www.abc.net.au/tv/newinventors/video/video.htm

The New Inventors. ABC Television. Episode 30

http://www.abc.net.au/tv/newinventors/video/video.htm

Australian Stem Cell Centre

http://www.stemcellcentre.edu.au/NewsEvents/News/1millionawarded1.asp

http://www.stemcellcentre.edu.au/NewsEvents/News/ABCNewInventorsWinnerStemCellsforEyeRepair.aspx

Australian optometry, August 2011

http://www.optometrists.asn.au/flipbookpages/AOAugust2011/

UNSWTV

http://tv.unsw.edu.au/video/sight-for-sore-eyes

Uniken, University of New South Wales

http://www.unsw.edu.au/news/pad/uniken/UnikenJulyAugust09/UnikenJulyAugust09.pdf

UNSW Web Front page story

http://www.unsw.edu.au/news/pad/articles/2009/may/Blind_stemcells.html

Eyenet, Clinical Insights from the American Academy of Ophthalmology

www.aao.org/publications/eyenet/200909/news.cfm

Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists News, 2009;12(3):9

School of Medical Sciences, University of New South Wales

www.medicalsciences.med.unsw.edu.au/SOMSWeb.nsf/resources/…/July+09.pdf

Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales

www.med.unsw.edu.au/medweb.nsf/resources/Rnews09/…/BulletinNo2.pdf

Crabs and eyeballs not usually a good mix TVNZ March 30, 2010

http://tvnz.co.nz/technology-news/crabs-and-eyeballs-not-usually-good-mix-3441062

Surgical Glue Made from Crab Shells, Med India March 30, 2010

http://www.medindia.net/news/Surgical-Glue-Made-from-Crab-Shells-67070-1.htm

Crab shell glue could replace stitches, The West Australian, March 30, 2010

http://au.news.yahoo.com/thewest/lifestyle/a/-/lifestyle/7003057/crab-shell-glue-could-replace-stitches/

A stitch in time, Daily Telegraph, 31 March 2010, PG 24

twitter.com/profswatson

Keywords

Ophthalmology

Clinical Specialty

Ophthalmology

Selected grants

2017

  • Improving outcomes for patients suffering blinding corneal disease.; Watson S; Sydney Medical School/Internal Research Grant.

2016

  • NSW Ministry of Health-Development of therapeutics of dry eye; Watson S; NSW Health./Medical Devices Fund.
  • An investigation of the host immune reaction in response to corneal infection; Carnt N, Watson S; American Optometric Foundation/Allergan Foundation Research Grant.

2015

  • Aromatase inhibitor therapy for breast cancer and dry eyes; Watson S; Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia/Research Grant.

2014

  • Developing technology to improve health outcomes in ocular surface and corneal disease; Watson S, Daniell M, Barthelmes D, Bosch M; Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia/Research Grants.
  • Development of an Ocular Adhesive Film with Local Drug Delivery to Prevent Infection and Inflammation in Corneal Wounds; Foster L, Watson S, Wakefield D; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • Development of an Ocular Adhesive Film with local drug delivery to prevent infection and inflammation in Corneal Wounds; Foster J, Watson S, Wakefield D; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2013

  • Asialink Leaders Programme; Watson S; University of Melbourne/Dunlop Fellowship.
  • Therapeutics for repair and regeneration of the cornea; Watson S; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Career Development Fellowships.
  • Zeiss Confocal Microscope, LSM700; McAvoy J, Martin P, Gillies M, Grunert U, Watson S, Lovicu F; DVC Research/Equipment Grant.

2012

  • Limbal Stem Cells; Watson S; University of New South Wales/Gold Star Award.
  • A Band-aid for the eye: treatment of corneal wounds and ulcers; Watson S; University of New South Wales/Silverstar Award.

2010

  • A novel autologous contact-lens-based stem-cell-transfer technique for corneal reconstruction and vision restoration in patients with blinding corneal disease; Watson S; Australian Stem Cell Centre/Strategic Development Fund Grant.
  • SurgiLux-Vancomycin; Watson S; University of New South Wales/Silverstar Award.
  • Application of Novel sutureless technology for eye surgery; Watson S; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2009

  • Limbal stem cells; Watson S; University of New South Wales/Faculty Research Grant.

2008

  • Material Analysis for Medical Applications; Watson S; University of New South Wales/Major Equipment & Infrastructure Initiative Scheme.

Selected publications

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Books

  • Watson, S. (2006). Therapeutic Ocular Surface Medium: Clinical and in vitro studies. Australia: University of New South Wales.

Book Chapters

  • Bobba, S., Di Girolamo, N., Watson, S. (2016). Contact lens delivery of stem cells for restoring the ocular surface. In Traian V. Chirila, Damien G. Harkin (Eds.), Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology, (pp. 219-239). Cambridge: Woodhead Publishing Ltd. [More Information]
  • Watson, S. (2004). Suppurative Keratitis. In Richard Wormald, Liam Smeeth, Katherine Henshaw (Eds.), Evidence-Based Ophthalmology, (pp. 145-154). United Kingdom: BMJ Books.
  • Watson, S., Dart, J. (2003). Acanthamoeba Keratitis. In Gordon J. Johnson (Eds.), The Epidemiology of Eye Disease: 2nd Edition. United Kingdom: Arnold.
  • Watson, S. (2003). Laboratory Investigation in Ophthalmology. Ocular Therapeutics Course. United Kingdom: City University of London.

Journals

  • Watson, S., Cabrera Aguas, M., Khoo, P. (2018). Common eye infections. Australian Prescriber, 41(3), 67-72. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Chan, U., Khoo, P., Cherepanoff, S., Li, Y., Hanrahan, J., Watson, S. (2018). Corneal biopsy for diagnosis of recalcitrant microbial keratitis. Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 256(8), 1527-1533. [More Information]
  • Bobba, S., Devlin, C., Di Girolamo, N., Wakefield, D., McCluskey, P., Chan, E., Daniell, M., Watson, S. (2018). Incidence, clinical features and diagnosis of cicatrising conjunctivitis in Australia and New Zealand. Eye, 32, 1636-1643. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Leung, V. (2018). Interventions for recurrent corneal erosions. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2018 (7). [More Information]
  • Leahy, K., Madigan, M., Watson, S., McCluskey, P., White, A., Sarris, M. (2018). Investigation of corneal endothelial changes post selective laser trabeculoplasty. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 46(7), 730-737. [More Information]
  • Nguyen, K., Bobba, S., Richardson, A., Park, M., Watson, S., Wakefield, D., Di Girolamo, N. (2018). Native and Synthetic Scaffolds for Limbal Epithelial Stem Cell Transplantation. Acta Biomaterialia, 35, 21-35. [More Information]
  • Bobba, S., Di Girolamo, N., Munsie, M., Chen, F., Pebay, A., Harkin, D., Hewitt, A., O'Connor, M., McLenachan, S., Shadforth, A., Watson, S. (2018). The current state of stem cell therapy for ocular disease. Experimental Eye Research, 177, 65-75. [More Information]
  • Richardson, A., Park, M., Watson, S., Wakefield, D., Di Girolamo, N. (2018). Visualizing the Fate of Transplanted K14-Confetti Corneal Epithelia in a Mouse Model of Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 59(3), 1630-1640. [More Information]
  • Mathewson, P., Williams, G., Watson, S., Hodson, J., Bron, A., Rauz, S. (2017). Defining Ocular Surface Disease Activity and Damage Indices by an International Delphi Consultation. The Ocular Surface, 15(1), 97-111. [More Information]
  • Oh, L., Watson, S. (2017). Light-based epilation device-related injury to the cornea. Medical Journal of Australia, 206(4), 157-158. [More Information]
  • Watson, S. (2017). Meibomian gland disease and the microbiotome: is it time for ocular probiotics? Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 45(2), 103-104. [More Information]
  • Bobba, S., Di Girolamo, N., Mills, R., Daniell, M., Chan, E., Harkin, D., Cronin, B., Crawford, G., McGhee, C., Watson, S. (2017). Nature and incidence of severe limbal stem cell deficiency in Australia and New Zealand. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 45(2), 174-181. [More Information]
  • Hollhumer, R., Watson, S., Beckingsale, P. (2017). Persistent Epithelial Defects and Corneal Opacity After Collagen Cross-Linking With Substitution of Dextran (T-500) With Dextran Sulfate in Compounded Topical Riboflavin. Cornea, 36(3), 382-385. [More Information]
  • Rao, A., Watson, S. (2017). Possible role of aqueous humour dynamics in Descemet's membrane detachment resolution. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 45(8), 834-836. [More Information]
  • Samarawickrama, C., Li, Y., Carnt, N., Willcox, M., Dutta, D., Watson, S. (2017). Reducing oral contamination during corneal scrapes. BMJ Open Ophthalmology, 1(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Beshay, N., Keay, L., Dunn, H., Kamalden, T., Koskin, A., Watson, S. (2017). The epidemiology of Open Globe Injuries presenting to a tertiary referral eye hospital in Australia. Injury, 48(7), 1348-1354. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Carnt, N., Watson, S. (2016). Established and emerging ancillary techniques in management of microbial keratitis: A review. British Journal of Ophthalmology, 100(9), 1163-1170. [More Information]
  • Hollhumer, R., Zairani MZ, A., Watson, S. (2016). Hemorrhagic descemet membrane detachment following syphilitic interstitial keratitis. Cornea, 35(9), 1255-1256. [More Information]
  • Carnt, N., Robaei, D., Watson, S., Minassian, D., Dart, J. (2016). The Impact of Topical Corticosteroids Used in Conjunction with Antiamoebic Therapy on the Outcome of Acanthamoeba Keratitis. Ophthalmology, 123(5), 984-990. [More Information]
  • Chew, S., Watson, S. (2016). Use of topical retinoic acid for limbal stem cell failure: a retrospective clinical case series. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 44(3), 217-218. [More Information]
  • Chiu, M., Dillon, A., Watson, S. (2016). Vitamin A deficiency and xerophthalmia in children of a developed country. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 52(7), 699-703. [More Information]
  • Bobba, S., Chow, S., Watson, S., Di Girolamo, N. (2015). Clinical outcomes of xeno-free expansion and transplantation of autologous ocular surface epithelial stem cells via contact lens delivery: a prospective case series. Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 6, 1-14. [More Information]
  • Inglis, H., Boyle, F., Friedlander, M., Watson, S. (2015). Dry eyes and AIs: If you don't ask you won't find out. The Breast, 24(6), 694-698. [More Information]
  • Ooi, K., Wakefield, D., Billson, F., Watson, S. (2015). Efficacy and Safety of Topical Atorvastatin for the Treatment of Dry Eye Associated with Blepharitis: A Pilot Study. Ophthalmic Research, 54(1), 26-33. [More Information]
  • McDerby, N., Watson, S., Robaei, D., Naunton, M. (2015). Inappropriate use of topical chloramphenicol results in vision loss. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 43(2), 192-193. [More Information]
  • Samarawickrama, C., Chew, S., Watson, S. (2015). Retinoic acid and the ocular surface. Survey of Ophthalmology, 60(3), 183-195. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Naunton, M., Watson, S. (2015). Seeing red: over-the-counter chloramphenicol. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 43(2), 99-100. [More Information]
  • Samarawickrama, C., Cherepanoff, S., Di Girolamo, N., Watson, S., Benger, R. (2015). Unusual limbal lesion in neurofibromatosis type 1. Cornea, 34(3), 347-349. [More Information]
  • Chiu, M., Watson, S. (2015). Xerophthalmia and vitamin A deficiency in an autistic child with a restricted diet. BMJ Case Reports, 2015, 1-3. [More Information]
  • Samarawickrama, C., Ioannidis, A., Wechsler, A., Watson, S. (2014). Bilateral corneal infections associated with topical steroid therapy prophylaxis for cytarabine arabinoside-induced keratoconjunctivitis. Leukemia, 28(1), 220-222. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Geerling, G., Dart, J. (2014). Clinical study of therapeutic ocular surface medium for persistent epithelial defect. Ophthalmic Research, 51(2), 82-87. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Watson, S. (2014). Corneal blindness: a global problem. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 42(3), 213-214. [More Information]
  • Tan, J., Wechsler, A., Watson, S. (2014). Long-term adhesion of cyanoacrylate on human cornea. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 42(8), 791-793. [More Information]
  • Tran, T., Samarawickrama, C., Petsoglou, C., Watson, S. (2014). Recent cluster of childhood microbial keratitis due to orthokeratology. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 42(8), 793-794. [More Information]
  • Samarawickrama, C., Watson, S., McCluskey, P. (2014). Rheumatoid arthritis and the eye. Medicine Today, 15(7), 66-68.
  • Samarawickrama, C., Leaney, J., Watson, S. (2014). Severe alkali burns from beer line cleaners warrant mandatory safety guidelines. Medical Journal of Australia, 201(2), 90-90. [More Information]
  • Harkin, D., Apel, A., Di Girolamo, N., Watson, S., Brown, K., Daniell, M., McGhee, J., McGhee, C. (2013). Current status and future prospects for cultured limbal tissue transplants in Australia and New Zealand. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 41(3), 272-281. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Lee, H. (2013). Interventions for recurrent corneal erosion: a Cochrane Systematic review. Eye, 27(11), 1330-1331. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Sarris, M., Kuishek, M., McKelvie, P., Figueria, E., McCluskey, P., Coroneo, M., Wakefield, D. (2013). Limbal Dermoid Epithelium Shares Phenotypic Characteristics Common to Both Hair Epidermal and Limbal Epithelial Stem Cells. Current Eye Research, 38(8), 835-842. [More Information]
  • Menghini, M., Knecht, P., Kaufmann, C., Kovacs, R., Watson, S., Landau, K., Bosch, M. (2013). Treatment of Traumatic Corneal Abrasions: A Three-Arm, Prospective, Randomized Study. Ophthalmic Research, 50(1), 13-18. [More Information]
  • Menghini, M., Watson, S., Bosch, M. (2012). Corneal Melting Two Weeks after Pterygium Excision with Topical Mitomycin C: Successfully Treated with Lamellar Keratoplasty and Amnion Membrane Transplantation. Case Reports in Ophthalmology, 3(1), 24-29. [More Information]
  • Karsten, E., Watson, S., Foster, L. (2012). Diversity of Microbial Species Implicated in Keratitis: A Review. The Open Ophthalmology Journal, 6, 110-124. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Lee, M., Barker, N. (2012). Interventions for recurrent corneal erosions (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 9, 1-33. [More Information]
  • Thomson, K., Marcal, H., Shabazi, J., Watson, S., Wakefield, D., Foster, L. (2012). Surgilux: A novel thin film, laser activated bioadhesive for corneal repair. Advanced Materials Research, 506, 7-10. [More Information]
  • Shahbazi, J., Marcal, H., Watson, S., Wakefield, D., Sarris, M., Foster, L. (2011). Sutureless sealing of penetrating corneal wounds using a laser-activated thin film adhesive. Lasers in Surgery And Medicine, 43(6), 490-498. [More Information]
  • Sanli, E., Figueira, E., Bhardwaj, G., Watson, S., Francis, I. (2011). Tunnel vision and night blindness in a 52-year-old man. Medical Journal of Australia, 195(5), 287-288. [More Information]
  • Echevarria, T., Chow, S., Watson, S., Wakefield, D., Di Girolamo, N. (2011). Vitronectin: A Matrix Support Factor for Human Limbal Epithelial Progenitor Cells. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 52(11), 8138-8147. [More Information]
  • Foster, L., Thomson, K., Marcal, H., Butt, J., Watson, S., Wakefield, D. (2010). Chitosan-Vancomysin Composite Biomaterial as a Laser Activated Surgical Adhesive with Regional Antimicrobial Activity. Biomacromolecules, 11(12), 3563-3570. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Daniels, J., Geerling, G., Dart, J. (2010). Clinical Trials of Therapeutic Ocular Surface Medium for Moderate to Severe Dry Eye. Cornea, 29(11), 1241-1246. [More Information]
  • Di Girolamo, N., Watson, S. (2010). Reply to Aniridia-To Be or Not To Be? [To the Editor]. Transplantation, 89(4), 483-484. [More Information]
  • Di Girolamo, N., Watson, S. (2010). Reply to Contact Lens-Based Expansion and Transplantation of Autologous Epithelial Progenitors for Ocular Surface Reconstruction: Crossover Control. Transplantation, 89(4), 484-484. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Marcal, H., Sarris, M., Di Girolamo, N., Coroneo, M., Wakefield, D. (2010). The effect of mesenchymal stem cell conditioned media on corneal stromal fibroblast wound healing activities. British Journal of Ophthalmology, 94(8), 1067-1073. [More Information]
  • Bosch, M., Kaufmann, C., Menke, M., Watson, S., Knecht, P. (2010). Use of Intraoperative Fourier-Domain Anterior Segment OCT During DSAEK. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 51.
  • Knecht, P., Kaufmann, C., Menke, M., Watson, S., Bosch, M. (2010). Use of Intraoperative Fourier-Domain Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomography During Descemet Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 150(3), 360-365. [More Information]
  • Di Girolamo, N., Bosch, M., Zamora, K., Coroneo, M., Wakefield, D., Watson, S. (2009). A Contact Lens-Based Technique for Expansion and Transplantation of Autologous Epithelial Progenitors for Ocular Surface Reconstruction. Transplantation, 87(10), 1571-1578. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Coroneo, M. (2009). Advances in the management of dry eye. Modern Medicine of South Africa, July, 28-35.
  • Liu, L., Tiffany, J., Dang, Z., Dart, J., Watson, S., Daniels, J., Geerling, G. (2009). Nourish and Nurture: Development of a Nutrient Ocular Lubricant. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 50(6), 2932-2939. [More Information]
  • Borovik, A., Bosch, M., Watson, S. (2009). Ocular pigmentation associated with clozapine. Medical Journal of Australia, 190(4), 210-211. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Coroneo, M. (2008). Advances in the management of dry eye. Medicine Today, 9(4), 46-54.
  • Watson, S., Secker, G., Daniels, J. (2008). The Effect of Therapeutic Human Serum Drops on Corneal Stromal Wound-Healing Activity. Current Eye Research, 33(8), 641-652. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Sandhu, S., Wakefield, D., Sarris, M. (2008). Wnt signalling in the human corneal limbus. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 49(E-Abstract 6076).
  • Watson, S., Barker, N. (2007). Interventions for recurrent corneal erosions (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2007 (4), CD001861-1-CD001861-23. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Coroneo, M. (2007). Recognition and management of ocular rosacea. Medicine Today, 8(4), 25-31.
  • Hollick, E., Watson, S., Dart, J., Luthert, P., Allan, B. (2006). Legeais BioKpro III keratoprosthesis implantation: long term results in seven patients. British Journal of Ophthalmology, 90(9), 1146-1151. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Tuft, S., Dart, J. (2006). Patterns of Rejection after Deep Lamellar Keratoplasty. Ophthalmology, 113(4), 556-560. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Abiad, G., Coroneo, M. (2006). Spontaneous resolution of corneal oedema following Descemet's detachment. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 34(8), 797-799. [More Information]
  • Watson, S. (2005). Common corneal conditions. Medicine Today, 6(5), 22-30.
  • Watson, S. (2005). Common corneal conditions. Modern Medicine Middle East, 22, 18-27.
  • Watson, S., Hollingsworth, J., Coroneo, M., Tullo, A. (2005). Confocal microscopy of Thygeson's superficial punctate keratopathy [To the Editor]. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 33(1), 111.
  • Versace, P., Watson, S. (2005). Cornea-sparing laser in situ keratomileusis: Ablation on the flap. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 31(1), 88-96. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Bunce, C., Allan, B. (2005). Improved Safety in Contemporary LASIK. Ophthalmology, 112(8), 1375-1380. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Rauz, S., Dart, J. (2005). Limbal-sparing lamellar keratoplasty. British Journal of Ophthalmology, Video Report.
  • Kehdi, E., Watson, S., Francis, I., Chong, R., Bank, A., Coroneo, M., Dart, J. (2005). Spectrum of clear corneal incision cataract wound infection. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 31, 1702-1706. [More Information]
  • Secker, G., Watson, S., Shortt, A., Grotendorst, G., Shultz, G., Khaw, P., Daniels, J. (2005). The Effects of CTGF on HCE Cell Re–epithelialisation and Migration. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 46(E-Abstract 2139).
  • Watson, S., Geerling, G., Dart, J. (2005). Therapeutic Ocular Surface Medium: A Novel Therapy for Moderate to Severe Dry Eye. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 46(E-Abstract 2023).
  • Karamursel Akpek, E., Dart, J., Watson, S., Christen, W., Dursun, D., Yoo, S., O'Brien, T., Schein, O., Gottsch, J. (2004). A Randomized Trial of Topical Cyclosporin 0.05% in Topical Steroid–Resistant Atopic Keratoconjunctivitis. Ophthalmology, 111(3), 476-482. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Hollick, E., Dart, J., Allan, B. (2004). BioKpro III results at Moorfields Eye Hospital. Ophthalmic Research, 36(Supplement 1), 120.
  • Watson, S., Ramsay, A., Dart, J., Bunce, C., Craig, E. (2004). Comparison of Deep Lamellar Keratoplasty and Penetrating Keratoplasty in Patients with Keratoconus. Ophthalmology, 111(9), 1676-1682. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Secker, G., Dart, J., Daniels, J. (2004). The effect of human serum on human corneal fibroblast wound healing activities. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 45(E-Abstract 4861).
  • Gottsch, J., Karamursel Akpek, E., Dart, J., Watson, S., Christen, W., Dursun, D., Yoo, S., O'Brien, T., Schein, O. (2003). A Randomized, Multi-Center Trial of Topical Cyclosporin 0.05% in Steriod-Resistant Atopic Keratoconjunctivitis. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 44(E-Abstract 672).
  • Verma, S., Watson, S., Dart, J., Eykyn, S. (2003). Bilateral Mycobacterium chelonae keratitis following LASIK [Letter]. Journal of Refractive Surgery, 19(3), 379-380.
  • Watson, S., Hollingsworth, J., Tullo, A. (2003). Confocal Microscopy of Thygeson's Superficial Punctate Keratopathy. Cornea, 22(4), 294-299. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Coroneo, M. (2003). Corneal valance: a useful sign in epithelial basement membrane dystrophy [Letter]. Eye, 17(5), 660-661. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Tuft, S., Dart, J. (2003). Rejection Following Deep Lamellar Keratoplasty. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 44(E-Abstract 4683).
  • Watson, S. (2003). The Dry Eye. Current Medical Literature. Ophthalmology, 13, 83-91.

Conferences

  • Watson, S., Barker, N. (2008). Interventions for Recurrent Corneal Erosion. 40th Annual Scientific Congress of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Opthalmologists RANZCO 2008, Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing.

2018

  • Watson, S., Cabrera Aguas, M., Khoo, P. (2018). Common eye infections. Australian Prescriber, 41(3), 67-72. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Chan, U., Khoo, P., Cherepanoff, S., Li, Y., Hanrahan, J., Watson, S. (2018). Corneal biopsy for diagnosis of recalcitrant microbial keratitis. Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 256(8), 1527-1533. [More Information]
  • Bobba, S., Devlin, C., Di Girolamo, N., Wakefield, D., McCluskey, P., Chan, E., Daniell, M., Watson, S. (2018). Incidence, clinical features and diagnosis of cicatrising conjunctivitis in Australia and New Zealand. Eye, 32, 1636-1643. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Leung, V. (2018). Interventions for recurrent corneal erosions. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2018 (7). [More Information]
  • Leahy, K., Madigan, M., Watson, S., McCluskey, P., White, A., Sarris, M. (2018). Investigation of corneal endothelial changes post selective laser trabeculoplasty. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 46(7), 730-737. [More Information]
  • Nguyen, K., Bobba, S., Richardson, A., Park, M., Watson, S., Wakefield, D., Di Girolamo, N. (2018). Native and Synthetic Scaffolds for Limbal Epithelial Stem Cell Transplantation. Acta Biomaterialia, 35, 21-35. [More Information]
  • Bobba, S., Di Girolamo, N., Munsie, M., Chen, F., Pebay, A., Harkin, D., Hewitt, A., O'Connor, M., McLenachan, S., Shadforth, A., Watson, S. (2018). The current state of stem cell therapy for ocular disease. Experimental Eye Research, 177, 65-75. [More Information]
  • Richardson, A., Park, M., Watson, S., Wakefield, D., Di Girolamo, N. (2018). Visualizing the Fate of Transplanted K14-Confetti Corneal Epithelia in a Mouse Model of Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 59(3), 1630-1640. [More Information]

2017

  • Mathewson, P., Williams, G., Watson, S., Hodson, J., Bron, A., Rauz, S. (2017). Defining Ocular Surface Disease Activity and Damage Indices by an International Delphi Consultation. The Ocular Surface, 15(1), 97-111. [More Information]
  • Oh, L., Watson, S. (2017). Light-based epilation device-related injury to the cornea. Medical Journal of Australia, 206(4), 157-158. [More Information]
  • Watson, S. (2017). Meibomian gland disease and the microbiotome: is it time for ocular probiotics? Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 45(2), 103-104. [More Information]
  • Bobba, S., Di Girolamo, N., Mills, R., Daniell, M., Chan, E., Harkin, D., Cronin, B., Crawford, G., McGhee, C., Watson, S. (2017). Nature and incidence of severe limbal stem cell deficiency in Australia and New Zealand. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 45(2), 174-181. [More Information]
  • Hollhumer, R., Watson, S., Beckingsale, P. (2017). Persistent Epithelial Defects and Corneal Opacity After Collagen Cross-Linking With Substitution of Dextran (T-500) With Dextran Sulfate in Compounded Topical Riboflavin. Cornea, 36(3), 382-385. [More Information]
  • Rao, A., Watson, S. (2017). Possible role of aqueous humour dynamics in Descemet's membrane detachment resolution. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 45(8), 834-836. [More Information]
  • Samarawickrama, C., Li, Y., Carnt, N., Willcox, M., Dutta, D., Watson, S. (2017). Reducing oral contamination during corneal scrapes. BMJ Open Ophthalmology, 1(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Beshay, N., Keay, L., Dunn, H., Kamalden, T., Koskin, A., Watson, S. (2017). The epidemiology of Open Globe Injuries presenting to a tertiary referral eye hospital in Australia. Injury, 48(7), 1348-1354. [More Information]

2016

  • Bobba, S., Di Girolamo, N., Watson, S. (2016). Contact lens delivery of stem cells for restoring the ocular surface. In Traian V. Chirila, Damien G. Harkin (Eds.), Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology, (pp. 219-239). Cambridge: Woodhead Publishing Ltd. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Carnt, N., Watson, S. (2016). Established and emerging ancillary techniques in management of microbial keratitis: A review. British Journal of Ophthalmology, 100(9), 1163-1170. [More Information]
  • Hollhumer, R., Zairani MZ, A., Watson, S. (2016). Hemorrhagic descemet membrane detachment following syphilitic interstitial keratitis. Cornea, 35(9), 1255-1256. [More Information]
  • Carnt, N., Robaei, D., Watson, S., Minassian, D., Dart, J. (2016). The Impact of Topical Corticosteroids Used in Conjunction with Antiamoebic Therapy on the Outcome of Acanthamoeba Keratitis. Ophthalmology, 123(5), 984-990. [More Information]
  • Chew, S., Watson, S. (2016). Use of topical retinoic acid for limbal stem cell failure: a retrospective clinical case series. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 44(3), 217-218. [More Information]
  • Chiu, M., Dillon, A., Watson, S. (2016). Vitamin A deficiency and xerophthalmia in children of a developed country. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 52(7), 699-703. [More Information]

2015

  • Bobba, S., Chow, S., Watson, S., Di Girolamo, N. (2015). Clinical outcomes of xeno-free expansion and transplantation of autologous ocular surface epithelial stem cells via contact lens delivery: a prospective case series. Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 6, 1-14. [More Information]
  • Inglis, H., Boyle, F., Friedlander, M., Watson, S. (2015). Dry eyes and AIs: If you don't ask you won't find out. The Breast, 24(6), 694-698. [More Information]
  • Ooi, K., Wakefield, D., Billson, F., Watson, S. (2015). Efficacy and Safety of Topical Atorvastatin for the Treatment of Dry Eye Associated with Blepharitis: A Pilot Study. Ophthalmic Research, 54(1), 26-33. [More Information]
  • McDerby, N., Watson, S., Robaei, D., Naunton, M. (2015). Inappropriate use of topical chloramphenicol results in vision loss. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 43(2), 192-193. [More Information]
  • Samarawickrama, C., Chew, S., Watson, S. (2015). Retinoic acid and the ocular surface. Survey of Ophthalmology, 60(3), 183-195. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Naunton, M., Watson, S. (2015). Seeing red: over-the-counter chloramphenicol. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 43(2), 99-100. [More Information]
  • Samarawickrama, C., Cherepanoff, S., Di Girolamo, N., Watson, S., Benger, R. (2015). Unusual limbal lesion in neurofibromatosis type 1. Cornea, 34(3), 347-349. [More Information]
  • Chiu, M., Watson, S. (2015). Xerophthalmia and vitamin A deficiency in an autistic child with a restricted diet. BMJ Case Reports, 2015, 1-3. [More Information]

2014

  • Samarawickrama, C., Ioannidis, A., Wechsler, A., Watson, S. (2014). Bilateral corneal infections associated with topical steroid therapy prophylaxis for cytarabine arabinoside-induced keratoconjunctivitis. Leukemia, 28(1), 220-222. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Geerling, G., Dart, J. (2014). Clinical study of therapeutic ocular surface medium for persistent epithelial defect. Ophthalmic Research, 51(2), 82-87. [More Information]
  • Robaei, D., Watson, S. (2014). Corneal blindness: a global problem. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 42(3), 213-214. [More Information]
  • Tan, J., Wechsler, A., Watson, S. (2014). Long-term adhesion of cyanoacrylate on human cornea. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 42(8), 791-793. [More Information]
  • Tran, T., Samarawickrama, C., Petsoglou, C., Watson, S. (2014). Recent cluster of childhood microbial keratitis due to orthokeratology. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 42(8), 793-794. [More Information]
  • Samarawickrama, C., Watson, S., McCluskey, P. (2014). Rheumatoid arthritis and the eye. Medicine Today, 15(7), 66-68.
  • Samarawickrama, C., Leaney, J., Watson, S. (2014). Severe alkali burns from beer line cleaners warrant mandatory safety guidelines. Medical Journal of Australia, 201(2), 90-90. [More Information]

2013

  • Harkin, D., Apel, A., Di Girolamo, N., Watson, S., Brown, K., Daniell, M., McGhee, J., McGhee, C. (2013). Current status and future prospects for cultured limbal tissue transplants in Australia and New Zealand. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 41(3), 272-281. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Lee, H. (2013). Interventions for recurrent corneal erosion: a Cochrane Systematic review. Eye, 27(11), 1330-1331. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Sarris, M., Kuishek, M., McKelvie, P., Figueria, E., McCluskey, P., Coroneo, M., Wakefield, D. (2013). Limbal Dermoid Epithelium Shares Phenotypic Characteristics Common to Both Hair Epidermal and Limbal Epithelial Stem Cells. Current Eye Research, 38(8), 835-842. [More Information]
  • Menghini, M., Knecht, P., Kaufmann, C., Kovacs, R., Watson, S., Landau, K., Bosch, M. (2013). Treatment of Traumatic Corneal Abrasions: A Three-Arm, Prospective, Randomized Study. Ophthalmic Research, 50(1), 13-18. [More Information]

2012

  • Menghini, M., Watson, S., Bosch, M. (2012). Corneal Melting Two Weeks after Pterygium Excision with Topical Mitomycin C: Successfully Treated with Lamellar Keratoplasty and Amnion Membrane Transplantation. Case Reports in Ophthalmology, 3(1), 24-29. [More Information]
  • Karsten, E., Watson, S., Foster, L. (2012). Diversity of Microbial Species Implicated in Keratitis: A Review. The Open Ophthalmology Journal, 6, 110-124. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Lee, M., Barker, N. (2012). Interventions for recurrent corneal erosions (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 9, 1-33. [More Information]
  • Thomson, K., Marcal, H., Shabazi, J., Watson, S., Wakefield, D., Foster, L. (2012). Surgilux: A novel thin film, laser activated bioadhesive for corneal repair. Advanced Materials Research, 506, 7-10. [More Information]

2011

  • Shahbazi, J., Marcal, H., Watson, S., Wakefield, D., Sarris, M., Foster, L. (2011). Sutureless sealing of penetrating corneal wounds using a laser-activated thin film adhesive. Lasers in Surgery And Medicine, 43(6), 490-498. [More Information]
  • Sanli, E., Figueira, E., Bhardwaj, G., Watson, S., Francis, I. (2011). Tunnel vision and night blindness in a 52-year-old man. Medical Journal of Australia, 195(5), 287-288. [More Information]
  • Echevarria, T., Chow, S., Watson, S., Wakefield, D., Di Girolamo, N. (2011). Vitronectin: A Matrix Support Factor for Human Limbal Epithelial Progenitor Cells. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 52(11), 8138-8147. [More Information]

2010

  • Foster, L., Thomson, K., Marcal, H., Butt, J., Watson, S., Wakefield, D. (2010). Chitosan-Vancomysin Composite Biomaterial as a Laser Activated Surgical Adhesive with Regional Antimicrobial Activity. Biomacromolecules, 11(12), 3563-3570. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Daniels, J., Geerling, G., Dart, J. (2010). Clinical Trials of Therapeutic Ocular Surface Medium for Moderate to Severe Dry Eye. Cornea, 29(11), 1241-1246. [More Information]
  • Di Girolamo, N., Watson, S. (2010). Reply to Aniridia-To Be or Not To Be? [To the Editor]. Transplantation, 89(4), 483-484. [More Information]
  • Di Girolamo, N., Watson, S. (2010). Reply to Contact Lens-Based Expansion and Transplantation of Autologous Epithelial Progenitors for Ocular Surface Reconstruction: Crossover Control. Transplantation, 89(4), 484-484. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Marcal, H., Sarris, M., Di Girolamo, N., Coroneo, M., Wakefield, D. (2010). The effect of mesenchymal stem cell conditioned media on corneal stromal fibroblast wound healing activities. British Journal of Ophthalmology, 94(8), 1067-1073. [More Information]
  • Bosch, M., Kaufmann, C., Menke, M., Watson, S., Knecht, P. (2010). Use of Intraoperative Fourier-Domain Anterior Segment OCT During DSAEK. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 51.
  • Knecht, P., Kaufmann, C., Menke, M., Watson, S., Bosch, M. (2010). Use of Intraoperative Fourier-Domain Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomography During Descemet Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 150(3), 360-365. [More Information]

2009

  • Di Girolamo, N., Bosch, M., Zamora, K., Coroneo, M., Wakefield, D., Watson, S. (2009). A Contact Lens-Based Technique for Expansion and Transplantation of Autologous Epithelial Progenitors for Ocular Surface Reconstruction. Transplantation, 87(10), 1571-1578. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Coroneo, M. (2009). Advances in the management of dry eye. Modern Medicine of South Africa, July, 28-35.
  • Liu, L., Tiffany, J., Dang, Z., Dart, J., Watson, S., Daniels, J., Geerling, G. (2009). Nourish and Nurture: Development of a Nutrient Ocular Lubricant. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 50(6), 2932-2939. [More Information]
  • Borovik, A., Bosch, M., Watson, S. (2009). Ocular pigmentation associated with clozapine. Medical Journal of Australia, 190(4), 210-211. [More Information]

2008

  • Watson, S., Coroneo, M. (2008). Advances in the management of dry eye. Medicine Today, 9(4), 46-54.
  • Watson, S., Barker, N. (2008). Interventions for Recurrent Corneal Erosion. 40th Annual Scientific Congress of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Opthalmologists RANZCO 2008, Australia: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing.
  • Watson, S., Secker, G., Daniels, J. (2008). The Effect of Therapeutic Human Serum Drops on Corneal Stromal Wound-Healing Activity. Current Eye Research, 33(8), 641-652. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Sandhu, S., Wakefield, D., Sarris, M. (2008). Wnt signalling in the human corneal limbus. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 49(E-Abstract 6076).

2007

  • Watson, S., Barker, N. (2007). Interventions for recurrent corneal erosions (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2007 (4), CD001861-1-CD001861-23. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Coroneo, M. (2007). Recognition and management of ocular rosacea. Medicine Today, 8(4), 25-31.

2006

  • Hollick, E., Watson, S., Dart, J., Luthert, P., Allan, B. (2006). Legeais BioKpro III keratoprosthesis implantation: long term results in seven patients. British Journal of Ophthalmology, 90(9), 1146-1151. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Tuft, S., Dart, J. (2006). Patterns of Rejection after Deep Lamellar Keratoplasty. Ophthalmology, 113(4), 556-560. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Abiad, G., Coroneo, M. (2006). Spontaneous resolution of corneal oedema following Descemet's detachment. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 34(8), 797-799. [More Information]
  • Watson, S. (2006). Therapeutic Ocular Surface Medium: Clinical and in vitro studies. Australia: University of New South Wales.

2005

  • Watson, S. (2005). Common corneal conditions. Medicine Today, 6(5), 22-30.
  • Watson, S. (2005). Common corneal conditions. Modern Medicine Middle East, 22, 18-27.
  • Watson, S., Hollingsworth, J., Coroneo, M., Tullo, A. (2005). Confocal microscopy of Thygeson's superficial punctate keratopathy [To the Editor]. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 33(1), 111.
  • Versace, P., Watson, S. (2005). Cornea-sparing laser in situ keratomileusis: Ablation on the flap. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 31(1), 88-96. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Bunce, C., Allan, B. (2005). Improved Safety in Contemporary LASIK. Ophthalmology, 112(8), 1375-1380. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Rauz, S., Dart, J. (2005). Limbal-sparing lamellar keratoplasty. British Journal of Ophthalmology, Video Report.
  • Kehdi, E., Watson, S., Francis, I., Chong, R., Bank, A., Coroneo, M., Dart, J. (2005). Spectrum of clear corneal incision cataract wound infection. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 31, 1702-1706. [More Information]
  • Secker, G., Watson, S., Shortt, A., Grotendorst, G., Shultz, G., Khaw, P., Daniels, J. (2005). The Effects of CTGF on HCE Cell Re–epithelialisation and Migration. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 46(E-Abstract 2139).
  • Watson, S., Geerling, G., Dart, J. (2005). Therapeutic Ocular Surface Medium: A Novel Therapy for Moderate to Severe Dry Eye. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 46(E-Abstract 2023).

2004

  • Karamursel Akpek, E., Dart, J., Watson, S., Christen, W., Dursun, D., Yoo, S., O'Brien, T., Schein, O., Gottsch, J. (2004). A Randomized Trial of Topical Cyclosporin 0.05% in Topical Steroid–Resistant Atopic Keratoconjunctivitis. Ophthalmology, 111(3), 476-482. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Hollick, E., Dart, J., Allan, B. (2004). BioKpro III results at Moorfields Eye Hospital. Ophthalmic Research, 36(Supplement 1), 120.
  • Watson, S., Ramsay, A., Dart, J., Bunce, C., Craig, E. (2004). Comparison of Deep Lamellar Keratoplasty and Penetrating Keratoplasty in Patients with Keratoconus. Ophthalmology, 111(9), 1676-1682. [More Information]
  • Watson, S. (2004). Suppurative Keratitis. In Richard Wormald, Liam Smeeth, Katherine Henshaw (Eds.), Evidence-Based Ophthalmology, (pp. 145-154). United Kingdom: BMJ Books.
  • Watson, S., Secker, G., Dart, J., Daniels, J. (2004). The effect of human serum on human corneal fibroblast wound healing activities. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 45(E-Abstract 4861).

2003

  • Gottsch, J., Karamursel Akpek, E., Dart, J., Watson, S., Christen, W., Dursun, D., Yoo, S., O'Brien, T., Schein, O. (2003). A Randomized, Multi-Center Trial of Topical Cyclosporin 0.05% in Steriod-Resistant Atopic Keratoconjunctivitis. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 44(E-Abstract 672).
  • Watson, S., Dart, J. (2003). Acanthamoeba Keratitis. In Gordon J. Johnson (Eds.), The Epidemiology of Eye Disease: 2nd Edition. United Kingdom: Arnold.
  • Verma, S., Watson, S., Dart, J., Eykyn, S. (2003). Bilateral Mycobacterium chelonae keratitis following LASIK [Letter]. Journal of Refractive Surgery, 19(3), 379-380.
  • Watson, S., Hollingsworth, J., Tullo, A. (2003). Confocal Microscopy of Thygeson's Superficial Punctate Keratopathy. Cornea, 22(4), 294-299. [More Information]
  • Watson, S., Coroneo, M. (2003). Corneal valance: a useful sign in epithelial basement membrane dystrophy [Letter]. Eye, 17(5), 660-661. [More Information]
  • Watson, S. (2003). Laboratory Investigation in Ophthalmology. Ocular Therapeutics Course. United Kingdom: City University of London.
  • Watson, S., Tuft, S., Dart, J. (2003). Rejection Following Deep Lamellar Keratoplasty. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 44(E-Abstract 4683).
  • Watson, S. (2003). The Dry Eye. Current Medical Literature. Ophthalmology, 13, 83-91.

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