Dr, Prof Peter Allen

Professor of Optometry and Visual Science

Vision and Eye Research Institute

Faculty:Faculty of Science and Engineering

School:Vision and Hearing Sciences

Location: Cambridge

Research Supervision:Yes

Peter is the Director of the Vision and Hearing Sciences Research Group. His areas of expertise include refractive error development, vision and reading, vision in sports, physical activity and its effect on physical and mental wellbeing and visual function in specialist populations.

peter.allen@aru.ac.uk

Background

Peter is the Professor of Optometry and Visual Science. In his research Peter collaborates with colleagues in the UK and in Australia, The Netherlands, US and Germany. He is an assessor and examiner for the College of Optometrists. In 2013 Peter was awarded the Neil Charman Medal, one of the most prestigious awards in optical research, in recognition of his work on visual stress and the link between reading difficulties and perceptual distortion.

Research interests

  • Myopia
  • Reading difficulties
  • Visual function in specialist groups
  • Tinnitus
  • Physical activity and its effect on physical and mental wellbeing

Areas of research supervision

Previous postgraduate research supervision

  • Investigation of risk factors that precede primary open angle glaucoma
  • Audiology-guided internet-based cognitive behavioural therapy for adult patients with tinnitus in the UK
  • The effects of colour on reading and visual correlates in children and adolescents who are profoundly or severely deaf
  • Investigation of a new clinical method of measuring amplitude of accommodation
  • Nearwork-induced transient myopia in myopic and non-myopic Indian subjects
  • Reading, contrast adaptation and accommodation in young adult myopes and emmetropes
  • The objective correlates of visual stress
  • The effect of age on myopia progression in 14–21-year olds
  • The effect of vision training on accommodation and myopia progression

Current postgraduate research supervision

  • Development of an evidence-based, sport-specific classification system for short distance VI track athletics (1st supervisor)
  • The visibility of the pink ball: Is it the optimal colour for performance in day/night cricket? (1st supervisor)
  • Addressing depression in people with a vision impairment and their carers (1st supervisor)
  • Clinical evaluation of lid wiper epitheliopathy (3rd supervisor)
  • ***Physical activity prescription to improve mental and physical health in people with vision loss (1st supervisor) – currently recruiting***

Teaching

BOptom (Hons) Optometry

External Examiner

2015-2019 University of Ulster external examiner for the BSc (Hons) Optometry programme

2015-2019 Cardiff University external examiner for postgraduate taught programmes

2020 – Teeside University external examiner for the BSc (Hons) Clinical Optometry programme

Qualifications

  • PhD, Anglia Ruskin University
  • BSc (Hons) Ophthalmic Optics, City University

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Fellow, the European Academy of Optometry and Optics
  • Fellow, the American Academy of Optometry
  • Fellow, the College of Optometrists
  • Fellow, the Higher Education Academy
  • Council Member and on the Board of Trustees, the College of Optometrists

Research grants, consultancy, knowledge exchange

Since 2016

  • 2018 - Low-dose atropine eye drops to reduce progression of myopia. A. Azuara-Blanco, N. Logan, N. Strang, K. Saunders, P.M. Allen, R. Hogg, N. Congdon, C Hammond. NIHR-EME £1,257,235
  • 2017 - The impact of vision impairment on performance in athletics: development of sport-specific classification. P.M. Allen, D. Mann, K. Latham and H.J.C. Ravensbergen, IPC EU 23,995
  • 2016 - An accurate and reliable procedure for testing the visual field during the sport-specific classification of athletes with vision impairment. D. Mann, H.J.C. Ravenbergen, P.M. Allen, K. Latham Agitos Foundation GSP EU 19,000
  • 2016 - VI shooting classification research project. P.M. Allen, S. Bond, D. Mann, D. Ryu, H.J.C. Ravenbergen, K. Latham, J. Myint Agitos Foundation GSP EU 19,000
  • 2016 - Classification of vision impairment for Paralympic sport. P.M. Allen, D. Mann, H.J.C. Ravensbergen, J. Myint, K. Latham, D. Ryu and K. Dalton. College of Optometrists Collaborative Research Award £11,420
  • 2016 - VI classification research project P.M. Allen. British Paralympic Association £1,500
  • 2016 - Internet-delivered versus face-to-face clinical care for tinnitus: a randomised control trial. E. Beukes, D. Bagley, G. Andersson, V. Manchaiah, P.M. Allen. British Society of Audiology £4,992

Selected recent publications

Since 2016

Allen, P.M., Beukes, E.W., Smith, L., Nagra, M., Norgett, Y., Bowen, M., Vianya-Estopa, M. (2021) Optometry practice in the UK during the COVID-19 pandemic. Optometry in Practice – in press

Somani, N., Beukes, E.W., Latham, K., Andersson, G., Allen, P.M. (2021). Designing an Internet-based intervention for improving wellbeing in people with acquired vision loss: A Delphi consensus study. Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics – in press

Smith, L., Shin, J.I., Barnett, Y., Allen, P.M., Pizzol, D., Jacob, L., Oh, H., Yang, L., Tully, M.A., Veronese, N., Koyanagi, A. (2021). The association of objective visual impairment with suicidal ideation and suicide attempts among adults aged ³50 years in low- and middle-income countries. British Journal of Ophthalmology – in press

Lindsay, R., Trott, M., Allen, P.M., Smith, L. (2021). COVID-19 and Children’s Mental Health. Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria – in press

Latham, L., Mann, D.L., Dolan, R., Myint, J., Timmis, M., Ryu, D, Frisson, S., Allen, P.M. (2021) Do visual fields need to be considered in eligibility criteria within visually impaired shooting? Journal of Sport Sciences – in press

Sivaraman, V., Gopalakrishnan, A., Hussaindeen, J.R., Swaminathan, M, Allen, P.M. (2021). Efficacy of low dose atropine to reduce myopia progression: an open trial in India. Indian Journal of Ophthalmology – in press 

Maguire, R., Timmis, M.A., Wilkins, L., Mann, D.L. Beukes, E., Parekh, H., Johnston, J., Adie, J. Arnold, D., Allen, P.M. (2021). Is the pink ball still under review? Cricket umpires’ perceptions of the pink ball for day/night matches. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport – in press 

Sivaraman, V., Price, H., Hussaindeen, J.J., Ramani, K., Allen, P.M. (2021). Nearwork-Induced Transient Myopia and accommodation function before and after LASIK surgery. Indian Journal of Ophthalmology - in press 

Logan, N.S., Radhakrishnan, H., Cruickshank, F., Allen, P.M., Pandela, P.K., Davies, L.N., Hasebe, S., Khanal, S., Schmid, K., Vera-Diaz, F., Wolffsohn, J.S. (2021). IMI Accommodation and binocular vision in myopia development and progression. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science 62(5):4. https://doi.org/10.1167/iovs.62.5.4 

Németh, J., Tapasztó, B., Aclimandos, A.W., Kestelyn, P., Jonas, J.B., De Faber, J.H.N., Januleviciene, I., Grzybowski, A., Nagy, Z.Z., Pärssinen, O., Guggenheim, J.A., Allen, P.M., Baraas, R.C., Saunders, K.J., Flitcroft, D.I., Gray, L.S., Polling, J.R., Haarman, A.E.G., Tideman, J.W.L., Wolffsohn, J.S., Wahl, S.W., Mulder, J.A., Smirnova, I.Y., Formenti, M., Radhakrishnan, H., Resnikoff, S. (2021). Update and Guidance on Management of Myopia. European Journal of Ophthalmology – in press 

Chundu, S., Allen, P.M., Han, W., Ratinaud, P., Krishna, R., Manchaiah, V (2021). Social representation of ‘hearing aids’ among people with hearing loss: An exploratory study. International Journal of Audiology – in press

Runswick, O.R., Rawlinson, A., Datson, N., Allen, P.M. (2021). A valid and reliable test of technical skill for vision impaired football. Science and Medicine in Football DOI: 10.1080/24733938.2021. 1885725

Smith, L., Allen, P. M., Gorely, T., Grabovac, I., Pardhan, S., Yang, L. Jackson, S. E., 2020. Visual impairment and handgrip strength in older adults. Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift, 132(5-6), pp. 132-138.

Runswick, O., Ravensbergen, R, Allen, P.M., Mann, D.L. (2021). Toward an evidence-based and sport-specific classification system for footballers with vision impairment: A Delphi study. Journal of Sports Sciences – in press

Timmis, M.A., Ferrandino, M., Morrison, A., Allen, P.M., Latham, K. (2021) How is jump performance affected when completed with a visual impairment? Optometry and Vision Science – in press

Allen, P.M., Beukes, E.W., Mann, D.L. (2021). Perspectives of a new sport-specific Para Shooting classification system. Journal of Sports Sciences DOI:10.1080/02640414.2020.1851923

Nagra, M., Allen, P.M., Norgett, Y., Beukes, E.W., Bowen, M., Vianya-Estopa, M. (2021) The effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on working practices of UK primary care optometrists. Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics. 41, 378-392. https://doi.org/10.1111/opo.12786

Lievens, C.W., Roberts, L., Rayborn, E., Norgett, Y., Briggs, N., Allen, P.M., Vianya-Estopa M. (2020). Lid Wiper Epitheliopathy: What the primary care optometrist needs to know. Review of Optometry (15th November).

Vianya-Estopa M., Garcia-Porta, N., Piñero, D.P., Beukes, E.W., Wolffsohn, J.S., Allen, P.M. (2020). Contact lens wear and care in Spain during the COVID-19 pandemic. Contact Lens and Anterior Eye – in press

Beukes, E.W., Baguley, D.B., Jacquemin, L., Lourenco, M., Allen, P.M., Onozuka, J., Stockdale, D., Kaldo, V., Andersson, G., Manchaiah, V. (2020). Global Tinnitus experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic. Frontiers in Public Health. 8:592878. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2020.592878

Lievens, C.W., Norgett, Y., Briggs, N., Allen, P.M., Vianya-Estopa M. (2020). Impact of improper approach to identify lid wiper epitheliopathy. Clinical Ophthalmology. 14, 3039-3047. doi: 10.2147/OPTH.S273524

Jacob, L., Smith, L., Koyanagi, A., Pardhan, S., Allen, P.M., Yang, L., Grabovac, I., Shin, J., Tully, M., Lopez-Sanchez, G.F.  (2020). Associations between obesity and ocular health in Spanish adults. Lifestyle Medicine. DOI: 10.1002/lim2.5

Vianya-Estopa M., Wolffsohn, J., Beukes, E., Trott, T., Smith, L., Allen, P.M. (2020). Soft contact lens wearers’ compliance during the COVID-19 pandemic. Contact Lens and Anterior Eye. - in press

Maguire, R., Timmis, M.A., Wilkins, L., Mann, D.L. Beukes, E., Homer, A., Johnston, J., Adie, J. Arnold, D., Allen, P.M. (2020). Cricketers aren’t tickled pink by the coloured ball. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2020.08.006 

Allen, P.M., Dolan, R., Croxall, H., Ravensbergen, H.J.C. (Rianne), Brooks, A., Mann, D.L. (2020). Expert consensus statement to guide evidence-based classification of vision-impaired paralympic athletes: a Delphi study. Optometry and Vision Science. 97:984–994. doi:10.1097/OPX.0000000000001600 

Lievens, C.W., Norgett, Y., Briggs, N., Allen, P.M., Vianya-Estopa M. (2020). Optimal methodology for lid wiper epitheliopathy assessment. Contact Lens and Anterior Eye. 44: 101332

Chundu, S., Manchaiah, V., Han, W., Thammaiah, S., Ratinaud, P., Allen, P.M. (2020). Social representation of ‘hearing loss’ among people with hearing loss: An exploratory cross-cultural study. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology. 31:725–739.

Azuara-Bianco, A., Logan, N., Strang, N., Saunders, K., Allen, P. M., Hogg, R., Weir, R., Doherty, P., Adamjs, C., McFarland, M., Gardner, E., Verghis, R., Preston, J., Loughman, J., Flitcroft, I., Mackey, D., Lee, S., Hammond, C., Congdon, N., Clarke, M., 2020. Low-dose (0.01%) atropine eye drops to reduce progression of myopia in children: a multi-centre placebo controlled randomised trial in the United Kingdom (CHAMP-UK) – study protocol. British Journal of Ophthalmology, 104, pp. 950-955.

Allen, P.M., Smith, L. (2020) SARS-CoV-2 self-isolation: recommendations for people with a vision impairment. Eye. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41433-020-0917-x

Ludlow, A.K., Franklin, A., Allen, P.M., Simmons, D. Giannadou, A., Wilkins, A.J. (2020). A possible use of precision tinted glasses to improve social cognition in children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Vision Research, 170, 53-59. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.visres.2020.03.007  

Azuara-Bianco, A., Logan, N., Strang, N., Saunders, K., Allen, P.M., Hogg, R., Weir, R., Doherty, P., Adamjs, C., McFarland, M., Gardner, E., Verghis, R., Preston, J., Loughman, J., Flitcroft, I., Mackey, D., Lee, S., Hammond, C., Congdon, N., Clarke, M. (2020). Low-dose (0.01%) atropine eye drops to reduce progression of myopia in children: a multi-centre placebo controlled randomised trial in the United Kingdom (CHAMP-UK) – study protocol. British Journal of Ophthalmology. 104, 950-955. doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2019-314819 

Beukes, E. W., Wilkins, L., Zaborski, Z., Allen, P.M., 2019. Comparing awareness of mental health issues and CBT in male and female UK Premier League academy soccer players and university students. Journal of Sport and Human Performance, 7(1).

Srinivasan, K., Gilchrist, J., Krishnan, G., Wilkins, A. J., Allen, P. M., 2019. Clinical use of the Kannada and English Rate of Reading Tests. Frontiers in Psychology: Language Sciences. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2019.02116

Allen, P. M., Latham K., Mann, D. L., Ravensbergen, H. J. C., Myint, J., 2019. Rifle shooting for athletes with vision impairment: does one class fit all? Frontiers in Psychology: Movement Science and Sport Psychology. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2019.01727

Burns, D. H., Allen, P. M., Edgar, D. F., Evans, B. J. W., 2019. Sources of error in clinical measurement of the amplitude of accommodation. Journal of Optometry, 13, pp. 3-14.

Beukes, E. W., Manchaiah, V., Allen, P. M., Baguley, D. M., Andersson, G., 2019. Internet-based interventions for adults with hearing loss, tinnitus, and vestibular disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Trends in Hearing, 23, pp. 1-22.

Beukes, E. W., Manchaiah, Baguley, D. M., Allen, P. M., Andersson, G., 2018. Internet-based interventions for adults with hearing loss, vestibular disorders and tinnitus: a systematic review and meta-analysis protocol. Systematic Reviews, 7, p. 205.

Beukes, E. W., Manchaiah, V., Davies, A. S. A, Allen, P. M., Baguley, D. M., Andersson, G. (2018). Participants’ experiences of an Internet-based cognitive behavioural therapy for tinnitus. International Journal of Audiology, 57(12), pp. 947-954.

Beukes, E. W., Andersson, G., Allen, P. M. Manchaiah, V., Baguley, D. M., 2018. Effectiveness of guided Internet-based cognitive behavioral therapy versus face-to-face clinical care for the treatment of tinnitus: A randomised clinical trial. JAMA Otolaryngology, 144(12), pp. 1126-1133.

Wilkins, L., Sweeney, J., Zaborski, Z., Nelson, C., Tweddle, S., Beukes, E. W., Allen, P. M., 2018. Elite academy soccer players’ perceptions towards Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. Journal of Clinical Sport Psychology, 14(1), pp. 55-67.

Beukes, E. B., Allen, P. M., Baguley, D. M., Manchaiah, V., Andersson, G., 2018. Long-term efficacy of audiologist-guided Internet-Based Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Tinnitus. American Journal of Audiology, 27(3S), pp. 431-447.

Burns, D. H., Allen, P. M., Edgar, D. F., Evans, B. J. W., 2018. A review of depth of focus in measurement of the amplitude of accommodation. Vision, 2(37). doi: 10.3390/vision2030037

Allen, P. M. Ravensbergen, R., Latham, K., Rose, A., Myint, J., Mann, D. L., 2018. Contrast sensitivity is a significant predictor of performance in rifle shooting for athletes with vision impairment. Frontiers in Psychology: Movement Science and Sport Psychology. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2018.00950

Wilkins, L., Mann, D. L., Dain, S. J., Hayward, T., Allen, P. M., 2018. Out with the old, in with the new: How changes in cricket helmet regulations affect the vision of batters. Journal of Sports Sciences, 37(1), pp. 13-19. doi: 10.1080/02640414.2018.1479944

Hussaindeen, J. R., Anand, M., Sivaraman, V., Krishna, R., Allen, P. M., 2018. Variant myopia – a new presentation? Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, 66, pp. 799-805.

Aldrich, A., Lovell-Patel, R., Allen, P. M., Wilkins, A. J., 2018. The repeatability of Colorimetry is as expected. Neuro-Ophthalmology and Visual Neuroscience, 3, pp. 1-6.

Srinivasan, K., Krishnan, G., Wilkins, A. J., Allen, P. M., 2018. Design of a Kannada version of the Rate of Reading Test. Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, 66, pp. 630-633.

Evans, B. J. W., Allen, P. M., 2018. Coloured filters and visual stress. Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics, 38, pp. 203-204.

Manchaiah, V., Beukes, E. W., Granberg, S., Durisala, N., Baguley, D. M., Allen, P. M., Andersson, G., 2018. Problems and life effects experienced by tinnitus research study volunteers: an exploratory study using the ICF classification. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 29(10), pp. 936-947. doi: 10.3766/jaaa.17094

Beukes, E. W., Baguley, D. M., Allen, P. M., Manchaiah, V. and Andersson, G., 2018. Audiologist guided Internet-based cognitive behaviour therapy for adults with tinnitus in the United Kingdom: a randomised controlled trial. Ear and Hearing, 39, pp. 423-433. doi: 10.1097/AUD.000000000000505

Beukes, E. W., Manchaiah, V. Valien, T. E., Baguley, D. M., Allen, P. M., Andersson, G., 2017. Positive experiences related to living with tinnitus: A cross‐sectional survey. Clinical Otolaryngology, 43(2), pp. 489-495.

Mann, D. L., Loffing, F., Allen, P. M., 2017. The success of sinister righter handers in baseball. New England Journal of Medicine, 377, pp. 1688-1690. doi: 10.1056/NEJMc1711659

Beukes, E. W., Manchaiah, V., Baguley, D. M., Allen, P. M., Andersson, G., 2017. Process evaluation of Internet-based cognitive behavioural therapy for adults with tinnitus in the context of a randomised control trial. International Journal of Audiology, 57, 98-109. doi: 10.1080/14992027.2017.1384858

Beukes, E. W., Manchaiah, V., Andersson, G. Valien, T. E., Allen, P. M., Terlizzi, P. M., Baguley, D. M., 2017.  Situationally influenced tinnitus coping strategies: A mixed methods approach. Disability and Rehabilitation, 40(24), pp. 2884-1984. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2017.1362708.

Evans, B. J. W., Allen, P. M., 2017. Reply to Letter to the editor by Barrett et al. commenting on Evans and Allen: A systematic review of controlled trials on visual stress using Intuitive Overlays or the Intuitive Colorimeter. Journal of Optometry, 10(3), pp. 200-202. doi: 10.1016/j.optom.2017.05.001

Beukes, E. W., Baguley, D. M., Allen, P. M., Manchaiah, V., Andersson, G., 2017. Guided internet-based versus face-to-face care in the management of tinnitus: protocol for a multi-centre randomised controlled trial. Trials, 18(186). doi: 10.1186/s13063-017-1931-6

Beukes, E. W., Allen, P. M., Manchaiah, V., Baguley, D. M., Andersson, G., 2017. Internet-based intervention for tinnitus: Outcome of a single-group open trial. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 28(4), pp. 340-351. doi: 10.3766/jaaa.16055

Evans, B. J. W., Allen, P. M., Wilkins, A. J., 2017. A Delphi study to develop practical diagnostic guidelines for visual stress (pattern-related visual stress). Journal of Optometry, 10, pp. 161-168.

Allen, P. M., Latham K., Mann, D. L., Ravensbergen, H. J. C., Myint, J., 2016. The level of vision necessary for optimal performance in shooting: setting the standards for Paralympic shooting with vision impairment. Frontiers in Psychology: Movement Science and Sport Psychology, 7, 1731. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.01731

Evans, B. J. W., Allen, P. M., 2016. A systematic review of controlled trials on visual stress using Intuitive Overlays or the Intuitive Colorimeter. Journal of Optometry, 9, pp. 205-218.

Beukes, E. W., Vlaescu, G., Manchaiah, V., Baguley, D. M., Allen, P. M., Andersson, G., 2016. Development and efficacy of an internet-based intervention for tinnitus in the UK. Internet Interventions, 6, pp. 6-15. doi: 10.1016/j.invent.2016.08.002

Engel, S., Wilkins, A. J., Mand, S., Helwig, N. E., Allen, P. M., 2016. Habitual wearers of coloured glasses adapt more rapidly to the color changes they produce. Vision Research, 125, pp. 41-48.

Mann, D. L., Runswick. O., Allen, P. M., 2016. Are cricket batsmen being taught to bat back-to-front? Sports Medicine, 46, pp. 1355-1363. doi: 10.1007/s40279-016-0516-y

Monger, L., Shah, D., Wilkins, A. J., Allen, P. M., 2016. The effect of viewing distance on responses to the Pattern Glare Test. Clinical and Experimental Optometry, 99, 47-50.

Myint, J., Latham, K., Mann, D., Gomersall, P., Wilkins, A. J., Allen, P. M., 2016. The relationship between visual function and performance in rifle shooting for athletes with visual impairment. BMJ Open Sports & Exercise Medicine, 2, e000080. doi: 10.1136/bmjsem-2015-000080

McGonicle, C., van der Linde, I., Pardhan, S., Engel, S., Mallen, E. and Allen, P. M., 2016. Myopes experience greater contrast adaptation during reading. Vision Research, 121, pp. 1-9.

Monger, L. J., Allen, P. M., Evans, B. J. W., Wilkins, A. J., 2016. Pattern Glare. The Optician (23rd September).

Wilkins, A. J., Allen, P. M., Monger, L. J., Gilchrist, J. M., 2016. Visual stress and dyslexia for the practising optometrist. Optometry in Practice, 17, pp. 103-112.

Allen, P.M., Beukes, E.W., Smith, L., Nagra, M., Norgett, Y., Bowen, M., Vianya-Estopa, M. (2021) Optometry practice in the UK during the COVID-19 pandemic. Optometry in Practice – in press

Somani, N., Beukes, E.W., Latham, K., Andersson, G., Allen, P.M. (2021). Designing an Internet-based intervention for improving wellbeing in people with acquired vision loss: A Delphi consensus study. Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics – in press

Smith, L., Shin, J.I., Barnett, Y., Allen, P.M., Pizzol, D., Jacob, L., Oh, H., Yang, L., Tully, M.A., Veronese, N., Koyanagi, A. (2021). The association of objective visual impairment with suicidal ideation and suicide attempts among adults aged ³50 years in low- and middle-income countries. British Journal of Ophthalmology – in press

Lindsay, R., Trott, M., Allen, P.M., Smith, L. (2021). COVID-19 and Children’s Mental Health. Jornal Brasileiro de Psiquiatria – in press

Latham, L., Mann, D.L., Dolan, R., Myint, J., Timmis, M., Ryu, D, Frisson, S., Allen, P.M. (2021) Do visual fields need to be considered in eligibility criteria within visually impaired shooting? Journal of Sport Sciences – in press

Sivaraman, V., Gopalakrishnan, A., Hussaindeen, J.R., Swaminathan, M, Allen, P.M. (2021). Efficacy of low dose atropine to reduce myopia progression: an open trial in India. Indian Journal of Ophthalmology – in press

Maguire, R., Timmis, M.A., Wilkins, L., Mann, D.L. Beukes, E., Parekh, H., Johnston, J., Adie, J. Arnold, D., Allen, P.M. (2021). Is the pink ball still under review? Cricket umpires’ perceptions of the pink ball for day/night matches. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport – in press

Sivaraman, V., Price, H., Hussaindeen, J.J., Ramani, K., Allen, P.M. (2021). Nearwork-Induced Transient Myopia and accommodation function before and after LASIK surgery. Indian Journal of Ophthalmology - in press

Logan, N.S., Radhakrishnan, H., Cruickshank, F., Allen, P.M., Pandela, P.K., Davies, L.N., Hasebe, S., Khanal, S., Schmid, K., Vera-Diaz, F., Wolffsohn, J.S. (2021). IMI Accommodation and binocular vision in myopia development and progression. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science 62(5):4. https://doi.org/10.1167/iovs.62.5.4

Németh, J., Tapasztó, B., Aclimandos, A.W., Kestelyn, P., Jonas, J.B., De Faber, J.H.N., Januleviciene, I., Grzybowski, A., Nagy, Z.Z., Pärssinen, O., Guggenheim, J.A., Allen, P.M., Baraas, R.C., Saunders, K.J., Flitcroft, D.I., Gray, L.S., Polling, J.R., Haarman, A.E.G., Tideman, J.W.L., Wolffsohn, J.S., Wahl, S.W., Mulder, J.A., Smirnova, I.Y., Formenti, M., Radhakrishnan, H., Resnikoff, S. (2021). Update and Guidance on Management of Myopia. European Journal of Ophthalmology – in press

Chundu, S., Allen, P.M., Han, W., Ratinaud, P., Krishna, R., Manchaiah, V (2021). Social representation of ‘hearing aids’ among people with hearing loss: An exploratory study. International Journal of Audiology – in press

Runswick, O.R., Rawlinson, A., Datson, N., Allen, P.M. (2021). A valid and reliable test of technical skill for vision impaired football. Science and Medicine in Football DOI: 10.1080/24733938.2021. 1885725

Runswick, O., Ravensbergen, R, Allen, P.M., Mann, D.L. (2021). Toward an evidence-based and sport-specific classification system for footballers with vision impairment: A Delphi study. Journal of Sports Sciences – in press

Timmis, M.A., Ferrandino, M., Morrison, A., Allen, P.M., Latham, K. (2021) How is jump performance affected when completed with a visual impairment? Optometry and Vision Science – in press

Allen, P.M., Beukes, E.W., Mann, D.L. (2021). Perspectives of a new sport-specific Para Shooting classification system. Journal of Sports Sciences DOI:10.1080/02640414.2020.1851923

Nagra, M., Allen, P.M., Norgett, Y., Beukes, E.W., Bowen, M., Vianya-Estopa, M. (2021) The effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on working practices of UK primary care optometrists. Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics. 41, 378-392. https://doi.org/10.1111/opo.12786

Lievens, C.W., Roberts, L., Rayborn, E., Norgett, Y., Briggs, N., Allen, P.M., Vianya-Estopa M. (2020). Lid Wiper Epitheliopathy: What the primary care optometrist needs to know. Review of Optometry (15th November).

Vianya-Estopa M., Garcia-Porta, N., Piñero, D.P., Beukes, E.W., Wolffsohn, J.S., Allen, P.M. (2020). Contact lens wear and care in Spain during the COVID-19 pandemic. Contact Lens and Anterior Eye – in press

Beukes, E.W., Baguley, D.B., Jacquemin, L., Lourenco, M., Allen, P.M., Onozuka, J., Stockdale, D., Kaldo, V., Andersson, G., Manchaiah, V. (2020). Global Tinnitus experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic. Frontiers in Public Health. 8:592878. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2020.592878

Lievens, C.W., Norgett, Y., Briggs, N., Allen, P.M., Vianya-Estopa M. (2020). Impact of improper approach to identify lid wiper epitheliopathy. Clinical Ophthalmology. 14, 3039-3047. doi: 10.2147/OPTH.S273524

Jacob, L., Smith, L., Koyanagi, A., Pardhan, S., Allen, P.M., Yang, L., Grabovac, I., Shin, J., Tully, M., Lopez-Sanchez, G.F.  (2020). Associations between obesity and ocular health in Spanish adults. Lifestyle Medicine. DOI: 10.1002/lim2.5

Vianya-Estopa M., Wolffsohn, J., Beukes, E., Trott, T., Smith, L., Allen, P.M. (2020). Soft contact lens wearers’ compliance during the COVID-19 pandemic. Contact Lens and Anterior Eye. - in press

Maguire, R., Timmis, M.A., Wilkins, L., Mann, D.L. Beukes, E., Homer, A., Johnston, J., Adie, J. Arnold, D., Allen, P.M. (2020). Cricketers aren’t tickled pink by the coloured ball. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsams.2020.08.006 

Allen, P.M., Dolan, R., Croxall, H., Ravensbergen, H.J.C. (Rianne), Brooks, A., Mann, D.L. (2020). Expert consensus statement to guide evidence-based classification of vision-impaired paralympic athletes: a Delphi study. Optometry and Vision Science. 97:984–994. doi:10.1097/OPX.0000000000001600 

Lievens, C.W., Norgett, Y., Briggs, N., Allen, P.M., Vianya-Estopa M. (2020). Optimal methodology for lid wiper epitheliopathy assessment. Contact Lens and Anterior Eye. 44: 101332

Chundu, S., Manchaiah, V., Han, W., Thammaiah, S., Ratinaud, P., Allen, P.M. (2020). Social representation of ‘hearing loss’ among people with hearing loss: An exploratory cross-cultural study. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology. 31:725–739.

Allen, P.M., Smith, L. (2020) SARS-CoV-2 self-isolation: recommendations for people with a vision impairment. Eye. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41433-020-0917-x

Ludlow, A.K., Franklin, A., Allen, P.M., Simmons, D. Giannadou, A., Wilkins, A.J. (2020). A possible use of precision tinted glasses to improve social cognition in children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Vision Research, 170, 53-59. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.visres.2020.03.007 

Azuara-Bianco, A., Logan, N., Strang, N., Saunders, K., Allen, P.M., Hogg, R., Weir, R., Doherty, P., Adamjs, C., McFarland, M., Gardner, E., Verghis, R., Preston, J., Loughman, J., Flitcroft, I., Mackey, D., Lee, S., Hammond, C., Congdon, N., Clarke, M. (2020). Low-dose (0.01%) atropine eye drops to reduce progression of myopia in children: a multi-centre placebo controlled randomised trial in the United Kingdom (CHAMP-UK) – study protocol. British Journal of Ophthalmology. 104, 950-955. doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2019-314819