Publications

Peer Reviewed Papers

  1. Lenci LT, Shams PN, Shriver EM, Allen RC. Dermoid cysts: clinical predictors of complex lesions and surgical complications. J AAPOS. 2017 Feb;21(1):44-47
  2. Shams PN, Policeni B, Carter KD, Shriver E, Thurtell MJ. Bilateral septic cavernous sinus thrombosis, congestive orbitopathy, and ischemic optic neuropathy. Can J Ophthalmol. 2016 Apr;51(2):e75-7.
  3. Shams PN, Pirbhai A and Selva D. A prospective outcome study of membranous and solid distal common canalicular obstructions. Accepted by Eye 11/2015.
  4. Shams PN, Wormald PJ, Selva D. Anatomical landmarks of the lateral nasal wall: implications for endonasal lacrimal surgery. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2015 Jul;26(5):408-15.
  5. Luk SM, Shams PN, Joshi N. Fifteen year natural history of lower eyelid syringocystadenoma papilliferum in a young girl. Cont Lens Anterior Eye. 2015 Jun 18.
  6. Shams PN, Verdick RE, Allen RC. In Vivo Demonstration of the Lacrimal Pump. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Jun 5.
  7. Shams PN, Bohman E, Baker MS, Maltry AC, Kopp ED, Allen RC. Chronic anophthalmic socket pain treated by implant removal and dermis fat graft. Br J Ophthalmol. 2015 Jun 3.
  8. Baker MS, Shams PN, Allen RC. The Quantitated Internal Suture Browpexy: Comparison of Two Brow-Lifting Techniques in Patients Undergoing Upper Blepharoplasty. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Apr 7.
  9. Shams PN, Baker MS, Allen RC. Lateral Canthal Position Following Lateral Orbitotomy and the Influence of Ocular Proptosis. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Feb 25.
  10. Shams PN, Selva D, et al. Upper Eyelid Retraction in the Anophthalmic Socket: Review and Survey of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Ophthalmic Plastic Surgeons (ANZSOPS). Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Jul-Aug;30(4):309-12.
  11. Shams PN, Chen PG, Wormald PJ, Sloan B, Wilcsek G, McNab A, Selva D. Management of Functional Epiphora in Patients With an Anatomically Patent Dacryocystorhinostomy. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014 Jun 5.
  12. Shams PN, Ma R, Pickles T, Rootman J, Dolman PJ. Reduced risk of compressive optic neuropathy using orbital radiotherapy in patients with active thyroid eye disease. Am J Ophthalmol. 2014 Jun;157(6):1299-305.
  13. Shams PN, Rasmussen SL, Dolman PJ. Adult-Onset Asthma Associated With Simultaneous Conjunctival, Eyelid, and Orbital Xanthogranulomatosis Responsive to Systemic Immunosuppression. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 May 14.
  14. Shams PN, Cugati S, Wells T, Huilgol S, Selva D. Orbital Varix Thrombosis and Review of Orbital Vascular Anomalies in Blue Rubber Bleb Nevus Syndrome. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 May 9.
  15. Watanabe A, Shams PN, Katori N, Kinoshita S, Selva D. Turn-over orbital septal flap and levator recession for upper-eyelid retraction secondary to thyroid eye disease. Eye (Lond). 2013 Oct;27(10):1174-9.
  16. Shams PN, Selva D. Acute post-operative rhinosinusitis following endonasal dacryocystorhinostomy. Eye (Lond). 2013 Oct;27(10):1130-6
  17. Shams PN, Ortiz-Pérez S, Joshi N. Clinical anatomy of the periocular region.
    Facial Plast Surg. 2013 Aug;29(4):255-63
  18. Shams PN and Selva D. An endoscopic endonasal approach to dacryocystectomy. Orbit. 2013 Apr;32(2):134-6
  19. Shams PN and Selva D. Traumatic sino-lacrimo-cutaneous fistula managed with endonasal dacryocystorhinostomy and anterior ethmoidectomy. Arch Ophthalmol. 2012 Oct 1;130(10):1311-3
  20. Smith HB, Jyothi SB, Mahroo OA, Shams PN, Sira M, Dey S, Adewoyin T, Cheung VT, Jones CA. Patient-reported benefit from oculoplastic surgery. Eye (Lond). 2012 Nov;26(11):1418-23.
  21. Shams PN, Abed SF, Shen S, Adds PJ, Uddin JM. A cadaveric study of the morphometric relationships and bony composition of the Caucasian nasolacrimal fossa. Orbit. 2012 Jun;31(3):159-61.
  22. Abed SF, Shams P, Shen S, Adds PJ, Uddin JM, Manisali M. A Cadaveric Study of the Cranio-orbital Foramen and Its Significance in Orbital Surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Feb;129(2):307e-11e.
  23. Shams PN, Beckingsale AB, Sheldrick JH, Rose GE. An unusual eyelid lump: unsuspected embedded contact lens for up to 40 years. Two cases and literature review. Eye (Lond). 2011 Oct;25(10):1371-3.
  24. Shams PN and Foster PJ. Clinical outcomes following lens extraction for visually significant cataract in eyes with primary angle closure. J Glaucoma. 2012 Oct;21(8):545-50 Comment on this paper: Stewart A. Lens Extraction for Advanced PAC. Glaucoma Report. EyeNet magazine. 2013 Jan:3-4.
  25. Abed SF, Shams PN, Shen S, Adds PJ, Uddin JM. A cadaveric study of ethmoidal foramina variation and its surgical significance in Caucasians. Br J Ophthalmol. 2012 Jan;96(1):118-21.
  26. Abed S F, Shams PN, Shen P, Adds P, and Uddin JM. Morphometric and geometric anatomy of the Caucasian orbital floor. Orbit. 2011 Oct;30(5):214-20. Epub 2011 Aug 3.
  27. Shams PN and Plant GT. Migrainous visual aura due to focal cerebral lesions. Can the diagnosis be made on the semiology of attacks? Nine case reports and review of the literature. Survey of Ophthalmology 2011 Mar-Apr;56(2):135-61.
  28. Abed SF, Shams P, Shen S, Adds PJ, Uddin JM. A cadaveric study of the morphometric and geometric relationships of the orbital apex. Orbit. 2011 Mar;30(2):72-6.
  29. Shams PN, Bremner FD, Smith SE (Deceased), Plant GT and Matthews TD. Unilateral light-near dissociation in lesions of the rostral midbrain. Arch Ophthalmol. 2010 Nov;128(11):1486-9.
  30. Shams PN and Plant GT. Optic Neuritis. A review. International Multiple Sclerosis Journal. 2009 Sep;16 (3): 82-9.
  31. Shams PN, Davies NP. Pseudopapilloedema and optic disc haemorrhages in a child misdiagnosed as optic disc swelling. Br J Ophthalmol. 2010 Oct;94(10):1398-9, 1412.
  32. Shams PN. Occipital headache. Case based discussion. Foundation Years Journal 2008 Aug; 2(6): 273-5.
  33. Shams PN, Gazzard G and Barton. High frequency ultrasound biomicroscopy and anterior segment ocular coherence tomography in the management of acute angle closure. Eye News Supplement. December 2007.
  34. Ahmadi H, Shams PN, Davies NP, Joshi N, Kelly MH. Age-related changes in the normal sagittal relationship between globe and orbit. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2007;60(3):246-50. Epub 2006 Sep 6.
  35. Shams PN, Olver JM. A case of cutaneous collision tumour: the importance of photographic documentation and large incisional biopsy. Eye. 2006 Nov;20(11):1324-5. Epub 2006 Mar 31.
  36. Shams PN, Hardy TG, El-Bahrawy M, Joshi N. Syringocystadenoma papilliferum of the eyelid in a young girl. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2006 Jan-Feb;22(1):67-9.
  37. Shams PN, Goadsby PJ, Crockard AH, Casey A, Plant GT. Paroxysmal raised intracranial pressure associated with spinal meningeal cysts. Journal of Neurology 2005 Mar; 252(3): 273-82. Epub 2005 Mar 5.
  38. Shams PN, Waldman A, Dogan A, MacKenzie JM, Plant GT. Ataxia in the setting of complicated enteropathy: double jeopardy. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2002 Apr; 72(4): 527-9.
  39. Shams PN, Waldman A, Plant GT. B Cell lymphoma of the brain stem masquerading as myasthenia. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2002 Feb; 72(2): 271-3.

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