Clinical Research Trials And Projects

  • Analysis of the aetiological agents responsible for Microbial Keratitis in Western Maharashtra, a 3 year retrospective study (2005).
  • Ultrasmart lens study – A study of 100 cases. Evaluation of the behaviour of ultrasmart lens within the eye, its effect on accomodationm eventual vision and incidence of PCO (2006).
  • Comparison of the efficacy of Moxifloxacin and Gatifloxacin in external eye inections. A 6 month study (2007).
  • Comparison of the efficacy of Prednisolone acetate (1%) vs Acular LS in the management of post operative inflammation in Phacoemulsification surgery.
  • Comparison of the outcomes of ultrasmart ILOL vs multifocal IOL.
  • Virological analysis of the aetiological agents responsible for the epidemic of conjunctivitis in Mumbai in September 2007 ( published article ).
  • Analysis of patient experiences with topical anaesthesia with respect to pain / discomfort and visual phenomenon and study of 50 cases.
  • Multicentric study evaluating the efficacy of a 4th generation fluoroquinolone in acute bacterial conjunctivitis.
  • Studying the learning curve of phacoemulsification in phacotrainees.
  • In 2009,was the principal investigation of a Phase III study conducted byAllergan, USA, in which we studied the safety and efficacy of gatifloxacin 0.5% in treating bacterial conjunctivitis.
  • Analysis of preexisting corneal astigmatism in the cataract patient undergoing Phacoemulsification at our centre.
  • Analysis of the results of on axis incision, and Limbal corneal relaxing incisions in correcting corneal astigmatism patient undergoing phaco.
  • Comparision of coaxial microphaco ( 2.2 mm incisions ) v/s routine phacoemulsification surgery ( 2.8 mm incisions ).