Medical and General Public Health Journals
Ma et al., “Effect of Providing Free Glasses on Children’s Educational Outcomes in China.” British Medical Journal (September 23 2014): 349:g5740.
Bai, Yunli, Hongmei Yi, Linxiu Zhang, Yaojiang Shi, Xiaochen Ma, Nathan Congdon, Zhongqiang Zhou, Matthew Boswell, and Scott Rozelle. “An Investigation of Vision Problems and the Vision Care System in Rural China.” The Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health 45, no. 6 (November 2014): 1464–73.
He et al., “Prevalence and Causes of Visual Impairment and Rate of Wearing Spectacles in Schools for Children of Migrant Workers in Shanghai, China.” BMC Public Health 14, no. 1 (December 22, 2014).
Wang, Xiuqin, Nathan Congdon, Yue Ma, Min Hu, Yuan Zhou, Weiqi Liao, Ling Jin, et al. “Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial of the Effects of Free Glasses on Purchase of Children’s Glasses in China: The PRICE (Potentiating Rural Investment in Children’s Eyecare) Study.” PLOS ONE 12, no. 11 (November 21, 2017): e0187808. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0187808
Guan, Hongyu, Huan Wang, Juerong Huang, Kang Du, Jin Zhao, Matthew Boswell, Yaojiang Shi, Mony Iyer, and Scott Rozelle. “Health Seeking Behavior among Rural Left-Behind Children: Evidence from Shaanxi and Gansu Provinces in China.” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 15, no. 5 (May 2018). https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph15050883
Guan, Hongyu, Huan Wang, Kang Du, Jin Zhao, Matthew Boswell, Yaojiang Shi, and Yiwei Qian. “The Effect of Providing Free Eyeglasses on Children’s Mental Health Outcomes in China: A Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial.” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 15, no. 12 (December 2018). https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph15122749
Ma, Yue, Yujuan Gao, Yue Wang, Haoyang Li, Lina Ma, Jiangchao Jing, Yaojiang Shi, Hongyu Guan, and Nathan Congdon. “Impact of a Local Vision Care Center on Glasses Ownership and Wearing Behavior in Northwestern Rural China: A Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial.” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 15, no. 12 (December 2018). https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph15122783
Guan, Hongyu, Ning Neil Yu, Huan Wang, Matthew Boswell, Yaojiang Shi, Scott Rozelle, and Nathan Congdon. “Impact of Various Types of near Work and Time Spent Outdoors at Different Times of Day on Visual Acuity and Refractive Error among Chinese School-Going Children.” PloS One 14, no. 4 (2019): e0215827. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0215827
Ophthalmology / Optometry Journals
Zhou, Zhongqiang, Junxia Zeng, Xiaochen Ma, Xiaopeng Pang, Hongmei Yi, Qianyun Chen, Mirjam E. Meltzer, Mingguang He, Scott Rozelle, and Nathan Congdon. “Accuracy of Rural Refractionists in Western China.” Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 55, no. 1 (January 1, 2014): 154–61. https://doi.org/10.1167/iovs.13-13250
He, Jiangnan, Lina Lu, Haidong Zou, Xiangui He, Qiangqiang Li, Weijie Wang, and Jianfeng Zhu. “Prevalence and Causes of Visual Impairment and Rate of Wearing Spectacles in Schools for Children of Migrant Workers in Shanghai, China.” BMC Public Health 14 (December 22, 2014). https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-14-1312
Zhou, Zhongqiang, Xiaochen Ma, Hongmei Yi, Xiaopeng Pang, Yaojiang Shi, Qianyun Chen, Mirjam E. Meltzer, et al. “Factors Underlying Different Myopia Prevalence between Middle- and Low-Income Provinces in China.” Ophthalmology 122, no. 5 (May 2015): 1060–62. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2014.12.019
“Impact of Free Glasses and a Teacher Incentive on Children’s Use of Eyeglasses: A Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial.” American Journal of Ophthalmology 160 (August 11, 2015). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajo.2015.08.006
Ma, Xiaochen, Nathan Congdon, Hongmei Yi, Zhongqiang Zhou, Xiaopeng Pang, Mirjam E. Meltzer, Yaojiang Shi, Mingguang He, Yizhi Liu, and Scott Rozelle. “Safety of Spectacles for Children’s Vision: A Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial.” American Journal of Ophthalmology 160, no. 5 (November 1, 2015): 897–904. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajo.2015.08.013
Xiuqin Wang, MD; Hongmei Yi, PhD; Lina Lu, MM et al. “Population Prevalence of Need for Spectacles and Spectacle Ownership Among Urban Migrant Children in Eastern China.” JAMA Ophthalmol 133, no. 12 (December 2015). http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.3513
Wang, Lei, Nathan Congdon, Ruth E. Hogg, Siqi Zhang, Mengjie Li, Yaojiang Shi, Ling Jin, et al. “The Cost-Effectiveness of Alternative Vision Screening Models among Preschool Children in Rural China.” Acta Ophthalmologica 97, no. 3 (May 2018): e419 https://doi.org/10.1111/aos.13954
Zhao et al., “Visual Impairment and Spectacles Ownership among Upper Secondary School Students in Northwestern China.” Hong Kong Medical Journal (Feb 2020)
Economics and Social Science Journals
Yi, Hongmei, Linxiu Zhang, Xiaochen Ma, Nathan Congdon, Yaojiang Shi, Xiaopeng Pang, Junxia Zeng, Lei Wang, Matthew Boswell, and Scott Rozelle. “Poor Vision among China’s Rural Primary School Students: Prevalence, Correlates and Consequences.” China Economic Review 33 (April 2015): 247–62. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chieco.2015.01.004
Nie, Jingchun, Xiaopeng Pang, Lei Wang, Scott Rozelle, and Sean Sylvia. “Seeing Is Believing: Experimental Evidence on the Impact of Eyeglasses on Academic Performance, Aspirations, and Dropout among Junior High School Students in Rural China.” Economic Development and Cultural Change 68, no. 2 (January 1, 2020): 335–55. https://doi.org/10.1086/700631