Personal profile

Research interests

Visual function and quality of life; environmental psychology and inclusive design


Research Associate Psychology, Edinburgh University (1965 – 1968) Research Fellow Ophthalmology, Edinburgh University (1969 – 1974) Honorary Fellow in School of Clinical Science and Community Health Edinburgh University since 1975 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Architecture Edinburgh College of Art (1974 - 1989) Research Director Landscape Architecture and Environmental Studies (1990 - 1996) Research Director Edinburgh College of Art (1996 - 1999) School of Built Environment Heriot-Watt University (2000 - 2005) Emeritus Professor Heriot-Watt University (2006) Co - Director of VisionCentre3 and Associate Director of OPENspace.

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Macular Degeneration Medicine & Life Sciences
Glaucoma Medicine & Life Sciences
quality of life Earth & Environmental Sciences
Quality of Life Medicine & Life Sciences
measurement method Social Sciences
Health Medicine & Life Sciences
Visual Acuity Medicine & Life Sciences
Retinal Vessels Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1978 2018

Clinical outcomes of switching to aflibercept using a pro re nata treatment regimen in patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration who incompletely responded to ranibizumab

Elwes, F., Borooah, S., Aspinall, P., Sim, P. Y., Loo, C. Y., Armbrecht, A-M., Dhillon, B. & Cackett, P. 30 Jan 2018 In : BMC Ophthalmology. 18, 1, 20

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Macular Degeneration
Visual Acuity
Analysis of Variance
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Open Access
Open Access
Motor Activity
Home Care Services

The Aging Urban Brain: Analyzing Outdoor Physical Activity Using the Emotiv Affectiv Suite in Older People

Neale, C., Aspinall, P., Roe, J., Tilley, S., Mavros, P., Cinderby, S., Coyne, R., Thin, N., Bennett, G. & Thompson, C. W. 11 Sep 2017 In : Journal of Urban Health. p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
green space
Motor Activity

The Influence of Optical Coherence Tomography Measurements of Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer on Decision-Making in Glaucoma Diagnosis

Fu, L., Aspinall, P. A., Bennett, G., Magidson, J. & Tatham, A. J. 3 Apr 2017 In : Current Eye Research. 42, p. 575-582 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optical Coherence Tomography
Nerve Fibers
Decision Making
Visual Field Tests