• 19 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
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Research interests

I'm an Associate Professor at Lisbon School of Health Technology: Teaching in the field of Orthoptics [BSc (Hons) Orthoptics]; Researching in the field of Orthoptics and public health. Effective member of the Public Health Research Center (CISP) from the National
School of Public Health, The New University of Lisbon, Portugal since 2015.


Education/Academic qualification

Orthoptics and Public Health, Doctorate, Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública (ENSP)


External positions

Professor, Instituto Politécnico de Lisboa

1 Sep 2008 → …


  • RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
  • Orthoptics
  • Visual Sciences
  • Public Health

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Visual Acuity Medicine & Life Sciences
Orthoptics Medicine & Life Sciences
Refractive Errors Medicine & Life Sciences
Particulate Matter Medicine & Life Sciences
Strabismus Medicine & Life Sciences
Microbiota Medicine & Life Sciences
Contact Lenses Medicine & Life Sciences
Diagnostic Imaging Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output at NOVA 2014 2017

  • 19 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
  • 5 Article

A method to determine the impact of reduced visual function on nodule detection performance

Thompson, J. D., Lança, C., Lança, L. & Hogg, P., 1 Feb 2017, In : Radiography. 23, 1, p. 19-24 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Visual Acuity
1 Citation (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Blurred digital mammography images: An analysis of technical recall and observer detection performance

Ma, W. K., Borgen, R., Kelly, J., Millington, S., Hilton, B., Aspin, R., Lança, C. & Hogg, P., 2017, In : British Journal of Radiology. 90, 1071, 20160271.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
6 Downloads (Pure)

Microbiota and particulate matter assessment in Portuguese optical shops providing contact lens services

Viegas, C., Faria, T., Pacífico, C., Dos Santos, M., Monteiro, A., Lança, C., Carolino, E., Viegas, S. & Cabo Verde, S., 15 May 2017, In : Healthcare (Basel, Switzerland). 5, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Particulate Matter
Contact Lenses
Equipment and Supplies
10 Citations (Scopus)

Variability of fusion vergence measurements in heterophoria

Costa Lança, C. & Rowe, F. J., 2 Apr 2016, In : Strabismus. 24, 2, p. 63-69 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Depth Perception
Visual Acuity
8 Citations (Scopus)

Strabismus, visual acuity, and uncorrected refractive error in portuguese children aged 6 to 11 years

Lança, C., Serra, H. & Prista, J., 1 Jan 2014, In : Strabismus. 22, 3, p. 115-119 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Refractive Errors
Visual Acuity
Public Health