Daien Vincent, PhD

Medical Doctor
Department of Ophthalmology
Universitary Hospital of Montpellier
Montpellier 34090, France



• Medical thesis of Ophthalmology obtained in June 2012 on visual acuity outcome and predictive factors after bevacizumab for central retinal vein occlusion
• PhD in Biostatistics and Epidemiology (2010-2014) obtained in January 2014: in Inserm 1061 (national institute of health and medical research), on retinal vascular caliber and cardiovascular biomarkers. Autonomy in computer programming SAS® and in retinal vascular caliber analysis using IVAN®

Research Interest

His research interests include: Paediatric ophthalmology, Strabismus surgery and Oculomotor palsy surgery.

Scientific Activities


• (since 2007) SFO (Societe Francaise d Ophtalmologie)
• (since 2010) ARVO (Association for Research and Vision in Ophthalmology)
• (since 2012) EVER (European association for Vision and Eye Research)
• (since 2015) AAO (American Academy of Ophthalmology)
• (since 2012) AFSOP (Association Francophone de Strabologie et Ophtalmologie Pédiatrique)


1. Daien V, Le Pape A, Heve D, Carriere I, Villain M. Incidence, Risk Factors, and Impact of Age on Retinal Detachment after Cataract Surgery in France: A National Population Study. Ophthalmology. 2015. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2015.07.014
2. Daien V, Le Pape A, Heve D, Carrière I, Villain M. Incidence and characteristics of cataract surgery in France from 2009 to 2012: a national population study. Ophthalmology. 2015; 122(8): 1633-1638. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2015.04.017
3. Chassine T, Bocquet B, Daien V, et al. Autosomal recessive retinitis pigmentosa with RP1 mutations is associated with myopia. Br J Ophthalmol. 2015. doi: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2014-306224
4. Chassine T, Villain M, Hamel CP, Daien V. How can we prevent myopia progression? Eur J Ophthalmol. 2015; 25(4): 280-285. doi: 10.5301/ejo.5000571
5. Donnadieu-Rigole H, Daien V, Blanc D, et al. The prevalence of optic neuropathy in alcoholic patients-a pilot study. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2014; 38: 2034-2038. doi: 10.1111/acer.12468
6. Daien V, Carrière I, Kawasaki R, et al. Associations of malnutrition with retinal vascular caliber in the elderly: the POLA study. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2014; 55.
7. Daien V, Pérès K, Villain M, Colvez A, Carrière I, Delcourt C. Visual acuity thresholds associated with activity limitations in the elderly: The POLA Study. Acta Ophthalmologica. 2014; 91: 252. doi: 10.1111/j.1755-3768.2013.4672.x
8. Daien V, Kawasaki R, Villain M, et al. Retinal vascular caliber is associated with renal function in normotensive and never-treated hypertensive subjects. Acta Ophthalmologica. 2013 91: e283-e288.
9. Daien V, Carrière I, Kawasaki R, et al. Retinal vascular caliber is associated with cardiovascular biomarkers of oxidative stress and inflammation: the POLA study. PLOS ONE. 2013; 8: e71089. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0071089
10. Carrière I, Delcourt C, Daien V, et al. A prospective study of the bi-directional association between vision loss and depression in the elderly. J Affect Disord. 2013; 151: 164-170. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2013.05.071
11. Pérès K, Matharan F, Daien V, et al. How vision loss interferes with activity limitation and participation restriction in the elderly population: The Three-City Cohort. J Affect Disord. 2013.
12. Daien V, Turpin C, Lignereux F, et al. Determinants of Ocular Deviation in Esotropic Subjects under General Anesthesia. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2013; 50(3): 155-160. doi: 10.3928/01913913-20130226-01
13. Daien V, Navarre S, Fesler P, Vergely L, Villain M, Schneider C. Visual acuity outcome and predictive factors after bevacizumab for central retinal vein occlusion. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2012; 22(6): 1013-1018. doi: 10.5301/ejo.5000162
14. Daien V, Duny Y, Ribstein J, et al. Treatment of hypertension with renin-angiotensin system inhibitors and renal dysfunction: a meta-analysis. Am J Hypertens. 2012; 25(1): 126-132. doi: 10.1038/ajh.2011.180
15. Daien V, Allieu S. Congenital retinal macrovessel. J Fr Ophtalmol. 2012; 35(10): 852-853.
16. Daien V, Pérès K, Villain M, Colvez A, Delcourt C, Carrière I. Visual impairment, optical correction and their impact on activity limitations in the elderly: the POLA Study. Arch Intern Med. 2011; 171(13): 1206-1207. doi: 10.1001/archinternmed.2011.140
17. Daien V, Malrieu Eliaou C, Rodiere M, Rivier F, Dufier JL, Villain M. Juvenile xanthogranuloma with bilateral optic neuritis. Br J Ophthalmol. 2011; 95(9): 1331-1332. doi: 10.1136/bjo.2009.171421
18. Daien V, Rivière S, Konaté A, Arnaud D, Villain M, Schneider C. Acute diplopia; always look for giant cell arteritis. J Fr Ophtalmol. 2009; 32(8): 579.e1-e5.