Measurements of vision function and quality of life in patients with cataracts in southern India. Report of instrument development

A E Fletcher, L B Ellwein, S Selvaraj, V Vijaykumar, R Rahmathullah, R D Thulasiraj, Selvaraj Sivasubramaniam

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Abstract

To develop and validate vision function (VF) and quality of life (QOL) instruments in patients with cataracts in the context of large volume surgery in a developing country.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)767-74
Number of pages8
JournalArchives of Ophthalmology
Volume115
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1997

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Keywords

  • Cataract
  • Cataract Extraction
  • Female
  • Humans
  • India
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Observer Variation
  • Postoperative Period
  • Quality of Life
  • Reproducibility of Results
  • Vision, Ocular
  • Visual Acuity

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Fletcher, A. E., Ellwein, L. B., Selvaraj, S., Vijaykumar, V., Rahmathullah, R., Thulasiraj, R. D., & Sivasubramaniam, S. (1997). Measurements of vision function and quality of life in patients with cataracts in southern India. Report of instrument development. Archives of Ophthalmology, 115(6), 767-74.