The Madurai Intraocular Lens Study. III: Visual functioning and quality of life outcomes

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

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Abstract

To compare the effects of extracapsular cataract extraction with posterior chamber intraocular lens (ECCE/PC-IOL) vs intracapsular cataract extraction with aphakic glasses (ICCE-AG) on everyday visual functioning and quality of life.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)26-35
Number of pages10
JournalAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume125
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1998

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Keywords

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Cataract Extraction
  • Eyeglasses
  • Female
  • Humans
  • India
  • Intraoperative Complications
  • Lens Implantation, Intraocular
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Quality of Life
  • Safety
  • Visual Acuity

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Fletcher, A., Vijaykumar, V., Selvaraj, S., Thulasiraj, R. D., Ellwein, L. B., & Sivasubramaniam, S. (1998). The Madurai Intraocular Lens Study. III: Visual functioning and quality of life outcomes. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 125(1), 26-35.