Visual functioning and quality of life outcomes among cataract operated and unoperated blind populations in Nepal

G P Pokharel, S Selvaraj, L B Ellwein, Selvaraj Sivasubramaniam

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Visual acuity and vision related quality of life outcomes in cataract surgery were evaluated in a population based survey in two geographic zones in Nepal.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)606-10
Number of pages5
JournalBritish Journal of Ophthalmology
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1998



  • Aged
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Extraction
  • Female
  • Health Surveys
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Nepal
  • Quality Assurance, Health Care
  • Quality of Life
  • Questionnaires
  • Refraction, Ocular
  • Visual Acuity
  • Visual Fields

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