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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Abstract

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
Volume82
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1998

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Nepal
Cataract
Visual Acuity
Quality of Life
Population
Surveys and Questionnaires

Keywords

  • 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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Visual functioning and quality of life outcomes among cataract operated and unoperated blind populations in Nepal. / Pokharel, G P; Selvaraj, S; Ellwein, L B; Sivasubramaniam, Selvaraj.

In: British Journal of Ophthalmology, Vol. 82, No. 6, 06.1998, p. 606-10.

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Pokharel, GP, Selvaraj, S, Ellwein, LB & Sivasubramaniam, S 1998, 'Visual functioning and quality of life outcomes among cataract operated and unoperated blind populations in Nepal', British Journal of Ophthalmology, vol. 82, no. 6, pp. 606-10.
Pokharel, G P ; Selvaraj, S ; Ellwein, L B ; Sivasubramaniam, Selvaraj. / Visual functioning and quality of life outcomes among cataract operated and unoperated blind populations in Nepal. In: British Journal of Ophthalmology. 1998 ; Vol. 82, No. 6. pp. 606-10.
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