Forecasting cataract blindness and planning to combat it / H. Limburg, Raj Kumar, & D. Bachani
Limburg, Hans, Kumar, Raj & Bachani, D. (1996). Forecasting cataract blindness and planning to combat it / H. Limburg, Raj Kumar, & D. Bachani. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/47955
World health forum 1996 ; 17(1) : 15-20
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Negrel, A.D.; Lchazraji, Y.C.; Azelmat, M. (1997)A 1992 survey of the prevalence and causes of visual impairment in Morocco identified age-related cataract as the leading cause of blindness [45.5%] and low vision [43.1%]. The prevalence of cataract-related visual impairment was estimated to be 2.1%. Patients who had undergone cataract surgery represented 0.8% of the sample; the demand for surgical care is estimated at 25%. Only 60% of people with aphakia had the necessary corrective lenses. Stigmata/complications of posterior dislocation of the lens by the traditional method of cataract treatment ...