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dc.contributor.authorAl Saud, Abdul Aziz Bin Ahmed Bin Abdul Aziz
dc.contributor.authorAlamuddin, Mohamad N.
dc.contributor.authorRushood, Adel A.
dc.date.accessioned2014-06-17T08:42:37Z
dc.date.available2014-06-17T08:42:37Z
dc.date.issued1997EN
dc.identifier.issn1020-3397EN
dc.identifier.otherhttp://applications.emro.who.int/emhj/0303/emhj_1997_3_3_408_414.pdfEN
dc.identifier.urihttps://apps.who.int/iris/handle/10665/117672
dc.description408-414EN
dc.description.abstractA pilot observational study was conducted from 17 to 30 March 1996 in three locations in Yemen, namely Shabwa, Mukalla and Mahweet. The study population included 5341 people who came voluntarily to selected government hospitals for eye care. To determine the prevalence of the different eye diseases, especially cataract, among the study population, the team applied a case study form to collect the necessary data. The team examined patients and performed any surgery required. The findings are analysed, the limitations of the study discussed and recommendations formulatedEN
dc.language.isoenEN
dc.subjectPrevalenceEN
dc.subjectCataractEN
dc.subjectRural PopulationEN
dc.subjectCataract ExtractionEN
dc.subjectSocioeconomic FactorsEN
dc.subject.meshEye DiseasesEN
dc.titlePrevalence and elimination of cataract in a rural setting in YemenEN
dc.relation.ispartofjournalEMHJ - Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, 3 (‎3)‎, 408-414, 1997


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