S K Bassabi

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OBJECTIVE To determine the frequency of traumatic cataracts, to describe their epidemiological and clinical aspects, and to analyze the postoperative functional results. PATIENTS AND METHOD We conducted a retrospective survey that covered the period from January 2000 to December 2003, during which 54 patients of all ages were treated for traumatic(More)
The authors presented the results of a retrospective study relating to 27 cases of congenital glaucoma indexed on the service of ophthalmology of CNHU at Cotonou over one 10 years period going from January 1, 1994 at December 31, 2003. Its frequency was 0.08%. The age at the time of the diagnosis varied from 1 day to 60 months, with a 8.1 months average. A(More)
A population-based survey of the prevalence and cause of blindness and poor vision was conducted in the Republic of Benin in 1990 using a stratified cluster random sampling procedure. The survey was designed and implemented through the collaboration of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Benin and the Programme for the Prevention of Blindness of the(More)
PURPOSE To describe the main characteristics of intraocular pressure (IOP) in Benin, the frequency of ocular hypertension (OHT) and primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG). MATERIAL AND METHODS A retrospective study was conducted in a private ophthalmological clinic in Cotonou, Benin, between January 1 and June 30, 2001. It involved 4159 patients aged 20 years(More)
AIM Describe the epidemiologic and clinical characteristics of POAG and evaluate hospital personnel's knowledge of the disease at the National University Hospital in Cotonou, Benin. PATIENTS AND METHOD A transversal study was conducted over a period of 7 months on 689 employees over 20 years of age, divided into three professional categories A, B, and C.(More)
AIMS To determine POAG features and evaluate topical management in Cotonou, Benin, in order to suggest therapeutic diagrams adapted to local therapeutic conditions. PATIENTS AND METHOD This was a retrospective, longitudinal study with cross-sectional collection of data from subjects with POAG who were admitted to the CNHU and Bethesda Hospital(More)
Waardenburg-Klein syndrome is an "Oculo-dermato-auditif" dysplasia described in 1947 by Waardenburg and by Klein in 1950. Canthus dystopia and congenital deafness are the main symptoms. Three clinical types have been reported: type I: presents the full symptomatology; type II: without canthus dystopia; type III: presents not only the complete syndrome but(More)