Shafqatullah Khan

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Results: Of the 58 patients, 39 (67.2%) were male and 19 (32.8%) were female. Nine (15.5%) were aphakic and 49 (84.5%) were pseudophakic. The average age was 52 years (Range 18 years to 83 years). The average time interval between cataract surgery and Nd-YAG laser capsulotomy was 23 months (2 months to 12 years). Capsular fibrosis (62%) was the predominant(More)
Background: Cataract surgery has undergone revolutionary changes but the traditional extra-capsular cataract extraction is still practiced in the developing countries. The type of suture may greatly affect the outcome in terms of astigmatism. This study was conducted to compare the post-operative astigmatism using continuous versus interrupted sutures.(More)
Having noted the good clinical status of some HIV patients who were referred for but refused surgery, we undertook surgery with the aim of determining outcome, risk-to-benefit ratio and, if possible, the effect of surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) on the progression of their HIV disease. Antiretroviral drugs (ARVD) were not available to these(More)
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