A longitudinal cohort study of the impact of first- and both-eye cataract surgery on falls and other injuries in Vietnam

@inproceedings{To2014ALC,
  title={A longitudinal cohort study of the impact of first- and both-eye cataract surgery on falls and other injuries in Vietnam},
  author={Kien Gia To and Lynn B. Meuleners and Max Kishor Bulsara and Michelle Louise Fraser and Dat Van Anh Duong and Dung Van Do and Van-Anh Ngoc Huynh and Tien Duy Phi and Hoang Huy Tran and Nguyen Do Thai Nguyen},
  booktitle={Clinical interventions in aging},
  year={2014}
}
AIM Little information exists on the impact of cataract surgery on falls and other injuries in Vietnam. The aim of this study was to determine the impact of first and both eye cataract surgery on the number of falls and other injuries among bilateral cataract patients in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. MATERIALS AND METHODS A longitudinal cohort study was conducted involving 413 bilateral cataract patients aged 50+ years. Participants were assessed at three time points: 1 week before, 1-3 months… CONTINUE READING
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