Outcomes of extracapsular surgery in eye camps of eastern Nepal.

BACKGROUND Extracapsular cataract (ECCE) surgery is becoming increasingly popular in surgical eye camps of developing countries. This study assesses the outcome of 166 eyes at 6 weeks and 14 and 32 months after ECCE with and without implantation of intraocular lens in refugee camps of eastern Nepal. METHOD All patients operated on in seven refugee camps… CONTINUE READING