Sharp-object-induced open-globe injuries in Iranian children admitted to a major tertiary center: a prospective review of 125 cases.

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UNLABELLED Ocular trauma in children can result in catastrophic visual and psychological outcomes both for the child and his/her family. According to the WHO, childhood blindness is one of the major causes of avoidable blindness and so target of the Vision 2020 program. To achieve this program's goals, it is necessary to explore the epidemiological patterns… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000319546

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@article{Ahmadabadi2011SharpobjectinducedOI, title={Sharp-object-induced open-globe injuries in Iranian children admitted to a major tertiary center: a prospective review of 125 cases.}, author={Mehdi Nili Ahmadabadi and Fateme Alipour and Seyed Ali Tabataei and Reza Karkhane and Hoda Rezaei and Elham Nili Ahmadabadi}, journal={Ophthalmic research}, year={2011}, volume={45 3}, pages={149-54} }