The impact of cataract surgery on cognitive function in an aging population.

@article{Fukuoka2016TheIO,
  title={The impact of cataract surgery on cognitive function in an aging population.},
  author={Hideki Fukuoka and Christine Sutu and Natalie A Afshari},
  journal={Current opinion in ophthalmology},
  year={2016},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={
          3-8
        }
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW To review the relationship between cognitive function and cataract surgery, as it is rarely addressed, and yet is becoming increasingly important as the number of elderly people in the world continues to rise. RECENT FINDINGS From US Census and international data, it is expected that the predicted proportion of people over 65 years of age in a number of countries will increase drastically over a half century. Therefore, the percentage of patients with cataracts and cognitive… CONTINUE READING
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