Cataract Extraction

Known as: cataract surgery, cataract excision, Extraction, Cataract 
The removal of a cataractous CRYSTALLINE LENS from the eye.
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Good unaided distance visual acuity (VA) is now a realistic expectation following cataract surgery and intraocular… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
PURPOSE To determine the change in intraocular pressure (IOP) after cataract extraction in the observation group of the Ocular… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To determine the relation between exposure to glycaemia over time and the risk of macrovascular or microvascular… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To determine the relation between systolic blood pressure over time and the risk of macrovascular or microvascular… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Dietary antioxidants, including carotenoids, are hypothesized to decrease the risk of age-related cataracts by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Oxidation of lens proteins plays a central role in the formation of age-related cataracts, suggesting that dietary… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE To measure the effect of cataract extraction and lens implantation on elderly persons' health-related quality of life… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE To examine prospectively the association between dietary intake of vitamins C and E, carotene, and riboflavin and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
A new technique of local anesthetic administration has been used for 50 patients undergoing cataract extraction. The simple… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
PURPOSE The authors studied 57,103 randomly selected Medicare beneficiaries who underwent extracapsular cataract extraction in… (More)
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