Cataract

Known as: HARMAAKAIHI, OPACITY OF THE LENS, CATARACT UNSPECIFIED 
A condition in which the lens of the eye becomes cloudy. Symptoms include blurred, cloudy, or double vision; sensitivity to light; and difficulty… (More)

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2014
Review
2014
OBJECTIVE To identify clinical characteristics associated with the presence of epiretinal membrane (ERM) in patients with uveitis… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
This paper presents estimates of the prevalence of visual impairment and its causes in 2002, based on the best available evidence… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES To estimate the cause-specific prevalence and distribution of blindness and low vision in the United States by age… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND We have little systematic information about the extent to which standard processes involved in health care--a key… (More)
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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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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
There is strong evidence to show that diabetes is associated with increased oxidative stress. However, the source of this… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Congenital cataracts are a common major abnormality of the eye that frequently cause blindness in infants. At least a third of… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE To describe the development and the performance of a brief questionnaire designed to measure functional impairment… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE To develop the Lens Opacities Classification System III (LOCS III) to overcome the limitations inherent in lens… (More)
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