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Cortical cataract

Known as: Cataract, cortical, cataract cortical, cataracts cortical 
A cataract which affects the layer of the lens surrounding the nucleus, i.e., the lens cortex. It is identified by its unique wedge or spoke… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Age-related cataract is a major cause of blindness worldwide, and cortical cataract is the second most prevalent type of age… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To evaluate risk factors for the development of cataract in Australian residents. METHODS A total of 3721… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
To obtain the best statistical model for a previous study of cataract prevalence in atomic-bomb survivors, we tested the fitness… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Besides the direct economic and social burden of myopia, associated ocular complications may lead to substantial visual loss. In… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
PURPOSE To describe the prevalence and risk factors for cataract in an Australian population aged 40 years and older. METHODS… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Epidemiological studies have correlated cortical cataract with exposure to light and have suggested that this is due primarily to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE To develop the Lens Opacities Classification System III (LOCS III) to overcome the limitations inherent in lens… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
• Objective. —To develop the Lens Opacities Classification System III (LOCS III) to overcome the limitations inherent in lens… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE To determine whether the vitamin/mineral supplements used in two cancer intervention trials affected the risk of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The Lens Opacities Case-Control Study evaluated risk factors for age-related nuclear, cortical, posterior subcapsular, and mixed… Expand
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