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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To determine whether treatment with vitamin E (500 IU daily) reduces either the incidence or rate of progression of age… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The POLA (Pathologies Oculaires Liées à L'Age) Study is a population-based study of cataract and age-related macular degeneration… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE The increased cataract prevalence of black populations, especially of cortical cataract, remains unexplained. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To estimate the incidence of nuclear, cortical, and posterior subcapsular cataract in the Beaver Dam Eye Study cohort… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
PURPOSE The authors determined the age and gender-specific prevalence of nuclear, cortical, and posterior subcapsular cataract… (More)
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1995
1995
PURPOSE To examine the possible presence of a major gene determining susceptibility to cortical cataract. METHODS The… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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