Global Perspective of Cataract Blindness: Our Community Experience of Quality Cataract Surgery in Community
Title: Global Perspective of Cataract Blindness: Our Community Experience of Quality Cataract Surgery in Community
Author: Sanduk Ruit
Keywords/Main Subjects: Cataract; International; Underserved communities; SICS; Small incision cataract surgery
Secondary CORE Category: Lens and Cataract / Surgery for Cataract / Outcomes of Cataract Surgery
Brief Description: This is a review of the burden of cataract globally. The development of eye care in Nepal is discussed as is the development of small incision cataract surgery. A discussion of the challenges of serving blind populations with quality cataract surgery is undertaken. Methods of reaching unserved and underserved communities are discussed.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds