Human Cataract in Non-coastal Districts

Posted on June 11, 2021Categories Medicine and MedicalTags , ,   Leave a comment on Human Cataract in Non-coastal Districts

A six-year study was carried out to compare the prevalence of cataract in the Kerala towns of Kottayam and Pathanamthitta. A hospital-based study was conducted from April 2005 to March 2011 to determine the prevalence of cataracts in the general population, gender prevalence, and prevalence in different age groups. The data came from the ophthalmology departments of district hospitals and two private hospitals in the districts of Pathanamthitta and Kottayam, as well as the Directorate of Health in Thiruvananthapuram. The … Continue reading “Human Cataract in Non-coastal Districts”