Prevalence of Selected Eye Diseases Using Data Harvested from Ophthalmic Checkup Examination of a Cohort of Two Thousand Middle Eastern and North African Subjects
作者: Nehal M. Samy El GendyAhmed A. Abdel-KaderJesús Pintor
作者单位: 1Ophthalmology Department, Kasr Al Ainy Medical School, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
刊名: Journal of Ophthalmology, 2018, Vol.2018
来源数据库: Hindawi Journal
DOI: 10.1155/2018/8049475
原始语种摘要: Purpose . To highlight the prevalence of selected ophthalmic diseases accidentally discovered at first-time screening of a large sample of patients from the Middle East and North Africa visiting a large referral university hospital checkup unit based in Cairo. Material and Methods . A cross-sectional study of two thousand and thirteen subjects coming for routine ophthalmic medical checkups from different Middle East countries (mainly Egypt, Sudan, and Yemen). Patients were evaluated for prevalence of diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, ocular hypertension, cataract, and amblyopia. Patients’ demographic data and medical history were collected. Complete ophthalmic examination was performed. Investigations were done when needed to confirm suspected conditions. Results . The study included 1149...
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  • Middle 中级牌黄麻
  • ophthalmic 眼的
  • retinopathy 视网膜病
  • cataract 急流
  • glaucoma 绿内障
  • ocular 目镜
  • hypertension 高血压
  • African 非洲的
  • conditions 条件式
  • amblyopia 弱视