Chapter 16. Problems of Cataract Epidemiology with Special Reference to Diabetes

  1. Katherine Elliott and
  2. David W. Fitzsimons
  1. F. I. Caird

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720028.ch16

Ciba Foundation Symposium 19 - The Human Lens - in Relation to Cataract

Ciba Foundation Symposium 19 - The Human Lens - in Relation to Cataract

How to Cite

Caird, F. I. (1973) Problems of Cataract Epidemiology with Special Reference to Diabetes, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 19 - The Human Lens - in Relation to Cataract (eds K. Elliott and D. W. Fitzsimons), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720028.ch16

Author Information

  1. University Department of Geriatric Medicine, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9789021940205

Online ISBN: 9780470720028

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Keywords:

  • cataract epidemiology;
  • diabetes;
  • epidemiological statistics;
  • population surveys;
  • blindness registration

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Blindness Registration

  • Population Surveys

  • Cataract Extraction

  • Cataract and Diabetes

  • Conclusions

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References

  • General Discussion II

  • Classification of Cataract

  • References