These are the sources and citations used to research Errores Refractivos. This bibliography was generated on Cite This For Me on Sunday. Esta borrosidad se denomina ‘error de refracción’ y es causada por una cada uno de lo diferentes errores refractivos y el efecto de un cristal (gafa) para su. “Hasta ahora, los errores refractivos que son comunes después de la cirugía de catarata sólo se podían corregir con anteojos, lentes de.

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Cite This For Me Terms of service. Emmetropia Figure 1 was observed in Glasses or contact lenses can usually correct refractive errors. Majority includes Bahun Myopia was the most common refractive error The purpose of this study was to gather information on the refractive status of students so that an effective refractuvos can be planned to tackle the burden of readily correctable refraction problems in school children.

Nepal Am J Ophthalmol. A cross-sectional study was designed to evaluate refractive status of school children in three government schools and a private school. When family history of strabismus, amblyopia or high refractive error was present, cycloplegic refraction was also erroees in those children. All data were entered in the statistical package for social studies version The magnitude of refractive error is given in Table 4. In Sapkota12 the prevalence of vision impairment was reported in 0. Revista Cubana de Medicina.


Prevalence of refractive errors in pre-school and school children of Debark and Kola Diba towns.

Received Dec 11; Accepted Jan 2. So it is essential to understand the pattern of refractive error in school children to eerores effective programs to deal with the problem.

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Distribution of students is given in Table 1. China Am J Ophthalmol. Description of prevalence of refractive error was also different in our study from Pokhrel report. The team carrying out the school screening consisted of an ophthalmologist, two optometrists, an ophthalmic assistant and a driver. Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer.

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A complete eye examination was carried out in all children including slit lamp examination, fundus examination, errored and subjective refraction. Myopia was the most common refractive error in Global Health Action7 1p. To evaluate the pattern of refractive errors among school children in Jhapa, Nepal.

Age distribution of refractive error was not significantly different between private and government schools. Result Visual acuity in school children A total of children between 5 and 16 years of age were examined in the four schools that were included in the study.

Prevalence of refractive error in private school was Kishor Rijal, Ophthalmic Assistant, for helping during eye examination and data collection.

Global variations and time trends in the prevalence of childhood myopia, a systematic review and quantitative meta-analysis: Discussion Refractive error is one of the avoidable causes of blindness and low vision.

These findings suggest that prevalence of refractive error is higher in school children and there is a variation in refractive error in different geographical regions. During the time of screening, other abnormalities were also seen.


In Kathmandu, there are more than 5 tertiary eye hospitals, departments and teaching institutes. Best-corrected vision was the visual acuity in the better eye refractiivos by subjects tested with refraction. Ocular morbidity in our study Articles from Journal of Optometry are provided here courtesy of Elsevier.

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Mechi eye hospital is the only eye hospital that has been providing comprehensive eye care and screening services refrxctivos the Jhapa district of Nepal since For You Children Patient Handouts. There were around 18 private schools available at http: All the children attending the schools visited were included in the study. Male female ratio is 1.

Laser eye surgery may also be a possibility. Private school students were usually exposed to opportunities like computer education, competitive education and extra curricular courses. Fundus evaluation with dilated pupil was carried out when the vision was not fully corrected. Errorse Refractive error was a significant problem in schoolchildren in Jhapa.

Owing to this fact rferactivos would have missed some other important clinical conditions which could have been prevalent in other schools. Ophthalmology10pp.