The effect of the qualification of eye surgeon on the result of mass cataract operation

Wilardjo (2002) The effect of the qualification of eye surgeon on the result of mass cataract operation.

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Objective: To compare the effects of operator qualification on the result of mass cataract operation. Design: Cross sectional study during mass cataract surgery period of February 1999 - March 1999 was done in regency hospitals of Rembang, Grobogan, Slawi and Sragen. The cases were senile cataractous patient 40 years old and above without another eye disorders, diabetic or severe hypertension. Preoperative risk factors were detected a/o. the type and stages of senile cataract, blood pressure and intra ocular pressure. The effects studied study were visual outcome and surgery-related complications. Surgery performances of both groups (ophthalmologist and senior doctor residence) were analyzed and compared using chi-square test. Results: There were 176 patients, 93 patients (52,8%) operated by ophthalmologist and 83 patients (47,2%) by residence. There are no significant different of the patients operated by the two groups in term of means of age, sex, pre-operative infra ocular pressure, the type of lens nuclei and the stages of cataract lenses. At day one the visual outcome without correction, complications during surgery and surgery related complications are not significantly different. There is significant different of the outcomes after day one numely the length of surgery time and the width of corneo-scleral incisions, although there is no influence to either visual outcome or complications (p < 0, 01). Conclusions : There are no difference in cataract surgery result performed by ophthalmologist and senior residence, except the length of surgery time and the width of corneoscleral incision.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Collections > Koleksi Perpustakaan Di Indonesia > Perpustakaan Di Indonesia > JKPTYARSI > Journal > Kedokteran > Jurnal Kedokteran YARSI > Tahun 2000
Divisions: Universitas Komputer Indonesia > Perpustakaan UNIKOM
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Date Deposited: 16 Nov 2016 07:38
Last Modified: 16 Nov 2016 07:38

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