Current Issue (Volume :6 | Issue : 11 | No.: 1 | January - June 2014)

Editorial

Ethical issues in ophthalmic practice and the ways to monitor ethics
Sagili Chandarsekhara Reddy*,

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Minimizing medical negligence
Eli Pradhan, MD, MRCSEd Ophth*,
Consultant Ophthalmologist Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology Kathmandu, Nepal

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Original Articles

Ocular injuries in the people’s uprising of April 2006 in Kathmandu, Nepal
Ananda K Sharma*, Dev N Shah, Jeevan K Shrestha, Madhu Thapa, Gauri S Shrestha
BP Koirala Lion’s Centre for Ophthalmic Studies, IOM, Kathmandu, Nepal

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Prevalence of and associated risk factors for pterygium in the high altitude communities of Upper Mustang, Nepal
Maharjan I M (1)*, Shreshth E (2), GurungB (3), Karmacharya S (4)
(1,2,3,4) Consultant Ophthalmologists Himalaya Eye Hospital, Pokhara, Nepal

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Prevalence, risk factors and awareness of diabetic retinopathy among admitted diabetic patients at a tertiary level hospital in Kathmandu
Raba Thapa (1,2)*, Deepak Man Joshi(2), Aparna Rizyal (2,3), Nhukesh Maharjan(1), Rajesh Dhoj Joshi(2)
(1) Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology (2) Kathmandu Model Hospital (3) Nepal Medical College Kathmandu, Nepal

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Accuracy of intraocular lens power calculation in pediatric cataracts with less than a 20 mm axial length of the eye
Purushottam Joshi,*, Raman Mehta,(2) Suma Ganesh(2)
(1)Mechi Eye Hospital, Jhapa, Nepal (2 )Dr Shroff’s Charity Eye Hospital, Delhi, India

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Clinico-epidemiological characteristics of central retinal vein occlusion in a tertiary level eye care center of Nepal
Nirsara Shrestha(,1)*, Raghu Nandan Byanju(,2) Binita Bhattarai,(3) Kabindra Bajracharya,(3) Ruchi Shrestha(3)
(1)Department of Ophthalmology, Kathmandu University Hospital, Dhulikhel (2)Bharatpur Eye Hospital, Bharatpur (3)Ophthalmologist, Lumbini Eye Institute, Bhairahawa

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Factors affecting the time lag to the second eye cataract surgery in a hospital-based population
Charu Malik*, Manjit S Bhatia(,2) Upreet Dhaliwal(3) Departments of Ophthalmology(1,)(3) and Psychiatry
University College of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi, India

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Effect of phacoemulsification surgery on various parameters in patients with glaucoma
Sanjeeb Bhandari*, Indira Paudyal(1) Shankar Prasad Khanal(2) Suman S Thapa(1)
(1)Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology, Gaushala, Bagmati Bridge, (2)Central Department of Statistics, Tribhuvan University Kathmandu, Nepal,

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Prevalence of various types of allergens in ocular allergic conditions of patients from Pokhara, Nepal
Sachet Prabhat Shrestha, (1)*, Amod K Pokhrel, (2) Pushpa Malla, (3) Srijana Thapa Godar1
(1) Department of Ophthalmology, MCOMS, Pokhara, Nepal Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of California Berkeley, California, USA (3) National Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases, Nepal

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Review Articles

Post penetrating keratoplasty glaucoma – A review
Dr Parul Ichhpujani*,

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Case Reports

Ocular malignant melanoma – a report of two cases
SC Reddy*, HK Darnal (2)
(1) Departments of Ophthalmology, (2) Pathology, School of Medicine, University Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia

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An overlap of Coats and Eales diseases or a Coats variant?
Murat Kucukevcilioglu*, Gungor Sobaci(1), Ali Hakan Durukan(1), Fazil Cuneyt Erdurman(2), Osman Melih Ceylan(3)
(1) Gulhane Military Medical School, Department of Ophthalmology, Ankara, Turkey (2) Canakkale Military Hospital, Canakkale, Turkey (3) Ardahan Military Hospital, Ardahan, Turkey

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POEMS syndrome as an uncommon cause of papilledema
Carlos Mario Franco*, Kepa Balparda(2) Ana María Díaz(3) Daniel Jiménez(3) Ana Paulina Pamplona(3)
(1) Department of Ophthalmology, Hospital Pablo Tobón Uribe. Medellín, Colombia. (2) Department of Ophthalmology, Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana. Medellín, Colombia. (3) School of Medicine, Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana. Medellín, Colombia

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Intra-ocular lens opacification in the anterior chamber leading to loss of vision in an adolescent
Mridu Chaudhry,*, Keerti Mundey(1) Shikha Baisakhiya(2) Sumita Sethi(1)

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Macular toxicity following brilliant blue G-assisted macular hole surgery – a report of three cases
Animesh Jindal*, Avinash Pathengay(1) Kopal Mithal1 Jay Chhablani(2) Rajeev Reddy Pappuru(2) Harry W Flynn Jr(3)
(1) GMRV Campus, Visakhapatnam, L V Prasad Eye Institutes, India (2) KAR Campus, Hyderabad, L V Prasad Eye Institutes, India (3) Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami

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Spontaneous rupture of lens capsule with dislocation of nucleus in hypermature cataract
VK Malik*, Rishi Jhalani, KPS Malik, Abhishek Gupta, Sanjiv Kumar, Rohit Kapoor and Charu Jain
Department of Ophthalmology, Subharti Institute of Medical Sciences, Meerut (U.P), India

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Sub-conjunctival dislocation of posterior chamber intra-ocular lens: five years after manual, small-incision cataract surgery
Rajesh Subhash Joshi*,
Department of Ophthalmology Vasatrao Naik Government Medical College, Yavatmal-4000001, India.

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Clinical Practice

Letter to Editor

Ocular myocysticercosis
Beuy Joob(1)*, Viroj Wiwanitkit (2)
(1) Sanitation 1 Medical Academic Center, Bangkok, Thailand (2) Visiting Professor, Hainan Medical University, China; Visiting Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Nis, Serbia; Adjunct Professor, Joseph Ayobabalola University, Nigeria; Special Lecturer, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

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Herpes Simplex Keratitis – an unusual clinical presentation
Ananda Kumar Sharma*,
Associate Professor Department of Ophthalmology, Institute Of Medicine B. P. Koirala Lion’s Centre for Ophthalmic Studies Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepal

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Optical coherence tomography in diabetic macular edema: sub-retinal fluid pattern and related risk factors
Aditi Gupta*, Rajiv Raman, Tarun Sharma
Shri Bhagwan Mahavir Vitreoretinal Services, 18, College Road Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai-600 006, Tamil Nadu, India

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Ocular myocysticercosis: an unusual case of ptosis
Punita Kumari Sodhi*,
Professor in Ophthalmology Guru Nanak Eye Centre affilaited with Maulana Azad Medical College New Delhi

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Role of community volunteers in pediatric eye screening
Mohan Krishna Shrestha*, Ujjowala Devi Shrestha

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Miscellaneous

Brief communication

Community Ophthalmology


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