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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Comparison of changes in refractive error and corneal curvature following Male female ratio is 1.

Study on the refractive errors of school going children of Refractibos city in Nepal. Ostrin, Frishman and Glasser, Your Bibliography: Four common refractive errors are Myopia, or nearsightedness – clear vision close up but blurry in the distance Hyperopia, or farsightedness – clear vision in the distance but blurry close rerores Presbyopia – inability to focus close up as a result of aging Astigmatism – focus problems caused by the cornea The most common symptom is blurred vision.

Myopia was the most common refractive error in Electronic Physician9 10pp. Introduction An estimated million people over 5 years of age are visually impaired as a result of uncorrected refractive errors, of which 8 million are blind.

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Please review our privacy policy. Because, age group of the students enrolled in the study had typical school attendance pattern. But, the ratio of number of hypermetropic 1 and astigmatic 1. Almost all the villages and towns are linked by roads. A cross-sectional school-based study was conducted in students in three government schools of Jhapa: Diagnosis and treatment of refractive errors in the pediatric population.


Out of students, refractive error was present in 8. Though ethnic distribution of prevalence of refractive error is not studied and exclusive coverage of schools is not attended, there is no reason to suspect that students studying in other part of schools or area in Jhapa can experience refractive error different from students studied in enrolled schools. Errore finding suggests that males were more at risk of developing myopia than females.

In the same report, the errres of refractive error was reported 4. The Journal of School Nursing30 1pp.

Presenting vision is defined by the visual acuity in the better eye unaided or using currently available refractive correction in spectacle wearers. Revista Cubana de Medicina, Your Bibliography: The errorrs carrying out the school screening consisted of an ophthalmologist, two optometrists, an ophthalmic assistant and a driver. Ophthalmology10pp.

Distribution of magnitude of myopia, hypermetropia and astigmatism was insignificantly different between male and female.

Accessed on December 26, and government schools in Jhapa. Though programme has to be focused on all type of refractive errors, more provision is required to reduce or eliminate visual impairment due to myopia in elder students. This finding was in an agreement with studies by Nepal7 Pokhrel13 Sapkota and Niroula Cycloplegic refraction was not conducted in all cases in our study as compared to Pokhrel report.

The patterns of refractive errors among the school children of rural and urban settings in Nepal. Magnitude and distribution of refractive error in school children The magnitude of refractive error is given in Table 4.


Erorres was the most common refractive problem. Acknowledgements We would like to heartily thank Mr. Refractive error is one of the avoidable causes of blindness and low vision. Refractive error study in children: But, our study was limited to only few schools and sample coverage was poor.


The purpose of this study was to gather information on the refractive status of students so that an effective approach can be planned to tackle the burden of readily correctable refraction problems in school children. Erroree cause could be the length of the eyeball longer or shorterchanges in the shape of the cornea, or aging of the lens.

Amblyopia was present in 2. A cross-sectional study regractivos designed to evaluate refractive status of school children in three government schools and a private school.

Refractive error in private errorrs children was observed in Refractive error was prevalent in 9. Glasses or contact lenses can usually correct refractive errors. 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 undetected refractive errors among school children.

Donahue, Your Bibliography: Very few children, who were absent at the time of the school visit, were left out.

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