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Retrobulbar injection techniques

Reda Gomah El Garia (Ophthalmologist) share his preferred technique of retrobulbar injection whenever needed ( Topical approach as much as possible)¬†ūüĎłūüĎ©‚ÄćūüŹę Patient in a Supine Position Ask patient to look straightforward to put the Eye in a Primary Position An injection of approximately 7 to 10 mLof anesthetic using a needle measuring 25 to 30 […]

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Guidelines for the Management of Cataract in India

Table of Contents 1. Case selection for cataract surgery 2. Preoperative Cataract Surgery Protocol 3. Pre operative protocol for management of systemic diseases 4. Biometry 5. Surgical protocol for cataract surgery 6. Post operative protocol for management of uncomplicated cases following cataract surgery Sterilization Module Read also: Cataract Surgery Protocol of Nepal Click here to […]

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Elimination of preventable blindness: can success in Nepal be replicated in Africa?

Neda Nikpoor,1,2¬†Eric D Hansen,2,3¬†Matthew S Oliva,2,4¬†Geoffrey Tabin,1,2¬†Sanduk Ruit2,5 1Byers Eye Institute, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA;¬†2Himalayan Cataract Project, Waterbury, VT, USA;¬†3Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA;¬†4Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA;¬†5Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology, Kathmandu, Nepal Abstract: There are an estimated 36 million people […]


Ophthalmology Abbreviations

ACACIOL AION ALTAPDARMD ALT ET ALT XT ASC ARC Anterior chamber Anterior Chamber Intraocular Lens Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Argon laser trabeculoplasty Afferent pupillary defect Age-related macular degeneration Alternating Esotropia Alternating Exotropia Anterior subcapsular cataract Anomalous retinal correspondence BDRBRAOBRVOBSCL Background diabetic retinopathy Branch retinal artery occlusion Branch retinal vein occlusion Bandage soft contact lens CACGcCCE/IOLCFC3F8CLCOAGCNVM,¬†CNVCPCCRAOCRSCRVOCSMECSR,¬†CSCR […]

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SAARC Academy of Ophthalmology Conference going to be held in Kathmandu, Nepal

Fourteenth Biennial SAARC Academy of Ophthalmology Conference 2018 and 20th Nepal Ophthalmic Society Annual meeting is going to be held in Kathmandu from June 21 to June 24, 2018 with the theme ‚ÄėVision Beyond Borders‚Äô. SAARC Academy of Ophthalmology (SAO) is an assembly of ophthalmologists from eight countries in South Asia and is recognized by […]


Grading in ophthalmology

How to grade everything in ophthalmology? Grading in ophthalmology is an ever evolving concept. Some grading systems which is used commonly are as follows.  Grading of Ptosis: Ptosis is a drooping of the upper eyelid.Marginal Reflex Distance MRD (Distance between Upper lid margin and corneal light reflex) Grading of Entropion: Lid margin is inturnedDepending on degree […]

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National Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Conference

National Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Conference National Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Conference is going to be held on 26th May 2018 at Hotel Red Sun, Bhairahawa, Nepal.  This program is organized by Nepal Netra Jyoti Sangh, Lumbini Eye Institute, Shree Rana Ambika Shah Eye Hospital, Under the aegis of Nepal Ophthalmic Society. There are three […]