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Middle East African Journal of Ophthalmology

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2011| April-June  | Volume 18 | Issue 2  

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EDITORIAL COMMENTARY  
Addressing residual challenges of Vision 2020: The right to sight p. 91
Olufemi E Babalola
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PUBLIC HEALTH UPDATES Top
A retrieval system for patients with avoidable blindness due to diabetic retinopathy who do not present for ophthalmic assessment in Oman p. 93
Rajiv Khandekar, Jawad Al Lawati, Nabil Barakat
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Overcoming gender inequity in prevention of blindness and visual impairment in Africa p. 98
Herrieth Mganga, Susan Lewallen, Paul Courtright
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How can hospital programs be strengthened to enhance achievement of Vision 2020 objectives? p. 102
Thulasiraj Ravilla, Sanil Joseph
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Severe visual Impairment and blindness in infants: Causes and opportunities for control p. 109
Parikshit Gogate, Clare Gilbert, Andrea Zin
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Challenges of trachoma control: An assessment of the situation in Northern Nigeria p. 115
Mansur M Rabiu, Nasiru Muhammed, Sunday Isiyaku
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ORIGINAL ARTICLES Top
Prevalence and causes of blindness and visual impairment in Sokoto State, Nigeria: Baseline data for Vision 2020: The right to sight eye care programme p. 123
Nasiru Muhammad, Rabiu M Mansur, Adamu M Dantani, Elizabeth Elhassan, Sunday Isiyaku
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Outcomes of cataract surgeries over 16 years in camps held by Al Basar International Foundation in 38 underdeveloped countries p. 129
Adel A Rushood
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Clinical and epidemiologic characteristics of severe childhood ocular injuries in Southern Iran p. 136
Hamid Hosseini, Masoumeh Masoumpour, Fatemeh Keshavarz-Fazl, M Reza Razeghinejad, Ramin Salouti, Mohammad Hosein Nowroozzadeh
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Prevalence and determinants of glaucoma in citizens of Qatar aged 40 years or older: A community-based survey p. 141
Fatma A Al-Mansouri, Aida Kanaan, Hamad Gamra, Rajiv Khandekar, Shakeel P Hashim, Omar Al Qahtani, Mohd. Farouk Ahmed
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Six year trend in cataract surgical techniques in Iran p. 150
Hassan Hashemi, Fatemeh Alipour, Shiva Mehravaran, Farhad Rezvan, Farshid Alaeddini, Akbar Fotouhi
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The association between refractive errors and cataract: The Tehran eye study p. 154
Hassan Hashemi, Mehdi KhabazKhoob, Mohammad Miraftab, Kazem Mohammad, Akbar Fotouhi
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Epidemiology of penetrating eye injury in Ibadan: A 10-year hospital-based review p. 159
Fasina Oluyemi
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Ophthalmic research priorities and practices in Nigeria: An assessment of the views of Nigerian ophthalmologists p. 164
Abdulraheem O Mahmoud, Abdulkabir A Ayanniyi, Abdu Lawal, Charles O Omolase, Yinka Ologunsua, Elsie Samaila
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Enucleation and evisceration in the Palestinian territories p. 170
Tiarnan D.L Keenan, Nicholas J Sargent
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Transition to phacoemulsification at the farabi eye hospital, Iran p. 173
Hassan Hashemi, S-Farzad Mohammadi, Arash Mazouri, Mercede Majdi-N, Mahmoud Jabbarvand, Hadi Z-Mehrjardi
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Herpes zoster ophthalmicus: Disease spectrum in young adults p. 178
Noopur Gupta, Ritika Sachdev, Rajesh Sinha, Jeewan S Titiyal, Radhika Tandon
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Primary transpupillary thermotherapy of choroidal melanocytic lesions p. 183
Kaan Gündüz, Melisa Zisan Karslioglu, Kenan Köse
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CASE REPORTS Top
Supra-descemet's fluid drainage with simultaneous air injection: An alternative treatment for Descemet's membrane detachment p. 189
Alireza Ghaffariyeh, Nazafarin Honarpisheh, Tooraj Chamacham
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Median facial cleft in amniotic band syndrome p. 192
Debabrata Das, Gobinda Das, Sibnath Gayen, Arpita Konar
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Top
Computerized motion sensitivity screening tests p. 195
Viroj Wiwanitkit
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Authors' reply p. 195
OE Babalola, RE Umeh, AO Mahmoud
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Early experience with intravitreal bevacizumab combined with laser treatment for retinopathy of prematurity p. 196
Seemant Raizada, Jamal Al Kandari, Ahmad Al Foudari
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