The Assessment of macular function in dense cataract using Maddox rod

Authors

  • Muhammad Asif Memon ISRA university, karachi
  • Ayesha Kazmi
  • Mehak Nazeer
  • Abdul Hameed Talpur
  • Muhammad Munawar
  • Humudullah

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.38106/LMRJ.2022.4.2-05

Keywords:

cataract, macular function, madox rod, visual acuity, retina

Abstract

Cataract is a leading cause of blindness worldwide. However there is surgical option available for treatment with complete cure in majority of patients. For dense cataract Maddox Rod was evaluated. A total of 200 patients were recruited. Maddox Rod test for macular function appears to be useful in a great majority of patients. The assessment of macular function in dense cataract is difficult but the Psycho physiological test like Maddox rod test was found to be the reliable in patients with cataract and its quick and understandable

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Published

2022-06-29