FP1039 : Outcomes of Coaxial Microincision Cataract Surgery Versus Conventional Phacoemulsification Surgery

Dr.Anu Malik, M12959, Dr. Yogesh Kumar,Dr. Alka Gupta

Cataract is the main cause of curable blindness worldwide, with developing world accounting for approximately three fourth of this blindness.1,2  Cataract has been  reported  to be responsible for 50-80% of  bilaterally  blind in India. There are 100 million eyes with cataract causing vision of <6/60 and number is increasing because of population growth and increasing life expectancy.3