Community / Social Ophthalmology – I

FP1678 : Clinical and Epidemiological Study of Retinal Vein Occlusion in Tertiary Health Centre

Dr. Priti Jain, Dr. Anamika Dwivedi,
Dr. Dwivedi P C, Dr. Charudatt Chalisgaonkar,Dr.Shashi Jain (Agarwal)

Retinal vein occlusion (RVO) is the most common retinal vascular occlusive disorder and is usually associated with variable amount of loss of vision1. RVO is second most common retinal vascular disease following diabetic retinopathy. 16.4 million Adults affected worldwide2. Timely recognition is important because complications are cause of significant ocular morbidity.

FP444 : Taking Eye Care to Rural Population with a Robotized Stereoscopic TeleophthalmicTele-ophthalmic Slit Lamp

Dr. Mukesh Taneja,T06594, Mr. Sri Harsha, Mr. Ashutosh Richariya,
Dr. Rathi Varsha Madanlal

According to WHO-2010 data, about 285 million people are visually impaired worldwide and 80% of this is preventable by timely detection and intervention. About 90% of the world’s visually impaired people live in developing countries.