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Trends over time in the incidence of congenital anophthalmia, microphthalmia and orbital malformation in England: database study

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Aims

To study trends over time in the incidence of congenital anophthalmia, microphthalmia, and orbital malformations in England, along with changes in hospital admission rates for these conditions.

Methods

Using English national hospital episode statistics, the annual rate of hospital admissions related to anophthalmia (1990-2011), microphthalmia (1990-2011) and congenital malformations of orbit/ of lacrimal apparatus (1999-2011) were calculated per 100,000 infan...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted manuscript

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10.1136/bjophthalmol-2016-308952

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Dharmasena, A More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Subgroup:
Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Subgroup:
Population Health
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Subgroup:
Population Health
Oxford college:
Magdalen College
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Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
British Journal of Ophthalmology Journal website
Volume:
101
Issue:
6
Pages:
735-739
Publication date:
2016-09-06
Acceptance date:
2016-08-12
DOI:
EISSN:
1468-2079
ISSN:
0007-1161
Pubs id:
pubs:642200
URN:
uri:94b2415a-24ba-47a5-8872-489ba5e58e6d
UUID:
uuid:94b2415a-24ba-47a5-8872-489ba5e58e6d
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pubs:642200

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