Combating Against Avoidable Blindness....

Lumbini Eye Institute & Research Center

Combating Against Avoidable Blindness

Lumbini Eye Institute & Research Center

Combating Against Avoidable Blindness

Lumbini Eye Institute & Research Center

Combating Against Avoidable Blindness



Published articles of Lumbini Eye Institute


Cataract surgery and progression of Diabetic Retinopathy

 Subedi S , Journal of Nepal Medical Association;2002 41.433.437


Infectious Keratitis in Contact Lens Wearers

Anthony J. Aldave, James P. Dunn, JR, Manoj Sharma, Bartly J. Mondino and Barry a. Weissman


Bull's Eye Maculopathy Following Long-Term Chloroquine Phosphate Therapy

Subedi S , Journal of Nepal Medical Association 2004; 43 94-96

Prevalence of Lattice Degeneration in Axial Myopia

Subedi S , Journal of Nepal Medical Association 2004; 43 187-190


Severe Post Thermal Burn Cicatricial Ectropion with corneal Ulcertation: An Illustrative case

Sharma BR, Sharma M, J Nep Med Association 2005; 44 102-105


Hospital based study on causes of low vision and patient preference for different types of low vision devices

B. K. KC, H. B. Thapa, S. Gurung, A. Sherchan, A.S. Karthikeyan, R.P. Kandel Journal of Institute of Medicine, vol 29, No 2 (2007)



Causes of Vision impairment and assesment of need for low vision services for students of blind schools in Nepal

Kansakar I, Thapa HB, Salma KC, Ganguly S, Kandel RP, Rajasekaran S, Kathmandu University Medical Journal (2009), vol. 7, No. 1, Issue 25, 44-49




A profile of low vision among the blind school students in Lumbini Zone of Nepal

Sharma MK, Thapa HB, Paudel B, Adhikari RK, Dhakwa K , Nep J Oph 2010:2(4): 127-131



Scenario of Health Camps in Nepal

Pandey A, Paudel P, Paudel L , Journal of Nepal Health Research Council 2011 April; 9(18) :86-8


The distribution of refractive errors among children attending Lumbini Eye Institute, Nepal

S KC Rai, HB Thapa, MK Sharma, K Dhakhwa, R Karki, NEPJOPH 2012; 4(1): 90-95


Epidemiological as well as Microbiological Profile of suppurative Keratitis and It's Outcome: Aprospective Hospital Based Study from Eastern Nepal

Patel S, Badhu B.P, Khanal B. Chaudhary S, Arya S.K, Dhakhwa K, Journal of Universal College of Medical Sciences (2013) vol.1 No.03


2014 (8) :

1.  Telemedicine for corneal disease in rural Nepal

Crandall E Peeler, Kavita Dhakhwa, Shahzad I Mina Taylor Blachley, Sushila Patel, David C Musch and Maria A woodware – J Telemed Telecare online first, published on June 6, 2014 as doi:1177/1357633x14537769

2.  Clinical and cost impact of a pediatric cataract follow-up program in western Nepal and adjacent northern Indian States.

Rai SK1, Thapa H1, Kandel RP2, Ishaq M3, Bassett K4. J AAPOS. 2014 Feb;18(1):67-70. doi: 10.1016/j.jaapos.2013.09.008.


3.  Surgical outcome of pediatric dacryocystorhinostomy in Nepal.

Shrestha R1, Sobti D2, Chi SL3, Saiju R1, Richard M3. J AAPOS. 2014 Aug;18(4):368-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jaapos.2014.03.014.

4.  Clinical Profile of Patients Presenting to Low Vision Clinic of a Tertiary Center in Western Region of Nepal

HB Thapa, P Gautam, NB Mahotra, K Bajracharya, Journal of Universal College of Medical Sciences (2014) Vol.2(2): 35-39

5.  Clinoco-epidemiological characteristics of central retinal vein occlusion in a tertiary level eye care center of Nepal

Nirsara Shrestha, Raghunandan Byanju, Binita Bhattarai, Kabindra Bajracharya, Ruchi Shrestha , Nepal J ophthalmol 2014; 6(11):39-45

6.  Result of conjunctival Autograft in Pterygiam Surgery In Lumbini Eye Institute, Nepal

Dhakhwa K, Patel S, Sharma MK, Rai SKC, Bhari AM,  Journal of Universal College of Medical Sciences (2014) vol.2 No.01 Issue 05

7.  Comparison of Phacotrabeculectomy and phacotrabeculetomy with Subconjunctival 5-Fluorouracil

Nanda Kumari Gurung, Prachand Gautam, Shanti Gurung, Binita Bhattarai, J Nepal Med Assoc 2014;52(196):1010.13

8.   Idiopathic Juxtafoveolar Telangiectasis Type 1A  (case report)

Pandey A, Anand A, Singh s, Chandra A, Journal of Univarsal College of Medical Sciences (2014) vol.02 No.03 Issue 07

2015 (8) :

1.  Pattern of Refractive Error in Primary School Children in Rupandehi District, Nepal

Salma K.C. Rai, Hari Bahadur Thapa, Nanda Gurung, Arjun Malla Bhari, Manoj K Sharma , Journal of Universal College of Medical Sciences Vol. 3, No. 1, 2015: 31-36


2.  Clinical Profile of Pediatric Ocular Morbidity in a Tertiary Eye Care Centre in Western Region of Nepal

KC Rai Salma*, Thapa Hari, Bhari Arjun Malla, Bajracharya Kabindra

Nepal, Ann Pediatr Child Health 3(5): 1070 (2015


3.  Profile of Open Globe Injury in Children at Lumbini Eye Institute

Binita Bhattarai, Santosh Pokhrel, Bel Thapa, Prachand Gautam, Nanda Gurung, Journal of Universal College of Medical Sciences Vol. 3, No. 1, 2015: 37-40


4.  Characteristic analysis of Spectral domain OCT Pattern of Macular Edema in ranch Retinal Vein Occlusion Nepalese patients.

Lamichhane G, Byanju RN, Thapa B, KC Rai S , International Journal of Current Research in Medical Sciences, volume1 – Issue:1st July 2015


5.  Effect of ND: YAG Laser Hyaloidotomy for Premacular Subhyaloid Haemorrhage (case report)

Gyanendra Lamichhane, Sweta Singh, Journal of Universal College of Medical Sciences (2015) Vol.3No.01 Issue 09


Hari Bahadur Thapa, Salma KC Rai, Arjun Malla Bhari, Ken Bassett, Journal of Universal     College of Medical Sciences (2015) Vol.03 No.02 Issue 10


7.  Epidemiology and causes of Optic Atrophy in General Outpatient Department of Lumbini Eye Institute

Kabindra Bajracharya, Prachand Gautam, Sanjeev Kumar Yadav, Nirsara Shrestha Journal of Universal College of Medical Sciences (2015) vol.03 No.02 Issue 10

8.  Efficacy of Intravitreal Triamcinolone Acetonide for Diabetic Macular Edema

Prachand Gautam, Koshal Shrestha, Gyanendra Lamichhane, Sushila Patel,  Journal of Universal College of Medical Sciences (2015) Vol.03No.02 Issue 10


9.  Penetrating eye injuries in pediatric population: An epidemiological study and visual outcome

Kabindra Bajracharya, Salma KC Rai, Arjun Malla Bhari, Davide Borroni , Asian Journal of Medical Sciences Vol.7(4) 2016 84-87,  July 2016




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