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Cataract Management Guideline Panel. Cataract in Adults: Management of Functional Impairment. Rockville (MD): Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR); 1993 Feb. (AHCPR Clinical Practice Guidelines, No. 4.)

  • This publication is provided for historical reference only and the information may be out of date.

This publication is provided for historical reference only and the information may be out of date.

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Contributors [1]

Methodology Consultants

[1] Being listed as a contributor does not necessarily imply endorsement of the guideline.

  • Kay Dickersin, PhD
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • Earl P. Steinberg, MD, MPP
  • The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, Maryland

Consultants, Contributors, Peer Reviewers, and Pilot Reviewers

  • Richard L. Abbott, MD
  • Clinical Professor
  • Department of Ophthalmology
  • California Pacific Medical Center
  • San Francisco, California
  • Ingrid Adamsons, MD, MPH
  • Wilmer Eye Institute
  • The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • Paul C. Ajamian, OD, FAAO
  • Omni Eye Services of Atlanta
  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • Raymond A. Applegate, OD, PhD
  • Department of Ophthalmology
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
  • San Antonio, Texas
  • James V. Aquavella, MD
  • University of Rochester Medical Center
  • Rochester, New York
  • Ian L. Bailey, OD
  • School of Optometry
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • Berkeley, California
  • Hal D. Balyeat, MD
  • Dean A. McGee Eye Institute
  • Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Ray M. Balyeat, MD
  • Eye Institute of Tulsa
  • Clinical Instructor
  • University of Oklahoma
  • College of Medicine-Tulsa
  • Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • George M. Bohigian, MD
  • Washington University School of Medicine
  • St. Louis, Missouri
  • William M. Bourne, MD
  • Mayo Clinic
  • Rochester, Minnesota
  • Maureen Brennan-Duggan, RN, BSN, CRNO
  • Eye Medical Clinic of Santa Clara Valley
  • San Jose, California
  • William E. Bruner, MD
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • Cleveland, Ohio
  • Emmett F. Carpel, MD
  • Department of Ophthalmology
  • University of Minnesota
  • Hennepin County Medical Center
  • Group Health, Inc.
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Chris Carpenter, MSW
  • Mid-Maine Medical Center
  • Waterville, Maine
  • Clark R. Cobble, MD
  • Danville Eye Center, Inc.
  • Danville, Virginia
  • Matthew E. Dangel, MD
  • Department of Ophthalmology
  • Ohio State University
  • Columbus, Ohio
  • Gordon H. DeFriese, PhD
  • Professor of Social Medicine,
  • Epidemiology and Health Policy and Administration
  • Director,
  • Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Chapel Hill, North Carolina
  • Robert C. Drews, MD
  • Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology
  • Washington University School of Medicine
  • St. Louis, Missouri
  • David A. Durfee, MD
  • Oregon Eye Care
  • Oregon City, Oregon
  • Peter Egbert, MD
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California
  • James H. Elliot, MD
  • Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Nashville, Tennessee
  • Darrin P. Fleming
  • The Turner Eye Institute
  • San Leandro, California
  • Robert H. Friedman, MD
  • The University Hospital
  • Boston University Medical Center
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Lea Gamble, BA
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, California
  • Susan C. Garratt, BA
  • Freelance Editor
  • Mill Valley, California
  • Stephen C. Gieser, MD, MPH
  • The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • Martha S. Gerrity, MD, MPH
  • Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research
  • University of North Carolina
  • Chapel Hill, North Carolina
  • Thomas C. Gettelfinger, MD
  • Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
  • University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences
  • Memphis, Tennessee
  • Robert J. Glynn, PhD, ScD
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Philip M. Gold, MD
  • American College of Physicians
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Kathryn Goldblum, RN, MSN, CRNO
  • Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • John D. Gottsch, MD
  • Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Wilmer Eye Institute
  • The Johns Hopkins University
  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • David Hadorn, MD
  • RAND Corporation
  • Santa Monica, California
  • Lisa M. Herdelin, BBA
  • Department of Ophthalmology
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Nashville, Tennessee
  • Roger Hernandez, MD
  • San Antonio, Texas
  • Patricia L. Hibbard, MD, PhD
  • Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Janet E. Huettig, MSW, LICSW
  • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Anthony C. Jaspers, MD, FAAFP
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Kansas City, Missouri
  • Jonathan C. Javitt, MD, MPH
  • Georgetown University Medical Center
  • Washington, DC
  • Karla J. Johns, MD
  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Nashville, Tennessee
  • Paul R. Katz, MD
  • University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
  • Rochester, New York
  • Robert H. Kennedy, MD, MPH
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • Dallas, Texas
  • Joanne Klopfer, OD, MPH
  • Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology
  • Wilmer Eye Institute
  • The Johns Hopkins University Hospital
  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • Douglas D. Koch, MD
  • Cullen Eye Institute
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • Houston, Texas
  • Manus C. Kraff, MD
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Stephen S. Lane, MD
  • Associate Clinical Professor
  • University of Minnesota
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Roger H. S. Langston, MD, CM, FACS
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Cleveland, Ohio
  • Thomas L. Lewis, OD, PhD
  • Pennsylvania College of Optometry
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Thomas J. Liesegang, MD
  • Mayo Clinic Jacksonville
  • Jacksonville, Florida
  • Wilber W. Linville, OD, FAAO
  • Clinical Faculty
  • School of Optometry
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • Berkeley, California
  • Rajiv Luthra, MD, MPH
  • The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • Michael F. Marmor, MD
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California
  • James F. Martone, MD, MPH
  • ORBIS International
  • New York, New York
  • Samuel Masket, MD
  • Jules Stein Eye Institute
  • UCLA School of Medicine
  • Los Angeles, California
  • R. Michael Massanari, MD, MS
  • Henry Ford Medical Center
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Detroit, Michigan
  • Alice Y. Matoba, MD
  • Houston Veterans Affairs Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine
  • Houston, Texas
  • David Musch, PhD, MPH
  • University of Michigan
  • Departments of Ophthalmology and Epidemiology
  • Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Randall J. Olson, MD
  • University of Utah
  • School of Medicine
  • Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Carolyn M. Parrish, MD
  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Nashville, Tennessee
  • David F. Partlett, LLB, LLM, JJD
  • Vanderbilt University School of Law
  • Nashville, Tennessee
  • John C. Perlmutter, MD
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
  • Washington University School of Medicine
  • St. Louis, Missouri
  • W. David Pool, OD
  • Illinois Optometric Association
  • Galva, Illinois
  • Neil R. Powe, MD, MPH, MBA
  • The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • Dinah Reitman, MPS
  • Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
  • New York, New York
  • Claudia U. Richter, MD
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Bridget Reilly, PhD
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Nashville, Tennessee
  • Gary S. Rubin, PhD
  • The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • Henry S. Sacks, PhD, MD
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • New York, New York
  • Oliver D. Schein, MD, MPH
  • The Johns Hopkins University
  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • Pamela S. Schremp, RN, MSN, CRNO
  • University Hospitals of Cleveland
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Cleveland, Ohio
  • Charles B. Slonim, MD, FACS
  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • University of South Florida College of Medicine
  • Tampa, Florida
  • Carol Standardi, RN, CRNO
  • W.K. Kellogg Eye Center
  • Department of Ophthalmology
  • University of Michigan
  • Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • John A. Stanley, MD
  • University of California
  • San Francisco, California
  • Walter J. Stark, MD
  • Wilmer Eye Institute
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • Richard H. Stein, MD
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Vincennes, Indiana
  • Gary M. Stephenson, MS
  • President,
  • MED-WRITE
  • Sykesville, Maryland
  • Hunter R. Stokes, Sr., MD, FACS
  • Acting Chairman and Professor
  • Department of Ophthalmology University of South Carolina School of Medicine
  • Columbia, South Carolina
  • Ellen Strahlman, MD, MHS
  • Merck, Sharpe and Dohme Research Laboratories
  • Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
  • Debra A. Street, MPH
  • Worthen Center for Eye Care Research
  • Georgetown University Medical Center
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Alan Sugar, MD
  • Kellogg Eye Center
  • University of Michigan
  • Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Joel Sugar, MD
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Jeffrey Susman, MD
  • Vice-Chairperson
  • Department of Family Medicine
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Omaha, Nebraska
  • James M. Tielsch, PhD
  • The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • Peter S. Visendi, OD, FAAO
  • Assistant Clinical Professor
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • Berkeley, California
  • Jonathan P. Weiner, DrPH
  • The Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • Sheila West, PhD
  • Associate Professor
  • Dana Center, Wilmer Eye Institute,
  • The Johns Hopkins University
  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • Charles E. Womack, MD
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Stephen K. Wong, MD
  • Specialist: Cataract/Corneal Surgery
  • Sacramento, California
  • Kenneth Zahl, MD
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology
  • Columbia University
  • New York, New York

Agency for Health Care Policy and Research

  • Jean R. Slutsky, PA, MSPH
  • Lawrence E. Williams
  • Margaret K. Rutherford
  • Rose Calbert Findley, MUP
  • Harriett V. Bennett

National Library of Medicine

  • Ione Auston, MLS

Contract Agencies

  • Health Systems Research, Inc.
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Mikalix and Company, Inc.
  • Waltham, Massachusetts
  • Moshman Associates, Inc.
  • Bethesda, Maryland
  • Washington Consulting Group, Inc.
  • Washington, D.C.

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