Cataract Surgery Registry


The Cataract Surgery Registry was established in 2002 to collect data on patientsí profile, surgery practice and outcome on cataract surgery. For further information of this registry, please click on Publication to review 2002, 2003 and 2004 annual reports.


Objectives of CSR


To determine the frequency, distribution and practice pattern of cataract surgery in Malaysia


To determine the outcomes, and factors influencing outcomes of cataract surgery


To evaluate cataract surgery services


To stimulate and facilitate research on cataract and its management. 



All ophthalmology departments at MOH, Ministry of Defence, university hospitals and private eye care providers are invited to participate in this cataract surgery registry.
Inclusion criteria: All patients who have undergone cataract extraaction surgery. Exclude patients who have secondary implantation of IOL in an eye previously operated for cataract.



1. The Fifth Report of the National Eye Database 2011



Downloadable Data Collection Forms

1. Pre-Clerking Record Form (PDF 51 Kb)
2. Operative Record Form (PDF 49 Kb)
3. Cataract Surgery Outcome Form (PDF 45 Kb)

4. Data Definition (PDF 64 Kb)


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is a disease clinical database, designed as a prospective, ongoing systematic collection of data pertaining to specific visual threatening eye diseases, such as cataract, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, contact lens related corneal ulcer, and outcome of cataract surgery.