Prevalence and risk factors for keratoconus in a university-based population in Turkey.

Özalp O., Atalay E., Yıldırım N.

Journal of cataract and refractive surgery, vol.47, no.12, pp.1524-1529, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/j.jcrs.0000000000000669
  • Journal Name: Journal of cataract and refractive surgery
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.1524-1529
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose: To determine the prevalence of keratoconus (KC) in the students and faculty members (aged >= 18 and <= 30 years) studying/working at the Medical and Health Sciences faculties of Eskisehir Osmangazi University.