An epidemic of blindness in Cuba: lessons on nutrition and mitochondria

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Identifier Sadun_86
Title An epidemic of blindness in Cuba: lessons on nutrition and mitochondria
Subject Cuba; Castro, Fidel, 1926-; Folate; Optic nerve; Optic nerve diseases; Alcoholic neuropathy; Blindness; Ambliopia; Ataxia; Paresthesia; Hyporeflexia
Creator Alfredo A. Sadun, MD, PhD, Flora L. Thornton Chair, Professor of Ophthalmology and Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine at USC
Presenting Symptom Ambliopia; Ataxia; Paresthesia; Hyporeflexia
Description Presented at Stanford in April 2007, recapping the 1990s expedition to Cuba to investigate causes of blindness epidemic
Anatomy Optic nerve
Disease/Diagnosis Optic nerve diseases; Alcoholic neuropathy
Treatment Folate
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Type Text; Image
Format application/pdf
Format Creation Created in Microsoft PowerPoint
Rights Management Copyright 2008. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
Contributing Institution Doheny Eye Institute; University of Southern California. Dept. of Opthalmology; University of Southern California. Dept. of Neurological Surgery
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Language eng
Metadata Cataloger Ken Rockwell, Associate Librarian, Marriott Library, University of Utah
ARK ark:/87278/s67t0k91
Setname ehsl_novel_aas
Date Created 2008-04-29
Date Modified 2008-04-29
ID 177115
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s67t0k91
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