Summary of Research Results: Murtaza Adam

Unite For Sight Global Impact Fellow volunteers frequently pursue public health research studies in Unite For Sight's Global Impact Lab program. The research topics are developed by Unite For Sight and the partner eye clinics, the research studies are approved by an Institutional Review Board (IRB), and the research findings are submitted to the eye clinic partners for program development.

Murtaza Adam, “Effectiveness of visual aids and gender of depictions in understanding cataract surgery"

This study explored effectiveness of visual aids to help patients understand cataract surgery. There was not a significant increase in patient understanding of cataracts and cataract surgery from the use of visual aids in addition to audio presentation.