Contact, publication, and social network information about Harvard faculty and fellows. Harvard Catalyst Profiles
Last Name


"Cataract" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

expand / collapse MeSH information
Partial or complete opacity on or in the lens or capsule of one or both eyes, impairing vision or causing blindness. The many kinds of cataract are classified by their morphology (size, shape, location) or etiology (cause and time of occurrence). (Dorland, 27th ed)

expand / collapse publications
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cataract" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Cataract" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 463 publications over 38 distinct years, with a maximum of 25 publications in 2010 and 2014
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.