Effect of reduced meal frequency during Ramadan fasting on retinal and choroidal thickness

Semin Ophthalmol. 2020 Jan 2;35(1):1. doi: 10.1080/08820538.2019.1682623. Epub 2019 Dec 17.

Abstract

This paper is a comment on the article entitled "Effect of reduced meal frequency during Ramadan fasting on retinal and choroidal thickness'' by Ersan et al. We think this paper will make a significant contribution to this article and to the literature.

Keywords: Choroidal thickness; Ramadan fasting; menstrual cycle; optical coherence tomography; smoking.

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Choroid / anatomy & histology*
  • Fasting*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Meals*
  • Reference Values
  • Tomography, Optical Coherence / methods*
  • Young Adult