Department of Ophthalmology (GB, AN, SK), and Department of Biostatistics (AR), Jawaharlal Institute of Post-Graduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry, India
Funding/Support: None of the authors have reported funding/support.
Conflict of Interest Disclosure: None of the authors have reported a financial conflict of interest.
Study Registration Information: Registration Database: UGRMC, JIPMER
Registration /Protocol Number: JIP/UGRMC/GJSTRAUS/2022/5
Author Contributions: Conceptualization: GB, AR, SK; Data Curation: GB, AN, AR; Formal Analysis: GB, AN, AR; Investigation: GB, AN, AR, SK; Methodology: GB, AN, AR; Project Administration: GB, SK; Resources: GB, SK; Software: GB, AR; Supervision: GB, AR, SK; Validation: GB, AR, SK; Visualization: GB; Writing – Original Draft: GB, AN, AR; Writing – Review & Editing: GB, SK.
Submitted: September 21, 2022; accepted April 4, 2023.
Corresponding author: Geeta Behera,[email protected]