|Procedure||Sedentary admin||Sedentary light manual||Active light manual||Heavy manual||Physically demanding|
|Cataract removal||1-2 days||1-2 days||3-7 days||3-4 weeks||6 weeks +|
|Corneal transplant1||2 weeks||2-3 weeks||2-3 weeks||1-3 months||unlikely|
1. Vision can continue to change for six months, sometimes a year following surgery and some correction is usually needed. The healed cornea will remain vulnerable to direct blows in the long term.