TITLE

Number of eye exams is increasing

AUTHOR(S)
Hemphill, Nancy
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Primary Care Optometry News;Sep2008, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increase in the number of eye examinations in the U.S., according to the results of a consumer research survey from the Vision Council and Jobson Optical Research which were discussed by Vision Council's Steve Kodey at the International Vision Expo East. Kodey said that 100.1 million eye examinations were performed on about 43.8% of the American adult population in the 12-month period ending in March 2008. He added that almost 173 million Americans wear some type of vision correction.
ACCESSION #
34039330

 

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