Making Sports Safety a Priority

September 2008
LabTalk;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 36 Issue 19C, p35
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The article reports on several steps to promote sports eye protection. The first step for eye care professionals (ECP) is to ask patients if they play sports. If they do, ECP should discuss the risk of sports-related eye injuries and recommend the use of sports eyewear. A sports eye protection toolkit has been created by the Vision Council to help ECP incorporate vision protection into their practices.


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