TITLE

Land of contrasts

AUTHOR(S)
Shannon, David
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Optometry Today;5/3/2013, Vol. 53 Issue 9, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author offers reflection on the approaches adopted by optometric practitioners to address the challenges of providing vision care. The author was part of the Optometry Study Tour in North India. The tour was aimed at learning about optometry and eye care. Several problems cited by the Dr. Shroff's Charity Eye Hospital in Delhi and The Tarabai Desai Eye Hospital in Jodphur included the huge cost to the society of uncorrected refractive error and the difficulties of dealing with blindness.
ACCESSION #
87647125

 

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