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Causes of vision loss worldwide, 1990-2010: a systematic analysis.
BACKGROUND Data on causes of vision impairment and blindness are important for development of public health policies, but comprehensive analysis of change in prevalence over time is lacking. Expand
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Magnitude, temporal trends, and projections of the global prevalence of blindness and distance and near vision impairment: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
BACKGROUND Global and regional prevalence estimates for blindness and vision impairment are important for the development of public health policies. We aimed to provide global estimates, trends, andExpand
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Global causes of blindness and distance vision impairment 1990-2020: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
BACKGROUND Contemporary data for causes of vision impairment and blindness form an important basis of recommendations in public health policies. Refreshment of the Global Vision Database withExpand
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Global prevalence of vision impairment and blindness: magnitude and temporal trends, 1990-2010.
PURPOSE Vision impairment is a leading and largely preventable cause of disability worldwide. However, no study of global and regional trends in the prevalence of vision impairment has been carriedExpand
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The economic impact and cost of visual impairment in Australia
Aims: To quantify the total economic costs of vision loss in Australia. Methods: Prevalence data of visual impairment, unpublished data on indirect costs, and national healthcare cost databases wereExpand
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The prevalence and causes of vision loss in Indigenous Australians: the National Indigenous Eye Health Survey
Aim: To determine the prevalence and causes of vision loss in Indigenous Australians.
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The determinants of participation in activities of daily living in people with impaired vision.
PURPOSE To investigate the determinants of participation in daily activities in people with impaired vision using the Impact of Vision Impairment (IVI) instrument. DESIGN Cross-sectional study. Expand
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Vision loss in Australia
OBJECTIVE To assess the prevalence and causes of vision loss in Australia and to project these data into the future. DESIGN Synthesis of data from two cross-sectional population-based cohortExpand
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The psychometric validity of the NEI VFQ-25 for use in a low-vision population.
PURPOSE To determine the psychometric validity of the National Eye Institute-Visual Function Questionnaire (NEI VFQ-25) and its subscale structure for use in people with low vision. METHODS TwoExpand
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Utilisation of eye care services by urban and rural Australians
Aim: To investigate factors related to the use of eye care services in Australia. Methods: Health, eye care service use, and sociodemographic data were collected in a structured interview ofExpand
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