[Screening and management of visual disorders in adolescents: impact on social inequality].

@article{Spiegelaere1999ScreeningAM,
  title={[Screening and management of visual disorders in adolescents: impact on social inequality].},
  author={Myriam De Spiegelaere and Mich{\`e}le Dramaix and Philippe Hennart},
  journal={Sante publique},
  year={1999},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={41-7}
}
A retrospective cohort study was carried out on a sample of 2625 Belgian's children, examined at 12 and 15 year, to analyze the impact of school visual screening on social inequalities for visual acuity. Although uncorrected visual acuity decreased with increase in social class, visual acuity tested with the child's usual correction increased with social… CONTINUE READING