A health intervention programme for children with albinism at a special school in South Africa.

@article{Lund2002AHI,
  title={A health intervention programme for children with albinism at a special school in South Africa.},
  author={Patricia M Lund and Retha Gaigher},
  journal={Health education research},
  year={2002},
  volume={17 3},
  pages={365-72}
}
The genetic condition albinism has a high frequency among the Sotho people of northern South Africa. Affected children have pale hair, eyes and skin-a dramatic contrast to the normal dark pigmentation. Their visual performance is poor and many attend special schools for the visually impaired. Children with albinism experience problems that are, on the one… CONTINUE READING