Access, provision, and cost of routine eye care: a comparison of Oregon optometrists and ophthalmologists.

@article{Gauer1994AccessPA,
  title={Access, provision, and cost of routine eye care: a comparison of Oregon optometrists and ophthalmologists.},
  author={B B Gauer and Timothy Erickson and R L Ulland and W B Bleything},
  journal={Journal of the American Optometric Association},
  year={1994},
  volume={65 4},
  pages={240-7}
}
BACKGROUND Over one-third of Americans have a disease or functional abnormality in one or both eyes. Only about half of those needing treatment are receiving it. Access to eye and vision care has been a major concern within the public health community yet few definitive studies exist to determine availability of such care and by whom. To address this issue… CONTINUE READING