Awareness about glaucoma and related eye health attitudes in Switzerland: a survey of the general public.

@article{Mansouri2006AwarenessAG,
  title={Awareness about glaucoma and related eye health attitudes in Switzerland: a survey of the general public.},
  author={Kaweh Mansouri and Selim Org{\"u}l and Frances Meier-Gibbons and Andr{\'e} Mermoud},
  journal={Ophthalmologica. Journal international d'ophtalmologie. International journal of ophthalmology. Zeitschrift fur Augenheilkunde},
  year={2006},
  volume={220 2},
  pages={101-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the level of awareness about glaucoma and its consequences and to evaluate associated eye health attitudes in a randomly selected general urban and rural population in Switzerland. METHODS A cluster random sample of the Swiss population was interviewed. Five-hundred and two telephone interviews with subjects who were representative of the 35- to 70-year-old population of the German- and French-speaking parts of Switzerland were conducted. Data were collected about their… CONTINUE READING