Causes of blindness in the adult population of the Republic of Ireland.

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BACKGROUND/AIM Blindness in the developed countries affects 3.5 million people. This study was conducted on the causes of blindness in the Republic of Ireland based on the register of the National Council for the Blind of Ireland. The aim was to determine the prevalence of potentially avoidable blindness and to identify its causes. METHOD Criteria for… (More)

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@article{Munier1998CausesOB, title={Causes of blindness in the adult population of the Republic of Ireland.}, author={Anne Munier and Thomas Gunning and David Kenny and Michael O'Keefe}, journal={The British journal of ophthalmology}, year={1998}, volume={82 6}, pages={630-3} }