Industrial ocular morbidity in a north Indian town.

@article{Titiyal1998IndustrialOM,
  title={Industrial ocular morbidity in a north Indian town.},
  author={J S Titiyal and Gudlavalleti V. S. Murthy},
  journal={Indian journal of public health},
  year={1998},
  volume={42 2},
  pages={29-33}
}
A study on industrial ocular morbidity was carried out in 6 industrial establishments at Saharanpur. The mean age of the respondents was 35.3 years. 58.2% were regular floor staff. 10.6% professed suffering from an industrial ocular injury. 60% of these injuries were sustained by ocular metallic trauma. 51.9% complained of ocular symptoms at the time of the survey. The frequency of ocular complaints increased with age. The point prevalence of ocular morbidity was 746.03/1000 industrial workers… CONTINUE READING

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