Management of refractive errors

@article{Cochrane2010ManagementOR,
  title={Management of refractive errors},
  author={Gillian M Cochrane and R{\'e}n{\'e}e du Toit and Richard T. Le Mesurier},
  journal={BMJ : British Medical Journal},
  year={2010},
  volume={340}
}
Uncorrected refractive error accounts for half of the global burden of avoidable vision impairment and nearly a third of the global burden of avoidable blindness.1 2 Globally, 153 million people have visual impairment or are blind due to uncorrected refractive error and the majority live in low income countries.1 Additionally, 410 million people have difficulty with near tasks because they lack reading glasses.2 Interventions to treat refractive error, such as spectacles, are cost-effective and… Expand
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