Prevalence and causes of blindness and low vision in Timor-Leste.

@article{Ramke2007PrevalenceAC,
  title={Prevalence and causes of blindness and low vision in Timor-Leste.},
  author={Jacqueline Ramke and Anna Palagyi and Thomas John Naduvilath and R{\'e}n{\'e}e du Toit and Garry R Brian},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2007},
  volume={91 9},
  pages={1117-21}
}
AIM To estimate the prevalence and causes of blindness and low vision in people aged > or = 40 years in Timor-Leste. METHOD A population-based cross-sectional survey using multistage cluster random sampling to identify 50 clusters of 30 people. A cause of vision loss was determined for each eye presenting with visual acuity worse than 6/18. RESULTS Of… CONTINUE READING