Prevalence and causes of low vision and blindness in Tehran Province, Iran.

  title={Prevalence and causes of low vision and blindness in Tehran Province, Iran.},
  author={Hamid Soori and Javadi Mohammad Ali and Rafati Nasrin},
  journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association},
  volume={61 6},
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence and causes of blindness and low vision selected population at Tehran province, Iran in 2006. METHODS A population-based cross-sectional study was conducted in the rural and urban population of Tehran province, Iran. The study design was based on the World Health Organization (WHO) criteria and a pilot study. Multi-stage cluster random sampling method was used and sample size was calculated based on the distribution of population in Tehran province derived… CONTINUE READING
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