REFRACTIVE ERRORS IN SCHOOL GOING CHILDREN - DATA FROM A SCHOOL SCREENING SURVEY PROGRAMME

@inproceedings{Singh2013REFRACTIVEEI,
  title={REFRACTIVE ERRORS IN SCHOOL GOING CHILDREN - DATA FROM A SCHOOL SCREENING SURVEY PROGRAMME},
  author={Harpal Singh and Vedangana Saini and Akhilesh K. S. Yadav and Bharti Soni and Harpreet Singh and Ajay Yadav},
  year={2013}
}
Background: The prevalence of blindness in children ranges from approximately 0.3/1000 children in affluent regions to 1.5/1000 in the poorest communities. the importance of early detection and treatment of ocular diseases and visual impairment in young is obvious. Aim and objective - The basic aim of this study was to assess the status of refractive errors in school going children through school screening program. Method: the study was done on students aged 05 years to 15 years, selected… CONTINUE READING

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