The number of ophthalmologists in practice and training worldwide: a growing gap despite more than 200,000 practitioners.

Abstract

BACKGROUND/AIMS To assess the current number of ophthalmologists practicing worldwide in 2010 and to create a system for maintaining, collecting and improving the accuracy of data on ophthalmologists per population, ophthalmologists performing surgery, growth rate of the profession, and the number of residents in training. METHODS Between March 2010 and… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2011-301378

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