The profile of visual loss in children--a retrospective study in a referral hospital in India.

@article{Bagchi2006ThePO,
  title={The profile of visual loss in children--a retrospective study in a referral hospital in India.},
  author={Ketaki Bagchi and Salil Kumar Bhattacharya},
  journal={Journal of the Indian Medical Association},
  year={2006},
  volume={104 7},
  pages={
          366, 368, 370
        }
}
A retrospective study of 8772 children's records at the department of ophthalmology, North Bengal Medical College, Sushrutanagar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India was conducted to collect the data on visual loss relating age, gender, degree and aetiology with an object of delineation of the profile of visual loss in children of particular area encircling that referral centre. Out of 8772 children, 126 children were detected to be suffering from visual loss. Of these 126 children, 88(69.84%) were… CONTINUE READING