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Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated June 14, 2010 The Global Economic Cost of Visual Impairment
An estimate of the economic impact of visual impairment (VI) in the global all-ages population, including the direct and indirect costs of VI, and the burden of VI on health. In this study, VI includes all people with a visual acuity (VA) less than 6/12.
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not yet rated July 19, 2011 Tunnel Vision-The Economic Impact of Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
Analyzes the economic impact of primary open angle glaucoma (POAG). In support of this, the report provides a dynamic model of POAG in Australia that encompassed prevalence, incidence, risk factors, health and indirect financial costs, treatment options and measures of well being.
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