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Advocacy Tool and Article: Estimating the Cost of Blindness

Ophthalmic Epidemiology published two simple cost models developed by Eckert et al.1 that estimate the annual loss of… More »

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ICO Exams Instructions for Candidates and Syllabus: Advanced

Instructions for Candidates and Syllabus for Advanced Exam. More »

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Cybersight from Orbis

Cybersight® is a telehealth and education program focused on increasing the capacity of human resources in eye health… More »

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not yet rated May 14, 2010 Causes vs. Consequences of Functional Loss
Identifying underlying causes is the goal of most medical tests. Identifying the possible consequences is important for vocational tests and for rehabilitation. These differences may mean that similar tests should be administered and/or interpreted differently for different purposes. This issue exists for all organ functions. This note will discuss it for vision in particular.
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not yet rated May 14, 2010 The Burden of Vision Loss
The WHO has a special interest in defining the Global Burden of Disease (GBD) as a means to compare the impact of various diseases and to set health policy priorities. For vision, this translates to the Burden of Vision Loss.
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not yet rated May 14, 2010 WHO's Ophthalmology Topic Advisory Group Update
January, 2010
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