Global Perceptions & Vision Care Realities
MedSun: Newsletter #51, August 2010

Global Eye Care

The diversity of perceptions and beliefs around the world presents significant challenges for vision care companies that operate globally. But despite the enormous differences in the countries we surveyed, one message is clear. Adults and children around the world are neglecting primary eye care.This neglect hampers timely and effective correction of childhood amblyopia and refractive error, which can have a significant impact on school performance and delays intervention for serious conditions such as glaucoma, hypertension, and diabetes.

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