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n South African Medical Journal - 'Urban insight' : a high level of undiagnosed need reflects limited access to and availability of eye-care services in South Africa : forum - issues in public health

Volume 104, Issue 6
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
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Abstract

Findings from an urban community optometry clinic in a poor area of Johannesburg, South Africa (SA), highlighted a high level of undiagnosed need, raising questions concerning access to and availability of eye-care services in SA. It is imperative that we understand vision as a requisite for poverty alleviation, and the need for a public health approach to service delivery.

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2014-06-01
2016-12-09

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