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Eye healthcare services in eastern Europe: Part 2. Vitreoretinal surgical services.

Authors
  • Kocur, I
  • Resnikoff, S
  • Foster, A
Type
Published Article
Journal
The British journal of ophthalmology
Publication Date
Aug 01, 2002
Volume
86
Issue
8
Pages
851–853
Identifiers
PMID: 12140201
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Conditions for posterior eye segment surgery in the central and eastern European region vary substantially. Underserved regions require (1) more eye doctors trained in surgical and laser retinal treatment; (2) improvement in screening for diabetic eye complications and retinopathy of prematurity; (3) technical equipment for places in need.

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