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Spectacles in Fiji: need, acquisition, use and willingness to pay.

Authors
  • du Toit, Rènée
  • Ramke, Jacqueline
  • Palagyi, Anna
  • Brian, Garry
Type
Published Article
Journal
Clinical & experimental optometry
Publication Date
Nov 01, 2008
Volume
91
Issue
6
Pages
538–544
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1111/j.1444-0938.2008.00286.x
PMID: 18537987
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Given the high number of reported visual problems, it should be a priority to construct a sustainable spectacle system for Fiji. This will require further consultation with the community and government but it should be possible to design a system responsive to the financial and other needs of urban and rural Fijians.

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