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Low vision services in Australia

Lovie-Kitchin, Jan E. (1990) Low vision services in Australia. Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, 84, pp. 298-304.

Abstract

A survey of the low vision clinics in Australia was conducted to allow comparison of methods of service provision among clinics. This paper reports the findings with respect to the patient characteristics and the planning, organization, personnel, and services provided by low vision clinics in Australia. The major change that has occurred in recent years is services in country regions through satellite clinics or private optometric practices. Recommendations for improvements are given.

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ID Code: 5657
Item Type: Journal Article
Additional Information: For more information, please refer to the journal's website (see link) or contact the author. Author contact details: j.lovie-kitchin@qut.edu.au
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ISSN: 1559-1476
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > OPTOMETRY AND OPHTHALMOLOGY (111300)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Copyright Owner: Copyright 1990 American Foundation for the Blind
Deposited On: 01 Dec 2006
Last Modified: 15 Jan 2009 17:16

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