Evaluation of the vision screening programs in school-age children

  • Seyfettin Erdem

Abstract

Background: Visual acuity (VA) screening programs, especially during early childhood, are important for the early detection of
eye disorders. Objectives: The objective of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of eye surveys conducted by guide teachers in
school-age children. Design: This was a cross-sectional study. Patients and Methods: Detailed eye examinations were conducted
by an ophthalmologist in 462 children aged 5

Keywords: Amblyopia, Hyperopia, School health program
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Erdem, S. (2018). Evaluation of the vision screening programs in school-age children. Indian Journal of Child Health, 5(3), 184-187. Retrieved from https://atharvapub.net/IJCH/article/view/820
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