CAUSES OF DISABILITY, LOW VISION AND BLINDNESS IN OLD AGE


Olcaysu O. O. , Kivanc S. A. , Altun A., Cinici E., Altinkaynak H., Ceylan E.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, vol.17, no.1, pp.44-49, 2014 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.44-49

Abstract

Introduction: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the causes of disability, blindness and low vision according to ages in patients who applied to our hospital between January 2011 and December 2012 and had at least 40% disability.