Sociodemographic status of severely disabled and visually impaired elderly people in Turkey


Kivanc S. A. , Akova-Budak B. , Olcaysu O. O. , Cevik S. G.

ARQUIVOS BRASILEIROS DE OFTALMOLOGIA, vol.79, no.1, pp.24-29, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 79 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5935/0004-2749.20160008
  • Title of Journal : ARQUIVOS BRASILEIROS DE OFTALMOLOGIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.24-29

Abstract

Purpose: To identify the prevalence of ophthalmologic diseases in elderly patients who had been classified as severely disabled and to identify the ophthalmologic conditions leading to visual impairment and blindness.