A Review of the Literature on the Global Epidemiology of Corneal Blindness.

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Summary of "A Review of the Literature on the Global Epidemiology of Corneal Blindness."

This study seeks to review published research on the global epidemiology of corneal blindness, with a specific focus on the available published estimates of incidence, prevalence, and trends in incidence or prevalence, as well as the contribution of corneal causes to overall burden of blindness.


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Name: Cornea
ISSN: 1536-4798


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