ERIC Number: EJ361060
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Aging and Visual Impairment.
Morse, A. R.; And Others
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, v81 n7 p308-12 Sep 1987
Eye diseases of the aged include diabetic retinopathy, senile cataracts, senile macular degeneration, and glaucoma. Environmental modifications such as better levels of illumination and reduction of glare can enhance an individual's ability to function. Programs to screen and treat visual problems in elderly persons are called for. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Aging and Visual Impairment. Policy and Practice.