ERIC Number: EJ361061
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Vision in the 1980s: A Bright Outlook for Senior Citizens.
Weinstock, F. J.
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, v81 n7 p313-16 Sep 1987
This article discusses trends in vision care and visual rehabilitation for elderly citizens, including: (1) the economizing effects of insurance and governmental policies regarding second opinions, generic medications, and use of less expensive equipment and personnel; (2) modern advances in cataracts and glaucoma; and (3) recommendations for education, transportation, and cost containment. (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.