ERIC Number: EJ434629
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Professional Trends in American Optometry.
Haffner, Alden N.
Optometric Education, v17 n1 p20-21 Fall 1991
A review of optometry's twentieth-century history looks at curriculum standardization and recognition of the doctorate in Optometry, federal legislation, public health movement, optometry in universities, use of pharmaceuticals, the primary care concept, Optometry in group health care, growth of professional publications, and entry into health care's mainstream. (MSE)
Descriptors: Curriculum Design, Doctoral Degrees, Drug Therapy, Educational History, Educational Trends, Federal Legislation, Health Services, Higher Education, Optometry, Primary Health Care, Professional Education, Professional Occupations, Public Health, Publications, Scholarly Journals, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
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