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251 Research Papers
Prevalence of Refractive Errors Among Primary School Pupils in Kilungu Division of Makueni District, Kenya New

The purpose of this study was to determine the magnitude and pattern of significant refractive errors in primary school children in Kilungu division of Makueni District, Kenya. This was a primary school based cross-sectional study conducted with 1,439 Primary school pupils aged 12 and 15 years. The prevalence of significant refractive error was 5.2%, and […]

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Prevalence and Factors Associated With Refractive Error Among Primary School Children in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia New

The purpose of this study was to assess the prevalence and associated factors of refractive error among primary school children. This was an institution based cross-sectional study conducted with 1,800 students in four elementary schools in Arada and Gullele sub cities. Refractive errors that can be corrected by spectacle in either eye or both were […]

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Causes and Prevalence of Ocular Morbidity Among Primary School Children in Ilorin, Nigeria New

The purpose of this study was to determine the causes and prevalence of ocular morbidity among primary school children in Ilorin, Nigeria. This was a cross sectional survey of primary school children in 10 randomly selected primary schools within Ilorin. Two hundred and seventy seven children had ocular pathology giving a prevalence of 19.9%. The […]

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Prevalence, Risk Assessment and Impacts of Eye Diseases among School Children in Cairo, Egypt New

The purpose of this study was to define the prevalence of different types of eye diseases, to assess risk of these diseases, and to determine the disease impacts on scholastic achievement of school students in Cairo, Egypt. This was a cross sectional analytical study conducted with 2,160 school students. The overall percent of eye diseases […]

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Spectacle Wear Among Children in a School-Based Program for Ready-Made vs Custom Made Spectacles in India. A Randomized Clinical Trial New

The purpose of this trial was to determine whether less expensive ready-made spectacles produce rates of spectacle wear at 3 to 4 months comparable to those of more expensive custom-made spectacles among eligible school-aged children. This noninferiority, double-masked, randomized clinical trial recruited children aged 11 to 15 years from January 12 through July 31, 2015, […]

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