List of WHO publications: Blindness
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Title
Year
2006 Order Number    11500673 ISBN-13
 9789241547123
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
Diabetes mellitus is an important public health problem worldwide, and more than 75% of patients who have had diabetes mellitus for more than 20 years will have some sort of retinopathy. Diabetic retinopathy correlates with the duration of diabetes; thus with increasing life expectancy, diabetic retinopathy and the ensuing blindness will tend to increase. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    11500658 ISBN-13
 9789241546904
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries    CHF 12,50
English
Trachoma is an infectious eye disease that causes blindness; it is prevalent in many poor rural communities. The World Health Organization has set the year 2020 as the target for global elimination of trachoma as a public health problem. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    11501658  
 
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries    CHF 25,00
English
Trachoma is an infectious eye disease that causes blindness; it is prevalent in many poor rural communities. The World Health Organization has set the year 2020 as the target for global elimination of trachoma as a public health problem. .../...
Title
Year
1997 Order Number    11502303 ISBN-13
 9789241545068
Price
CHF 7,00  / US$ 8,40 Developing countries    CHF 4,90
English
Provides concise, authoritative advice on the use of high-dose vitamin A supplements for the control of vitamin A deficiency and the emergency treatment of xerophthalmia and other conditions in high-risk groups. .../...
Title
Year
1997 Order Number    11502223 ISBN-13
 9789241544924
Price
CHF 28,00  / US$ 33,60 Developing countries    CHF 19,60
English
A comprehensive guide to the development of well-planned national programmes for the prevention of blindness. Addressed to health planners and decision-makers in developing countries, the book responds to the very large number of people who have been either blinded or significantly visually impaired by conditions that are easily prevented or cured. .../...
Title
Year
1985 Order Number    16100490 ISBN-13
 9789275114902
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
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