News and notices. Comm Eye Health Vol. 11 No. 25 1998. March 01, 1998

Standard List of Medicines, Equipment, Instruments and Optical Supplies

The Task Force of the Partnership Committee (a group of international non-governmental organisations concerned with prevention of blindness) has produced a Standard List of Medicines, Equipment, Instruments and Optical Supplies appropriate for the delivery of eye care services in developing countries.

This new list, which will be updated annually, includes sections on eye medicines, examination equipment, ophthalmic surgical instruments, eye drop production equipment, teaching materials, spectacles and low vision aids. A list of suppliers is also included.
Cost: FREE to developing countries / Elsewhere: £5.00
Write to: IRC/ICEH, Institute of Ophthalmology, 11-43 Bath Street, London, EC1V 9EL.
Tel : 44-171- 608-6910 Fax: 44-171- 250-3207 e-mail: EYERESOURCE@UCL.AC.UK

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