Comm Eye Health Vol. 19 No. 57 2006. Published online 01 March, 2006

What’s new at the back of the eye?

An ophthalmologist examining the posterior segment of the eye. UK. © Richard Leung
An ophthalmologist examining the posterior segment of the eye. UK. © Richard Leung

Among the causes of blindness, the share of chronic, age-related, non-communicable potentially blinding eye conditions is dramatically increasing. Attitudes of health care providers towards the preservation of visual health have modernised in many countries. What does all this mean for eye health care professionals – new challenges, new opportunities?

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