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Low Vision

  • By: Jennifer Hissett
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Low vision is a form of visual impairment that restricts daily activities and is not correctable with eye glasses, contact lenses, medicine, or surgery. There are approximately 161 million people with visual impairment in the world; it is believed that 124 ...

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