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Vision

Srinivas Gada

in Community Paediatrics

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print September 2012 | ISBN: 9780199696956
Published online October 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191743177 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199696956.003.0007

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Paediatrics

Vision

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Delayed visual maturation - Examination and assessment of visual acuity (red reflex, cover, and acuity tests) - Vision impairment - The deaf–blind child - Colour blindness - Squint - Nystagmus - Refractive errors in childhood - Child abuse - The child who is losing vision or failing at school - Visual effects of ‘prematurity’ - Habilitation of a child with vision impairment - Certification and benefits - Statementing (SEN) for a child with visual impairment

Smooth seas do not make skilful sailors.

African proverb

Chapter.  7644 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatrics

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