Stock Image

Visual Impairment in Australian School Children

Dana Robaei

0 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 3639014766 / ISBN 13: 9783639014761
Published by VDM Verlag
New Condition: New Soft cover
From BuySomeBooks (Las Vegas, NV, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since May 21, 2012 Seller Rating 5-star rating

Quantity Available: > 20

Buy New
List Price: US$ 123.18
Price: US$ 151.96 Convert Currency
Shipping: Free Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

288 pages. Dimensions: 9.0in. x 6.0in. x 0.8in.Vision plays a vital role in a childs interpretation of the world. Visual impairment impacts severely on a childs physical and emotional development. This monograph documents the prevalence of visual impairment, its causes and associations in two representative samples of Australian children, predominantly aged 6 and 12 years. Detailed findings on visual acuity and the main causes of visual impairment, namely refractive error, amblyopia and strabismus are described, and factors associated with their presence outlined. In addition, an assessment of the extent and appropriateness of vision care directed at these conditions is provided. An interesting discussion of the impact of modest prematurity on visual function in the younger sample is also detailed with potentially important implications for the follow-up of premature infants. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9783639014761

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Visual Impairment in Australian School ...

Publisher: VDM Verlag

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:New

Book Type: Paperback

About this title

Synopsis:

Vision plays a vital role in a child's interpretation of the world. Visual impairment impacts severely on a child's physical and emotional development. This monograph documents the prevalence of visual impairment, its causes and associations in two representative samples of Australian children, predominantly aged 6 and 12 years.Detailed findings on visual acuity and the main causes of visual impairment, namely refractive error, amblyopia and strabismus are described, and factors associated with their presence outlined. In addition, an assessment of the extent and appropriateness of vision care directed at these conditions is provided. An interesting discussion of the impact of modest prematurity on visual function in the younger sample is also detailed with potentially important implications for the follow-up of premature infants.

About the Author:

Dr Dana Robaei graduated from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) with a Bachelor of medicine and surgery in 2001. She completed a Master of Public Health at UNSW in 2003, and a PhD in medicine at the University of Sydney in 2006. She commenced speciality training in opthalmology in 2007 at Sydney Eye Hospital, Sydney, Australia.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

BuySomeBooks is great place to get your books online. With over eight million titles available we're sure to have what you're looking for. Despite having a large selection of new books available for immediate shipment and excellent customer service, people still tell us they prefer us because of our prices.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web
sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as
Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund
within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask bookseller a question link to contact us and we'll respond within 2 business days.

BuySomeBooks is operated by Drive-On-In, Inc., a Nevada co...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 1-2 business days. Books are shipped from multiple locations so your order may arrive from Las Vegas,NV, Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN, Momence,IL, or Commerce,GA.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express