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2021 Prevalence and associated factors of vision loss in the South African National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (SANHANES-1)

Vision loss is a major public health concern that significantly affects developing countries, including South Africa. Although existing lite...

2020 Eye care utilization among diabetics in the South African National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (SANHANES-1): a cross-sectional study

Diabetes is a chronic disease of uncontrolled blood sugar levels. People with diabetes are at an increased risk of developing visual impairm...

2020 Eye care utilization pattern in South Africa: results from SANHANES-1

Eye examinations are recommended for all persons throughout life. However, there is disparity in the uptake of eye care services in differen...

2017 Prevalence of self-reported diagnosed cataract and associated risk factors among elderly South Africans

This paper estimates the prevalence of self-reported cataract and associated risk factors among individuals aged 50 years in South Africa. D...

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