Ophthalmic Optical Market in Africa

Of the 2.5 billion individuals in the world who need vision correction, half a billion live in Africa. The lack of eye care professionals and appropriate infrastructure resulted in Africa being the leader by the number of blind people (more than 1% of the population). The major causes of blindness in Africa are cataract, trachoma and glaucoma. It also should be taken into consideration, that the major part of population are people with a low level of income, who can’t...
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