Blindness rate drops strongly in Vietnam Health

Blindness rate drops strongly in Vietnam

The rate of blindness among people 50 years old and older has dropped strongly in the past decade, standing at 1.3 percent in 2015 from 3.1 percent in 2008, according to the latest survey conducted in 14 cities and provinces in 2015.

International refraction conference opens in Dak Lak

More than 100 national and international leading ophthalmologists attended an international refraction conference as part of the 2014 National Ophthalmology Conference in Buon Ma Thuot city in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak on October 31.