Task sharing in the eye care workforce: Screening, detection, and management of diabetic retinopathy in Pakistan. A case study

  • Mufarriq Shah, Ayesha Noor, Lil Deverell, Gail M. Ormsby, C. Alex Harper, Jill Elizabeth Keeffe
  • The International Journal of Health Planning and Management, March 2018, Wiley
  • DOI: 10.1002/hpm.2508

Task sharing for diabetic retinopathy

What is it about?

Co-management strategy for management of diabetic retinopathy

Why is it important?

To decrease the rate of blindness and visual impairment due to DR

Perspectives

Dr Mufarriq Shah
Pakistan Institute of Community Ophthalmology

All eye care workers believe that task sharing in the eye care workforce for management of DR can prevent vision loss due early detection and timely management of DR

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