What is it about?

This study determine how ready the patients are towards tear collection in healthcare as a screening tool as compared to other methods of human sample collection. Tear collection was done using strip of paper and the sensation is recorded. Tear collection can be easily done and produce results that help practitioners in better management of different conditions.

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Why is it important?

Patients from a primary health setting are willing to have tears taken for health screening

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This page is a summary of: Patient Acceptability of Tear Collection in the Primary Healthcare Setting, Optometry and Vision Science, April 2014, Wolters Kluwer Health, DOI: 10.1097/opx.0000000000000188.
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