Ophthalmology in India

Antonio Bergua, Matthias Vogler & Christopher Rössler
The republic India is the world’s largest democracy. With a population of 1.2 milliard inhabitants India is surpassed only by China. Approximate 19 million Indians are blind, living predominantly in the countryside. The most frequent reason for blindness is cataract: There are 15 million cataract[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]