Comm Eye Health Vol. 32 No. 107 2019. Published online 17 December, 2019

Examining the eye

Female community health worker examining a little girl's eyes using a torch
A number of common eye conditions can be detected using a torch. INDIA © Shivam Maini, Operation Eyesight

A number of common eye diseases can be detected by examining the eye with a torch and assessing vision using a visual acuity chart, both of which are relatively inexpensive and easy to find. Carrying out a good eye examination is a skill that is worth practising and doing well, and in this issue we will show you how.

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