What can we learn from the visual care system of the British National Health Service?

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Abstract

The development of the British National Health Service over the past three decades is described, with particular emphasis on delivery of eye care. Differences between the British and American systems are discussed with consideration of the general political, philosophical and socioeconomic conditions of both countries.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)57-60
Number of pages4
JournalSurvey of Ophthalmology
Volume22
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1977

Keywords

  • British National Health Service
  • eye care delivery
  • legislation
  • optometry
  • socialized medicine

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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