Better Vision For Children - CAO Position Paper

Publication Date: 
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Canadian Association of Optometrists
Vision disorders are a common pediatric health problem in Canada. It is estimated that nearly 25% of school-age children have vision problems.1,2 Despite the economic, social and health care advances that have occurred in our society, many preschool and school-age children are not receiving adequate professional eye and vision care.