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Proactive contact lens prescribing – Which approach is more effective?

Published:January 22, 2018DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clae.2018.01.001
      India has a huge population of 1.34 billion with a median age of 27 years [ ]. According to the summary of Indian contact lens market reported in 2010, the main target population for contact lens (CL) wear (i.e. people based in towns with over 500,000 population, age group 12–55 years and requiring vision correction) was estimated to be 18 million. CL penetration was estimated at 5.3% of the target population, increasing to 8–9% in the eight largest cities of India [

      Multi Sponsor Surveys international LLC: The 2010 study of the international CL market – India summary report.

      ]. These data illustrate the immense potential for CL wear in India.
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      2. Multi Sponsor Surveys international LLC: The 2010 study of the international CL market – India summary report.

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