Date of Award

4-1994

Degree Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Science in Vision Science

Committee Chair

Salisa K. Williams

Abstract

A survey regarding infectious disease control and awareness was sent to all practicing Hawaiian optometrists. The response rate was 51.45%. The survey addressed issues concerning current practices of infectious disease prevention in the optometric practice, attitudes and opinions .towards specific diseases and therapeutic pharmaceutical agents (TPA) legislation. The state of Hawaii was chosen due to its large immigrant population, and its geographic location.

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Optometry Commons

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