The population with a visual handicap in France

Importance, characteristics, functional disabilities and social difficulties. A use of the 1998 and 1999 HID (“Handicaps-Incapacités-Dépendance” - Handicap-Disabilities-Dependency) surveys.

This study was undertaken by the Regional Health Observatory of the Pays de la Loire region, on demand of and financed by the ministry of solidarity, health and family,
Directorate for Research, Studies, Evaluation and Statistics (DREES).
It was handled by Marie-Sylvie Sander, in collaboration with:

Marie-Christine Bournot
Françoise Lelièvre
Dr Anne Tallec
With the contribution of a group of experts
Dr Claude Chambet, Association for the blind and visually impaired
Pr Christian Corbé, “Institution nationale des invalides” (National institution for the disabled)
Dr Pascale Gilbert, DREES
Dr Christine de Peretti, DREES
Dr Xavier Zanlonghi, Sourdille Clinic

Article on this website placed by Centich, France

Date: 12/24/2012
Author: the Regional Health Observatory of the Pays de la Loire region, France
Organization: the Regional Health Observatory of the Pays de la Loire region, France
Reference: the Regional Health Observatory of the Pays de la Loire region, France
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Content type: Scientific publications
Tags: demography, France
Categories: Medical & Functions, Eye - Vision impairment