Problem

Unethical ophthalmic practice

Other Names:
Malpractice by eye specialists
Corruption of opticians
Professional misconduct by eye doctors
Misuse of ophthalmologist consulting status
Temptations of ocular professionals
Claim:

Opticians, under pressure from their employers, have adopted practices which lead to overprescription of corrective spectacles.

Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Date of last update
13.05.2019 – 18:05 CEST