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
Date of last update
14.05.2000 – 00:00 CEST