The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 35, Issue 4, pp 180–182 | Cite as

A socio-morbid study of blind school children

  • V. C. Jain
  • B. G. Prasad
Original Articles


Recorded data on 180 students in a blind school is analysed with regard to age, sex, residence, age of onset and cause. A plea is made for a prospective study to provide more extensive and reliable information.


Blindness Handicapped Child Smallpox Trachoma Blind Child 


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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 1968

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. C. Jain
    • 1
  • B. G. Prasad
    • 1
  1. 1.Lucknow

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