Cataracts cause about half of all cases of blindness worldwide, largely in developing countries. HelpMeSee Inc. is developing a simulator-based method for rapid cataract surgical training that RAND researchers determined could significantly help to close the backlog of cataract cases, expected to be 32 million globally by 2020. For this to occur, challenges in the areas of outreach, quality monitoring, and public acceptance must be met.Table C.4 Service Delivery Annual Operating (Salary) Cost per Surgeon per Year Item Annual Cost (US$) Intended Payer ... Salary Front office manager 3, 500 hMS Salary Supplies manager 3, 500 hMS Salary Total 24, 000 Table C.5 Service anbsp;...
|Title||:||Cataract Blindness and Simulation-Based Training for Cataract Surgeons|
|Author||:||James R. Broyles, Peter Glick, Jianhui Hu, Yee-Wei Lim|
|Publisher||:||Rand Corporation - 2013-02-21|