09 Jan 2011
The global market for intraocular lenses (IOLs) used in cataract surgery continues to increase as the number of patients requiring cataract operations grows. According to Global Industry Analysts, the world market for IOLs is projected to exceed $US3.7 billion by 2015. Economic development in developing countries and an ageing population in developed parts of the world can be attributed to the increase in demand. In particular, economic development is responsible for broadening th......
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TIO is the implementing body of the Nepal Eye Program, a non profit, community based, non-government organization. With an aim to act as a model for treatment research and training, independent of, but in co operation with all other eye care centres and organizations in Nepal, the current TIO facility was opened in 1994.