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Psychosocial characteristics of totally blind people in a Nigerian city

Author(s): Ademola-Popoola Dupe | Tunde-Ayinmode Mosunmola | Akande Tanimola

Journal: Middle East African Journal of Ophthalmology
ISSN 0974-9233

Volume: 17;
Issue: 4;
Start page: 335;
Date: 2010;
Original page

Keywords: Blind | Population | Psychosocial Characteristics

Purpose: To characterize the demographic and psychosocial problems of a group of blind people as a way of attracting more attention to and providing data that can improve the psychosocial care of the visually impaired. Materials and Method: A cross-sectional descriptive study of a population of totally blind people in Ilorin, Nigeria using a self-report questionnaire (SRQ). The questionnaire was verbally administered by the study personnel in the local language. Simple frequency tables were obtained and the Chi-square test was performed to determine significant differences between variables. P-value
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