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Ramadan and eye-drops: perspective of Muslims in the UK
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    Increasing the efficiency of Ophthalmic Care for all patients during Ramadan
    • Rehna Khan, SpR Ophthalmology
    • Other Contributors:
      • Ahmed Al-Maskari, Kamron Khan.

    Dear Editor

    Ramadan (the month of fasting for muslims) is approaching at the end of August 2009. As ophthalmologists in a centre with a large muslim population we read Kumar and Jivan's study with interest [1].

    We agree that poor compliance with treatment can be improved with patient education. A major proportion of chronic ophthalmological disease monitoring is for glaucoma, first line treatment for which...

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