약학회지
YAKHAK HOEJI
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Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Disability characteristics of the participants

Case No. Disability level Remark Cause of visual impairment Disability duration Braille literacy
1 Severe (Level 1), Totally blind Acquired visual impairment Glaucoma 15 years Literate
2 Not severe (Level 6) Acquired visual impairment Car accident 40 years N/A
3 Severe (Level 1) Hereditary visual impairment Cataract 25 years Writing only
4 Severe (Level 1) Acquired visual impairment Medical accident 5 years Illiterate
5 Severe (Level 1), Totally blind Hereditary visual impairment Retinitis pigmentosa 20 years Literate
6 Severe (Level 1) Visual impairment at birth Dystocia 40 years Illiterate
7 Severe (Level 1) Acquired visual impairment Srports injury 20 years Illiterate
8 Severe (Level 1), Totally blind Acquired visual impairment Behcet's disease 20 years Illiterate
9 Severe (Level 1) Hereditary visual impairment Retinitis pigmentosa 20 years Literate
10 Severe (Level 1) Acquired visual impairment Diabetes complications 5 years Illiterate
11 Severe (Level 1) Acquired visual impairment Opticneuritic 20 years N/A
12 Severe (Level 1) Hereditary visual impairment Heredity 30 years Illiterate
13 Not severe (Level 5) Acquired visual impairment Diabetes complications 1 year Illiterate
14 Severe (Level 1) Acquired visual impairment Optic atrophy due to encephaloma 15 years N/A
15 Severe (Level 1) Acquired visual impairment Glaucoma 20 years N/A
Yakhak Hoeji 2021;65:386-404 https://doi.org/10.17480/psk.2021.65.5.386
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