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Table 2 Available facilities for eye care in the Varamin District

From: “Planning eye health services in Varamin district, Iran: a cross-sectional study”

  Private clinics (N = 10) Charity clinics (N = 4) Public Hospitals (N = 2) Total (N = 16)
Infrastructures D S D S D S D + S
Examination stations 11 0 4 0 2 0 17 (93.7%)
Operating room 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 (12.5%)
Ophthalmic ward 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 (6.25%)
In-patient bed 0 0 0 0 0 8 8 (12.5%)
Vehicle 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 (6.2%)
Optic shop* 11 0 4 0 1 0 16 (93.7%)
  1. In parentheses are the proportion of eye care units that had at least one on the infrastructure items at the facility.
  2. D: dedicated.
  3. S: shared with other hospital departments.
  4. *there are more optical shops in the district but only those that are linked to an eye units are shown in this table.