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India needs to reduce incidental injuries to enhance productivity
  1. Chi-Ting Horng1,
  2. Govindasamy Agoramoorthy2,3
  1. 1Department of Ophthalmology, Kaohsiung Armed Forces General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
  2. 2Department of Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy and Health Care, Tajen University, Pingtung, Taiwan
  3. 3Sengamala Thayaar Educational Trust Women's College, Sundarakkottai, Mannargudi, Tamil Nadu, India
  1. Correspondence to Professor Govindasamy Agoramoorthy, College of Pharmacy and Health Care, Tajen University, Pingtung 907, Taiwan; agoram{at}

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The editorial by Johnston1 is timely since it highlights the importance of safety. The WHO states that India leads in road incidents with 130 000 deaths annually.2 Besides, India's workforce productivity loses US$37 billion yearly to defective vision.3 Data linking drivers' eyesight and automobile incidents are lacking now in India, but a …

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