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Counseling in Eye Care

Health is a basic need. When patients come to the hospital they are very anxious about their condition, cause and the nature of their disease. Many questions play on their mind. Is it curable or not? How much time and money is required for cure ? They are also anxious to know each and every information related to their disease…..


Manisha Kumari Patroro


Counselling, Eye Care, Patient Care, Role of counsellor and the objective of counselling



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