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Credo Reference provides access to an assortment of encyclopedias and dictionaries. Use the basic search to find entries on blindness and visual impairment from multiple encyclopedias and dictionaries.
Medline Plus-Vision Impairment and Blindness
Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Learn more about the basics of vision impairment and blindness, resources, and research.
The Gale Encyclopedia of Public Health by
Publication Date: 2013
Aimed at the non-specialist reader interested in health and medicinal issues, the encyclopedia examines a broad range of topics such as environmental health, drug abuse, epidemiology, nutrition, demographics and diseases. Includes overviews, definitions and biographical entries.
The Encyclopedia of Blindness and Vision Impairment by
Publication Date: 2002-07-01
More than 500 detailed entries on history of blindness and vision impairment with an A-to-Z presentation of health issues, types of surgery, medications, medical terminology, social issues, myths and misconceptions, economic issues, and current research trends.