Activities / Workshops / Webinars

BV(DU) Engineering College & NSS Camp
Date 11/02/2023
Place Ranje, Maharashtra, India
Time 9:00am – 3:00pm

A vision screening camp was organised by Bharati Vidyapeeth Engineering College, Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune in association with National Service Scheme (NSS) on 11th January, 2023 for basic eye screening of all age groups.

Total patients screened – 80

Number of emmetropes- 22

Total glasses prescribed- 15

Number of refractive errors- 35

Total cataract patients screened- 13

Patients with other abnormalities- 4

Patients referred for cycloplegic refraction- 2

Patients referred for fundus evaluation- 2

2 patients were referred for conjunctival congestion and 1 patient was referred for Corneal topography.

A group of four M. Optom. 1st year students participated in the camp.

M. Optom. 1st year students: Sara Kezar Patrawala, Shubhangi Thakur, Maithili Kulkarni, Deshmukh Shashank

  • 1 patient was referred for squint evaluation and 1 was referred for detailed accommodation evaluation.
  • 2 patients left without complete eye examination, because they had to leave urgently.
  • 2 patients were not willing for refraction; one of them was comfortable with their current glasses and the other didn’t want glasses.
  • 2 students of M. Optom 1st year, 1 student of B. Optom 4th year and 6 students of B. Optom 2nd year participated in the eye camp.