India's Aravind Eye Care System: a model for developing nations?
This article was originally published in Clinica
India could have a diabetic retinopathy epidemic on its hands. Experts predict that India will have 79m diabetic patients by 2030. Aravind Eye Care System (AECS) is a unique institution in south India, which is planning to meet the challenge with its unique business and treatment methods, as Girija Shettar discovered on a recent visit to the company in Madurai, south India