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Reader Question:
Judge Partial Blindness by Visual Ability

Question: One of my residents is blind in one eye but has lived for decades using only the healthy eye. I am not sure how to code item B1000 (Vision) because none of the descriptors seem to fit this resident’s situation. He can see well but is also completely blind. Colorado Subscriber Answer: Instead of evaluating the resident’s vision by [...]

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