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BS 5043

73rd Edition, December 24, 1973

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Specification for Book Holders and Prismatic Spectacles for Use as Reading Aids in Hospitals and the Home

Includes all amendments and changes through Amendment 1, February 28, 1992

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Superseded By: BS 7522-1

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W/D S/S BY BS 7522-1, BS 7522-2
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Product Details:

  • Revision: 73rd Edition, December 24, 1973
  • Published Date: February 28, 1992
  • Status: Superseded By:
  • Superseded By: BS 7522-1
  • Document Language: English
  • Published By: British Standards Institution (BSI)
  • Page Count: 14
  • ANSI Approved: No
  • DoD Adopted: No

Description / Abstract:

Specifies requirements for bookholders, magnifiers and some general requirements for non-corrective prismatic spectacles for recumbent patients. Information and recommendations on the use of magnifiers and prismatic spectacles and information regarding a range of hand-held magnifiers are given in appendices.