Associations of eye diseases and symptoms with self-reported physical and mental health.

@article{Lee2009AssociationsOE,
  title={Associations of eye diseases and symptoms with self-reported physical and mental health.},
  author={Paul P. Lee and William E. Cunningham and Terry T. Nakazono and R. Duane Hays},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2009},
  volume={148 5},
  pages={804-808.e1}
}
PURPOSE To study the associations of eye diseases and visual symptoms with the most widely used health-related quality-of-life (HRQOL) generic profile measure. DESIGN HRQOL was assessed using the short form-36 (SF-36) version 1 survey administered to a sample of patients receiving care provided by a physician group practice association. METHODS Eye diseases, ocular symptoms, and general health were assessed in a sample of patients from 48 physician groups. A total of 18,480 surveys were… CONTINUE READING

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