Correlation between vision- and health-related quality of life scores.

@article{Swamy2009CorrelationBV,
  title={Correlation between vision- and health-related quality of life scores.},
  author={Brighu N Swamy and Ee-Munn Chia and Jie Jin Wang and Elena Rochtchina and Paul Mitchell},
  journal={Acta ophthalmologica},
  year={2009},
  volume={87 3},
  pages={335-9}
}
PURPOSE To examine the correlation between health-related quality of life (HRQOL) scores [assessed using the generic Short Form Health Survey (SF-36) questionnaire] and vision-related quality of life (VRQOL) scores [assessed using the National Eye Institute Visual Function Questionnaire (NEI-VFQ25)]. METHODS Cross-sectional analytic study. All surviving participants of the Blue Mountains Eye Study (n = 1952, aged 60 years and older) were invited to attend comprehensive eye examinations 10… CONTINUE READING