Depression and quality of life in patients with glaucoma: a cross-sectional analysis using the Geriatric Depression Scale-15, assessment of function related to vision, and the Glaucoma Quality of Life-15.

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PURPOSE To determine the prevalence of depression and its association with visual field impairment, quality of life, objective assessment of visual function, and glaucoma severity in elderly patients with glaucoma. DESIGN Cross-sectional study. PARTICIPANTS AND CONTROLS One hundred sixty-five patients with mild (n=60), moderate (n=43), or severe (n=28… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/IJG.0b013e318163bdd1

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