Racial and ethnic disparities in adherence to glaucoma follow-up visits in a county hospital population.

@article{Murakami2011RacialAE,
  title={Racial and ethnic disparities in adherence to glaucoma follow-up visits in a county hospital population.},
  author={Yohko Murakami and Bradford W. Lee and Martin Duncan and Andrew Kao and Jehn-Yu Huang and Kuldev Singh and Shan C Lin},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  year={2011},
  volume={129 7},
  pages={872-8}
}
OBJECTIVES To identify predictors of inconsistent attendance at glaucoma follow-up visits in a county hospital population. METHODS Prospective recruitment from August 1, 2008, through January 31, 2009, of 152 individuals with glaucoma, with 1-to-1 matching of patients (those with inconsistent follow-up) and controls (those with consistent follow-up). Data were collected via oral questionnaire. Survey results were correlated with attendance at follow-up examinations, using the t test, χ(2… CONTINUE READING
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