Risk factors for cortical, nuclear, posterior subcapsular, and mixed lens opacities: the Los Angeles Latino Eye Study.

PURPOSE To identify sociodemographic and biological risk factors associated with having cortical, nuclear, posterior subcapsular (PSC), and mixed lens opacities. DESIGN Population-based, cross-sectional study. PARTICIPANTS A total of 5945 Latinos aged ≥ 40 years from 6 census tracts in Los Angeles, California. METHODS Participants underwent an… CONTINUE READING