Serum vitamin D status is associated with the presence but not the severity of primary open angle glaucoma.

@article{Goncalves2015SerumVD,
  title={Serum vitamin D status is associated with the presence but not the severity of primary open angle glaucoma.},
  author={Aur{\'e}lien Goncalves and Dan Milea and Philippe Gohier and Ghislaine Jallet and St{\'e}phanie Leruez and Mani Baskaran and Tin Aung and Cedric Annweiler},
  journal={Maturitas},
  year={2015},
  volume={81 4},
  pages={470-4}
}
OBJECTIVES Vitamin D is involved in visual health and function. Our objective was to determine whether age-related vitamin D insufficiency was associated with the presence and the severity of primary open angle glaucoma (POAG) in a case-control study of older adults. STUDY DESIGN Case-control study. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES One hundred fifty cases diagnosed with moderate-to-severe POAG (mean, 75.1 ± 8.5 years; 42.0% female) and 164 healthy controls (mean, 73.0 ± 7.9 years; 59.8% female) were… CONTINUE READING
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