Severity of diabetic retinopathy and health-related quality of life: the Los Angeles Latino Eye Study.

@article{Mazhar2011SeverityOD,
  title={Severity of diabetic retinopathy and health-related quality of life: the Los Angeles Latino Eye Study.},
  author={Kashif Mazhar and Rohit Varma and Farzana Choudhury and Roberta Mckean-Cowdin and Corina J. Shtir and Stanley Paul Azen},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2011},
  volume={118 4},
  pages={649-55}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the impact of diabetic retinopathy (DR) and its severity on health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in a population-based sample of Latinos with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM). DESIGN Cross-sectional population-based study, the Los Angeles Latino Eye Study (LALES). PARTICIPANTS We included 1064 LALES participants with DM. METHODS We measured HRQOL by the 25-item National Eye Institute Visual Function Questionnaire (NEI-VFQ-25) and the Medical Outcomes Study 12-item Short… CONTINUE READING

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