Falls increase in older glaucoma patients with visual field loss

Source: Optometry and Vision Science, 2011, 88(11), P. 1275-1282

Folow this link for the abstract

Date of publication: November 2011

Publication type: Research article

In a nutshell: Data were collected from older glaucoma suffering adults in the community on rates of falls and injuries. Visual impairment was positively linked to increased falls, particularly in the inferior visual field region.

Length of publication: 8 pages

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