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The impact of corrected and uncorrected refractive error on visual functioning: the Singapore Malay Eye Study.

Publication ,  Journal Article
Lamoureux, EL; Saw, S-M; Thumboo, J; Wee, HL; Aung, T; Mitchell, P; Wong, TY
Published in: Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci
June 2009

PURPOSE: To determine the impact of corrected and uncorrected myopia and hyperopia on visual functioning in an urban Malay population. METHODS: The Singapore Malay Eye Study is a population-based, cross-sectional study of Singaporean Malays aged 40 to 80 years. Myopia was defined as spherical equivalence (SE)

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Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci

DOI

EISSN

1552-5783

Publication Date

June 2009

Volume

50

Issue

6

Start / End Page

2614 / 2620

Location

United States

Related Subject Headings

  • Visually Impaired Persons
  • Visual Acuity
  • Singapore
  • Sickness Impact Profile
  • Ophthalmology & Optometry
  • Myopia
  • Middle Aged
  • Male
  • Logistic Models
  • Hyperopia
 

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Lamoureux, E. L., Saw, S.-M., Thumboo, J., Wee, H. L., Aung, T., Mitchell, P., & Wong, T. Y. (2009). The impact of corrected and uncorrected refractive error on visual functioning: the Singapore Malay Eye Study. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci, 50(6), 2614–2620. https://doi.org/10.1167/iovs.08-2164
Lamoureux, Ecosse L., Seang-Mei Saw, Julian Thumboo, Hwee Lin Wee, Tin Aung, Paul Mitchell, and Tien Y. Wong. “The impact of corrected and uncorrected refractive error on visual functioning: the Singapore Malay Eye Study.Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50, no. 6 (June 2009): 2614–20. https://doi.org/10.1167/iovs.08-2164.
Lamoureux EL, Saw S-M, Thumboo J, Wee HL, Aung T, Mitchell P, et al. The impact of corrected and uncorrected refractive error on visual functioning: the Singapore Malay Eye Study. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2009 Jun;50(6):2614–20.
Lamoureux, Ecosse L., et al. “The impact of corrected and uncorrected refractive error on visual functioning: the Singapore Malay Eye Study.Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci, vol. 50, no. 6, June 2009, pp. 2614–20. Pubmed, doi:10.1167/iovs.08-2164.
Lamoureux EL, Saw S-M, Thumboo J, Wee HL, Aung T, Mitchell P, Wong TY. The impact of corrected and uncorrected refractive error on visual functioning: the Singapore Malay Eye Study. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2009 Jun;50(6):2614–2620.

Published In

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci

DOI

EISSN

1552-5783

Publication Date

June 2009

Volume

50

Issue

6

Start / End Page

2614 / 2620

Location

United States

Related Subject Headings

  • Visually Impaired Persons
  • Visual Acuity
  • Singapore
  • Sickness Impact Profile
  • Ophthalmology & Optometry
  • Myopia
  • Middle Aged
  • Male
  • Logistic Models
  • Hyperopia