Gender differences in adolescent dry eye disease: a health problem in girls
作者: Masahiko AyakiMotoko KawashimaMiki UchinoKazuo TsubotaKazuno Negishi
作者单位: 1Department of Ophthalmology, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan.
刊名: International Journal of Ophthalmology, 2018, Vol.11 (2), pp.301-307
来源数据库: Directory of Open Access Journals
DOI: 10.18240/ijo.2018.02.20
关键词: 307Dry eye diseaseAdolescenceGender difference
原始语种摘要: AIM: To evaluate the signs and symptoms of dry eye disease (DED) in adolescents. METHODS: This was a cross-sectional, case-control study and outpatients aged 10 to 19y were recruited from six eye clinics of various practices and locations in Japan, and 253 non-DED subjects and 70 DED patients were enrolled. Participants were examined for DED-related signs. Patients were also interviewed to ascertain the presence or absence of six common DED-related symptoms: dryness, irritation, pain, eye fatigue, blurring, and photophobia. Main outcome measures were differences in signs and symptoms of dry eye disease between boys and girls. RESULTS: Of the 323 adolescents recruited, 70 (21.7%) were diagnosed with DED. Significant differences between the non-DED and DED groups were found for short tear...
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影响因子:0.119 (2012)

  • adolescent 青年
  • problem 题目
  • photophobia 差明
  • blurring 模糊不清
  • punctate 斑点
  • believe 认为
  • superficial 表面的
  • ascertain 确定
  • worse 更坏的
  • myopic 近视的