Aging: A Predisposition to Dry Eyes
Hindman, Holly B.
- Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
Journal of Ophthalmology,
(issn: 2090-004X, eissn: 2090-0058)
RE1-994 | Review Article | Ophthalmology | Article Subject
mesheuropmc: eye diseases | genetic structures | sense organs
Dry eye syndrome is a disease of the ocular surface and tear film that is prevalent in older adults. Even though the degree of visual acuity loss in dry eye patients is commonly mild-to-moderate, in the aging population, this minimal change in visual status can lead to ...