The importance of visual function in the quality of life of children with uveitis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthritis, Juvenile
  • Quality of Life
  • Uveitis
  • Vision Disorders
  • Visual Acuity

abstract

  • This study demonstrates that visual impairment is an important component of QOL in children with uveitis. It suggests that QOL studies should incorporate both visual and physical function measures in their analyses, especially because many children with JIA also suffer from uveitis and visual impairment.

publication date

  • April 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2866793

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jaapos.2009.12.160

PubMed ID

  • 20236847

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 163

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 14

number

  • 2