Ophthalmology

Terrence P. O'brien, Morton F. Goldberg

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Abstract

It is estimated that 49% to 74% of cases of contact lens-associated ulcerative keratitis could be prevented by eliminating overnight wear.-Heavy alcohol consumption appears to be associated with all types of cataracts.- Cigarette smokers have a nearly threefold greater risk of developing age- related macular degeneration than nonsmokers.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1695-1696
Number of pages2
JournalJAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association
Volume271
Issue number21
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1 1994
Externally publishedYes

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  • Medicine(all)

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