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Factors affecting quality of life in adult strabismus patients
Factors affecting quality of life in adult strabismus patients (January 6, 2013 - Insidermedicine) From London -Research published in the British Journal of Ophthalmology examines factors affecting quality of life in adults with strabismus. Researchers studied over 200 strabismus patients, examining clinical as well as psychosocial variables. 11% of participants were suffering from clinical levels of depression, while 24% were suffering from clinical levels of anxiety. However, pyschosocial factors (such as beliefs and cognitions) more consistently affect quality of life and mood than clinical factors.
 
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