ERIC Number: EJ603340
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Current Depression, Lifetime History of Depression, and Visual Acuity in Hispanic Adults.
Lee, David J.; Gomez-Marin, Orlando; Lam, Byron L.
Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v94 n2 p85-96 Feb 2000
A study examined associations between bilateral visual acuity and depression among 391 Cuban Americans, 1,514 Mexican Americans, and 527 Puerto Ricans. Among Mexicans, depression was higher for those with moderate and greater impairment. Among Cubans, depression was higher for those with a distance visual acuity worse than 20/50. (Contains extensive references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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