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Badanie NSIGHT: dogłębne zrozumienie potrzeb i preferencji pacjenta

NSIGHT Study

Imran A. Khan

Abstrakt – VIII Sympozjum Sekcji Soczewek Kontaktowych PTO (7–9 październik 2011)
Abstract – VIII National Ophthalmology Congress in Warsaw (7–9 October 2011)

Summary: According to a global study of vision-corrected subjects surveyed to better understand eye-related symptoms, halos and glare are common and bothersome symptoms. Halos are the appearance of rings around sources of light while glare is the difficulty seeing in the presence of bright light. The majority of patients who experienced these symptoms reported they were most likely to experience halos or glare in the evening or late at night. The symptoms were commonly associated with bright lights, headlights, being in the dark and nighttime driving.
The Needs, Symptoms, Incidence, Global Eye Health Trends (NSIGHT) study surveyed 3,800 spectacle- and contact lens-corrected subjects, 15 to 65 years of age, from seven different countries (China, Korea, Japan, France, Italy, United Kingdom, United States) to better understand the eye-related symptoms that vision-corrected patients experience. The NSIGHT data provided valuable details on how often patients experience halos and glare and the degree to which they found them bothersome.


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