- Visual acuity in a population with regular screening for type 2 diabetes mellitus and eye diseaseEydis Olafsdottir
Department of Ophthalmology, National University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland
Acta Ophthalmol Scand 85:40-5. 2007..In the community of Laxå, County of Orebro, Sweden, such screening has been carried out since 1983. We evaluate visual impairment and blindness in this population...
- The prevalence of cataract in a population with and without type 2 diabetes mellitusEydis Olafsdottir
Department of Ophthalmology, The National University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland
Acta Ophthalmol 90:334-40. 2012..To evaluate the prevalence and risk factors of lens opacities in a geographically defined population of subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus compared with a control population...
- Cosmic radiation increases the risk of nuclear cataract in airline pilots: a population-based case-control studyVilhjalmur Rafnsson
Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Iceland, Neshagi 16, 107 Reykjavik, Iceland
Arch Ophthalmol 123:1102-5. 2005..Aviation involves exposure to ionizing radiation of cosmic origin. The association between lesions of the ocular lens and ionizing radiation is well-known...