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Utility values among glaucoma patients: an impact on the quality of life
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    Ethnic and cultural variation in preference based (utility) measures
    • Steven M Kymes, Assistant Professor
    • Other Contributors:
      • Kevin D. Frick, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

    Dear Editor,

    We read with interest the article by Gupta and colleagues describing their findings in an investigation of the utility loss associated with glaucoma. When considered in light of previous investigations this work makes an important contribution to our limited understanding of the influence of culture, socio-economic status, and ethnic background on health state preference. It is particularly gratifying...

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