List of Abbreviations

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List of Abbreviations
ACG Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
AHRQ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
AIAN American Indians/Alaska Natives
AMD Age-Related Macular Degeneration
ARM Age-Related Maculopathy
AREDS Age-Related Eye Disease Study
ARIC Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities
BCVA Best-Corrected Visual Acuity
BDES Beaver Dam Eye Study
BDOS Beaver Dam Offspring Study
BES Baltimore Eye Survey
BW Birth Weight
CHES Chinese American Eye Study
CNV Choroidal Neovascularization
CPT-4 Current Procedural Terminology, 4th Edition
CRYO-ROP Cryotherapy for ROP Study
CSME Clinically Significant Macular Edema
DME Diabetic Macular Edema
DR Diabetic Retinopathy
DRIPS Diabetic Retinopathy Inpatient Study
DRS Diabetic Retinopathy Study
EDPRG Eye Disease Prevalence Research Group
e-ROP Telemedicine Approaches to Evaluating Acute-Phase Retinopathy of Prematurity
ETDRS Early Treatment of Diabetic Retinopathy Study
ETROP Early Treatment for Retinopathy of Prematurity
ICD-9CM International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision Clinical Modification
LALES Los Angeles Latino Eye Study
MEPEDS Multi-Ethnic Pediatric Eye Disease Study
MESA Multi-ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
NHANES National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
NPDR Nonproliferative Diabetic Retinopathy
OAG Open-Angle Glaucoma
PDR Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy
Proyecto VER Proyecto Vision and Eye Research
PVA Presenting Visual Acuity
RE Refractive Error
ROP Retinopathy of Prematurity
RPE Retinal Pigment Epithelium
RW-ROP Referral-Warranted Retinopathy of Prematurity
SEE Salisbury Eye Evaluation
SFGH San Francisco General Hospital
SLVDS San Luis Valley Diabetes Study
UCLA MEC University of California, Los Angeles Mobile Eye Clinic
URE Uncorrected Refractive Error
VA Veteran Affairs
VA Visual Acuity
VI Vision Impairment
VEHSS Vision & Eye Health Surveillance System
VKS Vision Keepers Study
VTDR Vision-threatening Diabetic Retinopathy
WESDR Wisconsin Epidemiologic Study of Diabetic Retinopathy