Blue Mountains Eye Study
- Start Year
- End Year
- Supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council, Australia (Grants 974159, 211069, 457349, 512423)
- Study design
- Population cohort
- Follow Up
- 5, 10 and 15-year follow-up examinations
Joachim N, Mitchell P, Burlutsky G, Kifley A, Wang JJ. The Incidence and Progression of Age-Related Macular Degeneration over 15 Years: The Blue Mountains Eye Study. Ophthalmology. 2015 Dec;122(12):2482-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2015.08.002. Epub 2015 Sep 14.
- Sources of Recruitment
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
- Supplementary Information
- Australian population 49 years of age and older.
Availability of data and biosamples