Insufficient lighting most common home hazard for glaucoma p
Individuals with more advanced glaucoma do not adapt their homes for safety, according to a cross-sectional study using data from the ongoing Falls in Glaucoma Study.

The most common hazards identified in one or more rooms were ambient lighting less than 300 lux, exposed light bulbs, lack of grab bars by the toilet, door threshold height greater than 0.5 inches and seats without arm rests.Researchers reported that individuals with more severe VF damage had the same high number of home hazards as those with lesser levels of VF damage.

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