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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 589875, 7 pages
The Dry Eye Disease Activity Log Study
1Ocular Surface Research group, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore 168751
2Corneal and External Eye Services, Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore 168751
3Office of Clinical Science, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore 169857
4Department of Ophthalmology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore 119228
Received 3 August 2012; Accepted 1 October 2012
Academic Editors: A. Galor and S. Pflugfelder
Copyright © 2012 Jayant V. Iyer et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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