Submitted for Publication: December 20, 2011; final revision received May 4, 2012; accepted May 8, 2012.
Author Contributions: Drs Stelmack and Tang had full access to all of the data in the study and take responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis.
LOVIT Study Group Members: Joan Stelmack, OD, MPH (principal investigator), D'Anna Moran, MA (national study coordinator), and Stephen Rinne, MA (certified low-vision therapist), at Edward Hines Jr VA Blind Rehabilitation Center Outpatient Low-Vision Rehabilitation Clinic in Hines, Illinois; Rickilyn Mancil, MA (investigator, certified low-vision therapist), Gary Mancil, OD (low-vision optometrist), and Roger Cummings, OD (low-vision optometrist) at W. G. (Bill) Heffner Veterans Affairs Medical Center Vision Rehabilitation Research Laboratory in Salisbury, North Carolina; Domenic Reda, PhD (statistical consultant), X. Charlene Tang, MD, PhD, MPH (biostatistician), Kevin Stroupe, PhD, (health economist), Yongliang Wei, MS (statistical consultant), Nancy Ellis, MS (project manager), Mazen Abdellatif, MS (computer programmer), Danuta Motyka, BS (computer programmer), Diane Zullo (data coordinator), and Sheldena Heard (data coordinator) at Edward E. Hines Jr VA Hospital VA Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center in Hines, Illinois; and Robert W. Massof, PhD (investigator) at Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute Lions Vision Center in Baltimore, Maryland.
Financial Disclosure: None reported.
Funding/Support: Funding for this research was provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs Rehabilitation Research and Development Service grant C3457.
This article was corrected for errors on October 3, 2012.