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Table 3 Medical conditions, as identified in electronic medical record, with ≥1 required for older driver eligibility

From: The Advancing Understanding of Transportation Options (AUTO) study: design and methods of a multi-center study of decision aid for older drivers

Medical Condition Examples
Diseases/conditions affecting vision Diabetic retinopathy
Macular degeneration
Retinitis pigmentosa
Field cuts
Low visual acuity even after correction
Cardiovascular disease, especially when associated with presyncope, syncope, or cognitive deficits Unstable coronary syndrome
Implantable defibrillator
Congestive heart failure
Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
Orthostatic hypotension
Syncope or presyncope
Neurologic disease Narcolepsy
Multiple sclerosis
Parkinson disease
Brain injury
Spinal cord injury
Vertigo or dizziness
Psychiatric disease Alcohol or other substance abuse
Metabolic disease IDDM
Musculoskeletal disabilities Arthritis and foot abnormalities
Respiratory disease Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Obstructive sleep apnea
Chronic renal failure End Stage Renal Disease
Insomnia Sleep apnea
Restless leg syndrome