Age-related macular degeneration: current treatments

  title={Age-related macular degeneration: current treatments},
  author={Jean Pierre Hubschman and Shantan G Reddy and Steven D Schwartz},
  booktitle={Clinical ophthalmology},
PURPOSE Although important progress has been made in understanding age-related macular degeneration (AMD), management of the disease continues to be a challenge. AMD research has led to a widening of available treatment options and improved prognostic perspectives. This essay reviews these treatment options. DESIGN Interpretative essay. METHODS Literature review and interpretation. RESULTS Current treatments to preserve vision in patients with non-exudative AMD include antioxidant… CONTINUE READING