Diabetes Mellitus and Risk of Age-Related Macular Degeneration: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

@inproceedings{Chen2014DiabetesMA,
  title={Diabetes Mellitus and Risk of Age-Related Macular Degeneration: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis},
  author={Xue Chen and Shi Song Rong and Qihua Xu and Fang Tang and Yuan Liu and Hong Gu and Pancy O. S. Tam and Li Jia Chen and M{\aa}rten Erik Brel{\'e}n and Chi Pui Pang and Chen Zhao and Yuk Fai Leung},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2014}
}
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a major cause of severe vision loss in elderly people. Diabetes mellitus is a common endocrine disorder with serious consequences, and diabetic retinopathy (DR) is the main ophthalmic complication. DR and AMD are different diseases and we seek to explore the relationship between diabetes and AMD. MEDLINE, EMBASE, and the Cochrane Library were searched for potentially eligible studies. Studies based on longitudinal cohort, cross-sectional, and case… CONTINUE READING

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