Natural history of minimally classic subfoveal choroidal neovascular lesions in the treatment of age-related macular degeneration with photodynamic therapy (TAP) investigation: outcomes potentially relevant to management--TAP report No. 6.

@article{Bressler2004NaturalHO,
  title={Natural history of minimally classic subfoveal choroidal neovascular lesions in the treatment of age-related macular degeneration with photodynamic therapy (TAP) investigation: outcomes potentially relevant to management--TAP report No. 6.},
  author={Susan B. Bressler and Dante Joseph Pieramici and John M Koester and Neil M. Bressler},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  year={2004},
  volume={122 3},
  pages={325-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine if there is a rationale for monitoring patients with age-related macular degeneration who have a minimally classic subfoveal choroidal neovascular lesion and do not receive treatment at initial examination. METHODS Participants assigned to placebo who had a minimally classic lesion composition at baseline were identified from the TAP Investigation. Fluorescein angiograms at baseline and follow-up examinations from these participants were reviewed by photograph reading… CONTINUE READING