Racial differences in the prevalence of age-related macular degeneration: the Baltimore Eye Survey.

@article{Friedman1999RacialDI,
  title={Racial differences in the prevalence of age-related macular degeneration: the Baltimore Eye Survey.},
  author={D. Friedman and J. Katz and N. Bressler and B. Rahmani and J. Tielsch},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={1999},
  volume={106 6},
  pages={
          1049-55
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and signs of age-related maculopathy in a population-based sample of blacks and whites 40 years of age or older from East Baltimore. DESIGN Cross-sectional population-based study. PARTICIPANTS A total of 5308 black and white subjects received a screening eye examination that included fundus photography. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Stereoscopic color fundus photographs were graded for the presence and severity of… Expand
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