The antioxidants in the process of ocular pathology

  title={The antioxidants in the process of ocular pathology},
  author={Ana Fern{\'a}ndez-Araque and Andrea Giaquinta Aranda and Consuelo Laudo Pardo and Abel Rojo Arag{\"u}{\'e}s},
  journal={Nutricion hospitalaria},
  volume={34 2},
Introduction: The influence of antioxidants on ocular processes has taken on a significant importance in recent years for its effects on visual health. Oxidative stress is a factor involved in the development of major pathologies such as cataracts, glaucoma and age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Objective: To establish the scientific evidence that exists about the different types of antioxidants and their effects on ocular pathological processes through a systematic review. Methods… CONTINUE READING