The association of aspirin use with age-related macular degeneration.

  title={The association of aspirin use with age-related macular degeneration.},
  author={Gerald Liew and Paul Mitchell and Tien Yin Wong and Elena Rochtchina and Jie Jin Wang},
  journal={JAMA internal medicine},
  volume={173 4},
OBJECTIVE To determine whether regular aspirin use is associated with a higher risk for developing age-related macular degeneration (AMD) by using analyzed data from a 15-year prospective cohort. METHODS A prospective analysis was conducted of data from an Australian population-based cohort with 4 examinations during a 15-year period (1992-1994 to 2007-2009). Participants completed a detailed questionnaire at baseline assessing aspirin use, cardiovascular disease status, and AMD risk factors… CONTINUE READING
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