Visual fields after removal of subretinal hemorrhages and neovascular membranes in age-related macular degeneration

@article{Petersen1998VisualFA,
  title={Visual fields after removal of subretinal hemorrhages and neovascular membranes in age-related macular degeneration},
  author={John H. Petersen and Wolfgang Meyer-Riemann and Ursula Ritzau-Tondrow and Dirk Bahlmann},
  journal={Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology},
  year={1998},
  volume={236},
  pages={241-247}
}
Abstract · Background: Surgical removal of subretinal hemorrhaging and membranes in eyes with age- related macular degeneration is feasible from a technical point of view, but no advantage over the spontaneous course of the disease has been proven. Visual acuity usually does not improve much. A realistic aim of surgical intervention may be diminution of the central scotoma size, which has not been studied. · Method: In a prospective study visual fields were measured preoperatively and 6 weeks… CONTINUE READING
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