Treatment of age-related macular degeneration

Clin Eye Vis Care. 2000 Mar 1;12(1-2):15-35. doi: 10.1016/s0953-4431(99)00043-0.


Age-related macular degeneration (AMD), while rapidly becoming more prevalent due to an aging population, is still poorly understood and treatment modalities are limited. Fortunately, advances are being made in the treatment of AMD that may greatly alter the outcome of this debilitating disease. Treatments for both wet and dry AMD are reviewed.