News related to Lucentis (Ranibizumab) and/or conditions it is approved for
Do patients with age-related macular degeneration have trouble with touch screens?
Source: Eye Health / Blindness News From Medical News Today [2015.09.25]
Older adults with central vision loss caused by age-related macular degeneration (AMD) have no problem with accuracy in performing touch screen tasks, according to a study in the October issue of...
Source: MedicineNet Eyeglasses, Sunglasses, and Magnifiers Specialty [2015.05.07]
Title: Macular Degeneration
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 7/23/1999 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/7/2015 12:00:00 AM
'Miniature Telescope' for Eye Approved for Macular Degeneration
Source: MedicineNet Macular Degeneration (Age-Related Type) Specialty [2010.07.07]
Title: 'Miniature Telescope' for Eye Approved for Macular Degeneration
Category: Health News
Created: 7/6/2010 2:10:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/7/2010
AMD: Antihypertensives Do Not Prevent Neovascularization
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines [2015.10.01]
Use of systemic beta blockers, angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors, and angiotensin receptor blockers was not different between patients with wet and dry age-related macular degeneration.
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Age-related blindness cure steps closer with new stem cell trial
Source: Eye Health / Blindness News From Medical News Today [2015.09.29]
Researchers have successfully transplanted eye cells derived from stem cells into a patient with the hope of curing vision loss caused by wet age-related macular degeneration.
Diet, exercise, smoking habits and genes interact to affect AMD risk
Source: Eye Health / Blindness News From Medical News Today [2015.09.16]
People with a genetic predisposition for age-related macular degeneration (AMD) significantly increased their odds of developing the blinding eye disorder if they had a history of heavy smoking and...