macular degeneration

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eye disease caused by degeneration of the cells of the macula lutea and results in blurred vision

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Carotenoids in Age-related Maculopathy Italian Study (CARMIS): two-year results of a randomized study.
Age-related maculopathy and the impact of blue light hazard.
Hubbard, "The Wisconsin age-related maculopathy grading system", Ophthalmology, vol.
Relation of statin use to the 5-year incidence and progression of age-related maculopathy.
Vingerling JR, Dielemans I, Hofman A, et al: The Prevalence of age-related maculopathy in the Rotterdam Study.
Lutein and zeaxanthin in the diet and serum and their relation to age-related maculopathy in the third national health and nutrition examination survey.
As the authors describe, two large trials (AREDS and the Vitamin E, Cataract, and Age-Related Maculopathy study [VECAT]) with long treatment duration and 4-6 years of follow-up, and six smaller trials with smaller sample sizes inform this meta-analysis.
Ocular disorders including glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, and age-related maculopathy are seen (31).
beta]-Carotene supplementation has no statistically significant beneficial or harmful effect on the incidence of age-related maculopathy, according to 12-year data from a large, randomized trial.
Driving habits and health-related quality of life in patients with age-related maculopathy.
Prospective study of intake of fruits, vegetables, vitamins, and carotenoids and risk of age-related maculopathy.
THE NETHERLANDS--Dutch Researchers found that age and early age-related maculopathy (ARM) are both prominent independent risk factors for the development of age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
The results of this study suggest that subjects with age-related maculopathy were less likely to have filled a statin prescription.
The Beaver Dam Eye Study: The relation of age-related maculopathy to smoking.