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The Coming of Age of Early to Late Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Classification and Treatment

Author(s)/Faculty: David S. Boyer, MD; Rishi P. Singh, MD
Release Date: 1/16/2018Expiration Date: 1/15/2020
Credit Type: CMENumber of Credits: 0
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Geographic atrophy (GA), an advanced form of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), affects approximately 5 million individuals worldwide. Advances in predictive and diagnostic techniques provide the opportunity for an earlier diagnosis of AMD; yet currently, there are no approved therapies for the treatment of GA. In this CME activity, experts in the field review and provide guidance for the classification of early to late AMD, visualization and visual function, updates on nutritional supplements, as well as assessment of emerging treatment options for the management of advanced AMD/GA.