Prevalence of age-related maculopathy at two points in time in an elderly British population

A J Dickinson, J M Sparrow, A M Duke, J R Thompson, J M Gibson, A R Rosenthal

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Abstract

As the demography of Western society changes, the population prevalence of diseases such as age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is expected to rise. Despite this, there remains a paucity of quality data concerning the population prevalence of AMD, the commonest cause of blindness in the elderly.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)301-314
Number of pages14
JournalEye
Volume11 ( Pt 3)
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1997

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Keywords

  • Age Distribution
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Disease Progression
  • England
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Pigment Epithelium of Eye
  • Prevalence
  • Retinal Drusen
  • Visual Acuity

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Dickinson, A. J., Sparrow, J. M., Duke, A. M., Thompson, J. R., Gibson, J. M., & Rosenthal, A. R. (1997). Prevalence of age-related maculopathy at two points in time in an elderly British population. Eye, 11 ( Pt 3), 301-314. https://doi.org/10.1038/eye.1997.66
Dickinson, A J ; Sparrow, J M ; Duke, A M ; Thompson, J R ; Gibson, J M ; Rosenthal, A R. / Prevalence of age-related maculopathy at two points in time in an elderly British population. In: Eye. 1997 ; Vol. 11 ( Pt 3). pp. 301-314.
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In: Eye, Vol. 11 ( Pt 3), 1997, p. 301-314.

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Dickinson AJ, Sparrow JM, Duke AM, Thompson JR, Gibson JM, Rosenthal AR. Prevalence of age-related maculopathy at two points in time in an elderly British population. Eye. 1997;11 ( Pt 3):301-314. https://doi.org/10.1038/eye.1997.66