, AMD is a common cause of blindness.-n i c e guidelines

2.1 Indications and current treatments

AMD is a common cause of blindness. There are two main types ofAMD: ‘dry’ (or atrophic), which is the most common, and ‘wet’ (or neovascular). Both eyes are usually affected, sometimes sequentially. 2.1.2 For early-stage wet AMD, treatments include laser photocoagulation

1 Guidance

1 Guidance 1.1 Evidence on the efficacy of implantation of miniature lens systems for advanced age-related macular degeneration (AMD) shows that the procedure can improve both vision and quality of life in the short term. Short-term safety data


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