Photodynamic therapy for age-related macular degeneration
Seland JH, Bragadottir R, Hedels C, Syrdalen P, Holm S, Kjonniksen I
Record ID 32000000885
To summarise the available evidence on photodynamic therapy for age-related macular degeneration.
Authors' recomendations: The main conclusions pf this study are that photodynamic therapy is so far the most effective treatment for exudative age-related macular degeneration. The therapy is only effective on a subset of the patients. More data is needed on long-term efficiency before conclusions whether the therapy should be widely implemented or not.
Authors' methods: Overview
Project Status: Completed
URL for project: http://www.nokc.no/
Year Published: 2000
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
- Macular Degeneration
Organisation Name: Norwegian Institute of Public Health
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