Next Steps in AMD
Title: Next Steps in AMD
Author: Anthony Adamis
Keywords/Main Subjects; ARMD; Anti-VEGF; Angiogenesis; MARINA trial; ANCHOR trial; HARBOR trial; Clinical trials; Sustained drug release; PDGF; neovascularization;
Secondary CORE Category: Retina and Vitreous / Age-Related Macular Degeneration and other Causes of Choroidal Neovascularizaton / Other Causes of Choroidal Neovascularizaton
Third CORE Category: General Medicine / Using Statistics in Practice and Work
Brief Description: This lecture discusses of the history and development of anti-angiogenesis drugs in age-related macular degeneration. The lecture continues with an assessment of the future of treatments, such as inhibiting PDGF and inflammation for preventing neovascularization and treating neovascular macular degeneration.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds