2013

Age-related Macular Degeneration

ISBN: 978-3-642-22106-4 (Print) 978-3-642-22107-1 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

  2. Pathophysiology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-32

      Epidemiology of AMD

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      Pages 33-43

      Genetics

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      Pages 45-63

      Ageing of the Retina and Retinal Pigment Epithelium

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      Pages 65-76

      The Complement System in AMD

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      Pages 77-98

      Histopathology

  3. Clinical Manifestations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 99-99

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      Pages 101-109

      Early AMD

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      Pages 111-119

      Clinical Manifestations of Choroidal Neovascularization in AMD

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      Pages 121-138

      Geographic Atrophy

  4. Diagnostics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 139-139

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      Pages 141-161

      Fundus Imaging of AMD

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      Pages 163-172

      Optical Coherence Tomography

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      Pages 173-187

      Microperimetry

  5. Prophylaxis and Therapy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 189-189

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      Pages 191-202

      Nutritional Supplementation in AMD

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      Pages 203-223

      Laser Photocoagulation and Photodynamic Therapy

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      Pages 225-231

      Anti-VEGF Therapy: Basics and Substances

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      Pages 233-245

      Anti-VEGF Therapy for AMD: Results and Guidelines

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      Pages 247-261

      Combination Therapies for the Treatment of AMD

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      Pages 263-274

      Treatment Approaches for Dry AMD

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      Pages 275-283

      Surgical Therapy

  6. Rehabilitation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 285-285

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      Pages 287-294

      Reading with AMD

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      Pages 295-307

      Low Vision Aids in AMD

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 309-320