Macular Degeneration

  • Philip L. Penfold
  • Jan M. Provis

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVII
  2. Anita Hendrickson
    Pages 1-23
  3. Philip L. Penfold, James Wong, Diana van Driel, Jan M. Provis, Michele C. Madigan
    Pages 25-44
  4. Gregory R. Jackson, Christine A. Curcio, Kenneth R. Sloan, Cynthia Owsley
    Pages 45-62
  5. Robyn H. Guymer, Niro Narendran, Paul N. Baird
    Pages 63-78
  6. Zheng Qin Yin, Meidong Zhu, Wen Shan Jiang
    Pages 103-112
  7. Ray F. Gariano
    Pages 113-121
  8. David V. Pow, Robert K.P. Sullivan, Susan M. Williams, Elizabeth WoldeMussie
    Pages 123-148
  9. Jonathan Stone, Kyle Mervin, Natalie Walsh, Krisztina Valter, Jan M. Provis, Philip L. Penfold
    Pages 149-165
  10. Scott W. Cousins, Karl G. Csaky, Diego G. Espinosa-Heidmann
    Pages 167-200
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 201-202

About this book


Macular Degeneration: Science and Medicine in Practice provides a unique overview of current thinking in the pathogenesis, incidence and treatment of AMD. It includes, for the first time, a synthesis of the views of the world's leading scientists and practitioners regarding retinal biology, basic mechanisms, clinical and pathogenetic processes, and rational approaches to intervention.


AMD Histopathology Ophthalmology PDT Visual Science aging anatomy clinical trial epidemiology immunology macular degeneration pathogenesis pathology physiology retina

Editors and affiliations

  • Philip L. Penfold
    • 1
  • Jan M. Provis
    • 2
  1. 1.Regenera LimitedCanberra AirportAustralia
  2. 2.Research School of Biological SciencesThe Australian National UniversityCanberraAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2005
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-20058-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-26977-9
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