C55608: Age related macular degeneration and nutrition

This month’s interactive CET is aimed at developing discussion concerning the management of a child with a binocular vision concern. Bill Harvey explains

We recently published two papers from the team at Aston University looking at the influence of nutrition and nutritional supplements upon the progression of age related macular degeneration.

The first article - click here to read it - included the following important points;

The second article - click here to read it - included the following points;

It is important for you to be familiar with these reference sources before your discussion. You may also wish to familiarise yourself with the AREDS2 paper by clicking here.

Once you have read through the source material, please attempt the six multiple choice questions on the following page.

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