News and notices. January 26, 2015
AMD is increasing in low- and middle-income countries: What can we do?
Recent studies show that age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is increasing in low- & middle-income countries.
In an article from our recent issue on non-communicable eye diseases, Wanjiku Mathenge, Africa Regional Medical Advisor for the Fred Hollows Foundation, gives an overview of the features of AMD, how it is classified, how it presents and how we can manage it in the district.