Relationships between clinical measures of visual function and anatomic changes associated with bevacizumab treatment for choroidal neovascularization in age-related macular degeneration


Uenver Y. B. , Yavuz G. A. , Bekiroglu N. , Presti P., Li W., Sinclair S. H.

EYE, vol.23, no.2, pp.453-460, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1038/eye.2008.349
  • Title of Journal : EYE
  • Page Numbers: pp.453-460
  • Keywords: age-related macular degeneration, anatomic outcome, bevacizumab, avastin treatment, vision outcome, central field acuity testing, OPTICAL COHERENCE TOMOGRAPHY, INTRAVITREAL BEVACIZUMAB, PHOTODYNAMIC THERAPY, FIXATION PATTERNS, CENTRAL SCOTOMAS, AVASTIN, ACUITY, SECONDARY, EYES

Abstract

Purpose This pilot study was undertaken to examine the relationships between clinical measures of visual function and anatomic changes occurring in the eyes treated with bevacizumab for choroidal neovascularization (CNV) due to age-related macular degeneration (AMD).