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    Diagnosing early-stage AMD with a dark adaptation device

    Measuring dark adaptation impairment useful in screening for early AMD

     

     

    References

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    3. Owsley C, et al. Delays in rod-mediated dark adaptation in early age-related maculopathy. Ophthalmology. 2001;108:1196-1202.

    4. Jackson GR, et al. Diagnostic sensitivity and specificity of dark adaptometry for detection of age-related macular degeneration. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2014;55:1427-1431.

     

    Professor David Gaucher, MD

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    Professor Gaucher is based at the Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital of Strasbourg, France. Prof. Gaucher has no financial interests in MacuLogix Inc.

     

     

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