Evaluation of a clinical decision-making aid for nutrition advice in age-related macular degeneration.
Br J Vis Impair 2017 Sep 23;35(3):185-196. Epub 2017 Aug 23.
Aston University, UK.
Age-related macular disease (AMD) is a multifactorial degenerative condition affecting the central area of the retina. Patients with AMD report that eye care practitioners are not giving consistent advice regarding nutrition and reported confusion as to what advice, if any, to follow. The aim of this study was to design and conduct a preliminary evaluation of a flowchart to support eye care practitioners in providing accurate, evidence-based nutritional advice to their patients. Read More