Vision Loss in Older Adults

Cataracts
Central loss, haziness, glare intol
Surgery
Macular degeneration
Central; (+) Amsler grid
Ocuvite, pts w smoking hx -> vit w beta-carotine
Diabetic eye disease
Fluctuating vision, flashers, floaters
aflibercept, bevacizumab, ranibizumab, intravitreal steroids
Glaucoma
no sxs -> periph loss -> central loss
various gtt to decrease IOP
Aug 1, 2016 AFP
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