Study investigates associations between aspirin use and AMD

Source: Ophthalmology
Area: News
Results from an analysis of the European Eye Study (EES), published early online in the journal Ophthalmology, suggest that there may be an association with use of daily aspirin and age-related macular degeneration (AMD).   The authors note that associations between aspirin use and AMD have been addressed in various different settings with inconsistent results; several studies  have suggested a deleterious effect of aspirin on AMD, whereas others have found no evidence of this or possibly a non-significant beneficial action.  In their study, they used data (Read more...)

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