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12th May 2015

Jun 23, 2016

The word ‘macula’ derives from the term “macula lutea”, Latin for yellow spot.

Used in this way, the word macula refers to the central retina but how much do we really know about this yellow spot?
How can knowledge of its mysteries be applied in the everyday clinic?
What is the role of this pigment in age-related macular degeneration?

This webinar will cover macular pigment – what comprises it, its function, how to measure it and the conditions that result when it goes wrong.