Macular Degeneration Publications
View and download PDF versions of the publications below (Adobe Reader required).To receive print copies of these resources, call 1-855-345-6637 or order online.
Amsler Grid Eye Test
The Amsler grid can help detect early signs of retinal disease and monitor changes in vision after diagnosis. It should not in any way substitute for the advice of a qualified health care professional and it is not intended to constitute medical advice.
Macular Degeneration Research Newsletter
This newsletter, published by BrightFocus' Macular Degeneration Research (MDR) program, provides easily understood updates on research currently funded by MDR and other timely information on macular degeneration.
Safety and the Older Driver
This resource discusses medical conditions that can affect driving, safe driving tips and strategies, a self test for drivers, evaluation and discussion of unsafe driving practices, and maintaining independence once a decision is made to stop driving.
Order Print Publications
To request that Macular Degeneration Research publications be mailed to you:
- Call 1-855-345-6637 and provide recipient's name, address, and publication selection(s)
- Order online
For bulk or customized orders, or those going outside the U.S., postage and handling fees are applicable. Please call 1-855-345-6637 or email Jeff Honaker to place a special order.
Publications in Spanish
Many of the resources listed here are also available in Spanish. View Spanish publications.
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Last Review: 12/15/14