MPOD in Macular Health and Visual Function By John M. Nolan, B.Sc., Ph.D.; Prof. Dr. Jens Dawczynski; Marie-Bénédicte Rougier, M.D., Ph.D.; Stuart P. Richer, O.D., M.S., Ph.D., F.A.A.O.; Paul S. Bernstein, M.D., Ph.D.
Effects of Lutein Supplementation on Macular Pigment Optical Density and Visual Acuity in Patients with Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Effects of Lutein Supplementation on Macular Pigment Optical Density and Visual Acuity in Patients with Age-Related Macular Degeneration By: Gu¨nther Weigert, Semira Kaya, Berthold Pemp, Stefan Sacu, Michael Lasta, Rene´ Marcel Werkmeister, Nikolaus Dragostinoff, Christian Simader, Gerhard Garho¨fer, Ursula Schmidt-Erfurth, and Leopold Schmetterer The present study demonstrates that lutein supplementation increases MPOD, as assessed with…
Application of Lutein and Zeaxanthin in nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy By: Bo-Jie Hu, Ya-Nan Hu, Song Lin, Wen-Jiang Ma, Xiao-Rong Li
Measures of central visual function, including best corrected visual acuity (BCVA) and contrast sensitivity, were positively associated with MPOD. Photostress and glare sensitivity were unrelated to MPOD.