Impact of drusen and drusenoid retinal pigment epithelium elevation size and structure on the integrity of the retinal pigment epithelium layer.

Author

Ursula Margarethe Schmidt-Erfurth

Affiliation

Department of Ophthalmology and Optometry, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria [Email]

Abstract

To evaluate the impact of drusen size and structure on retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) and photoreceptor layers in eyes with early to intermediate age-related macular degeneration (AMD) using polarisation-sensitive optical coherence tomography (OCT).