PubMed ID: 7752427

Author(s): Levin LA. Ophthalmology. JAMA. 1995 Jun 7;273(21):1703-5.

Journal: Jama, Volume 273, Issue 21, Jun 1995

Those in the highest 20th percentile of dietary intake of carotenoids had a 43% lower risk of age-related macular degeneration. Rifabutin was implicated as causing hypopyon uveitis. The National Eye Institute issued a Clinical Alert advising against the use of optic nerve decompression for nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy.