This resource is to help those designing and commissioning eye care improve the value of their services.
It is arranged in to the following sections: • Summary and recommendations • Introduction • What is age-related macular degeneration? • What are the causes of and scope of prevention for age-related macular degeneration? • How many people have urgent eye care? • What are the best value diagnostic tests? • What are the best value treatments? • How can individuals and carers be best supported long term? • How to compare services based on activity, quality and outcome • What are the elements of a system of care for a population?