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For beneficiaries with wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD), annual Medicare part B payments for vision care increased from $1,504 per beneficiary in 1994 to $3,263 in 2006–due in large part… [ Get More Details ]
Proportion of People with Diabetes with Diabetic Retinopathy of Any Severity, by Country
More than 2 million Americans over 40 have glaucoma, and only 1/2 are aware of it.
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The average direct cost of glaucoma treatment ranges from $623 per year for patients with early-stage glaucoma, to $2,511 per year for end-stage patients. Medication costs make up the largest… [ Get More Details ]