Journal article

Retinal Arteriolar Wall Signs and Early Age-Related Macular Degeneration: The Singapore Malay Eye Study

Chui Ming Gemmy Cheung, Carol Yim-Lui Cheung, Erica Liu Yang, Paul Mitchell, Jie Jin Wang, Tien Yin Wong

American Journal of Ophthalmology | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2011



Awarded by Singapore Biomedical Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

PUBLICATION OF THIS ARTICLE WAS SUPPORTED BY THE SINGAPORE NATIONAL MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (GRANT NOS. 0796/2003, 0863/2004, and CSI/0002/2005), and Singapore Biomedical Research Council Grant No. 501/1/25-5, with additional support from the Singapore Tissue Network and the Ministry of Health, Singapore, and Pfizer Inc, New York, New York. The authors indicate no financial conflicts of interest. Involved in design and conduct of the study (C.C., P.M., J.J.W., T.Y.W.); collection (G.C., E.L.), management (C.C., C.S.P.), analysis (G.C., C.Y.L.C., E.L., P.M., J.J.W., T.Y.W.), and interpretation of the data (G.C., C.Y.L.C., E.L., P.M., J.J.W., T.Y.W.); and preparation, review, and approval of the manuscript (G.C., C.Y.L.C., EL., P.M., J.J.W., T.Y.W.). The Ethics Committee of the Singapore Eye Research Institute approved the study, and its conduct followed the tenets of the Declaration of Helsinki. Written informed consent was obtained from all patients after explaining the nature of the study. The authors thank the staff in the Singapore Malay Eye Study for their important contributions in examining and interviewing patients and data entry and the participants for their time.