Welcome to the nAMD Barometer resources zone!
On this page, you will find a variety of useful educational tools and resources to advance clinical practice and optimise patient care in nAMD.
‘A Chat with Anat’
In these podcasts, the Co-Chair of the nAMD Barometer Leadership Coalition (LC) and host, Professor Anat Loewenstein, will be joined by internationally-renowned colleagues from the LC, discussing key topics of interest to enhance care and optimise the treatment of nAMD. Look out for new podcasts throughout the year and listen to on Spotify and Apple Podcasts.
nAMD Barometer Programme Webinars
One of the communication channels for the nAMD Barometer programme in 2021 was via quarterly webinars, which can be viewed and downloaded below:
Optimising patient communications in the COVID-19 pandemic
Professor Richard Gale discusses the various patient-facing materials available that can support patient communications and maximise clinical attendance
COVID-19: Lessons from the UK
Mr James Talk presents data from two publications from the UK assessing the impact of COVID-19 on service delivery and patient outcomes.
LC members' top picks from EURETINA 2021
Professor Anat Loewenstein shares the nAMD Barometer Leadership Coalition's top picks of the presentations at EURETINA 2021 relating to adherence and persistence in retinal disease.
Defining non-adherence and non-persistence to anti-VEGF therapy in nAMD
Dr Mali Okada presents the nAMD Barometer Leadership Coalition's work on standardising the definitions of non-adherence and non-persistence to anti-VEGF therapy in nAMD.
Barriers to long-term anti-VEGF treatment adherence in a multicentre study
Professor Robert Finger discusses a multicentre study which revealed the barriers to long-term adherence to anti-VEGF treatment for retinal disease.
COVID-19: Expert recommendations from Vision Academy
Professor Bora Eldem presents materials developed by the Vision Academy to aid management of anti-VEGF services in the COVID-19 pandemic.
A systematic review of patient perspectives in the management of nAMD
Dr Francisco Rodríguez discusses a systematic literature review analysing patient perspectives in the management of nAMD with the aim of improving the treatment of retinal disease.
‘Day in the Life of’ Articles
This feature aims to provide an insight into the important work of some of the individuals in the nAMD Barometer Programme Leadership Coalition and why patient-centric care in ophthalmology is important to them.
A Day in the Life of... Dr Mali Okada
This conversation guide supports you in identifying risk factors for non-adherence and/or non-persistence in your patients by proactively engaging with them to address their concerns.
Conversation Guide for Patients with nAMD: Adherence and Wellbeing