Decision-making for geographic atrophy treatment multifactorial

WAILEA, Hawaii — When making treatment decisions for geographic atrophy, atrophy geometry, lesion size and focality are some of the features that must be considered, according to a speaker here.
“The treatment decision is somewhat complicated and multifactorial,” Glenn J. Jaffe, MD, said at Retina 2024.
When deciding if and how to treat geographic atrophy (GA), retina specialists should evaluate the distance to the foveal center, focality and lesion growth rate, Jaffe said. The patient’s insurance should also be evaluated, and social considerations should be kept in

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