Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

Healio brings you the highlights from Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from ARVO, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
Meeting News

OCTA used to assess macular vessel density in Stargardt disease

May 17, 2017
BALTIMORE — Patients with Stargardt disease had a lower vessel density in the deep retina, according to a study presented at the Association…
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Higher incidence of Bell’s palsy attributed to increase in herpes zoster infection

May 16, 2017
BALTIMORE — A higher incidence of Bell’s palsy in recent years may be attributed to increasing rates of herpes zoster infection…
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VIDEO: Real-world Xen glaucoma implant technique improves on FDA-approved technique

May 16, 2017
BALTIMORE ― At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Davinder S. Grover, MD, MPH, discusses an FDA-approved…
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VIDEO: Review shows anti-VEGFs improve visual, anatomic results in retinal vein occlusion cases

May 15, 2017
BALTIMORE ― At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Nikolas J.S. London, MD, discusses a large, cross-sectional…
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Study examines growth trends of anterior segment anatomy

May 15, 2017
BALTIMORE — Anterior segment anatomy and structural changes with eye growth show logarithmic growth trends, with maximal growth rates in the…
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VIDEO: Sirolimus reduces vitreous haze in patients with posterior uveitis

May 14, 2017
BALTIMORE – Phase 3 studies of intravitreal sirolimus demonstrated reduced vitreous haze in patients with noninfectious posterior uveitis…
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VIDEO: Speaker raises question of earlier alternative strategies for patients with persistent edema

May 13, 2017
BALTIMORE – A retrospective analysis of DRCR.net Protocol I data showed patients with persistent edema treated with ranibizumab demonstrated…
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Topical non-preserved steroid may help relieve symptoms of preservative-related punctal congestion

May 12, 2017
BALTIMORE — Treatment of preservative-related punctal congestion consists of removing all preservative exposure, and a topical non-preserved…
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16S sequencing reveals differences between microbiomes in eyes, throat

May 11, 2017
BALTIMORE — Researchers found that the eyes and nose have microbiome similarities, but large difference exist between the eyes and throat…
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Consider ancillary testing in addition to OCT for hydroxychloroquine toxicity

May 11, 2017
BALTIMORE — Ancillary testing may provide essential information in determining hydroxychloroquine toxicity, according to a study presented…

Meeting Calendar

ARVO Annual Meeting

May 7, 2017 - May 11, 2017

  • Location: Baltimore, Maryland
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