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OCT changes identify DME treatment failure

OCT changes identify DME treatment failure
February 26, 2017

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The persistence of macular edema seen on OCT is the hallmark of treatment failure for patients with diabetic macular edema, according to a speaker here.

“Changes in the OCT are the most objective way to evaluate the response to any treatment because it is independent [of] any other factor,” Patricia Udaondo, MD, of Valencia, Spain, said at the Retina World Congress.

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Safety questions remain for bevacizumab in treatment of ROP

February 26, 2017
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Anti-VEGF therapy is known to be helpful in the treatment of retinopathy of prematurity, but the use of bevacizumab may pose some safety…
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Anti-VEGF used as primary or adjunctive treatment for ROP

February 25, 2017
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Anti-VEGF therapy can be used to treat retinopathy of prematurity as a primary treatment, as a complementary treatment to laser and as an…
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Vitrectomy an effective treatment for endophthalmitis

February 25, 2017
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — There are advantages to treating endophthalmitis with therapeutic vitrectomy, which is often reserved for the advanced cases or…
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Familial exudative vitreoretinopathy a lifelong disease

February 25, 2017
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Widefield angiography is essential in diagnosing familial exudative vitreoretinopathy, but treatment type and efficacy depend on the stage…
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Clinical Features and Management of Subretinal Abscesses Secondary to Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Endogenous Endophthalmitis

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, February 2017, Volume 48 Issue 2
To describe the clinical features, management, and immediate outcomes of patients with subretinal abscesses secondary…
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Perspectives From Around the World in the Management of Chronic Posterior Noninfectious Uveitis

This CME program brings you valuable perspectives from international uveitis experts. Watch and listen to them cover…
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