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.
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VIDEO: No significant increase in IOP after Iluvien implant, studies find

May 12, 2018
HONOLULU — Jim C. Lai, MD, discusses safety data from the PALADIN and USER studies evaluating IOP rise after treatment with Iluvien…
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Micropulse cyclophotocoagulation minimizes post-treatment sequelae

May 9, 2018
HONOLULU — At 1 to 2 years of follow-up in patients undergoing micropulse transscleral cyclophotocoagulation, there were no instances of…
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VIDEO: Quarterly dosing beneficial for some AMD patients

May 8, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, David A. Eichenbaum, MD, discusses how anti-VEGF…
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VIDEO: High rates of antibiotic resistance recorded among staphylococci, ARMOR study finds

May 7, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Penny Asbell, MD, FACS, MBA, discusses the ARMOR study, a…
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VIDEO: IMCgp100 a promising option for uveal melanoma treatment, speaker says

May 7, 2018
HONOLULU — Early studies have shown IMCgp100 (Immunocore), a bispecific T-cell redirector, to be “extremely promising” for the…
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VIDEO: Bimatoprost ocular ring safe, well-tolerated, study finds

May 6, 2018
HONOLULU — Patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension who were implanted with a bimatoprost ocular ring preferred the treatment…
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VIDEO: Fluocinolone acetonide insert a promising option for noninfectious uveitis

May 5, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Eric B. Suhler, MD, MPH, discusses early pooled results…
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VIDEO: Gene editing a possible treatment for retinitis pigmentosa

May 4, 2018
HONOLULU — Hossein Ameri, MD, discusses the use of CRISPR-Cas9 RNP complex gene editing for the treatment of retinitis pigmentosa at the…
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MGD symptoms greater in patients with diabetes

May 4, 2018
HONOLULU — Meibomian gland dysfunction was found to be more severe in patients with diabetes, possibly contributing to a greater prevalence of…
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Cogan Lecture looks at potential of virtual reality for testing visual fields

May 3, 2018
HONOLULU — There is potential for early detection of glaucomatous disease with use of virtual reality in-home-based testing of visual fields…