Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

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VIDEO: Dexamethasone implant delays DR progression in long-term study

May 3, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Matias Iglicki, MD, discusses the DR-Pro-DEX study, which…
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VIDEO: Patients reported more pain, inflammation with aflibercept, study finds

May 3, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Arshad Khanani, MD, discusses early results of the SOLAR…
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VIDEO: Iluvien can optimize DME treatment

May 3, 2018
HONOLULU — The PALADIN and USER studies found patients with diabetic macular edema who received an Iluvien implant (fluocinolone acetonide…
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At-home OCT monitoring of retinal disease a possibility

May 2, 2018
HONOLULU — A home-care OCT monitoring device could reduce the cost and burden of treatment for patients with retinal disease, according to a…
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VIDEO: Erythrocyte velocity technique could have implications in glaucoma, DR

May 2, 2018
HONOLULU — Osamah Saeedi, MD, discusses his research regarding the velocity of ocular erythrocytes at the Association for Research in Vision…
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Quarterly anti-VEGF dosing for AMD improves vision in some patients

May 2, 2018
HONOLULU — A subset of patients receiving anti-VEGF treatment for neovascular age-related macular degeneration respond to treatment with…
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VIDEO: SD-OCT provides biomarkers for predicting DME treatment

May 2, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Dinah Zur, MD, discusses how spectral-domain OCT can help…
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VIDEO: Capillary perfusion deviation mapping can detect early diabetic retinopathy

May 2, 2018
HONOLULU — Single-scan capillary perfusion deviation mapping using OCT imaging can assist in identifying and scaling early diabetic…
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Rho kinase inhibitor added to glaucoma treatment options

May 1, 2018
HONOLULU — Once daily netarsudil is an “excellent addition” to glaucoma treatments, Janet B. Serle, MD, said at the Association for…
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Topical treatment for DME tolerated in first-in-human trial

May 1, 2018
HONOLULU — Safety and tolerability objectives were met in a phase 1/2 first-in-human study of topical SF0166, a topical ophthalmic solution…