Euretina Congress

Healio brings you the highlights from the Euretina Congress. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from Euretina, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
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Study: Chronic inflammation of familial Mediterranean fever affects choroidal thickness

September 9, 2016
COPENHAGEN — Chronic inflammation might have an effect on thinning of the choroid, according to a speaker here. In a study of 50 patients with…
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Study pioneers implantation of Argus II in patients with advanced dry AMD

September 8, 2016
COPENHAGEN — The Argus II retinal prosthesis system implanted in patients with dry age-related macular degeneration proved effective in…
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VIDEO: Choroidal graft transplantation for patients with AMD

October 3, 2015
NICE, France — At the Euretina meeting, Grazia Pertile, MD, talks about choroidal graft transplantation, a surgical option for AMD patients who…
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OCT segmentation errors in children with ROP history may explain microstructure anomalies

September 25, 2015
NICE, France — Segmentation errors on spectral-domain OCT imaging might be correlated with microstructure abnormalities in the retinas of…
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Scleral buckling effective in specific cases of retinoblastoma-induced retinal detachment

September 24, 2015
NICE, France — Retinoblastoma-induced retinal detachment that occurs in advanced cases treated with intra-arterial chemotherapy can be…
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Intravitreal sirolimus shows good results in treatment of noninfectious uveitis

September 24, 2015
NICE, France — Intravitreal sirolimus provides long-term resolution of posterior segment inflammation in patients with active noninfectious…
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Specialist clarifies criteria for choosing between approved sustained-release steroid implants

September 23, 2015
NICE, France — Sustained-release steroid implants are a successful strategy to use in well-selected patients with diabetic macular edema…
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OCT angiography may improve diagnosis, management of AMD

September 23, 2015
NICE, France — OCT angiography, or OCT-A, is a large step forward in the diagnosis, follow-up and management of age-related macular…
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New-generation cannula overcomes fluidic challenges of small-gauge vitrectomy surgery

September 22, 2015
NICE, France — A new-generation cannula with a closed tip and four vent ports along the tube improves safety and efficiency regarding injection…
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LUMINOUS interim analysis shows high intercountry variability of baseline characteristics

September 21, 2015
NICE, France — The second interim analysis at 3 years of the LUMINOUS study showed high diversity of baseline characteristics across distinct…