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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Euretina Lecture focuses on cystoid maculopathies and role of OCT

September 21, 2015
NICE, France — The Euretina Lecture this year focused on cystoid maculopathies and the revolution that OCT has brought into the understanding…
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Mediterranean diet may have protective role in AMD, study finds

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 25, 2015
NICE, France — The Mediterranean diet, combined with physical exercise, might have a protective role in the development and progression of…
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Mediterranean diet may have protective role in AMD, study finds

September 18, 2015
NICE, France — The Mediterranean diet, combined with physical exercise, might have a protective role in the development and progression of…
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Speaker offers highlights of Euretina guidance on management of AMD

October 3, 2013
HAMBURG — A preview of the updated Euretina guidance on age-related macular degeneration, a consensus document provided by leading European…
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Anti-VEGF treatment in women of reproductive age should consider risks related to unplanned pregnancy

October 3, 2013
HAMBURG — Anti-VEGF treatment in women of reproductive age carries the risk of unplanned pregnancy.  Educating the patients on potential…
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Combined ranibizumab and stereotactic X-ray therapy shows promise in polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy

October 2, 2013
HAMBURG — Preliminary data  of a pilot study on combined ranibizumab and stereotactic X-ray therapy for polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy…
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Argus II successfully implanted in two patients in Saudi Arabia

October 2, 2013
HAMBURG — The Argus II retinal implant was successfully implanted this year in two patients in Saudi Arabia at the King Khaled Eye Specialist…
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Study: No correlation between body fat, diabetic retinopathy in type 2 diabetes

October 2, 2013
HAMBURG — Body fat distribution and adipokine secretion were not associated with diabetic retinopathy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus…
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Anti-VEGF as therapy for ROP leads to less myopia, astigmatism

October 2, 2013
HAMBURG — Anti-VEGF injection might be a valid alternative to laser photocoagulation in retinopathy of prematurity, leading to significantly…
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Humanized monoclonal antibody shows promise in treating geographic atrophy

October 1, 2013
HAMBURG —  Lampalizumab, a  humanized, monoclonal antibody directed against complement factor D, showed high safety profile and…