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VIDEO: Treat wet AMD patients early to maintain best vision

August 4, 2019
CHICAGO — At the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting, David S. Boyer, MD, discusses his presentation comparing anatomical and…

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VIDEO: Study quantifies benefit of sustained-release implant in DME

August 3, 2019
CHICAGO — At the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting, Christopher P. Riemann, MD, discusses his study seeking to quantify the…

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AI system shows high sensitivity, specificity for detection of diabetic retinopathy

August 2, 2019
CHICAGO — The EyeArt artificial intelligence system for diabetic retinopathy screening demonstrated nearly 96% sensitivity for the detection of…

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VIDEO: Bausch + Lomb launches four new technologies at ASRS

August 2, 2019
CHICAGO — At the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting, Chuck Hess, vice president and general manager of Bausch + Lomb’s U.S…

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VIDEO: Alcon introduces product upgrades at ASRS

August 1, 2019
CHICAGO — At the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting, Michael Lee, group product director, U.S. surgical retina, Alcon, discusses…

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Anti-VEGF monotherapy has higher cost than combination treatment for ROP

August 1, 2019
CHICAGO — Anti-VEGF monotherapy for treatment of retinopathy of prematurity was more expensive than anti-VEGF therapy combined with panretinal…

Perspective

LCA10 trial of CRISPR genome editing treatment initiated

July 31, 2019
A phase 1/2 clinical trial of AGN-151587, an experimental CRISPR-based genome editing medicine for the treatment of Leber congenital amaurosis 10…

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VIDEO: Abicipar pegol inflammation reduced in MAPLE study

July 31, 2019
CHICAGO — At the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting, Raj K. Maturi, MD, discusses the results of the MAPLE study of abicipar pegol…

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RECOVERY trial looks at retinal nonperfusion area with monthly, quarterly aflibercept

July 31, 2019
CHICAGO — Eyes with proliferative diabetic retinopathy treated with monthly aflibercept experienced a stable retinal nonperfusion area after 1…

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VIDEO: Review finds visual improvements in anti-VEGF for diabetic retinopathy

July 31, 2019
CHICAGO — At the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting, Rishi P. Singh, MD, of the Cole Eye Institute at the Cleveland Clinic…

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Fewer visits needed with combined suprachoroidal triamcinolone, aflibercept for DME

July 30, 2019
CHICAGO — Patients with diabetic macular edema treated with suprachoroidal triamcinolone in combination with aflibercept achieved similar…

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VIDEO: Data reveal efficiencies with vitrectomy system

July 30, 2019
CHICAGO — At the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting, Sunil Srivastava, MD, of the Cole Eye Institute at the Cleveland Clinic…

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FIDO study shows greater risk for vision loss from undertreatment of wet AMD at 10 years

July 30, 2019
CHICAGO — Undertreating patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration posed a greater risk for vision loss compared with patients…

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VIDEO: Aflibercept ‘greatly reduced’ rates of vision-threatening complications in diabetic retinopathy

July 30, 2019
CHICAGO — At the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting, W. Lloyd Clark, MD, discusses his presentation on the PANORAMA study for the…

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Removing membrane between Argus II, retina may restore normal function of device

July 30, 2019
CHICAGO — The histological characteristics of an epiretinal membrane that had formed between an Argus II retinal prosthesis and a…

In the Journals

Automated OCT shows promise in urgent care setting

July 29, 2019
Expanded urgent care access to automated OCT shows promise in increasing accuracy and timeliness of diagnosis as well as providing immediate…

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VIDEO: Oral AMD treatment meets phase 2 endpoints

July 29, 2019
CHICAGO — At the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting, Michael Stewart, MD, chairman and professor of ophthalmology at the Mayo…

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VIDEO: Port delivery system shows potential to address treatment burden in retinal disease

July 29, 2019
CHICAGO — At the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting, Arshad Khanani, MD, discusses progress in developing high-dose customized…

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Direct-to-consumer genetic database used to identify AMD variants

July 29, 2019
CHICAGO — Researchers used a direct-to-consumer genetic testing service to identify patients with CFH Y402H and ARMS2 A69S alleles, the…

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Temporal inverted ILM flap technique improves macular hole repair in wet or dry AMD eyes

July 29, 2019
CHICAGO — Patients coexisting with dry or wet age-related macular degeneration and macular holes experienced improved vision, anatomic and…