Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting, which includes the latest news from AANA, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians.

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High isokinetic-strength, functional testing score may lead to higher knee strength, activity level

April 24, 2015
LOS ANGELES — Patients who had an excellent performance on isokinetic-strength and functional testing 6 months after ACL reconstruction…
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Anti-PDGF, anti-VEGF combination for neovascular AMD well tolerated

February 12, 2015
MIAMI — An anti-PDGF agent combined with an anti-VEGF was well-tolerated by patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration, according to…
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Smartphone app measures visual acuity for diabetic retinopathy screening

February 12, 2015
MIAMI — A smartphone application with functional and imaging capabilities can be comparable to an in-office examination when measuring visual acuity…
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Study links dark adaptation to AMD status, reticular pseudodrusen

February 11, 2015
MIAMI — Age-related macular degeneration and presence of reticular pseudodrusen had a significant impact on dark adaptation, Catherine Cukras
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Cell therapy for atrophic AMD well tolerated when delivered safely

February 10, 2015
MIAMI — Cell therapy with CNTO 2476, an adult stem cell treatment for atrophic age-related macular degeneration, is well tolerated when delivered…
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Phase 2 study initiated for oral anti-VEGF, anti-PDGF inhibitor

February 10, 2015
MIAMI — An oral tyrosine kinase inhibitor under study for use in treating wet age-related macular degeneration has moved forward into a phase 2…
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Phase 3 studies of lampalizumab for geographic atrophy enrolling

February 9, 2015
MIAMI — Phase 3 studies of lampalizumab are underway based on results of the phase 2 MAHALO study, which showed evidence that treatment slows the…
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AMD patients with low luminance vision garner twice the benefit of Lucentis treatment

February 9, 2015
MIAMI — Vision in dim light improves twice as much as vision in normal light with Lucentis therapy in patients with age-related macular degeneration…
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The six most important items to read from AANA

May 28, 2014
Orthopedics Today spotlights the six most important stories to come out of the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting. New
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New measurement method may aid treatment of acetabular deformities

May 13, 2014
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — A method to measure percent coverage of the femoral head by the acetabulum may help provide better guidance for the surgical…