AI Sheds Light on DME Treatment Efficacy

Aflibercept and ranibizumab reduced more intraretinal fluid than bevacizumab.

AI Retinopathy Screening On Par with Human Grading

The algorithm had 100% sensitivity for diagnosing proliferative disease.

Retinal Distinctions Apparent in Black DR Patients

Race-specific biomarkers could help reduce the risk of vision loss in this population.

New Biomarkers Spur Re-evaluation of Neuritis Incidence

They account for 9% of cases and are associated with recurrent attacks.

OCT-A Gets High Marks for Monitoring Anti-VEGF Success

CNV lesions had an immediate reaction on day one that lasted two weeks.

Angioid Streaks Associated With PXE Complications

This clinical sign is linked with a higher prevalence of CNV and more severe macular atrophy.

Watch for Post-injection IOP Rise in PXF Patients

Those with AMD and pseudoexfoliation showed elevated pressure after long-term bevacizumab treatment.

Long-term Vitrectomy Outcomes: a Mixed Bag

Some patients may need re-treatment after 10 years, and more than half need the surgery in the fellow eye.

RNFL Thins with Microvasculature Dropout

This finding was prevalent in eyes with primary open-angle glaucoma and disc hemorrhage.

Inflammation Key Predictor of RD

Research demonstrates that early and vigorous control of inflammation can prevent sequelae.

Upcoming Events

August 25, 2020

The Future of Prism
8:00 PM EDT
Speakers: Paul M. Karpecki, OD, FAAO and Dayna R. Hazlewood, OD 

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October 2-3, 2020

Southwest Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Austin Marriott Downtown
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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October 4, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium: Improving Diagnosis, Treatment, and Patient Outcomes 
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
8:00am-12:15pm EST
Earn 4 LIVE COPE Credits

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