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Inflammatory Markers Linked to AMD Progression

Complex combinations of biomarkers may be used in future lab work to identify those at greatest risk.
April 15, 2021

Wet AMD Patients with High BP Require More Injections

Elevated levels of angiotensin 2 in hypertensive patients may be to blame.
April 14, 2021

Wet AMD Reoccurs About 50% of Time After Anti-VEGF Cessation

PED could play a role in previously stable patients who have disease flare-ups after ending treatment.
April 13, 2021

Beware Fast RNFL Thinning During Initial Glaucoma Follow-Up

Sign significantly predicts concurrent VF worsening in SAP.
April 12, 2021

Retinal Biomarkers May Predict Early Alzheimer’s

Cognitively normal adults with cerebral Aβ deposits had both structural and functional changes in this part of the eye.
April 9, 2021

Little Consensus on CRAO Treatment, Panel Finds

The American Heart Association stresses multidisciplinary management and further studies for emerging treatments.
April 6, 2021

Quantum Dots Show Potential for Severe RP Treatment

Preliminary results found the exotic therapy was safe and effective in humans, but further large-scale investigations are warranted.
April 5, 2021

Anti-VEGF Helps AMD Patients Retain Driving Competence

However, those below the threshold at the outset of therapy are somewhat less likely to regain sufficient visual function to get back on the road.
April 2, 2021

New Non-Myd Camera Aims for Ease

Its manufacturer says the device can capture, display and share digital images without frustration.
April 1, 2021

Intraretinal Fluid Worse than Subretinal for AMD Outcomes

Study suggests these patients will have better visual recovery with more individualized treatment regimens instead of fixed bimonthly dosing.
April 1, 2021