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Retina

Acute PVD Complications Lower in Comprehensive Eye Care Settings

Just 9.7% of patients had retinal tears or detachments compared to 22% in retinal subspecialty practices.
August 2, 2021

Recurring ROP Reported in Infants After Anti-VEGF Treatment

Severe presentations were the most common result of treatment failure, with a significant proportion occurring later in the course.
July 30, 2021

ERM Increases Risk of Unfavorable Outcomes in Macular Hole Surgery

Specifically, the location of the membrane and the presence of epiretinal proliferation may affect success.
July 30, 2021

CRAO Timing Tied to Strokes

Roughly 3% of patients had this outcome within 15 days of the ocular diagnosis.
July 27, 2021

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Retinal Changes in Kids

Those affected experienced significant choroidal thinning.
July 23, 2021

Subretinal Fluid Not Always an Impediment to Vision

Study shows intraretinal fluid to be more consistently associated with the worse visual outcomes.
July 23, 2021

Deep Retinal Capillary Plexus Levels Decrease During Menstrual Cycle

OCT-A detected these changes in the nasal and inferior subfields during the ovulatory phase, recent study shows.
July 20, 2021

New OCT Parameter Predicts Visual Performance in ERM Patients

Measuring the gap between the membrane and retina may provide an understanding of the patient’s subjective experience.
July 13, 2021

Prolonged HCQ Therapy Linked to Higher Risk of Retinopathy

Patients treated for seven years or more were found to be at the highest risk.
June 24, 2021

Long-term Anti-VEGF Treatment Improves and Maintains Visual Outcomes in RVO

Consistent injections may be the key to positive results, research shows.
June 23, 2021