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.
08/02/2021

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.
07/30/2021

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.
07/30/2021

CRAO Timing Tied to Strokes

Roughly 3% of patients had this outcome within 15 days of the ocular diagnosis.
07/27/2021

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Retinal Changes in Kids

Those affected experienced significant choroidal thinning.
07/23/2021

Subretinal Fluid Not Always an Impediment to Vision

Study shows intraretinal fluid to be more consistently associated with the worse visual outcomes.
07/23/2021

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.
07/20/2021

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.
07/13/2021

Prolonged HCQ Therapy Linked to Higher Risk of Retinopathy

Patients treated for seven years or more were found to be at the highest risk.
06/24/2021

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

Consistent injections may be the key to positive results, research shows.
06/23/2021

Upcoming Events

August 5, 2021

Treatment Option for Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Leo Semes, OD, FAAO and Nancy M. Holekamp, MD
8:00–9:00pm EST

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August 19, 2021

Understanding Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: A. Paul Chous, OD, FAAO and Nathan C. Steinle, MD
9:00–10:00pm EST

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August 26, 2021

Early Identification and Timely Referral
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Steven Ferrucci, OD, FAAO, and Dilsher S. Dhoot, MD
9:00–10:00pm EST

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