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Retina

Injection Complications Rare in Practice

Only 1.9% of patients reported a problem, with irritation and subconjunctival hemorrhage being the most common.
October 28, 2020

Prediabetes Leads to Macular Thinning

These findings in early disease support the neurodegenerative theory in diabetes.
October 26, 2020

Alzheimer’s Comes with Choroidal Changes

These included total choroidal area, luminal area and choroidal vascularity index.
October 26, 2020

Age Doesn’t Influence Anti-VEGF Outcomes

Comparing four cohorts, study found no major variations in patients’ central subfield thickness.
October 23, 2020

RVO Linked to Cancer Risk in Koreans

Hematological malignancies showed the highest association.
October 22, 2020

Wet AMD Linked to Depression

These patients exhibited a high prevalence of symptoms due to vision loss, impaired functionality and poor health.
October 20, 2020

RD Features Differ by Phakic Status

However, phakic presentations with cataract were similar to pseudophakic patients, suggesting a genetic predisposition.
October 20, 2020

Check Retinal Thickness and Fluid in RVO

A 100µm increase was associated with a loss of 3.4 letters.
October 20, 2020

Ten-Year Anti-VEGF Data Looks Promising

Patients treated for neovascular AMD maintained their baseline visual acuity over 10 years.
October 19, 2020

Anti-VEGF Nets More VA Gains in CRVO

Although dexamethasone had a lower treatment burden, it also came with a higher risk of endophthalmitis.
October 15, 2020