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Account for Cilioretinal Arteries on OCT Imaging

This finding can influence retinal vessel density, so keep an eye out when analyzing scans, researchers recommend.
June 11, 2021

Anti-VEGF Injections May Increase Incidence of Geographic Atrophy

Higher rate and dose response found in AMD patients.
June 11, 2021

Common Terms Help Optimize Outcomes for Wet AMD Patients

Experts developed a set of definitions about treatment nonadherence to improve communication among clinicians and researchers.
June 9, 2021

UWF Imaging Earns Good Marks in Detecting Early DR

Still, this technique was less sensitive than standard techniques in finding intraretinal microvascular abnormalities, researchers report.
June 8, 2021

Vessel Density Decreases in Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients

Both the superficial and capillary plexus regions showed notable declines at initial checkup and at six-month follow-up.
June 8, 2021

NPDR Follow-up Affected by Insurance, Appointment Intervals

Considering the overall adherence rate was 53%, researchers say extra effort is needed to ensure diabetic patients return to the clinic for continual care.
June 7, 2021

Outer Retinal Layer Thickening Precedes Neovascular AMD

This OCT finding appears up to eight months before clinical signs manifest, and accelerates in the two months preceding the event.
June 4, 2021

Rate of GA Enlargement Determined

Growth is estimated at 1mm2 annually. There’s a critical five-year window after diagnosis before foveal involvement worsens vision, research shows.
May 28, 2021

Older OSA Patients More Likely to Develop CSCR

Fortunately, the presence of sleep apnea did not impact the severity of the condition, research shows.
May 26, 2021

Vein Occlusion Attributes May Improve Risk Assessment

Analysis of a large dataset finds laterality, age and gender predispositions that can help you anticipate clinical presentations.
May 26, 2021