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Aflibercept Ranks Above Ranibizumab in Eyes with CRVO

Both drugs effectively improved visual acuity and reduced central subfield thickness, research finds.
September 22, 2021

Retinal Changes Not Connected to COVID-19

Though previously believed to be causative, ocular findings in patients who tested positive were brought on by pre-existing conditions, a recent study shows.
September 22, 2021

Enucleation Tops Eye Preservation in Advanced Retinoblastoma

Patients who underwent surgical removal exhibited a lower mortality rate, study finds.
September 21, 2021

Study Supports Individualized Anti-VEGF Patient Protocols

A subset of patients showed CNV resolution after a single injection, leading researchers to suggest that personalized treatment plans could save time, money and reduce complications.
September 20, 2021

Choriocapillaris Holds Clues to GA Progression

Decreased perfusion may signal photoreceptor dysfunction, even outside of a lesion’s borders, study finds.
August 30, 2021

Swept Source OCT-A Aids Detection of HCQ Retinopathy

C​​horoidal thinning and flow abnormalities could only be observed through this imaging modality, research shows.
August 30, 2021

AI OCT Analysis Could Guide Wet AMD Treatment

“Smart” retina scans may highlight impacted areas early, new study hopes to show.
August 26, 2021

IOP Fluctuation Associated with Progressive RNFL Thinning in PACD

Maintaining stable pressure may help preserve retinal ganglion cells in patients, study finds.
August 19, 2021

Filtered Anti-VEGF Lowers OHT Risk

The use of silicone-free syringes also reduced the necessity of IOP-lowering treatment, research notes.
August 18, 2021

Sepsis May Affect Retinal Neurodevelopment in Preterm Infants

Low infant weight was also associated with thinner RNFL, and birth weight percentile, gestational age and growth velocity were associated with RNFL thickness.
August 17, 2021