Uveitis

Revisit a Steroid Alternative

Acthar Gel, an injectable therapy that activates melanocortin pathways, may be a saving grace for some of your patients.
09/15/2022

OCT Scans Useful in Grading Posterior Segment Inflammation

The findings also revealed that vitreous cell density is correlated with inflammation clinical grading.
09/09/2022

Non-infectious Uveitis, Scleritis Risk Tied to Vitamin D3 Deficiency

Supplementation is a cost-effective way to cut the chance of developing these conditions by about half.
08/10/2022

Immunomodulatory Therapy Needed to Treat Pediatric Anterior Uveitis

Study shows early use is key to reducing complications and improving visual outcomes.
06/03/2022

Uveitic Macular Edema Associated with Higher Costs

These patients tend to deal with more expenses related to medications and follow-ups.
11/29/2021

Two Biomarkers Point Toward Uveitis Treatment Response

Ellipsoid zone integrity and the presence of central subfield cystoid spaces or subretinal fluid served as effective predictors in noninfectious cases, researchers suggest.
11/15/2021

What to Do When You See Uveitis

Here’s how to narrow down the differentials and determine when a case is—or isn’t—infectious.
08/15/2021

Angle Recession and Uveitis Increase Risk of LTP Failure

Study also finds that glaucomatous eyes with high baseline IOP had the longest survival compared to eyes with lower baseline IOP.
08/11/2021

Elevated Stress and Inadequate Sleep May Trigger Uveitis Episodes

These two factors could contribute to future attacks, research shows.
06/25/2021

Patient Age Affects CNV Appearance on OCT

The odds of uveitic, myopic and AMD-associated new vessel growth increase significantly with age.
04/29/2021

Upcoming Events

December 9-10, 2022

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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December 10-11, 2022

Retina Update 2022
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, and Steven Ferrucci, OD
Up to 11 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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