Retina

The rationale for enabling nurses to inject dexamethasone implants

Nurses and other allied healthcare professionals can safely and effectively deliver intravitreal steroid implants in a clean room setting, which has reduced patient waiting times.

Addressing gaps in treatment of AMD

Aleksandra Rachitskaya, MD, speaks on the current gaps in AMD treatment as well as ongoing retinal advancements to help address unmeet needs of patients.

The increasing potential of electroretinography in ophthalmic diagnostics

Recent improvements in electroretinography are making the technique more accessible for general use. It has a wide range of clinical applications.

Learning the basics of age-related macular degeneration

February 03, 2021

Ian C. Han, MD, assistant professor in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Institute for Vision Research, University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, dives into the basics of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and what patients need to know.

Investigators explore pathogenic cytokines as biomarkers for DMO

January 27, 2021

Results of a study analysing cytokine levels in the aqueous humour and serum of patients with nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy with and without diabetic macular oedema support further research investigating transforming growth factor-β-induced Gene Human Clone 30 (BIGH3) as a potential biomarker for DMO.