A post-conference guide for ophthalmologists after the conclusion of EURETINA 2021.
Health systems are challenged to provide appropriate care for the ever-increasing number of patients with diabetes and its complications, such as diabetic retinopathy and diabetic macular oedema.
Dr Jennifer Sun explores the question of whether ophthalmologists should be using anti-VEGF agents to treat patients with nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy (NPDR)
Dr Javier Zarranz-Ventura discusses the key highlights from his presentation on a clinical investigation of suitable naïve versus pretreated DMO patients, and what it means for future research.
Prof Tunde Peto discusses her presentation on providing the best virtual care for patients with diabetic eye disease at EURETINA 2021.
Dr José-Alain Sahel explains that optogenetics involves the use of artificial photoreceptors from specific retinal cells to restore vision by transferring a gene that encodes for a light-sensitive protein that causes neuronal cells to respond to light stimulation.
Dr Cristina Cristian noted that an injection of brolucizumab treatment in patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration led to a median improvement in visual acuity (VA) of 10.5 letters and the drug was well-tolerated.
Dr Anat Loewenstein discussed how artificial intelligence can optimize optical coherence tomography.
During a presentation at the EURETINA 2021 Virtual Congress, Dr Daniel Jones discussed GA and emphasized the need for additional study to gain a better understanding of the burden experienced by patients.
During a presentation at the EURETINA 2021 Virtual Congress, Prof. Ben Burton detailed how dry AMD patients treated with photobiomodulation therapy have seen improvements in best-corrected visual acuity 9 months after treatment.
Dr Ramin Tadayoni discusses the myopia panel at the EURETINA 2021 virtual meeting.
Treating the disease can be a challenge, and at the EURETINA 2021 Virtual Congress, Dr Chekitaan Singh discussed a case study detailing the care of a patient who had already lost vision in one eye from a similar issue.
Professor Quan Dong Nguyen speaks on the highlights of his presentation regarding new biological treatments of posterior uveitis.
Dr Marta Belmonte-Grau discussed the potential risk for posterior capsular rupture during cataract surgery.
Dr Grazia Pertile discusses the highlights of her presentations on the management of retinal folds after retinal detachment and the role of the anterior vitreous as a cause of recurrent retinal detachment.