diabetic retinopathy

Enhancing retinal surgery with 27-gauge instrumentation
Enhancing retinal surgery with 27-gauge instrumentationThe use of 27-gauge instrumentation provides several surgical advantages compared with larger tools in retinal surgery, particularly in difficult cases.
System offers advanced capabilities in OCT, OCTA
How to manage retinal disease in pregnant patients
How to manage retinal disease in pregnant patientsPregnant patients require special care and surveillance when retinal diseases are present.
Choosing the right treatment for proliferative diabetic retinopathy
Choosing the right treatment for proliferative diabetic retinopathyRetina specialists who are Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network investigators offer views on whether laser panretinal photocoagulation or anti-VEGF therapy deserves consideration as first-line treatment for proliferative diabetic retinopathy.
Aggressive blood sugar control slows diabetic eye disease progressionNIH-funded study shows less diabetic retinopathy progression among those who underwent intensive glycemic control.
Google DeepMind searches for signs of retinopathyGoogle is using its DeepMind computing system to search for early signs of diabetic retinopathy and neovascular age-related macular degeneration (nAMD), the company announced this month.
Worldwide diabetes epidemic approaches half a billion
Worldwide diabetes epidemic approaches half a billionWe had better wake up fast to address this multifactorial problem.
How a multi-component nutritional supplement benefits diabetic patientsWe all know the typical algorithm for our patients having diabetes: Maintain healthy blood sugar and pressure control, get annual dilated eye examinations, and receive laser or anti-VEGF therapy if and when they develop vision-threatening diabetic retinopathy (DR).
Diabetic retinopathy and macular oedema increase in SpainDiabetic retinopathy and diabetic macular oedema are both increasing in Spain, especially among relatively young people, researchers said.
How to avoid explosive silicone oil injector separationEnsuring correct alignment between the syringe and the cap during silicone oil injection can prevent complications during vitrectomy, said Jay M. Stewart, MD, (San Francisco) presenting during the Retina Subspecialty Day of the 2015 American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting.