Macular Degeneration

December 30, 2009

Neither/Nor, Either/Or… AMD and/or DR

Patients usually have either macular degeneration or diabetic retinopathy. Rarely both.
January 5, 2010

2010: "Year of the…Drug Delivery System?"

Ophthalmic drug delivery is changing with sustained release technology. Icon Biosciences, Inc., announces their intent to test a new anti-inflammatory extended release eye product.
January 6, 2010

Smoking Causes Macular Degeneration?

Smoking is reported to cause macular degeneration, but does it? This is a common source of "misinformation."
January 7, 2010

Blood in the Retina: You Make the Call

Actual case study from this morning. A patient presents with blood in the retina. What would you do?