Retina

May 4, 2009

AREDS Database is Open to Public

The data, including patient records, from the largest prospective study of macular degeneration is now “open source.”  The Age Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS) was completed […]
July 8, 2009

Retinal Vein Occlusions – New Hope on the Horizon

There are two types of retinal vein occlusions (RVO), branch retinal vein occlusions (BRVO) and central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO). In both of these scenarios, the […]
July 17, 2009

New Screening Methods for Retinopathy Using Cameras

Cost efficient method of screening for diabetic retinopathy is described.
July 17, 2009

glargine Insulin Does Not Cause More Diabetic Retinopathy

A five year prospective study reveals that insulin glargine is as safe as NPH insulin with regard to developing diabetic retinopathy. Patients placed on insulin glargine […]