diabetic macular edema

August 3, 2009

More Good News About Avastin and Diabetic Retinopathy

The anti-VEGF drug, Avastin® (bevacizumab), was used to treat patients with diabetic macular edema.  The study found that over 50% of patients receiving the drug noted […]
August 9, 2009

Is Your Doctor Watching You With OCT Technology?

Using OCT (Optical Coherence Tomography) to follow patients with diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration gives your doctor a high definition (HD) view of your eye.
August 10, 2009

Study Compares Laser Treatment Against Steroids for Diabetic Macular Edema

Study finds laser photocoagulation preferable to intravitreal steroid for patients with diabetic macular edema.
August 21, 2009

Diabetics Get Cataracts

Patients with diabetes get cataracts earlier than non-diabetics, but remember everyone gets cataracts. When is the right time for patients with diabetes and cataracts to have cataract surgery?