Diabetic retinopathy

December 28, 2009

Iluvien® For Diabetic Macular Edema Has Eyes on FDA

Alimera's Iluvien proving effective in phase 3 clinical trials. Iluvien will release fluocinolone acetonide for the treatment of diabetic macular edema. Iluvien is an injectable extended release delivery system.
January 4, 2010

I Promise To…Tips for Seeing Well in 2010

Patients with diabetes and macular degeneration need dilated eye exams. Severe vision loss can be avoided by early diagnosis.
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 8, 2010

Blood in the Eye: You Make the Call

I had a patient with sudden loss of vision. He has diabetes and I diagnosed a vitreous hemorrhage. What are the causes and possible treatments?