Diabetic retinopathy

November 9, 2010

10 Facts About Diabetic Retinopathy

These are the 'Top Ten" facts that every patient with diabetes should know. For instance, every patient will develop the disease, but it doesn't mean they'll go blind!
November 23, 2010

VEGF Trap-Eye Treats Macular Degeneration

VEGF Trap-Eye is a new injectable medication that blocks VEGF for the treatment of wet macular degeneration. It may be as good as Lucentis, but not given as often.
January 10, 2011

FDA Denies Iluvien

Iluvien, a promising sustained drug delivery system for the treatment of diabetic macular edema, fails to pass FDA scrutiny...but there's hope.
March 1, 2011

Diabetic Macular Edema: Have No Fear

Diabetic macular edema occurs in virtually every patient with diabetes. It is the most common "complication" of diabetic retinopathy. Treatment is safe, painless and effective.