April 30, 2010

New Treatment for Diabetic Eye Disease

A new study finds that by combining Lucentis with laser treatment for diabetic retinopathy results in excellent visual outcomes.
May 4, 2010

Retinal Ischemia: Supply vs. Demand

Diabetic retinopathy causes the retina to lose blood supply. A chain events causes liberation of VEGF and can lead to blindness.
May 12, 2010

Combination Injections for Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic macular edema has usually been treated with laser. Intraocular steroid injections combined with anti-VEGF medications, such as Avastin, more vision is restored.
May 25, 2010

Radiation and Lucentis Combined to Treat Macular Degeneration

Radiation has been used before to treat wet macular degeneration. A small study combines radiation with Lucentis and reports very intriguing results.