VEGF

September 24, 2009

Laser Treatment for Diabetic Retinopathy Still The Best: True Cases

Successful case histories of patients with proliferative diabetic retinopathy.
December 1, 2009

Retina Laser Treatment Saves Vision

Laser treatment for diabetic macular edema and proliferative diabetic retinopathy has been the mainstay for several decades. Both are described and illustrated.
December 14, 2009

VEGF Causes Blindness in Diabetes and Macular Degeneration

Vascular endothelial growth factor is implicated to cause loss of vision in both diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. Review of how VEGF works and effect treatments for diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration.
December 16, 2009

Lucentis: Another Shot in the Eye, Effective TX for ARMD

Lucentis is the second anti-VEGF drug FDA approved for the treatment of wet macular degeneration. It is an effective treatment for wet macular degeneration. The formulation differs from Macugen and Avastin as do the visual results.