intravitreal, VEGF Therapy, macula


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November 2009


Bringing Dry AMD Into Focus
By:  Andrew E. Mathis, PhD, Medical Editor
A recap of dry AMD research and analysis presented at our 2009 annual meeting

Genetic Biomarkers for AMD
By:  Fareed Ali, MD, FRCS(C)

Managing Complications of Radiation Retinopathy
By:  Joanne C. Wen, MD; Tara A. McCannel, MD, PhD

Preclinical and Phase 1 Drugs in Development for Dry AMD: An Overview
By:  Philip J. Rosenfeld, M.D., Ph.D.; John Legarreta, BFA

Vitamins and AMD
By:  Emily Y. Chew, M.D.
What should we know about the current state of nutritional supplementation in AMD?

Questions Remain About ASCs
By:  Andrew E. Mathis, PhD, Medical Editor
What are the barriers that remain to moving more retinal surgeries into ambulatory surgical centers?

ILM Removal as a Prophylaxis of ERM Formation After Vitrectomy
By:  Jerzy Nawrocki, MD. PhD; Janusz Michalewski, MD, PhD; Zofia Michalewska, MD, PhD; Dominik Odrobina, MD, PhD

Perfluoron and Silicone Oil for Complex Retinal Detachments
By:  Steven M. Cohen, MD
A retinal surgeon shares his experience with this new visualization agent

Connecting to a Win-Win?
By:  RenĂ© Luthe, Senior Associate Editor
Image management systems can be particularly helpful to retinal physicians

Estimation on the Incidence and OCT Risk Factors for RPE Tears After Intravitreal Anti-VEGF Injections
By:  Carsten H. Meyer, M.D.; Clement Chan, MD; Christoph Clemens, MD; Frank G. Holz, MD

Complete Spontaneous Resolution of Full-thickness Macular Hole With OCT-documented Restoration of Normal Foveal Contour
By:  Elad Moisseiev, MD; Dafna Goldenberg, MD; Adiel Barak, MD; Anat Loewenstein, MD


By:  Jason S. Slakter, M.D.
From the editor-in-chief

Subspecialty News
By:  Jerry Helzner, Senior Editor
New data from Practices and Trends survey; CMS had planned $7 Avastin reimbursement; Sustained-release Lucentis; and more

Journal Club
Recent notable studies to stimulate discussion

Coding Q&A
By:  Riva Lee Asbell
Medicare rulings on intravitreal injections

Clinical Trial Spotlight
By:  Andrew E. Mathis, PhD, Medical Editor
The One-L LAMA