November has been declared by Prevent Blindness as Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month to educate the public on the effects of diabetes on vision, risk factors and treatment options.
Michelle Dalton, ELS
The Centers for Disease Control estimates that more than 84 million U.S. adults, or 40% of the U.S. adult population, is prediabetic.
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Findings from the PERMEATE study used novel diagnostics to quantify response to intravitreal injections
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When used one week after injection, optical coherence tomography angiography can help clinicians determine how effective their treatment has been on neovascular membrane reperfusion.
Using a specific anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) drug in patients with moderately severe to severe nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy (NPDR) can result i
Light-activated AU-011 has the potential to be the first targeted therapy ever developed for the primary treatment of ocular
Factoring in that patients require continual and constant monitoring, maintenance
A phase II clinical trial evaluating suprachoroidal CLS-TA used with intravitreally administered aflibercept in patients with diabetic macular edema (DME) over a 6-month evaluation period—has met both primary and secondary endpoints of vision and anatomic improvement.