Diabetic Macular Edema

Identifying risk factors for severe diabetic eye disease

July 01, 2020

An analysis using a large commercial claims database found that almost 3% of patients developed severe diabetic eye disease within 5 years of being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. Clinical and demographic risk factors were also identified.

New Protocol V findings offer guidance for managing DME

July 01, 2020

A new analysis from the DRCR Network Protocol V showed that many patients with center-involved diabetic macular edema and good vision do not require treatment for visual acuity loss.