Improving patient comfort with intravitreal injections

July 01, 2020

Use of anxiety-screening questionnaires in patients needing intravitreal anti-VEGF injections may help to identify individuals at risk for elevated pain during the procedure, according to research presented at ARVO 2020.

Antihyperglycemic drug associated with reduced risk of new onset AMD

July 01, 2020

A large case-control study found that among adults aged 55 years and older, the use of metformin significantly decreased the risk of being newly diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration within 2 years.