Diabetic Macular Edema

Deep Learning Could Transform Ophthalmology

August 11, 2020

In a comparison with manual human grading, investigators find machine learning model produced no statically significant differences in Dice coefficients.

How Ophthalmology Has Evolved During COVID-19

July 29, 2020

A perspective on what's moved virtually, and what hasn't, since the pandemic began in March.

Study Warrants Screening for Both Eyes in DME Patients

July 29, 2020

An interview with a Cleveland Clinic investigator on adjusting macular edema screening methods.

How Ophthalmology Has Evolved During COVID-19

July 29, 2020

A perspective on what's moved virtually, and what hasn't, since the pandemic began in March.

Study Warrants Screening for Both Eyes in DME Patients

July 28, 2020

An interview with a Cleveland Clinic investigator on adjusting macular edema screening methods.

Anti-VEGF Injections Associated with Cognitive Impairment in AMD Patients

July 28, 2020

Interim findings from a cross-sectional study shows a correlation between worse cognitive scoring and a greater rate of intravitreal injections.

Telescreening Programs Could Help Identify the Rates of Retinal Pathology

July 28, 2020

A total of 115 of 200 examined eyes had some form of diabetic retinopathy in data presented at the ASRS 2020 virtual meeting.

Billing Codes Could be Useful in Capturing DME in Patients with NPDR

July 27, 2020

In research presented at ASRS 2020, investigators found 56% of patients with PDR had a DME code, with a sensitivity of 85%.

Anti-VEGF Treat-and-Extend Regimen Benefits nAMD through Six Years

July 27, 2020

A new analysis of a trio of intravitreal agents show maintained visual acuity in treatment-naive patients for at least 5 years.

Improving Ophthalmology Screening and Telemedicine

July 27, 2020

The specialty is on the precipice of advancement. What gets it over the hurdle?