Geriatrics

Anti-VEGF Injections Associated with Cognitive Impairment in AMD Patients

July 28, 2020

Article

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

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

July 27, 2020

Article

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

Video

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

Mixed Results in Ongoing Brolucizumab Study for nAMD

July 27, 2020

Article

A large proportion of nAMD patients treated with anti-VEGF therapies continue to have active disease and fluid.

What Is the Cross-Specialty Collaboration for Retina Disease?

July 26, 2020

Video

A look at how the specialty functions in telemedicine, and how it could work better with primary care physicians and endocrinologists.

The Burdens of Nonproliferative Diabetic Retinopathy

July 26, 2020

Video

How the condition affects both the vision and mindset of patients, and what clinical outcomes for anti-VEGF research do to address it.

How Diabetics Progress to Retina Complications

July 25, 2020

Video

A look at how primary care patients begin to present with diabetic retinopathy risk.

Annual Alzheimer Disease Pipeline Shows Rapid Progress in Clinical Research

July 24, 2020

Article

As of February, 121 unique therapies are involved in clinical trials for Alzheimer disease, with putative disease-modifying agents targeting disease onset or progression accounting for the largest number.

Cataract Surgery Increases Risk of Diabetic Retinopathy

July 20, 2020

Article

Cataracts and diabetic retinopathy are the 2 leading causes of acquired blindness worldwide.

Insufficient Data to Accurately Monitor Most At-Risk Communities for Flu

July 11, 2020

Article

It is important to understand how and why disease risk and health burden vary by socioeconomic status.

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