AMD/RETINA

This study sought to determine the impact of bariatric surgery on diabetic retinopathy compared to medical treatment.

In this systematic review and meta-analysis, 14 studies comparing diabetic retinopathy in patients undergoing bariatric surgery to medical management, were included. The 14 studies were comprised of 110,300 surgical patients and 252,289 control patients.

There was a statistically significantly lower post-operative…

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  1. Dec 17, 2020

Most patients starting brolucizumab switch from prior anti-VEGF therapy

Approximately 94% of patients initiating treatment with brolucizumab for wet AMD switched from a different anti-VEGF treatment, according to data presented at AAO 2020 Virtual.

Using patients…

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  1. Jan 11, 2021

How does bariatric surgery impact diabetic retinopathy?

This study sought to determine the impact of bariatric surgery on diabetic retinopathy compared to medical treatment.

In this systematic review and meta-analysis, 14 studies comparing diabetic…