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October 2005

EyeNet Selections

The Best of Retina

AMD: New Screening Tests  96 KB
The number of people at risk for AMD is ballooning.
Two new screens may help identify them.

Retinopathy of Prematurity  82 KB
Preemies will benefit from effective risk calculation and
early treatment.

Photodynamic Therapy for AMD  113 KB
PDT with verteporfin is safe and effective for treating CNV.

Kenalog Injections  238 KB
A number of retinal problems can be treated with intravitreal
triamcinolone, but the risks warrant careful technique.

Retinal Vein Occlusion and Macular Edema  313 KB
A variety of drugs and surgical approaches are under study;
how are they progressing?

Complete EyeNet Selections: Retina  1.44 MB