By David A. Plager, MD
    Subspecialty Day 2011: Pediatric Ophthalmology
    Pediatric Ophth/Strabismus

    While propranolol has proven safe and effective in many infants with vision-threatening hemangiomas, Dr. David Plager reminds physicians that other treatment options including intralesional steroids and surgical resection may be preferred for some patients. In this 2011 Subspecialty Day presentation, he reviews the propranolol treatment strategy used at Indiana University and how to optimize safety in these young patients.