JAN 22, 2013
By Neil Bressler, MD; Kimberly Drenser, MD, PhD; Dante Pieramici, MD
Committee on Aging
Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Retina/Vitreous
This podcast series from the Academy's Committee on Aging features leading experts who discuss clinical experiences and the differences in caring for older adults.
Dr. Neil Bressler leads a discussion on the management of older patients with diabetes, especially those who develop diabetic retinopathy and macular edema or present with ocular and systemic comorbidities.
Financial Disclosures: Dr. Drenser discloses an equity stake in FocusROP and Retinal Solutions and is a consultant to Synergetics. Dr. Pieramici is a consultant to Alimera, ThromboGenics, Genentech, Allergan, and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals. Dr. Bressler is a consultant to Abbott Medical Optics, Alimera Sciences, Allergan, Bausch & Lomb, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Carl Zeiss Meditec, DIAGNOS, ForSight Labs, Genentech, Genzyme, Lumenis, Notal Vision, Novartis, Pfizer, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Steba Biotech, EMMES Corporation, and ThromboGenics.
Funded in part by the Retina Research Foundation