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Research & Reviews  722 results

Full Thickness Macular Hole in AMD Patients Two Distinct Entities? A Multicenter Study.
Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.); Rabina G, Pillar S et. al.

Jul 27th, 2021 - To describe optical coherence tomography (OCT) characteristics of full thickness macular holes (FTMH) in age related macular degeneration (AMD) patients. A multi-center, retrospective, observational case series of patients diagnosed with AMD and F...

Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.); Yang JM, Choi SU et. al.

Jul 17th, 2021 - To demonstrate the effects of epiretinal membrane (ERM) and epiretinal proliferation (EP) on surgical outcomes for full-thickness macular hole (FTMH). Nested case-control study with propensity-score-matching. Patients operated on for FTMH between ...

Gliotic tissue simulating a macular neovascularization in full-thickness macular hole.
European Journal of Ophthalmology; Vigano' C, Borrelli E et. al.

Jul 1st, 2021 - The authors report a case of a male patient affected by macular hole. In particular, a hyperreflective tissue was found on optical coherence tomography (OCT) examination in macular region, just above the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE). OCT angio...

Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.); Savastano A, Bacherini D et. al.

Jun 18th, 2021 - To investigate the vascular remodeling of optical coherence tomography angiography in full-thickness macular hole surgery. This retrospective, observational case series included 33 eyes of 33 patients with a full-thickness macular hole who underwe...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  36 results

Virtual Surgery: Construction of a Training Program and Analysis of Significant Factors for Operating Performance

Mar 4th, 2020 - Background: Operations in the retina and removal of the vitreous body (vitrectomy) is a procedure that is in rapid growth. Demographic mix and a rapidly increasing incidence of lifestyle-related diseases such as diabetes mellitus leads to increase...

Effects of Pneumatic Vitreolysis on Macular Hole

Feb 13th, 2020 - The objective of this trial is to obtain estimates of the proportion of eyes with MH closure of the inner retinal layers for eyes with VMT and full-thickness MHs treated with PVL. Understanding the rates of VMT release and MH closures in eyes with...

Soluble Cluster of Differentiation 160 (sCD160) in Sera and Intra-ocular Fluids: Association With Ischaemic Retinopathies

Dec 16th, 2019 - 120 patients enrolled for ophthalmic surgery (cataract or posterior segment surgery (epiretinal membrane, macular hole, vitrectomy)) will be recruited in the Department of Ophthalmology, Robert Debré Hospital, Reims, France. Each patient will bene...

Effect of Topical Aqueous Suppressants on Intraocular Gas Duration Following Pars Plana Vitrectomy

Sep 4th, 2019 - At the end of some retinal surgeries, a gas bubble is placed in the eye. In surgeries for retinal detachment, this gas bubble helps to keep the tear(s) in the retina sealed up while the eye is healing and prevent the retina from re-detaching. In m...

Evaluation of Retinal Microstructure Detected With Intraoperative Optical Coherence Tomography During Vitrectomy

Feb 20th, 2019 - We evaluate the intraoperative optical coherence tomographic (OCT) images of eyes with idiopathic macular hole (MH) or lamellar macular hole whether the intraoperative OCT findings will affect postoperative visual outcome.

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News  15 results

Not Every Full-Thickness Macular Hole Needs Surgical Repair

May 12th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Some full-thickness macular holes (FTMH) can close without surgery, according to a new case series. "We found that small holes - under 200 microns in diameter - can close within a few months, traumatic macular holes can...

Is Face-Down Positioning After Macular Hole Surgery Still Needed?

Jan 6th, 2021 - Among retina surgeons, there is an ongoing debate around the value and necessity of face-down positioning after macular hole surgery. Historically, patients with macular hole surgery would be positioned face down for 2-3 weeks, although the number...

Surgical Technique Shows Promise for Macular Hole Repair: Ophthalmology Times

Nov 28th, 2017 - The inverted internal limiting membrane flap technique may provide advantages for repairing macular holes compared with the standard surgical approach, according an expert who developed the approach. A new technology -- optical coherence tomograph...

Retina Surgery: Innovation Is Key

Aug 22nd, 2017 - A surgical innovation is defined as a quantum improvement in the treatment of a particular disease or group of diseases, and it is usually developed by an individual or a small group working together, said John Thompson, MD, of the Wilmer Eye Inst...

Drawn to Innovation? Then Set Your Sights on Ophthalmology

Mar 6th, 2017 - The Possibility of Restoring Sight It is a privilege to care for people's eyes. Vision is incredibly important. Cover your eyes with your hands and imagine living in the dark, permanently. Certainly, many blind people lead happy, healthy, and prod...

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