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The Retina Channel Podcast

Jul 22, 2019

Dr. Sun discusses Protocol V results that investigated efficacy of 3 treatment approaches for DME in eyes with vision of 20/25 or better: aflibercept injections, focal laser, or observation.

Reference to the publication: 

Baker CW, Glassman AR, Beaulieu WT, Antoszyk AN, Browning DJ, Chalam KV, Grover S, Jampol LM,...

Jun 3, 2019

Dr. Tamer Mahmoud discusses an innovative surgical method for closure of refractory macular holes using autologous retinal transplants. 

Full reference of the discusses article:

Grewal, D. S., Charles, S., Parolini, B., Kadonosono, K., & Mahmoud, T. H. (2019). Autologous Retinal Transplant for Refractory Macular Holes:...

Apr 22, 2019

Dr. Mark Gillies from Sydney, Australia discusses 2-year results of the RIVAL Study which investigated rates of geographic atrophy and visual acuity changes in patients with wet AMD.


Full reference: 

Gillies, M. C., Hunyor, A. P., Arnold, J. J., Guymer, R. H., Wolf, S., Ng, P., . . . McAllister, I. L. (2019). Effect...

Mar 31, 2019

Dr. Richard Rosen discusses a review of perfusion density changes (measured by OCT-Angiography) as measured before and immediately after intravitreal injections. 

Full reference of the article:

Barash, A., Chui, T. Y. P., Garcia, P., & Rosen, R. B. (2019). Acute Macular and Peripapillary Angiographic Changes with...

Feb 22, 2019

Dr. Peter Kertes discusses the publication of the first year results of the CANTREAT study that investigates monthly vs treat-and-extend dosing of ranibizumab for wet AMD. 


Full reference:

Kertes, P. J., Galic, I. J., Greve, M., Williams, R. G., Rampakakis, E., Scarino, A., & Sheidow, T. (2019). Canadian Treat and...