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The Retina Channel Podcast

Jun 8, 2020

Dr. Gupta discusses findings of this large retrospective study on the risk and associations of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment after intravitreal anti-VEGF injections.

Discussed article: 

Storey PP, Pancholy M, Wibbelsman TD, et al. Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment after Intravitreal Injection of Anti-Vascular...

Apr 20, 2020

In a panel discussion with Dr. Koushan, Drs. Daniel Ting, Olivia Li and Steven Yeh discuss the preparedness of ophthalmologists in the COVID-19 crisis. The discussion is based on the most recent Ophthalmology editorial:

Preparedness among Ophthalmologists: During and Beyond the COVID-19 Pandemic. Olivia Li, Ji-PengWong,...

Apr 6, 2020

Dr. Leffler discusses his team's analysis of the country-wide mortality from COVID-19 pandemic and its correlation with mask usage by the public.

Full reference:

Leffler CT, Ing E, McKeown CA, Pratt D, Grzybowski A. Final Country-wide Mortality from the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic and Notes Regarding Mask...

Mar 29, 2020

Dr. Shildkrot discusses progression of glaucomatous changes in 28 eyes that were receiving anti-VEGF injections.

Discussed article:

Effects of Intravitreal Anti-VEGF Therapy on Glaucoma-like Progression in Susceptible Eyes, Du, Jeanette MD; Patrie, James T ; Prum, Bruce E.; Netland, Peter A.; Shildkrot, Yevgeniy (Eugene)...

Feb 27, 2020

Dr. Philip Hykin discusses the LEAVO trial which was a large prospective trial comparing the efficacy of three main anti-VEGF intravitreal injections (bevacizumab, ranibizumab and aflibercept) for treating macular edema secondary to Central Retinal Vein Occlusion.

The discussed article:

Clinical Effectiveness...