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Can Fluoconinole Acetonide Implants Manage Uveitis?

Author(s)/Faculty: Sunil Srivastava, MD
Release Date: 6/1/2012Expiration Date: 5/31/2015
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In this analysis of the pooled data from the three fluocinolone acetonide implant studies, IMP eyes were more likely to have significant vision improvement vs SOC and FEL eyes. IMP eyes on average improved 1 line over 24 months vs FEL and SOC eyes which either remained the same or slightly worsened. IMP eyes were also more likely to have improvement in fluorescein leakage than FEL and SOC eyes at 24 months. Subgroups analysis revealed eyes with a diagnosis of birdshot choroidopathy had more visual improvement with an IMP vs SOC and FEL...