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Advances in DME Therapy

Author(s)/Faculty: James M. Klancnik, Jr., MD; Keith A. Warren, MD; Szilard Kiss, MD
Release Date: 1/11/2012Expiration Date: 1/10/2013
Credit Type: CMENumber of Credits: 0
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Three expert vitreoretinal specialists discuss Diabetic Macular Edema (DME): etiology, pathophysiology and incidence. The importance of timely diagnosis is emphasized in the clinical context of routine cataract surgery. Pivotal findings from leading clinical trials evaluating injectable VEGF inhibition, intravitreal corticosteroids, and focal/grid laser therapy are analyzed. Evidence-based DME treatment recommendations are presented.