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Coverage from the

American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) 2019 Annual Meeting

July 26 - 30, 2019; Chicago, Illinois

July 26 - 30, 2019 Chicago, Illinois

Conference News

Popular News from ASRS 2018

  • Spikes in Aflibercept Inflammations Worry Specialists Spikes in Aflibercept Inflammations Worry Specialists A recent increase in inflammations associated with aflibercept injections is puzzling investigators, who report that some patients lost at least two lines of vision.
  • Unsafe Ocular Stem Cell Treatments Prevalent Unsafe Ocular Stem Cell Treatments Prevalent Experimental stem cell therapies for eye conditions have resulted in serious adverse events, including blinding complications, and should be avoided, investigators caution.
  • Implant Poised to Transform Macular Degeneration Treatment Implant Poised to Transform Macular Degeneration Treatment A system that delivers ranibizumab without injections could be a turning point for patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration, results from the highly anticipated LADDER trial show.

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