In this Issue
By Robert L. Avery, MD and Allen C. Ho, MD
Two investigational devices are designed to provide targeted delivery of radiation to reduce damage to the optic nerve and surrounding tissues.
By Compiled BY Jennifer Kreatsoulas, PHD, Senior Associate Editor
The European VitreoRetinal Training School (EVRTS) brings newer surgeons together with the experts in retina.
By Rachel M. Renshaw, Editor-In-Chief
BUSINESS OF RETINA
By Avner Ingerman, MD, MSC; Ashley Lafond; and David Waters-Honcu
By Eugene A. Milder, MD; Paul S. Baker, MD; and Allen Chiang, MD; with Jason HSU, MD; and Carl Park, MD
With the right strategy, one can happily manage multiple commitments.
By J. Fernando Arevalo, MD, FACS
The European School for Advanced Studies in Ophthalmology offers young physicians an interdisciplinary and international postgraduate training experience.
By Stanislao Rizzo, MD; and Giuseppe Guarnaccia, MD
These devices allow surgeons to recognize fundus pathology and treat lesions safely and effectively.
By Masahito Ohji, MD
With Audina M. Berrocal, MD
By Felina V. Zolotarev, BA; Kiran Turka, MD; and Carol L. Shields, MD
ARC1905 shows promise for enhanced efficacy in eyes with wet AMD.
By Jordi Monés, MD
By Alexander M. Eaton, MD
By Peter K. Kaiser, MD; and Viriglio Morales-Canton, MD
A prospective, 6-month, open-label study shows promising results.
By Leonard Feiner, MD
Eighteen-month results show device to be well-tolerated with no serious adverse events.
By Glenn J. Jaffe, MD
Combination therapy with anti-VEGF plus epimacular brachytherapy holds promise.
By Pravin U. Dugel, MD
By David S. Boyer, MD
In an analysis of FAME study data, risk of subsequent procedures was reduced in treated patients.
By P. Andrew Pearson, MD
Novel oral nonretinoid treatment targets visual cycle process that creates toxic byproducts implicated in retinal diseases.
By Nancy Boman, MD, PHD
Laser remains the mainstay of treatment in DME.
By Pascale Massin, MD
A preview of today’s new products
Dr. Binder is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology of the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Retinology and Biomicroscopic Laser Surgery, Rudolf Foundation Clinic, in Vienna, Austria.