July/August 2018

 

In this Issue

Level Up

Pro Tips For Raising Your Pediatric Retina Game.

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UP FRONT

Medical Editors’ Page

Take Off the Kid Gloves

By Allen C. Ho, MD, and Robert L. Avery, MD

FELLOWS’ FOCUS

Transition Time

The new Fellows’ Focus section editors ask their predecessors for insights about fellowship.

By Durga Borkar, MD; Philip Storey, MD; and Daniel Su, MD

BUSINESS MATTERS

Coding Advisor

Modifier Mastery

These pearls and sample scenarios will enhance your knowledge.

By Sue Vicchrilli, COT, OCS, OCSR

RETINA SURGERY

Retina Pearls

Top Five Pointers for Working With Silicone Oil

This viscous tamponade agent can be useful for complex retinal detachments, but it requires finesse.

By Ariel Tyring, MD; Steven S. Saraf, MD; and Lisa C. Olmos de Koo, MD
Global Perspectives

A Deep Dive on Central Serous Chorioretinopathy

Management of this condition can be challenging, especially in chronic cases.

By José A. Roca, MD, and Natalia Alpízar-Alvarez, MD

VISUALLY SPEAKING

Retinal Detachment With Giant Retinal Tear and Macular Hole

By Matteo Forlini, MD; Alesandro Romani, MD; and Purva Date, DNB, FVRS

COVER FOCUS: LEVEL UP

Pearls for Pediatric Retinal Surgery

The eyes are smaller, so different approaches are called for.

By Caroline R. Baumal, MD; and Audina M. Berrocal, MD

Pediatric Trauma Requires an Individualized Approach

Consultation with other subspecialists may be called for.

By M. Elizabeth Hartnett, MD

In Pediatric Oncology, Zebras Are Everywhere

A complex case presentation leads to a diagnosis of bilateral retinoblastoma.

By Timothy G. Murray, MD, MBA, FACS; Victor Villegas, MD; Aaron Gold, OD; Audina M. Berrocal, MD; and Ziad Khatib, MD

Harnessing the Power of Digital Technology for ROP Care in Developing Nations

The Global Education Network for Retinopathy of Prematurity is using digital technology in several ongoing programs.

By Ruik Chee, MD; J. Peter Campbell, MD, MPH; and R.V. Paul Chan, MD

SUBFOCUS: DRUG DELIVERY

Topical Drug Delivery for Retinal Disease Management

The cornea and sclera stand in the way of this more convenient, less invasive drug delivery modality.

By David S. Boyer, MD

Less Invasive Treatment for Uveitis

An injectable sustained drug delivery system may have advantages over existing options.

By Glenn J. Jaffe, MD

A Long-Term Treatment Option for AMD?

A principal investigator for a surgically implanted port delivery system talks about the device’s design and performance in patients with wet AMD.

An interview with Carl D. Regillo, MD

IN THE BACK

Meeting Minutes

 

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About Retina Today

Retina Today is a publication that delivers the latest research and clinical developments from areas such as medical retina, retinal surgery, vitreous, diabetes, retinal imaging, posterior segment oncology and ocular trauma. Each issue provides insight from well-respected specialists on cutting-edge therapies and surgical techniques that are currently in use and on the horizon.