In this Issue
An update on new tools and tactics in the OR
Medical Editors’ Page
By Allen C. Ho, MD; and Robert L. Avery, MD
Imaging was essential in guiding the treatment for this pediatric patient.
By Boontip Tipsuriyaporn, MD; and Yoshihiro Yonekawa, MD
Highlighting the characteristics of this condition that is experiencing a resurgence in some parts of the world.
By Sukumaran Ramanathan, MB, BS, FRCSEd, DO; and Agata Nizankowska, MB, BS
Partial spontaneous resolution was documented over 30 months in this case report.
By Sunidhi Ramesh, BS; Min Kim, MD; and Carol L. Shields, MD
Debates were frequent at the VBS panel at the Mediterranean Retina 2019 meeting.
By R. Ross Lakhanpal, MD, FACS
A number of videos recently uploaded to Eyetube show innovative, cutting-edge techniques.
By Michael A. Klufas, MD
Improved fluidics and illumination are features of this vitrectomy system.
By Ashley M. Crane, MD; and David A. Eichenbaum, MD
Scleral fixation of a lens with two eyelets requires precise sclerotomy placement and suture management to avoid rotation.
By Thomas L. Jenkins, MD; Ravi R. Pandit, MD, MPH; and David Xu, MD
New laser technology may lead to increased use in some patients.
By Ragui W. Sedeek, MD
This noninvasive, high-speed imaging technique can improve macular hole closure visualization and minimize discomfort for patients.
By Michael C. Renfroe, BSA; Gowtham Jonna, MD; Yong Ren, MMS; Saradha Chexal, MD; and Chirag D. Jhaveri, MD
A pearl for this not uncommon occurrence could reduce the risk of patient injury.
By John W. Kitchens, MD
Although no major studies have analyzed this phenomenon, anecdotal evidence can be instructive.
By Madeleine Webb, BA, BS; and Brian C. Joondeph, MD, MPS
A new probe makes a big leap.
By Peter A. Karth, MD, MBA
The 100% duty cycle allows constant aspiration with a consistent flow rate.
By Rahul K. Reddy, MD, MHS
Documenting the periphery is vital in many retinal pathologies.
By Manish Nagpal, MS, DO, FRCS(Edin); Gayathri Mohan, MS; Akshar Soni, MS; Sham Talati, DO; and Navneet Mehrotra, DNB, MNAMS
Just a pain for the patient or a canary in a coal mine?
By Kimberly M. Winges, MD
PA AVENUE UPDATES
New one-time treatments require new reimbursement models.
By Thomas A. Ciulla, MD, MBA
Understanding the changes that occurred on January 1 can help prevent claim denials.