April 2020

 

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COVID-19 In Retina

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Medical Editors’ Page

COVID-19 in Retina

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

SPECIAL COVERAGE OF COVID-19 IN RETINA

COVID-19 Roundtable: How Retina Doctors From Around the United States Are Adjusting Their Clinics

A look at how retina practices have changed their protocols during the COVID-19 outbreak.

By Moderated by S.K. Steven Houston III, MD; With Yewlin Chee, MD; Allen Chiang, MD; John B. Miller, MD; Edwin H. Ryan, MD; and Thanos Papakostas, MD

COVID-19 in the Literature

A digest of published pieces on novel coronavirus.

By the Retina Today Staff

Slit Lamp Droplet Shield

Keep yourself safe, and keep your patients safe.

By John Kenellopoulos, MD

Personal Protective Equipment in the Era of COVID-19

A take on how a Philadelphia ophthalmologist is handling the COVID-19 crisis.

By Omesh P. Gupta, MD, MBA

Resources for Retina Specialists for COVID-19 Education

Stay on top of the latest news by consulting these resources.

By Jayanth Sridhar, MD

Convention Updates

Many ophthalmology meetings set to be held this spring have been rescheduled, postponed, or canceled. This list is accurate as of Retina Today’s press date in early April.

IMAGING

Ultra-Widefield Imaging for Age-Related Macular Degeneration

This technology holds promise for the study of peripheral abnormalities.

By Nathan Arboleda, BS; John B. Miller, MD; Ines Laíns, MD, PhD; Deeba Husain, MD; and Patrick Oellers, MD

SURGICAL PEARLS

Techniques for In-Office Vitreoretinal Procedures

Avoiding trips to the OR when possible can improve efficiency in this busy time.

By María H. Berrocal, MD; Claudia Amaral, BS; and Luis A. Acabá-Berrocal, BS

SPECIAL REPORT

GUARD Against PVR: Methotrexate for Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy After Retinal Detachment Surgery

The phase 3 GUARD trial is evaluating the safety and efficacy of this innovation.

By S.K. Steven Houston III, MD; and David R. Lally, MD

The Winning Pitch Challenge

A resource for innovative retina specialists who need a helping hand.

An Interview With John Pollack, MD

CODING

Coding Competencies for the First-Year Retina Specialist

Joining a new group? Start here for a crash course in common coding scenarios.

By Joy Woodke, COE, OCS, OCSR
 

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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.