November 2016

Features

A Novel Approach for RD in Viral Retinitis

The PFO-foscarnet pocket is an option for treating a detached retina in this difficult clinical setting.

A Simplified, 3-Step Approach To Macular Peeling

Biologic stain facilitates this ‘real-world’ approach for persistent or recurrent ERMs.

Making the Case for Combined Phacovitrectomy

Performing phacoemulsification and vitrectomy in one procedure makes sense for the surgeon and patient.

New Thinking on Diabetes and the Retina

The process of retinal neurodegeneration precedes microvascular disease.

Departments

Clinical Trial Closeup

Can Brimonidine Reduce GA Progression?

Phase IIA trial shows potential of its neuroprotective properties for retinal disease.

Coding Commentary

Handling Overfill for Single-Use Drugs

What CMS expects for documentation and reporting of leftover anti-VEGF drugs.

Editor's Page

Innovation Insight

Shaping Watson Computing for the Clinic

Cognitive imaging in ophthalmology could be about a year away. Here’s what it might look like.

Medical Retina Fellows Forum

A Common Masquerade in AMD

The challenge of managing non-vascularized retinal pigment epithelial detachments.

News

North of the Border

‘Soup & Sandwich’ Silicone Oil Removal

Skimming technique avoids consequences of other approaches.

Retina Rounds

A Scotoma the Shape of Australia

Does this patient have a white dot syndrome?

Surgical Pearl Video

A Heads-up, 3D View on Surgery

Trying out a new digital surgical microscope.

Video Vault

Minimally invasive management of lenticular deposits

Akshay Thomas, MD, MS, of Tennessee Retina demonstrates his surgical technique for removing posterior intraocular lens deposits.