Diabetic Retinopathy Approaches Refined by New Trial Results

Source: Medscape

Data from clinical trials are prompting leading diabetic retinopathy specialists to change their approach to treatment, according to a Medscape report.

The Protocol studies conducted by the DRCR Retina Network, which is funded by the National Institutes of Health, and published over the past 2 years have clarified which patients to treat most aggressively, said Jay Sridhar, MD, from the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami.

Talks on the clinical implications of these studies are scheduled for the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) 2020 Annual Meeting, which will take place online this year.

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