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PURPOSE To evaluate the presence of cognitive biases among retina physicians when recommending treatment options for exudative age-related macular degeneration. METHODS Two random samples of retina specialists were surveyed regarding their treatment and dosing regimen choices among three anti-vascular endothelial growth factor biologics (aflibercept,(More)
PURPOSE To report the 1 year results of a novel surgical technique for sutureless scleral fixation of a 3-piece intraocular lens. METHODS Retrospective consecutive series of patients who underwent sutureless scleral fixation of a three-piece intraocular lens. All patients were required to have at least 1 year of follow-up to be included in the series.(More)
PURPOSE To identify risk factors for the development of choroidal neovascularization (CNV) and vision loss in the Fellow Eye Study of the Choroidal Neovascularization Prevention Trial. METHODS Retrospective review of 121 patients enrolled in a multicentered, randomized, controlled trial. Patients had neovascular age-related macular degeneration in one eye(More)
PURPOSE To assess the visual outcomes of patients with stage 4A retinal detachments (RDs) from retinopathy of prematurity (ROP). DESIGN Retrospective review of a consecutive case series of children referred to the pediatric retina service of Associated Retinal Consultants, Royal Oak, Michigan. PARTICIPANTS Forty-five eyes of 39 children. METHODS The(More)
PURPOSE To establish a classification system for congenital X-linked retinoschisis (CXLRS) using clinical examination and optical coherence tomography (OCT). METHODS Thirty-eight eyes of 19 patients who carried a clinical diagnosis of CXLRS were examined with OCT and clinical examination. Eyes were classified into one of four types based on a combination(More)
PURPOSE To describe the natural history of a series of patients with a small foveal or juxtafoveal red lesion. METHODS Retrospective chart review of 13 patients with a small foveal or juxtafoveal red spot. Long-term follow-up examination was obtained in seven patients. RESULTS Thirteen patients with a mean age of 34.6 years are reported. Initial visual(More)
PURPOSE To report longer-term outcomes in eyes undergoing 25-gauge transconjunctival sutureless vitrectomy. DESIGN Retrospective, noncomparative, case series. METHODS Chart review of the initial 45 consecutive patients (45 eyes) that underwent TSV by one surgeon (T.S.H.) for idiopathic epiretinal membrane (n = 15), refractory diabetic macular edema (n =(More)
PURPOSE To identify changes in intraocular pressure (IOP) after vitreoretinal surgical procedures in eyes that received either difluprednate ophthalmic emulsion 0.05% (DP) or prednisolone acetate ophthalmic suspension 1% (PA). METHODS A retrospective chart review compared a consecutive series of 100 patients who received DP with 100 patients who received(More)