[Diffuse diabetic macular edema. Intraocular pressure after intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide].

@article{Kreissig2005DiffuseDM,
  title={[Diffuse diabetic macular edema. Intraocular pressure after intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide].},
  author={Ingrid Kreissig and Robert F. Degenring and Jost Bruno Jonas},
  journal={Der Ophthalmologe : Zeitschrift der Deutschen Ophthalmologischen Gesellschaft},
  year={2005},
  volume={102 2},
  pages={153-7}
}
BACKGROUND Intraocular pressure (IOP) after intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide (TA) for diffuse diabetic macular edema will be analyzed. PATIENTS AND METHODS This prospective, non-randomized interventional case-series study included 69 patients (n=81 eyes) with diffuse diabetic macular edema receiving intravitreal TA (about 20 mg); 4 eyes had re-injection. Follow-up was 7.66+/-7.36 months. RESULTS IOP increased significantly (p<0.001, Wilcoxon) from mean preoperative 15.4+/-3.2 mmHg to… CONTINUE READING