Frequency-doubled Nd:YAG laser for the treatment of exudative diabetic maculopathy

@article{Saeed2001FrequencydoubledNL,
  title={Frequency-doubled Nd:YAG laser for the treatment of exudative diabetic maculopathy},
  author={Manzar Saeed and Dipak V. Parmar and Dominic Mchugh},
  journal={Eye},
  year={2001},
  volume={15},
  pages={712-718}
}
Purpose To determine the clinical efficacy of frequency-doubled Nd:YAG (FD YAG) laser for the treatment of diabetic clinically significant macular oedema (CSMO).Methods A prospective pilot study was carried out on 55 eyes with CSMO. FD YAG laser exposures were applied in a focal or grid pattern. The results were evaluated by Snellen visual acuity, slit-lamp biomicroscopy, colour photography and fundus fluorescein angiography.Results At mean review of 5.3 months, macular oedema had resolved… CONTINUE READING
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