Hydroxychloroquine Screening Alert: Change is in the Wind.

Abstract

Recent studies have changed the management of hydroxychloroquine retinopathy. This editorial outlines a new standard. Estimate dose by real weight, staying below 5 mg/kg. Asian patients may show initial damage outside the parafovea. Renal disease, maculopathy, and tamoxifen are major risk factors. Proper screening allows long usage and avoids bull's eye… (More)
DOI: 10.3928/23258160-20170130-01

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