An Introduction to Intravitreal Injections

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  • Post author:Mohammad Ihsan Fazal
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Intravitreal injection is the delivery of a drug via needle directly into the vitreous humour. This is useful in conditions where there is retinal oedema such as in wet AMD, diabetic macular oedema, or retinal vein occlusion. In these conditions, drugs such as Anti-VEGF or corticosteroids are injected intravitreally.

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Taking an Ophthalmic History

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  • Post author:Bilal Abou el ela Bourquin
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Doctors and allied health professionals are often presented with patients who complain of an issue with their eye. Many professionals do not feel confident taking an accurate and comprehensive ophthalmic history. Learning how to take a good history has several benefits.

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