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To report the incidence and course of ocular hypertension after intravitreal injection of 2-mg triamcinolone acetonide (IVT).
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Name: Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Intravitreal injections of antibiotics and anti-inflammatories are used by some cataract surgeons for surgical prophylaxis. To support this prophylaxis, intravitreal triamcinolone-moxifloxacin (TM) an...
We compared the efficacy of sub-Tenon triamcinolone acetonide (STTA) to intravitreal triamcinolone aceto-nide (IVTA) injections during cataract surgery (CS) for patients with diabetic macular edema (D...
Non-infectious uveitis has been treated historically with corticosteroid therapy in varying doses and routes. Triesence, a preservative-free sterile formulation of triamcinolone acetonide, has been us...
Intravitreal injections (IVI) of slow-release dexamethasone (DEX) are generally well tolerated. Ocular hypertension (OHT) and cataracts are the most common adverse effects of DEX-implant (DEX-I).
To determine the rate of ocular hypertension (OHT) after dexamethasone intravitreal implant in routine clinical practice and identify patient characteristics associated with a risk for glaucoma surger...
Intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide (IVTA) is a commonly employed treatment for various vitreoretinal disorders. However, approximately 23% to 50% of patients who receive IVTA develop oc...
The use of intravitreal corticosteroids in the management ocular inflammatory diseases has recently gained widespread acceptance. The purpose of this study is to determine if the use of in...
Intravitreal triamcinolone has been effective for central macular thickness reduction and concomitant visual acuity improvement in patients with diabetic macular edema (DME). VEGF is a ver...
The study involves the enrollment of patients over 18 years of age with diabetic macular edema(DME). Patients with one study eye will be randomly assigned (stratified by visual acuity and ...
Macular edema is the most common sight threatening complication of uveitis which can lead to permanent loss of central vision. Triamcinolone acetonide ( the study drug)injection for treatm...
An esterified form of TRIAMCINOLONE. It is an anti-inflammatory glucocorticoid used topically in the treatment of various skin disorders. Intralesional, intramuscular, and intra-articular injections are also administered under certain conditions.
A glucocorticoid given, as the free alcohol or in esterified form, orally, intramuscularly, by local injection, by inhalation, or applied topically in the management of various disorders in which corticosteroids are indicated. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p739)
Ocular manifestations secondary to various NEOPLASMS in which antibodies to antigens of the primary tumor cross-react with ocular antigens. This autoimmune response often leads to visual loss and other ocular dysfunctions.
A condition in which the intraocular pressure is elevated above normal and which may lead to glaucoma.
The dioptric adjustment of the EYE (to attain maximal sharpness of retinal imagery for an object of regard) referring to the ability, to the mechanism, or to the process. Ocular accommodation is the effecting of refractive changes by changes in the shape of the CRYSTALLINE LENS. Loosely, it refers to ocular adjustments for VISION, OCULAR at various distances. (Cline et al., Dictionary of Visual Science, 4th ed)
The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved on October 8th 2013 Adempas® (riociguat) tablets for: (i) the treatment of adults with persistent/recurrent chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) (WHO* Group 4) after ...
Cardiology is a specialty of internal medicine. Cardiac electrophysiology : Study of the electrical properties and conduction diseases of the heart. Echocardiography : The use of ultrasound to study the mechanical function/physics of the h...