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There are few real-life studies on the intravitreal 0.7-mg dexamethasone implant for the treatment of diabetic macular edema (DME) conducted in Latin America. We aimed to assess the effectiveness and safety of this implant in clinical practice.
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Name: Ophthalmologica. Journal international d'ophtalmologie. International journal of ophthalmology. Zeitschrift fur Augenheilkunde
Dexamethasone intravitreal corticosteroid implants (OZURDEX) have been used to treat subretinal fluid associated with several retinal diseases. We describe the use of a dexamethasone intravitreal impl...
To evaluate changes in colour vision following intravitreal injection of Dexamethasone implant (Ozurdex) in patients with diabetic macular oedema (DMO). Both red-green (RG) and yellow-blue (YB) chroma...
To evaluate the long-term safety of dexamethasone intravitreal implant (DEX) in patients treated for macular edema associated with retinal vein occlusion (RVO) or noninfectious posterior segment uveit...
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).
This study evaluates the effectiveness of a single-dose dexamethasone implant (DI) as an auxiliary therapy to continued intravitreal ranibizumab (IVR) treatment in patients with persistent diabetic ma...
Intravitreal Ozurdex implant therapy improves visual outcome and OCT findings. The purpose of this study is that these results are correlated with the change of cytokine level known to be ...
Immune rejection episodes after penetrating keratoplasty occur in 30% of patients and constitute one of the main factors reducing graft survival. They mainly occur during the first 18 mont...
This study will evaluate the safety and efficacy of dexamethasone intravitreal implant (Ozurdex®) compared to ranibizumab (Lucentis®) in patients with branch retinal vein occlusion (BRVO...
The study is intended to characterize the clinical benefit regarding safety and efficacy of a long term treatment with Lucentis in comparison with Ozurdex over an additional 6 months and a...
This observational study will evaluate the safety, efficacy, characteristics of patients, characteristics of physicians and quality of life in patients who are prescribed OZURDEX® as trea...
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Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, practicability, etc., of these interventions in individual cases or series.
Insertion of an implant into the bone of the mandible or maxilla. The implant has an exposed head which protrudes through the mucosa and is a prosthodontic abutment.
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Diabetes is a lifelong condition that causes a person's blood sugar level to become too high. The two main types of diabetes are: type 1 diabetes type 2 diabetes In the UK, diabetes affects approximately 2.9 million people. There are a...