TITLE

Steroids improve serous detachment

AUTHOR(S)
Chang, Andrew; Ciardella, Antonio
PUB. DATE
June 1996
SOURCE
Ophthalmology Times;6/15/96, Vol. 21 Issue 18, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a case of a 35-year-old black male diagnosed with Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease and was commenced on oral steroid therapy. Presenting signs and symptoms; Results of the steroid therapy.
ACCESSION #
9606251943

 

Related Articles

  • Should We Embrace Steroid Injections?  // Review of Ophthalmology;Oct2002, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p86 

    Interviews J. Michael Jumper and Jay S. Duker on the complication of intraocular steroid injection for macular edema. Effectiveness of the intravitreal steroid injections; Efficacy in other forms of diabetic leakage; Comments of Jumper and Duker on the published information on the efficacy of...

  • The Case Against ILM Peeling. Margherio, Alan R. // Review of Ophthalmology;Mar2000, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p66 

    Examines the effects of internal limiting membrane (ILM) peeling on the success of macular hole surgery. Problems stemming from ILM peeling; Comparison between the effectiveness of the peeling and non-peeling approach; Recommendation of cases appropriate for ILM.

  • Macular Holes: Think Outside the Box. Tornambe, Paul E. // Review of Ophthalmology;Aug2001, Vol. 8 Issue 8, p27 

    Focuses on the process in macular hole surgery. Preference of surgeons on prone positioning during macular hole procedures; Guidelines for positioning during operation; Discussion on the medical technique.

  • Advancing OCT technology yields high-resolution retinal images. Hasson, Matt // Ocular Surgery News Europe/Asia-Pacific Edition;Feb2009, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p22 

    The article reveals the potential role of optical coherence tomography (OCT) in enhancing the treatment of retinal disease by generating high-resolution retinal images.

  • Dynamic focal retinal arteriolar vasospasm in migraine. Abdul-Rahman, Anmar M.; Gilhotra, Jagjit S.; Selva, Dinesh // Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Jan2011, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p51 

    A 48-year-old man presented following an episode of sudden onset simultaneous inferior altitudinal visual loss in his left eye and visual obscuration with shimmering in the inferonasal quadrant of the right eye. Clinical examination demonstrated left superior hemiretinal artery occlusion and an...

  • Intravenous Cidofovir for Compassionate Use in AIDS Patients with Cytomegalovirus Retinitis. Berenguer, Juan; Mallolas, Josep // Clinical Infectious Diseases;1/1/2000, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p182 

    Discusses the use of intravenous cidofovir for the treatment of cytomegalovirus retinitis in a sample of patients with acute immune deficiency syndrome who were receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy. Retinitis activity in patients who received a median of nine doses; Number of patients...

  • Trends in Treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema. Ciulla, Thomas A. // Review of Ophthalmology;Feb2002, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p92 

    Evaluates the trends in the treatment of diabetic retinopathy and macular edema in the United States. Control of the systemic development of diabetic retinopathy; Mechanism of laser photocoagulation; Development of pharmacologic therapies.

  • Kenalog: Does It Still Fit Into Clinical Practice? Stephenson, Michelle // Review of Ophthalmology;Aug2006, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p66 

    The article reports on the use of intravitreal kenalog for the treatment of intraocular neovascular and edematous conditions. It discusses the effects and side effects of the treatment to various vision disorders. Kenalog treatment has been found most effective for intraretinal edematous...

  • Study: Ozurdex improves Vision in RVO Patients.  // Review of Ophthalmology;Mar2010, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p83 

    The article reports on a study that demonstrates the efficacy of Ozurdex dexamethasome implantation in the treatment of vision in patients with retinal vein occlusion (RVO).

  • FAME: Steroid implant an efficacious treatment option for diabetic macular edema.  // Endocrine Today;Oct2011, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p36 

    The article reports on Fluocinolone Acetonide in Diabetic Macular Edema, the two phase 3 clinical trials which suggest that low- and high-dose fluocinolone acetonide implants may be effective in the treatment of diabetic macular edema.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics