Posts From November, 2015

Retina Sub-day AAO 2015 – Day 2 – Las Vegas, Nevada

Dr. Sachin Mehta Reports from AAO Retina Subday – Day 2 Dr. Jay Duker reported on the use of a relatively new diagnostic imaging modality: optical coherence tomography angiography (OCT-A). OCT-A is a non-invasive imaging modality that uses motion contrast between OCT images in order to generate volumetric angiograms.  The retinal and choroidal vasculature can… Read More »

Retina Sub-day AAO 2015 – Day 1 – Las Vegas, Nevada

There was an excellent debate between Dr. Michael Stewart and Dr. Caroline Baumal regarding the optimal timing for vitrectomy for retained lens fragments (RLF) after complex cataract surgery. Several studies have shown that the optimal time to intervene is approximately 3-7 days, however, the timing is dependent on several factors, such as the amount of… Read More »