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Comparison of Triamcinolone vs Bevacizumab Combined with Grid Laser in ME Due to BRVO

Advantages: To compare the effectiveness of intravitreal triamcinolone and bevacizumab injections combined with grid laser photocoagulation for macular edema due to branch retinal vein occlusion. Methods: Retrospective, comparative, interventional clinical study. 37 patients with macular edema due to branch retinal vein occlusion treated with intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide injection combined with grid laser photocoagulation and 18...

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Early Treatment of ME Secondary to CRVO with Intravitreal Bevacizumab

Advantages: To evaluate visual and anatomical outcomes of macular edema (ME) secondary to central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO) after early onset treatment with intravitreal injections of bevacizumab (IVB). Methods: Ten consecutive eyes with ME secondary to nonischemic CRVO were included in this retrospective study. All patients had fundus fluorescein angiography (FFA) and optical coherence tomography at presentation. All patients were...

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Intravitreal Triamcinolone Acetonide Injection for the Management of Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion

N. Acar, M. Çakır, Y. B. Ünver, Z. Kapran, T. Altan, Z. Bayraktar, E. Y. Pınarcı, I. Perente, M. Dogan Purpose: To evaluate the efficacy of intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide (IVTA) injection for the treatment of macular edema (ME) due to branch retinal vein occlusion (BRVO) by OCT. Methods: In this prospective study, a total 42 eyes of 42 patients with BRVO in which visual acuity is ≤ 0.5 Snellen lines with ME were included in...

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Intravitreal Triamcinolone Acetonide Injection for the Management of Diabetic Macular Edema

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2005/congress/Intravitreal-Triamcinolone-Acetonide-Injection-for-the-Management-of-Diabetic-Macular-Edema.swf Mehmet Cakir, MD, C. Aslı Utine, MD, Nur Acar, MD, Y. Banu Ünver, MD, Muhammed Beyazal, MD, Irfan Perente, MD, Tugrul Altan, MD, Zerrin Bayraktar, MD, E. Yaman Pınarcı, MD, Ziya Kapran – Beyoglu Eye Research and Education Hospital, Istanbul Purpose: To evaluate the efficacy of intravitreal...

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Results of Surgery in Traumatic Macular Holes

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2005/congress/Results-of-Surgery-in-Traumatic-Macular-Holes.swf Tugrul Altan, Mehmet Çakir, Ziya Kapran, Irfan Perente, Nur Acar, Yaprak B. Ünver, Zerrin Bayraktar, Canan Aslı Utine Purpose: To evaluate the anatomical and functional success of pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) in traumatic macular holes. Methods: The records of 5 eyes of 5 patients who underwent PPV due to traumatic macular hole between September 2001...

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Intraoperative and Postoperative Complications after Vitrectomy in Diabetic Cases

Nur Acar, MD, Yaprak Banu Unver, MD, Ziya Kapran, MD, Mehmet Cakır, MD, Zerrin Bayraktar, MD, Tugrul Altan, MD, Basak Yılmaz, MD, Irfan Perente, MD Purpose: To evaluate the incidence of intraoperative and postoperative complications encountered after pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) in diabetic cases. Methods: The medical records of 201 consecutive eyes with diabetic retinopathy that underwent PPV were reviewed retrospectively for the...

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OCT Findings in Diabetic Macular Edema after Intravitreal Triamcinolone Acetonide

Eylem Yaman, MD, Mehmet Cakır, Ziya Kapran, MD, Irfan Perente, MD, Yaprak Banu Unver, MD, Nur Acar, MD, Tugrul Altan, MD, Zerrin Bayraktar, MD, Muhammet Beyazal, MD Purpose: To determine the efficacy of intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide on diabetic macular edema (ME) by optical coherence tomography (OCT). Methods: In this prospective study performed in Beyoglu Eye Education and Research Hospital between January and March 2004, 16 eyes...

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The Effect of Preoperative Scatter Photocoagulation on Visual Outcome on Vitrectomize Diabetic Cases

Yaprak Banu Ünver, MD, Nur Acar, MD, Ziya Kapran, MD, Mehmet Çakır, MD, Zerrin Bayraktar, MD, Tugrul Altan, MD, Irfan Perente, MD Purpose: To evaluate the effect of preoperative scatter photocoagulation on visual outcome in vitrectomized diabetic cases. Methods: Retrospective review of 163 consecutive eyes undergoing vitrectomy for intravitreal/subhyaloid hemorrages and macula threatening tractional/rhegmatogenous retinal detachment. The...

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