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Perfluorodissection in Vitreoretinal Surgery: A Novel Technique

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2006/videos/Perfluorodissection-in-Vitreoretinal-Surgery:-A-Novel-Technique.flv J. Fernando Arevalo, MD, FACS (Caracas, Venezuela), Juan G. Sanchez, MD (Caracas, Venezuela) SYNOPSIS Improvement in surgical techniques has led to improved anatomic and functional success rates following surgery for severe complications of proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR) and uveitic vitreo-retinal complications. We found that...

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Intravitreal Bevacizumab (Avastin) for Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy

J. Fernando Arevalo, MD, FACS (Caracas, Venezuela), Lihteh Wu, MD (San Jose, Costa Rica), Juan G. Sanchez, MD (Caracas, Venezuela), Mauricio Maia, MD (Sao Paulo, Brazil), Mario J. Saravia, MD (Buenos Aires, Argentina) PURPOSE: To study the effects of intravitreal bevacizumab (Avastin) on retinal neovascularization (RN) in patients with proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR). METHODS: Retrospective study of patients with RN due to PDR who...

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Primary Intravitreal Bevacizumab (Avastin) for the Treatment of CNV Secondary to AMD: Results of the Pan-American Collaborative Retina Study Group

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2006/congress/Primary-Intravitreal-Bevacizumab-(Avastin)-for-the-Treatment-of-CNV-Secondary-to-AMD:-Results-of-the-Pan-American-Collaborative-Retina-Study-Group.swf Jans Fromow-Guerra, MD, PhD (Mexico City, Mexico), J. Fernando Arevalo, MD, FACS (Caracas, Venezuela), Hugo Quiroz-Mercado, MD (Mexico City, Mexico), Juan G. Sanchez, MD (Caracas, Venezuela), Lihteh Wu, MD (San Jose, Costa Rica), Jose Dalma-Weiszhausz,...

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Primary Intravitreal Bevacizumab (Avastin) for the Treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema: Results of the Pan-American Collaborative Retina Study Group

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2006/congress/Primary Intravitreal Bevacizumab (Avastin) for the Treatment of Diabetic-Macular-Edema:-Results-of-the-Pan-American-Collaborative-Retina-Study-Group.swf http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2006/congress/Primary%20Intravitreal%20Bevacizumab%20(Avastin)%20for%20the%20Treatment%20of%20Diabetic-Macular-Edema:-Results-of-the-Pan-American-Collaborative-Retina-Study-Group.flv J. Fernando Arevalo, MD, FACS (Caracas,...

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Trypan Blue-assisted Vitrectomy: More Condiments in France

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2006/videos/Trypan-Blue-assisted-Vitrectomy:-More-Condiments-in-France.flv J. Fernando Arevalo, MD, FACS (Caracas, Venezuela), Juan G. Sanchez, MD (Caracas, Venezuela) SYNOPSIS We evaluated the efficacy of trypan blue (TB) dye for the staining and removal of the internal limiting membrane (ILM), epiretinal membranes (ERM), and the mechanical detachment of the posterior hyaloid during pars plana vitrectomy. No...

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The Effect of an Intravitreal Triamcinolone Injection in Macular Edema Secondary to Parafoveal Telangiectasis Type 2A

Lihteh Wu, MD (San Jose, Costa Rica), Teodoro Evans, MD (San Jose, Costa Rica), J. Fernando Arevalo, MD, FACS (Caracas, Venezuela), Maria H. Berrocal, MD (Santurce, PR), Francisco J. Rodriguez, MD (Bogota, Colombia), Maria Hsu, MD (San Jose, Costa Rica), Juan G. Sanchez, MD (Caracas, Venezuela) PURPOSE: To report the visual outcome and ocular complications of an intravitreal injection of triamcinolone (IVT) in the treatment of macular edema...

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