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Epimacular Brachytherapy for Established Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Interim Results

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2010/congress/Age-Related-Macular-Degeneration-2.flv Timothy L. Jackson, Pravin Dugel, Robert Petrarca, Jeff Nau for the MERITAGE study group (London, UK) Advantages: Radiation has the potential to eliminate the proliferating endothelial cells, fibroblasts, and inflammatory cells that cause vision loss in wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD), and may therefore produce a more durable therapeutic effect than...

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The I-vation Sustained Release Drug Delivery System and Intravitreal Implant

Eugene de Juan, Jr., MD (San Francisco, CA),* Robert L. Avery, MD (Santa Barbara, CA), Herbert L. Cantrill, MD (Minneapolis, MN), Pravin U. Dugel, MD (Phoenix, AZ), Dean Eliott, MD (Los Angeles, CA), Charlene Anderson, (Irvine, CA)* PURPOSE: The I-Vation sustained drug delivery system was designed to provide controlled delivery of therapeutics to the back of the eye in a platform that balances minimally invasive implantation, sustained...

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