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Management of Pseudopakic Retinal Detachments

Ron A Adelman, Adarsh V Arya, Curtis L Hagedorn (New Haven, CT, USA) Purpose: To study the success rate of pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) versus scleral buckle (SB) in the management of pseudophakic retinal detachments (RDs). Design: Meta-analysis of published studies from 1966 to 2004 regarding surgical treatment of pseudophakic RDs. Two thousand two hundred thirty eyes: 1579 operated by SB, 457 by PPV, and 194 by the combined method of PPV...

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Is Repeat Macular Laser Photocoagulation Effective in the Management of Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)?

S. R. Vora, C. L. Hagedorn, N. Khan, M. Aslan, J. P. Concato, R. A. Adelman Purpose: To evaluate functional and fundoscopic outcomes among patients receiving multiple treatments with macular laser photocoagulation for clinically significant diabetic macular edema. Methods: A retrospective record review was conducted of all patients who had multiple macular laser treatments for diabetic macular edema from September, 1988 to May, 2004 at the...

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