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Ocular Determinants of Diabetic Retinopathy in a Multi-ethnic Asian Population

SCIENTIFIC POSTER Ocular Determinants of Diabetic Retinopathy in a Multi-ethnic Asian Population by Gavin S Tan, Ching Yu Cheng, Ecosse L Lamoureux, Tien Y Wong, Singapore ABSTRACT Purpose: To describe the ocular determinants of diabetic retinopathy(DR) in a multi-ethnic Asian population in Singapore. Methods: Data were pooled from 3 population-based, cross-sectional studies of 3280 Malays, 3400 Indians and 3352 Chinese, aged 40-80+ years,...

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Bevacizumab for Subfoveal Choroidal Neovascularization in a Child

Poster Gavin Tan Introduction: Choroidal neovascularization (CNV) is rare but important cause of visual impairment in children. It is often idiopathic or secondary to inflammation, optic nerve head abnormalities or retinal dystrophies. There is a lack of clinical trials assessing the treatment of CNV in children. Methods: A 11-year-old boy with no past medical or ocular history presented with 3 months duration of reduced vision in his...

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