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Flucinolone Acetate Intravitreal Implant in the Treatment of Persistent and Chronic DME. A Tertiary Multicentre Study

Introduction: Diabetic macular oedema (DMO) is a well known complication of diabetes. Until the last decade argon laser was considered the gold standard treatment of clinically significant macular oedema. Recent landmark studies (READ2, RESTORE, Relight, DRCR.net protocol I) shifted the focus of treatment towards intravitreal injections of anti-VEGF. However, anti-VEGF showed a limited effect in chronic CMO. The FAME study revealed...

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Uveal Melanoma: Accuracy of Diagnosis and Efficiency of the Referral Pathway

Amun Sachdev_SCIENTIFIC POSTER 2015 Purpose: To investigate the accuracy of diagnosis in patients referred with suspected uveal melanoma from a multispecialty ophthalmology department to a specialist ocular oncology centre and the efficiency of the referral pathway for these patients according to national standards. Methods: A retrospective study was performed on 68 patients who were referred for suspected uveal melanoma from the University...

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