AAO 2019 – American Academy of Ophthalmology


Geographic Atrophy in AMD


Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy: Polyp Evolution, Disease Classification

Several researchers discussed polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy (PCV) during AAO 2019. In one scientific poster presentation, “Automated Classification of Polypoidal Choroidal...
contact lens

The Latest Research on ILM Peeling

Internal limiting membrane (ILM) peeling was discussed during several AAO 2019 presentations. The first was a scientific poster that analyzed...
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PPV: Outcomes in Diabetic, Retinal Detachment Patients

The use of pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) in different patient populations was a topic of discussion during two sessions...
Prenatal Mental Health May Affect Baby’s Brain Development; anxiety and depression

Retinal and Choroidal Presentations in Pregnancy

During an instruction course at AAO 2019, researchers discussed how retinal and choroidal symptoms manifest in the presence of...
eye disease

Optical Coherence Tomography in CHRRPE and MRS Eyes

During AAO 2019, two posters pertaining to the use of optical coherence tomography (OCT) were discussed. The first poster, “Filigree...
gene therapy

Gene Therapy in Retinal Diseases

Several presentations that took place at AAO 2019 discussed the use of gene therapy. On Oct. 13, researchers presented a...

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