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Study: VKC treatment proves inadequate, costly for symptom/complication controlOctober 8th 2022
According to investigators, treatment options available for patients diagnosed with vernal keratoconjunctivitis are less than adequate and these patients have higher rates of corneal complications and use more healthcare resources despite treatment.
New PRO instrument helps measure patient experience with therapies such as anti-VEGF agents, lasers to treat their eye diseaseMay 9th 2022
Diana Do, MD, professor of ophthalmology at Stanford's Byers Eye Institute, presents research on a newly developed, novel patient-reported outcome instrument (PRO) for patients who have proliferative diabetic retinopathy and who are undergoing treatment with either intravitreal anti-VEGF therapy, or panretinal photocoagulation.