Multimodal approach intriguing for enhancing antiPVR pharmacologicaltherapy

May 5, 2003

Combination pharmacological therapy offers an appealing strategy forimproving outcomes after retinal detachment surgery, said Mark S. Blumenkranz,MD.The concept of using multimodal regimens stems from understanding themechanisms for the development of proliferative vitreoretinopathy (PVR)and aims to inhibit the pathway at more than one point.