Edema

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Edema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Edema" returned 1675 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Objective assessment of leg edema using ultrasonography with a gel pad.
 

Author(s): Terumi Iuchi, Masato Kobayashi, Sayumi Tsuchiya, Naoki Ohno, Misako Dai, Masaru Matsumoto, Kazuhiro Ogai, Aya Sato, Takuto Sawazaki, Tosiaki Miyati, Shinobu Tanaka, Junko Sugama

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Ultrasonography (US) is useful for visual detection of edematous tissues to assess subcutaneous echogenicity. However, visualization of subcutaneous echogenicity is interpreted differently among operators because the evaluation is subjective and individual operators have unique knowledge. ...

Last Updated: 9 Aug 2017

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Combined poor diabetes control indicators are associated with higher risks of diabetic retinopathy and macular edema than poor glycemic control alone.
 

Author(s): Eva K Fenwick, Jing Xie, Ryan E K Man, Charumathi Sabanayagam, Lyndell Lim, Gwyn Rees, Tien Y Wong, Ecosse L Lamoureux

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To examine the association of individual and combined indicators of diabetes control with diabetic retinopathy and diabetic macular edema.

Last Updated: 29 Jun 2017

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Comparison of vitrectomized with nonvitrectomized eyes after subtenon injection of triamcinolone acetonide to treat diabetic macular edema: Retrospective comparative Analysis of an interventional case series.
 

Author(s): Kang Yeun Pak, Beom Seok Choi, Sung Who Park, Ik Soo Byon, Ji Eun Lee

Journal: Indian J Ophthalmol. 2017 Jun;65(6):488-492.

 

Triamcinolone acetonide (TA) is an alternative option for diabetic macular edema thanks to its cost-benefit ratio and unique delivery route. We performed this study to compare vitrectomized with nonvitrectomized eyes treated with subtenon TA injection for diabetic macular edema.

Last Updated: 23 Jun 2017

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The terms "Edema" returned 193 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Guidelines for the Management of Diabetic Macular Edema by the European Society of Retina Specialists (EURETINA).
 

Author(s): Ursula Schmidt-Erfurth, Jose Garcia-Arumi, Francesco Bandello, Karina Berg, Usha Chakravarthy, Bianca S Gerendas, Jost Jonas, Michael Larsen, Ramin Tadayoni, Anat Loewenstein

Journal: Ophthalmologica. 2017 ;237(4):185-222.

 

Diabetic retinal disease is envisioned to become the plague of the coming decades with a steep increase of worldwide diabetes incidence followed by a substantial rise in retinal disease. Improvements in diagnostic and therapeutic care have to cope with this dilemma in a clinically ...

Last Updated: 19 Apr 2017

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Cystoid macular edema associated with preservative-free latanoprost after uncomplicated cataract surgery: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Olga E Makri, Foteini N Tsapardoni, Panagiotis Plotas, Nikistratos Ifantis, Paraskevi T Xanthopoulou, Constantine D Georgakopoulos

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Cystoid macular edema associated with latanoprost administration has been reported in patients after complicated cataract surgery with coexisting risk factors. We present the first case of preservative free latanoprost associated cystoid macular edema that occurred many months after ...

Last Updated: 21 Mar 2017

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Considerations for management of patients with diabetic macular edema: Optimizing treatment outcomes and minimizing safety concerns through interdisciplinary collaboration.
 

Author(s): W David Strain, Xavier Cos, Christian PrĂ¼nte

Journal: Diabetes Res. Clin. Pract.. 2017 Apr;126():1-9.

 

Diabetes is a growing worldwide epidemic and a leading cause of blindness in working-age people around the world. Diabetic retinopathy (DR) and diabetic macular edema (DME) are common causes of visual impairment in people with diabetes and often indicate the presence of diabetes-associated ...

Last Updated: 12 Feb 2017

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Last Updated: 10 Oct 2017

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