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[highly accessed] Objective assessment of YAG laser vitreolysis in patients with symptomatic vitreous floaters

The present study evaluated the efficacy and safety of YAG laser vitreolysis in a series of patients with symptomatic vitreous floaters, using the color fundus imaging objective assessment and the subjective information from National Eye Institute Visual Functioning Questionnaire 25


  1. Authors: Pablo Gargallo, Silvestre Oltra, Julia Balaguer, Honorio Barranco, Yania Yáñez, Vanessa Segura, Antonio Juan-Ribelles, Inés Calabria, Margarita Llavador, Victoria Castel and Adela Cañete

    Content type: Case report


Jay S Duker, Tufts University School of Medicine, USA
Eduardo B Rodrigues, Saint Louis University, USA

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Wide-field Imaging in Retina and Vitreous Diseases

This supplement brings together up-to-date, open access reviews on the application of wide-field imaging in a number of retinal pathologies, such as diabetic retinopathy, hereditary retinal degeneration and retinal vein occlusions.


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International Journal of Retina and Vitreous focuses on the ophthalmic subspecialty of vitreoretinal disorders. The journal presents original articles on new approaches to diagnosis, outcomes of clinical trials, innovations in pharmacological therapy and surgical techniques, as well as basic science advances that impact clinical practice. Topical areas include, but are not limited to:

  • Imaging of the retina, choroid and vitreous
  • Innovations in optical coherence tomography (OCT)
  • Small-gauge vitrectomy, retinal detachment, chromovitrectomy
  • Electroretinography (ERG), microperimetry, other functional tests
  • Intraocular tumors
  • Retinal pharmacotherapy & drug delivery
  • Diabetic retinopathy & other vascular diseases
  • Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) & other macular entities

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