Comparison of laser and anti VEGF therapy in treatment of diabetic macular edema


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Title Comparison of laser and anti VEGF therapy in treatment of diabetic macular edema
Creator Anwar, Hira
Khalil, Iqra
Ikram, Saba
Batool, Asma
Iqbal, Samia

Description Purpose The purpose of this study was to compare the efficacy of treatment modalities of diabetic macular edema nbsp Methods This interventional study was done from August to May at Madinah Teaching Hospital Faisalabad subjects were selected by Convenient Sampling technique aged between years male and female gender was included Study design was interventional Eyes were randomized to grid laser photocoagulation N and Anti VEGF N Consent was taken from the selected participants with diabetic macular edema Visual acuity and retinal thickness were recorded before and after the treatment therapies Data analysis was done by latest SPSS version nbsp Results A total of patients were included in our interventional study Intravitreal Avastin improved BCVA most significantly OR CI to in month followup and Laser less significantly to in one month follow up Intravitreal Avastin decreased retinal thickness most significantly to in one months and Laser decreased less significantly SPSS showed that significant result less than nbsp Conclusion Avastin therapy was found more effective in diabetic macular edema management than the Laser therapy in follow ups
Publisher Advances in Ophthalmology & Visual System
Date 2020-01-01
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Peer-reviewed Article
Format application/pdf
Source Advances in Ophthalmology & Visual System; Vol 10, No 10 (2020): Issue 1
Language eng
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 Hira Hira Iqra Iqra Saba Saba Asma Asma Samia Samia

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