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Discover a variety of on-demand webinars providing information on ophthalmology, with a particular focus on DMO.

Contact your Novartis representative if you would like to express interest in registering for future events.

 

 

 

5-YEAR REAL-WORLD DATA IN DMO

This data was presented at RCO in May 2021. Priya Prakash presents 5-year RWE data in DMO, followed by a Q&A with the chair of the session, Geeta Menon. Find out more about VA change, injection numbers and treatment frequency.

 

 

THE ROLE OF LUCENTIS IN RESTARTING DMO AND WAMD CLINICS

In this video, from a live webinar in September 2020, Mr Mandeep Bindra explains the steps that the Medical Retina team undertook during the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure continuation of patient care. He also discusses plans to restart DMO clinics and shares advice on how to maintain social distancing and increase the efficiency of patient flow through the clinic.

 

 

RESTARTING DMO CLINICS

In this video, from a live webinar in September 2020, Professor Tunde Peto discusses how to approach restarting DMO clinics. She discusses the management, progression and assessment of diabetic patients.

 
 

 

AUDITING AND MANAGING DMO Q&A SESSION – LIVE WEBINAR, SEPTEMBER 2020

In this Q&A session, from a live webinar in September 2020, Ms Bushra Mushtaq, Mr Ajay Bhatnagar and Mr Patrick Richardson answer questions about audit, managing DMO patients and running a medical retina service.

 

 

WOLVERHAMPTON EYE INFIRMARY AUDIT DATA

In this video, from a live webinar in September 2020, Mr Ajay Bhatnagar discusses his experience of using anti-VEGF injections for treating patients with visual impairment due to DMO at Wolverhampton Eye Infirmary. The audit covers all the patients who were treated over a period of 12 months.

 

 

ROYAL DERBY HOSPITAL AUDIT DATA

In this video, from a live webinar in September 2020, Mr Patrick Richardson from Royal Derby Hospital walks us through his DMO audit data. The audit was carried out between May 2013 and May 2016. These results were presented at the Nottingham Eye Symposium in January 2020.

 
 

 

LUCENTIS IN DMO1

In this video, from a live webinar in September 2020, Mr Winifred Amoaku talks about the treatment of visual impairment due to DMO, and in particular the efficacy of LUCENTIS in the treatment of DMO, presenting both real-world evidence and clinical trial data.

 

Indications1

LUCENTIS 0.5 mg is indicated in adults for:

  • The treatment of neovascular (wet) age-related macular degeneration (AMD)
  • The treatment of visual impairment due to diabetic macular oedema (DMO)
  • The treatment of proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR)
  • The treatment of visual impairment due to macular oedema secondary to retinal vein occlusion (branch RVO or central RVO)
  • The treatment of visual impairment due to choroidal neovascularisation (CNV).

 

LUCENTIS 0.2 mg is indicated in preterm infants for:

  • The treatment of retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) with zone I (stage 1+, 2+, 3 or 3+), zone II (stage 3+) or AP-ROP (aggressive posterior ROP) disease.

 

DMO, diabetic macular oedema; HCP, healthcare professional; RWE, real-world evidence; VEGF, vascular endothelial growth factor; wAMD, wet age-related macular degeneration.

Reference

  1. LUCENTIS® (ranibizumab) Summary of Product Characteristics, July 2020.
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