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Is Bevacizumab Better Than Photodynamic Therapy for Myopic Subretinal Neovascularization?

Posted By Dr. Ari Weitzner On September 21, 2009 @ 9:40 am In Retina | Comments Disabled

Yet another nail in the coffin for laser for macular disease. A study in AJO this month demonstrated superior results for Bevacizumab compared to photodynamic therapy¬†(PDT) for myopic subretinal neovascularization (SRN). It would seem a few years from now, we will look at laser treatment for the macula like we look at blood-letting. Oh well- it’s great progress!


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