Dr. Monés participates in the Annual Meeting of the prestigious American Academy of Ophtalmology14/11/2012 · News
Yesterday saw the end of the Annual Meeting of theAmerican Academy of Ophtalmology, the largest ophtalmology society which gathers the finest eye specialists in the field of medical, surgical and optical care in Chicago each year.
The Congress offered a highly comprehensive scientific program including talks and debates of the highest scientific and medical status which Dr. Jordi Monés had the opportunity to attend. Dr. Monés was also able to participate in parallel work meetings organized to review some of the latest research in the USA in the field of age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
In addition, the Director of the Institut de la Màcula and theBarcelona Macula Foundation met the Novartis International Advisory Board and the American researchers with whom he will review the latest study of Fovista which is being undertaken and was able to exchange views with the scientists who focus their research on venous occlusions and treatment with Ozurdex.Fusion protocolLaser photocoagulationPhotodynamic therapyExudative or wet AMDDry or atrophic AMDIndocyanine green angiographyAutofluorescenceMicroperimetryFluorescein angiographyOptical coherence tomographyRetina scan