MERITAGE-Studie - Therapie der Alterbedingten Makuladegeneration (AMD)
NeoVista's Macular Degeneration Device Improves Visual Acuity in Yearlong Study
Medical device company NeoVista, Inc., recently announced one-year results from its MERITAGE study in patients with wet age-related macular degeneration, a leading cause of vision loss in older Americans. Researchers found that a single treatment with the California-based company's EpiRetinal Brachytherapy device stabilized visual acuity in 79 percent of patients, while nearly half of patients experienced improved visual acuity.
New Hope In Treatment Of Wet AMD
NeoVista, Inc. made public today at the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting the company's one-year results from their MERITAGE Study. This study was designed to examine NeoVista's novel Epimacular Brachytherapy procedure when used in patients who require chronic therapy with anti-VEGF agents on an ongoing basis to control Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration (Wet AMD).