Intravitreal Injections of Ranibizumab With Deferred Laser Grid Laser Photocoagulation for Treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema With Visual Impairment
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In the prospective monocentric open label trial patients with diabetic macular edema will be treated with intravitreal injections of ranibizumab given for 3 months then with laser grid at month 4. During follow-up a ranibizumab injection will be performed every 2 months in case of best-corrected visual acuity decreased more than 5 letters.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 79 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
diabetes mellitus (1 or2)
decreased vision from Diabetic Macular Edema (study eye Best Corrected Visual Acuity<69 letters using E.T.D.R.S testing)