This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.
The annual report of the French Ophthalmological Society has become a publishing event of the highest caliber. Every year the French authors come out with a monumental work covering a certain topic in an encyclopedic fashion. The report from 1977 is no exception. As a matter of fact, this is one of the best reports published during the last decade. Dr Coscas is a well-known expert in retinal diseases and Dr Dhermy is one of the most distinguished ophthalmic pathologists. Together they have covered the subject as completely as can be expected. The survey on the present state of the arts in this area will be of benefit to anyone who would like to do some clinical or experimental research in the future.
The authors have also contributed some original material of their own. They observed 209 patients between 1972 and 1977, 114 of whom had a branch occlusion and
Blodi FC. Occlusions Veineuses Retiniennes: 1977 Rapport de la Societe Francaise d'Ophtalmologie. Arch Ophthalmol. 1978;96(7):1294. doi:10.1001/archopht.1978.03910060102032