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Invited Commentary
July 23, 2020

Measuring Anatomical Outcomes of Anti–Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema With Artificial Intelligence—A Step Toward Individualized Medicine

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  • 1Vision Research Center, Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, University of Missouri–Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri
  • 2Department of Biomedical Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Missouri–Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(9):953-954. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2464

Diabetic macular edema (DME) is the most common cause of visual dysfunction in patients with diabetes, with an estimated worldwide prevalence of 7.4%.1 In addition to its effects on individual quality of life, DME poses a significant economic burden on health care systems.2 As such, identifying the most efficient methods of treatment and factors associated with therapeutic success are prudent.

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