To describe the use of intravitreal aflibercept and to describe follow-up as well as treatment patterns in patients with wet Age-related macular degeneration (wAMD) or Diabetic macular edema (DME) in routine clinical practice in Canada. (PEGASUS)
To describe the use of intravitreal aflibercept in routine clinical practice and to describe follow-up as well as treatment patterns in patients with wAMD or DME in routine clinical practice in Canada for a study population of treatment naive patients and those who have received prior therapy (anti-VEGF injections, laser, steroids, etc).
- Age: >= 18 years of age - Male or female - Patients with wet AMD (wet age-related macular degeneration) or Diabetic macular edema (DME) who will be treated by intravitreal aflibercept according to the Canadian Product monograph recommendations and routine clinical practice. - Decision to treat with intravitreal aflibercept prior to patient enrolment as per the physician’s routine clinical practice.
- Patients participating in an investigational program with interventions outside of routine clinical practice. - Patients currently being treated with intravitreal aflibercept. This study will only include patients new to intravitreal aflibercept, both naïve and previously treated with other anti-VEGF therapies. - Patients who are hypersensitive to this drug, to any ingredient in the formulation, or to any component of the container. - Patients who are hypersensitive to this drug, to any ingredient in the formulation, or to any component of the container. - Ocular or peri-ocular infection - Active intraocular inflammation - Scar, fibrosis, or atrophy involving the center of the fovea in the study eye. - Any concomitant therapy with another agent to treat wet AMD or DME in the study eye.
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PEGASUS: A Prospective obsErvational study in patients with wet aGe-related macular degeneration or diabetic macular edema to ASsess the use of intravitreal aflibercept in roUtine clinical practiceS in Canada