Recommendations/Statements in English

The DOG publishes statements, recommendations and guidelines on specific aspects of ophthalmology. Some of these are translated into English. Below you will find a list of publications in English. The complete list can be found on the German website.

  • Statement of the German Ophthalmological Society, the German Retina Society, and the Professional Association of Ophthalmologists in Germany on treatment of diabetic macular edema (October 2020)
    Springer Link
  • Statement of the German Society of Ophthalmology, the German Retina Society, and the Professional Association of German Ophthalmologists on anti-VEGF therapy of retinopathy of prematurity (May 2020)
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  • Statement of the German Ophthalmological Society (DOG), the German Retina Society (GRS), and the Professional Association
    of German Ophthalmologists (BVA) on anti-VEGF treatment in neovascular age-relatedmacular degeneration (February 2020)
    Springer Link
  • Evaluation and quality assurance of refractive surgery by the German Society of Ophthalmology and the Professional Association of German Ophthalmologists – Commission for refractive surgery recommendations (February 2019)
    Springer Link
  • Statement of the DOG, the RG, and the BVA on the therapeutic use of voretigene neparvovec (Luxturna TM) in ophthalmology (January 2019)
    PDF
    Springer Link
  • Recommendations by the DOG for the planning of clinical trials on behalf of third parties (March 2018)
    PDF
    Springer Link
  • Statement of the Professional Association of German Ophthalmologists (BVA), the German Society of Ophthalmology (DOG) and the German Retina Society (RG) on central serous chorioretinopathy (January 2018) PDF
    Springer Link
  • Statement of the BVA, the DOG, and the RG on treatment of choroidal neovascularization in diseases other than neovascular age-related macular Degeneration (October 2017)
    PDF
    Springer Link
  • Statement and supplementary statement from the BVA, the DOG, and the RG on laser treatment of drusen in age-related macular Degeneration (AMD) (August 2017, update October 2018)
    PDF
    Springer Link
  • Statement of the DOG and BVA on Transorbital alternating current stimulation in optic neuropathy (December 2016)
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