Protocol for hydroxychloroquine screening optometry

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    Protocol for hydroxychloroquine screening optometry


    "Look at everything—every time" is a mantra many of us have humming in the background as we go through our clinical day. Accordingly, providing screening examinations for high-risk medications, such as hydroxychloroquine, is a natural service for our profession.

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    Newer guidelines state that daily dose 5mg/kg of real weight/day can lead to toxicity. Retinal toxicity is irreversible and can progress after cessation of hydroxychloroquine, thus early screening is important to limit potential vision loss. Baseline screening and annual screening after five years is recommended. Once retinal toxicity from hydroxychloroquine occurs, it is thought that the retinal changes are permanent and the disease can progress even if hydroxychloroquine is stopped for 1 to 3 years. Newer techniques for evaluation of retinal disease have been developed and these techniques can detect retinal toxicity earlier. The new guideline on screening for hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine retinopathy is written in response to evidence from the United States that shows that hydroxychloroquine retinopathy is more common than previously recognised. Implementation of the guideline’s recommendations will prevent iatrogenic visual loss.

    The retinopathy is hallmarked by parafoveal changes within the retina. Hydroxychloroquine is an analogue to the much older drug chloroquine. Hydroxychloroquine is most frequently used for the management of lupus and rheumatoid arthritis; however, it is now being applied to treatments in adjunctive cancer therapy, diabetes, and heart disease.

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  6. Aug 30, 2011 Newer guidelines state that daily dose 5mg/kg of real weight/day can lead to toxicity. Retinal toxicity is irreversible and can progress after cessation of hydroxychloroquine, thus early screening is important to limit potential vision loss. Baseline screening and annual screening after five years is recommended.

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    My Take on New Ocular Screening Guidelines for Plaquenil By Sergio Schwartzman, MD 12 October 2016 A recent article published by the American Academy of Ophthalmology AAO presented new recommendations for screening of patients being managed with hydroxychloroquine HCQ. New Guidelines for Hydroxychloroquine Visual Screening. Optometry has a long history of providing complete eye care. "Look at everything—every time" is a mantra many of us have humming in. Mar 02, 2018 The new guideline on screening for hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine retinopathy is written in response to evidence from the United States that shows that hydroxychloroquine retinopathy is more common than previously recognised. Implementation of the guideline’s recommendations will prevent iatrogenic visual loss.

     
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