By Peter Scanlon, Stephen Aldington, Charles Wilkinson, David Matthews
This sensible scientific guide covers the prognosis, therapy - either scientific and surgical - and long term administration of eye difficulties in individuals with diabetes. geared toward the MDT considering the care of sufferers with diabetes, it emphasizes the significance of normal screening and early analysis and provides evidence-based information.
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Effect of blood pressure control on diabetic microvascular complications in patients with hypertension and type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Care 2000; 23 Suppl 2: B54–64. Matthews DR, Stratton IM, Aldington SJ, Holman RR, Kohner EM. Risks of progression of retinopathy and vision loss related to tight blood pressure control in type 2 diabetes mellitus: UKPDS 69. Arch Ophthalmol 2004; 122(11): 1631–40. Chew EY, Klein ML, Ferris FL 3rd, Remaley NA, Murphy RP, Chantry K et al. Association of elevated serum lipid levels with retinal hard exudate in diabetic retinopathy.
6 Cotton wool spots (referred to as soft exudates or SE in the ETDRS but this term is now rarely used). A Practical Manual of Diabetic Retinopathy Management. P. H. Scanlon, C. P. Wilkinson, S. J. Aldington and D. R. Matthews © 2009 by Peter H. Scanlon, Charles P. Wilkinson, Stephen J. Aldington and David R. Matthews ISBN: 978-1-405-17035-2 30 7 Intraretinal microvascular abnormality. 8 Venous abnormalities: • venous loops • venous reduplication • venous beading (VB) • venous dilation • venous narrowing • opacification of the venous wall • perivenous exudate.
A Practical Manual of Diabetic Retinopathy Management by Peter Scanlon, Stephen Aldington, Charles Wilkinson, David Matthews