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Screening intervals for diabetic retinopathy and implications for care

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Purpose of Review

The purpose of this study is to review the evidence that lower risk groups who could safely be screened less frequently for sight-threatening diabetic retinopathy (DR) than annually.

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Data have demonstrated that people with no DR in either eye are at a low risk of progression to sight-threatening DR over a 2-year period (event rate 4.8 per 1000 person years), irrespective of whether the screening method...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1007/s11892-017-0928-6

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
College Only
Oxford college:
Harris Manchester College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Springer Publisher's website
Journal:
Current Diabetes Reports Journal website
Volume:
17
Issue:
10
Article number:
96
Publication date:
2017-09-05
Acceptance date:
2017-07-24
DOI:
EISSN:
1539-0829
ISSN:
1534-4827
Pmid:
28875458
Source identifiers:
725851
Language:
English
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pubs:725851
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uuid:2fcf786d-4d52-4690-ae4e-43ed036f07e2
Local pid:
pubs:725851
Deposit date:
2019-08-20

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