A Practical Manual of Diabetic Retinopathy Management

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This practical clinical manual covers the diagnosis, treatment - both medical and surgical - and long-term management of eye problems in people with diabetes. Aimed at the MDT involved in the care of patients with diabetes, it emphasizes the importance of regular screening and early diagnosis and presents evidence-based guidance.
 

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Contents

Acknowledgements
vii
Prologue
ix
1 Introduction
1
2 Diabetes
17
3 Lesions and classifications of diabetic retinopathy
30
4 Screening for diabetic retinopathy
46
5 Stage R0 the normal eye
58
6 Stage M1 maculopathy
70
10 Stage R3 with M1 proliferative diabetic retinopathy with maculopathy
133
11 The stable treated eye
137
12 The surgical approach to the diabetic eye
144
13 Pregnancy and the diabetic eye
151
14 Low vision and blindness from diabetic retinopathy
160
15 Future advances in the management of diabetic retinopathy
171
16 Other retinal conditions that are more frequent in diabetes
178
17 Conditions with appearances similar to diabetic retinopathy
194

7 Stage R1 mild nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy background diabetic retinopathy
99
8 Stage R2 moderate and severe nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy preproliferative diabetic retinopathy
104
9 Stage R3 proliferative diabetic retinopathy and advanced diabetic retinopathy
109
Glossary
203
Index
207
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Peter H Scanlon MD
Consultant Ophthalmologist, Gloucestershire and Oxford Eye Units
Lecturer, Harris Manchester College
University of Oxford
Oxford, UK
Honorary Associate Clinical Professor
Institute of Clinical Education
University of Warwick, UK

Charles P. Wilkinson MD
Professor of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University
Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology, Greater Baltimore Medical Center
Baltimore, USA

Stephen J Aldington
Gloucestershire Education and Research Development Manager
Cheltenham, UK
Honorary Associate Professor
Institute of Clinical Education
University of Warwick, UK
 

David R Matthews MA (Oxon), DPhil, BM, BCh, FRCP
Professor of Diabetic Medicine, University of Oxford;
Chairman, Oxford Centre for Diabetes Endocrinology & Metabolism
Oxford, UK

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