Based on the extensive clinical experience of authors the book presents an understanding of the disease process, the management strategies both current as well as emerging conditions about diabetic retinopathy. Though diabetic retinopathy is asymptomatic till it becomes vision threatening. Timely detection through regular eye screening and treatment through laser photocoagulation or surgery can prevent visual impairment and blindness. Diabetes leads to progressive damage to the retinal blood vessels resulting in diabetic retinopathy. A number of multicentric trials and a good metabolic control can help to prevent or delay the occurrence of these complications. This book explains how the specialized training to provide counsel and the requisite care can help to check the spread of this vision threatening disease. This book would serve the uninitiated to assimilate and incorporate latest information into the actual patient management.

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PublisherJaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
Publish YearJanuary 2007