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Global Prevalence and Major Risk Factors of Diabetic Retinopathy
OBJECTIVE To examine the global prevalence and major risk factors for diabetic retinopathy (DR) and vision-threatening diabetic retinopathy (VTDR) among people with diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN ANDExpand
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Use of the retinal vessel analyzer in ocular blood flow research
Acta Ophthalmol. 2010: 88: 717–722
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The oxygen saturation in retinal vessels from diabetic patients depends on the severity and type of vision‐threatening retinopathy
Diabetic retinopathy is characterized by morphological lesions in the retina secondary to disturbances in retinal blood flow which may influence the supply of oxygen to the retinal metabolism. UsingExpand
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Individual risk assessment and information technology to optimise screening frequency for diabetic retinopathy
Aims/hypothesisThe aim of this study was to reduce the frequency of diabetic eye-screening visits, while maintaining safety, by using information technology and individualised risk assessment toExpand
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Screening and prevention of diabetic blindness.
Diabetic eye disease remains a major cause of blindness in the world. Laser treatment for proliferative diabetic retinopathy and diabetic macular edema became available more than two decades ago. TheExpand
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The prevalence of retinopathy in an unselected population of type 2 diabetes patients from Arhus County, Denmark.
PURPOSE To determine the prevalence of diabetic retinopathy and the causes of visual impairment in an unselected population of type 2 diabetes patients, and to describe the risk factors forExpand
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The prevalence of diabetic retinopathy in patients with screen‐detected type 2 diabetes in Denmark: the ADDITION study
Background:  The prevalence of type 2 diabetes is increasing, but the exact prevalence of the disease and its accompanying late complications are unknown. In the Anglo‐Danish‐Dutch study of IntensiveExpand
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24-h ambulatory blood pressure and retinopathy in normoalbuminuric IDDM patients
Summary The role of blood pressure elevation in the incidence and progression of diabetic retinopathy is not clearly established and results have been conflicting. Blood pressure and urinary albuminExpand
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Increased blood pressure induces a diameter response of retinal arterioles that increases with decreasing arteriolar diameter.
PURPOSE To study the diameter response of retinal arterioles as a function of the arteriolar diameter. METHODS Ten healthy young volunteers aged 22 to 33 years were subjected to diameterExpand
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Macular edema reflects generalized vascular hyperpermeability in type 2 diabetic patients with retinopathy.
OBJECTIVE Diabetic maculopathy (DMa) is the most prevalent sight-threatening type of retinopathy in type 2 diabetes and a leading cause of visual loss in the western world. The disease isExpand
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