[Epidemiologic study of diabetic retinopathy in Capital Steel Company].

@article{He1997EpidemiologicSO,
  title={[Epidemiologic study of diabetic retinopathy in Capital Steel Company].},
  author={Shou-zhi He and Yan Guo and Zhi-qing Li},
  journal={[Zhonghua yan ke za zhi] Chinese journal of ophthalmology},
  year={1997},
  volume={33 5},
  pages={381-3}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the prevalence and risk factors of diabetic retinopathy. METHOD 29,938 subjects aged 30 years or older were screened for diabetic retinopathy in Capital Steel Company. RESULTS Among the 955 subjects (3.19%) proved to have diabetes mellitus, 534 subjects underwent ophthalmoscopic and fluorescein angiographic examinations. Diabetic retinopathy was present in 90 of the 534 (16.9%). CONCLUSIONS Diabetic retinopathy is correlated with the duration of diabetes, type of… CONTINUE READING