Advances in the treatment of diabetic retinopathy.


Diabetic retinopathy, the most common long-term complication of diabetes mellitus, remains one of the leading causes of blindness worldwide. Strict metabolic control, tight blood pressure control, laser photocoagulation, and vitrectomy remain the standard care for diabetic retinopathy. Focal/grid photocoagulation is a better treatment than intravitreal… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.sjopt.2011.01.005


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@article{ElAsrar2010AdvancesIT, title={Advances in the treatment of diabetic retinopathy.}, author={Ahmed M Abu El-Asrar and Hani S. Al-Mezaine}, journal={Discovery medicine}, year={2010}, volume={9 47}, pages={363-73} }