Corpus ID: 20875675

Effective and accurate screening for diabetic retinopathy using a 60 degree mydriatic fundus camera.

@article{Carmichael2005EffectiveAA,
  title={Effective and accurate screening for diabetic retinopathy using a 60 degree mydriatic fundus camera.},
  author={T. Carmichael and G. Carp and N. Welsh and W. Kalk},
  journal={South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde},
  year={2005},
  volume={95 1},
  pages={
          57-61
        }
}
  • T. Carmichael, G. Carp, +1 author W. Kalk
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde
UNLABELLED OBJECTIVES. To establish whether an experienced endocrinologist could screen accurately for diabetic retinopathy using mydriatic 60 degree fundus photographs compared with a reference standard, viz. the combined highest scores of two experienced ophthalmologists. DESIGN Retrospective review of 60 degree colour transparency photographs taken over a 6-year period. Retinopathy was graded in a standardised way. SETTING Patients attending the diabetic clinic at Johannesburg Hospital… Expand
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