Is Myopia associated with the Incidence and Progression of Diabetic Retinopathy?

@article{Man2019IsMA,
  title={Is Myopia associated with the Incidence and Progression of Diabetic Retinopathy?},
  author={Ryan Ek Man and Alfred Tl Gan and Preeti Gupta and Eva Katie Fenwick and Charumathi Sabanayagam and Nicholas Y. Q. Tan and Paul Mitchell and Tien Yin Wong and Ching-Yu Cheng and Ecosse Luc Lamoureux},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2019}
}
PURPOSE To determine the association of refractive error (RE) and its associated determinants (axial length [AL], anterior chamber depth (ACD) and corneal curvature [CC]) with the incidence and progression of diabetic retinopathy (DR). DESIGN Population-based cohort study METHODS: A total of 1562 eyes of 840 individuals with diabetes and gradable retinal photographs (mean age [SD]: 57.0 [8.3] years, 48.2% female), from the Singapore Malay and Indian Eye Studies, at baseline (2004-2009) and… CONTINUE READING