Knowledge of diabetes and its associated ocular manifestations by diabetic patients: A study at Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital, Ghana

@inproceedings{OvenseriOgbomo2013KnowledgeOD,
  title={Knowledge of diabetes and its associated ocular manifestations by diabetic patients: A study at Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital, Ghana},
  author={Godwin O. Ovenseri-Ogbomo and Samuel Abokyi and George Asumeng Koffuor and Eric Abokyi},
  booktitle={Nigerian medical journal : journal of the Nigeria Medical Association},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Diabetes mellitus is a significant cause of visual impairment, hence adequate knowledge on this condition and its ocular manifestations is of immense importance to diabetic patients. AIM To assess the knowledge of diabetic patients on the disorder and its ocular manifestations, and their attitude towards ocular examinations. MATERIALS AND METHODS A cross-sectional survey involving the use of a structured interview was conducted among diabetic patients attending the Diabetic… CONTINUE READING