Pathogenesis and intervention strategies in diabetic retinopathy.

  title={Pathogenesis and intervention strategies in diabetic retinopathy.},
  author={Dao-Yi Yu and Stephen J. Cringle and E n Su and Paula K. Yu and George Jerums and Mark Emmanuel Cooper},
  journal={Clinical & experimental ophthalmology},
  volume={29 3},
Diabetic retinopathy is the leading cause of new blindness in the working-age population. If improved treatment regimens are to be developed it is crucial that the underlying pathophysiological mechanisms responsible for diabetic retinopathy are better understood. The multifactorial nature of the many pathways implicated in diabetic retinopathy requires a very detailed approach to elucidate the key mechanisms involved and their interactions in order to develop logical strategies aimed at… CONTINUE READING