Risk factors for diabetic retinopathy: a case–control study


BACKGROUND Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is the major cause of blindness among working age adults. The aim of the study was to investigate risk factors for development of DR. METHODS A case-control study was performed based on data from 240 individuals (80 cases and 160 controls) attending the Outpatient Specialty Clinic of the University of South Santa… (More)


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@inproceedings{Lima2016RiskFF, title={Risk factors for diabetic retinopathy: a case–control study}, author={Vin{\'i}cius Carriero Lima and Gabriela Coutinho Cavalieri and Maur{\'i}cio Carriero Lima and Nazar{\'e} Ot{\'i}lia Naz{\'a}rio and Gina Carriero Lima}, booktitle={International journal of retina and vitreous}, year={2016} }