The UK Diabetic Retinopathy Electronic Medical Record (UK DR EMR) Users Group, Report 2: real-world data for the impact of cataract surgery on diabetic macular oedema.

@article{Denniston2017TheUD,
  title={The UK Diabetic Retinopathy Electronic Medical Record (UK DR EMR) Users Group, Report 2: real-world data for the impact of cataract surgery on diabetic macular oedema.},
  author={Alastair K Denniston and Usha Chakravarthy and Haogang Zhu and Aaron Y. Lee and David P. Crabb and Adnan Tufail and Clare C Bailey and Toks Akerele and Sahar Al-Husainy and Christopher S Brand and Louise M. Downey and Alan Fitt and Rehna S. Khan and Vineeth Kumar and Aires Lobo and Sajjad Mahmood and Kaveri Mandal and Martin McKibbin and Geeta Menon and Salim Natha and Jong Min Ong and Marie D Tsaloumas and Atul K. Varma and Elizabeth C. Wilkinson and Robert L. Johnston and Catherine Egan},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2017},
  volume={101 12},
  pages={1673-1678}
}
AIM To assess the rate of 'treatment-requiring diabetic macular oedema (DMO)' in eyes for the two  years before and after cataract surgery. METHODS Multicentre national diabetic retinopathy (DR) database study with anonymised data extraction across 19 centres from an electronic medical record system. INCLUSION CRITERIA eyes undergoing cataract surgery in patients with diabetes with no history of DMO prior to study start. The minimum dataset included: age, visual acuity (all time-points… CONTINUE READING
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