A Practical Manual of Diabetic Retinopathy Management (Practical Manual of...)

A Practical Manual of Diabetic Retinopathy Management (Practical Manual of...)

By: Charles Wilkinson (author), Stephen Aldington (author), Peter Scanlon (author), David Matthews (author)Hardback

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This practical clinical manual covers the diagnosis, treatment - both medical and surgical - and long-term management of eye problems in people with diabetes. Aimed at the MDT involved in the care of patients with diabetes, it emphasizes the importance of regular screening and early diagnosis and presents evidence-based guidance.

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Peter H Scanlon MD Consultant Ophthalmologist, Gloucestershire and Oxford Eye Units Lecturer, Harris Manchester College University of Oxford Oxford, UK Honorary Associate Clinical Professor Institute of Clinical Education University of Warwick, UK Charles P. Wilkinson MD Professor of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology, Greater Baltimore Medical Center Baltimore, USA Stephen J Aldington Gloucestershire Education and Research Development Manager Cheltenham, UK Honorary Associate Professor Institute of Clinical Education University of Warwick, UK David R Matthews MA (Oxon), DPhil, BM, BCh, FRCP Professor of Diabetic Medicine, University of Oxford; Chairman, Oxford Centre for Diabetes Endocrinology & Metabolism Oxford, UK

Contents

1 Introduction - Peter H Scanlon. 2 Diabetes - David R Matthews & Peter H Scanlon. 3 Lesions and classifications of diabetic retinopathy - Peter H Scanlon. 4 Screening for diabetic retinopathy - Peter H Scanlon. 5 Stage R0: the normal eye - Stephen J Aldington. 6 Stage M1: maculopathy - Peter H Scanlon. 7 Stage R1: mild non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy (background diabetic retinopathy) - Peter H Scanlon. 8 Stage R2: moderate and severe non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy (preproliferative diabetic retinopathy) - Peter H Scanlon. 9 Stage R3: proliferative diabetic retinopathy and advanced diabetic retinopathy - Peter H Scanlon. 10 Stage R3 with M1: proliferative diabetic retinopathy with maculopathy - Peter H Scanlon. 11 Stage P1: the stable treated eye - Peter H Scanlon. 12 The surgical approach to the diabetic eye - Charles P Wilkinson. 13 Pregnancy and the diabetic eye - Peter H Scanlon. 14 Low vision and blindness from diabetic retinopathy - Peter H Scanlon. 15 Future advances in the management of diabetic retinopathy - Peter H Scanlon. 16 Other retinal conditions that are more frequent in diabetes - Stephen J Aldington & Peter H Scanlon. 17 Conditions with appearances similar to diabetic retinopathy - Stephen J Aldington & Peter H Scanlon. Glossary. Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 27/03/2009
  • ISBN13: 9781405170352
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 232
  • ID: 9781405170352
  • weight: 756
  • ISBN10: 1405170352

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