Diabetic retinopathy

June 16, 2009

Diabetic Retinopathy Continues to Rise

Patients with diabetes need to be examined at least annually.  The reason is to be on the look out for the development of diabetic retinopathy.  That’s […]
July 17, 2009

New Screening Methods for Retinopathy Using Cameras

Cost efficient method of screening for diabetic retinopathy is described.
July 17, 2009

glargine Insulin Does Not Cause More Diabetic Retinopathy

A five year prospective study reveals that insulin glargine is as safe as NPH insulin with regard to developing diabetic retinopathy. Patients placed on insulin glargine […]
July 20, 2009

Good Sugar Control Does Not Prevent Diabetic Retinopathy

Sugar control is not the key to preventing diabetic retinopathy.