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Author Taylor, Roy, 1952-

Title Handbook of retinal screening in diabetes / Roy Taylor
Published Chichester, West Sussex, England ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, [2006]


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 W'PONDS  617.73 Tay/Hor  AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 176 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents Type 1 diabetes -- Type 2 diabetes -- The eye in diabetes -- The need to screen -- Practical screening -- Normal retina -- Background retinopathy -- Severe non-proliferative ('pre-proliferative') retinopathy -- Maculopathy -- Proliferative retinopathy -- Advanced diabetic eye disease -- Non-diabetic eye disease -- Background information -- Answers to self-assessment questions -- Glossary of terms
Summary "This book, a successor to the Practical Guide to Polaroid Retinal Photography, describes the essential components of a retinopathy screening programme, including the criteria for referral to an ophthalmologist, drawing upon the experience of the Newcastle system over the last two decades and the National Screening Committee Report upon Eye screening. It is fully illustrated, featuring a new set of 50 digital colour photographs, showing the normal retina and problems associated with diabetes, with explanatory text."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Diabetic retinopathy -- Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Diabetic Retinopathy -- diagnosis.
Genre/Form Handbook.
Handbooks and manuals.
LC no. 2006001394
ISBN 0470028823 (alk. paper)
9780470028827 (alk. paper)