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Risk Factors Diabetic Retinopathy in Patient with Type 2 Diabetes

Purpose:

To identify risk factors for diabetic retinopathy in a patient with diabetes mellitus based on the study of Wong et al.

Specialty:

Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology
Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology

Objective:

risk factors, selection

ICD-10:

E14.3

Description:

Wong et al identified risk factors for diabetic retinopathy in patients with Type 2 diabetes. These can help to identify a patient who may benefit from closer monitoring and more aggressive management. The authors are from Royal Alfred Hospital and the University of Sydney in Australia.

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