Diabetic retinopathy at diagnosis of type 2 diabetes in Scotland

H C Looker, S O Nyangoma, D Cromie, J A Olson, G P Leese, M Black, J Doig, N Lee, R S Lindsay, J A McKnight, A D Morris, Sam Philip, N Sattar, S H Wild, H M Colhoun, Scottish Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Collaborative

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Abstract

The aim of this study was to examine the prevalence of and risk factors for diabetic retinopathy in people with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus, using Scottish national data.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2335-2342
Number of pages8
JournalDiabetologia
Volume55
Issue number9
Early online date12 Jun 2012
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2012

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Keywords

  • diabetic retinopathy
  • diabetic retinopathy screening
  • Scotland
  • type 2 diabetes

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Looker, H. C., Nyangoma, S. O., Cromie, D., Olson, J. A., Leese, G. P., Black, M., ... Scottish Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Collaborative (2012). Diabetic retinopathy at diagnosis of type 2 diabetes in Scotland. Diabetologia, 55(9), 2335-2342. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00125-012-2596-z