Editors: Douglas R. Lazzaro, Samy I. McFarlane

Series Title: Diabetes: Current and Future Developments

Diabetes and the Eye: Latest Concepts and Practices

Volume 2

eBook: US $69 Special Offer (PDF + Printed Copy): US $117
Printed Copy: US $83
Library License: US $276
ISBN: 978-981-14-6644-1 (Print)
ISBN: 978-981-14-6646-5 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2021
DOI: 10.2174/97898114664651210201


Diabetes and the Eye familiarize the readers with the relationship between diabetes mellitus and the visual system. It presents a discussion about the diabetes epidemic and the many ways the disease can cause vision loss, with several types of vision disorders covered in separate chapters. Information about new frontiers in the treatment of ophthalmic disorders is also presented to reflect the advances being made in the clinic.

Key features:

- presents detailed coverage of vision loss in diabetes in 12 organized and easy to read chapters

- includes a discussion on the diabetes epidemic

- covers a wide range of vision disorders, of different parts of the eye

- includes information on current practices in eye care and management for diabetic patients

- includes information about relevant diagnostic tools

This book serves as a useful handbook for medical students, residents in ophthalmology, community and academic ophthalmologists, as well as members of the internal medicine and family practice communities.


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Kathryn Colby
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Douglas R. Lazzaro, Samy I. McFarlane
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List of Contributors

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Diabetes Epidemic, Epidemiology, Statistics and Trends

- Pp. 1-12 (12)
Andrew M. Hendrick
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Recent Developments in Diabetes Evaluation and Management: Implications for the Practicing Clinicians

- Pp. 13-51 (39)
Anna Y. Groysman, Lina Soni, Samara Skwiersky, Samy I. McFarlane
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Blurred Vision in the Diabetic Patient – Reversible and Non-reversible Causes – General Classification of Diabetic Eye Disease

- Pp. 52-70 (19)
Rony Gelman
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Diabetes and Ocular Infections

- Pp. 71-79 (9)
Jennifer Lopez, Allison E. Rizzuti
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Neuro-Ophthalmic Complications of Diabetes Mellitus

- Pp. 80-86 (7)
Julie DeBacker, Alessandro Albano
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Overview of Anterior and Posterior Segment Complications

- Pp. 87-105 (19)
Steven Agemy, Zaki Azam, Eric Shrier
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Diabetes and the Cornea

- Pp. 106-127 (22)
Lucy Sun, Douglas R. Lazzaro
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Diabetes, Cataract, and Glaucoma

- Pp. 128-146 (19)
Frank Cao, John Danias
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Optical Coherence Tomography and Fluorescein Angiography in Diabetic Retinopathy

- Pp. 147-170 (24)
Sruthi Arepalli, Justis P. Ehlers, Peter K. Kaiser
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Classification of Proliferative and Non- Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy and its Implications

- Pp. 171-184 (14)
Ferhina S. Ali, Sunir J. Garg
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Current Treatment for Diabetic Retinopathy

- Pp. 185-202 (18)
Joseph Bogaard, Judy E. Kim
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Future Direction in Diabetic Eye Disease

- Pp. 203-224 (22)
Gautam Vangipuram, Gaurav K. Shah
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Subject Index

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