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An evaluation of the change in activity and workload arising from diabetic ophthalmology referrals following the introduction of a community based digital retinal photographic screening programme.

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AIMS: To determine how the workload of an ophthalmology department changed following the introduction of an organised retinal screening programme. METHODS: Information was collected from the hospital medical record of people with diabetes attending eye clinics over 4 years. The first year was before screening, the next 2 years the first round, and the fourth year the second round. RESULTS: The total number of people with diabetes referred each year over the 4 year period was 853, 954, 974, 1...

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10.1136/bjo.2004.060723

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience
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Author
Journal:
The British journal of ophthalmology
Volume:
89
Issue:
8
Pages:
971-975
Publication date:
2005-08-05
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EISSN:
1468-2079
ISSN:
0007-1161
URN:
uuid:7e67e703-301f-48aa-9d2f-efa4c7402f0b
Source identifiers:
469083
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pubs:469083

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