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Visual acuity measurement and ocular co-morbidity in diabetic retinopathy screening.

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AIMS: To evaluate the relationship between best corrected visual acuity (BCVA), age, type of diabetes, sight-threatening diabetic retinopathy (STDR) and ocular co-morbidity. METHODS: 1549 randomly selected people with diabetes mellitus (DM) from a countywide digital photographic screening programme had standardised logarithm of minimum angle of resolution (logMAR) BCVA measurement, followed by slit-lamp biomicroscopy examination by an experienced ophthalmologist. RESULTS: Subnormal vision (l...

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10.1136/bjo.2007.128561

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience
Journal:
The British journal of ophthalmology
Volume:
92
Issue:
6
Pages:
775-778
Publication date:
2008-06-05
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EISSN:
1468-2079
ISSN:
0007-1161
URN:
uuid:e03c872b-eb7a-42a4-9012-5cda3f7b4a07
Source identifiers:
469079
Local pid:
pubs:469079

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