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The effectiveness of screening for diabetic retinopathy by digital imaging photography and technician ophthalmoscopy.

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AIMS: To evaluate the introduction of a community-based non-mydriatic and mydriatic digital photographic screening programme by measuring the sensitivity and specificity compared with a reference standard and assessing the added value of technician direct ophthalmoscopy. METHODS: Study patients had one-field, non-mydriatic, 45 degrees digital imaging photography prior to mydriatic two-field digital imaging photography followed by technician ophthalmoscopy. Of these patients, 1549 were then ex...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Author
Journal:
Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British Diabetic Association More from this journal
Volume:
20
Issue:
6
Pages:
467-474
Publication date:
2003-06-01
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EISSN:
1464-5491
ISSN:
0742-3071
Language:
English
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pubs:278358
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uuid:f8a33cac-07c5-402a-996a-bd3da9fa1063
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pubs:278358
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278358
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2014-06-09

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