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03-07-2018 | Retinopathy | News

Light mask ruled out for preventing early diabetic macular edema progression

The CLEOPATRA trial results show that wearing a mask that emits blue–green light during sleep does not reduce the progression of non-central diabetic macular edema.

09-07-2017 | Retinopathy | News

Risk calculator may improve diabetic retinopathy screening efficiency

Researchers have developed a screening tool, the Liverpool Risk Calculation Engine, which offers individualized, variable-interval, risk-based screening for diabetic retinopathy and has sufficient performance for local introduction into practice, according to a modeling study.

08-18-2017 | Diabetic complications | News

Updated risk equations for type 2 diabetes complications published

Researchers have developed and validated new risk equations to help predict macrovascular and microvascular complications in patients with type 2 diabetes.

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08-22-2017 | Retinopathy | Editorial | Article

Antivascular endothelial growth factor treatment for proliferative diabetic retinopathy: Perspective on the CLARITY study

In this editorial, Rishi Singh and colleagues provide their perspective on the future of proliferative diabetic retinopathy treatment following the completion of the CLARITY and Protocol S studies.

11-04-2016 | Clinical trial | Editorial | Article

My EASD 2016 Highlights: From Paleolithic diets to the artificial pancreas

Editorial board member John Wilding outlines key moments from the 52nd annual meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes in Munich, Germany.

Journal articles and book chapters

02-05-2018 | Cardiovascular disorders | Review | Article

Clinical features and therapeutic perspectives on hypertension in diabetics

Katayama S, Hatano M, Issiki M. Hypertens Res 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1038/s41440-017-0001-5

01-22-2018 | Hypertension | Review | Article

Hypertension with diabetes mellitus complications

Yamazaki D, Hitomi H, Nishiyama A. Hypertens Res 2018: 41 : 147–156. doi: 10.1038/s41440-017-0008-y

10-24-2017 | Neuropathy | Review | Article

Treatment-induced neuropathy of diabetes

This review highlights the clinical symptoms and signs, raises awareness of the cause, and provides education about prevention of treatment-induced neuropathy of diabetes.

Gibbons CH. Curr Diab Rep 2017;17:127. doi:10.1007/s11892-017-0960-6

In practice

11-17-2016 | Retinopathy | Article

Optimizing medical management in patients with sight-threatening diabetic retinopathy

This study found that the majority of patients with diabetic retinopathy were receiving suboptimal medical management. Collaboration between general practitioners, diabetes specialists, and ophthalmologists can optimize management.

Mamtora S et al. Ophthalmol Ther 2017; 6: 105–114. doi:10.1007/s40123-016-0069-z

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