Handbook of Retinal Screening in Diabetes: Diagnosis and Management, Second Edition
Copyright © 2012 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Author(s): Roy Taylor, Deborah Batey
Published Online: 29 MAR 2012 08:02AM EST
Print ISBN: 9780470658499
Online ISBN: 9781119968573
About this Book
Beginning with chapters summarizing the basics of diabetic retinopathy, this updated volume outlines the need for screening, how to screen safely and correctly, and the normal condition of the retina without diabetic retinopathy, all using excellent line and halftone illustrations. The core focus then moves on to examining each different form of retinopathy, all supported by outstanding color retinal photographs illustrating the appearance of the retina at various stages of retinopathy, plus an analysis on the best treatment for each stage. The book ends with chapters providing self-assessment questions of the type that screeners will encounter when gaining their now mandatory retinal screening qualifications, as well as a background information chapter offering advice on related UK, European, and US organizations. A website contains all the full-color retinopathy images from the book, with the option to download these into presentations.