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Laser photocoagulation for diabetic macular oedema

  1. Eliane C Jorge1,*,
  2. Edson N Jorge1,
  3. Regina El Dib2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group

Published Online: 28 NOV 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010859


How to Cite

Jorge EC, Jorge EN, El Dib R. Laser photocoagulation for diabetic macular oedema (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 11. Art. No.: CD010859. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010859.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Botucatu Medical School, Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Department of Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Botucatu, São Paulo, Brazil

  2. 2

    Botucatu Medical School, UNESP - Univ Estadual Paulista, Department of Anaesthesiology, Botucatu, São Paulo, Brazil

*Eliane C Jorge, Department of Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Botucatu Medical School, Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Distrito de Rubião Júnior, s/n, Botucatu, São Paulo, 18618-970, Brazil. elianej@fmb.unesp.br.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 28 NOV 2013

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