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Diabetic Retinopathy: Public Health Presentation

Authored by Dr. Van C. Lansingh, IAPB/VISION 2020 Latin America
Posted on November 22, 2011
Topic: Advocacy/Vision 2020, Diabetic Eye Care
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This presentation defines diabetic retinopathy and discusses the epidemiology of diabetic retinopathy. It provides an overview of diabetes on a worldwide basis and presents evidence for public health approaches to the issue, including health education and an overview of the benefits and methodology for diabetic retinopathy screening.

Studies on diabetic retinopathy are cited and the presentation addresses specific approaches to diagnosing and treating diabetic retinopathy.

This presentation may be helpful for advocates and others involved in public health activities related to eye care.

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