endocrinology
Type 1 diabetes

New advice on early worsening of retinopathy with tight glycaemic control

People with diabetes can avoid early worsening of retinopathy that occurs after intensive glycaemic control if at-risk individuals are identified in advance, ophthalmologists say. Regular retinal examinations and the use of anti-VEGF therapies such as bevacizumab can help avoid and ameliorate the worsening of diabetic retinopathy and vision loss experienced by some patients immediately after ...

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