Targeted retinopathy screening may be possible in type 1 diabetes

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Takeaway

  • Depending on a patient’s current retinopathy state and HbA1c, intervals between retinopathy screenings can range from 3 mo to 4 y, vs annual exams currently recommended.

Why this matters

  •  Diabetes is number 1 blindness cause, but exams are costly.

Study design

  • Data f...