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Remote Interpretation of Retinal Imaging for DR

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Use of remote interpretation of retinal imaging in diabetics sent via tele-ophthalmology, improved the frequency of screening from 32% to 71% in only 12 months.

Garg S, Jani P, Kshirsagar A, King B, Chaum E. Telemedicine and Retinal Imaging for Improving Diabetic Retinopathy Evaluation. Arch Intern Med. 2012; 172(21): 1677-80. http://archinte.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1368357

Reference

Title
Telemedicine and Retinal Imaging for Improving Diabetic Retinopathy Evaluation
Publication
Arch Intern Med
Publication Date
2012
Authors
Garg S, Jani P, Kshirsagar A, King B, Chaum E
Volume & Issue
Volume 172, Issue 21
Pages
1677-80
URL
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