Thursday, July 09, 2009

Diabetic retinopathy and cardiac dysfunction

---are associated, even when adjustment for other variables is made, thus lending credence to the notion of diabetic cardiomyopathy as a microvascular disease.

1 comment:

Shady Grove Eye Vision Care said...

Diabetic retinopathy can be treated with a laser to seal off leaking blood vessels and inhibit the growth of new vessels. Called laser photocoagulation, this treatment is painless and takes only a few minutes.