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DPC 2022



Retinopathy: Your role in delaying progression

17 Nov 2022
Clinical Theatre

This session will look to understand what diabetic retinopathy is and what the screening results mean and how primary care can help people with diabetes understand these as well as help to prevent and delay progression of diabetic retinopathy

  • To understand what is diabetic retinopathy
  • To explore what the R&M grades mean
  • To consider what the role of glycaemic and blood pressure management is in diabetic retinopathy
  • To understand the role diabetes teams play in preventing and delaying diabetic retinopathy
Rebecca Thomas, Senior Lecturer Population Health and Medical Sciences - Diabetes Research Unit Cymru, Swansea University Medical School