Tag: diabetic eye disease


Survey uncovers key gaps in American’s knowledge of eye health

January 13, 2020

Via: The Medical News

A survey conducted by The Harris Poll has uncovered key gaps in American’s knowledge of eye health, and what they don’t know is putting them at risk of vision loss. With the number of people affected by potentially blinding eye […]

Innovation, Medical Devices

First AI device to detect diabetic eye disease gets FDA greenlight

April 17, 2018


On Wednesday 11 April the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the marketing approval of the first medical device to use artificial intelligence (AI) to detect more than a mild level of diabetic retinopathy, the most common cause of […]

Biomarker, Innovation

New biomarkers predict accelerated diabetic eye disease

May 30, 2017

Via: ScienceDaily Health

Young onset type 2 diabetes patients have an increased risk of developing diabetic retinopathy at an earlier stage and at a greater frequency, according to researchers in India and US. Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is one of the late complications of […]