Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Diabetic Retinopathy

Edited by Mohammad Shamsul Ola

King Saud University, Saudi Arabia

The aim of this book is to provide a comprehensive overview of current concepts in pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatments of diabetic retinopathy. It provides a collection of topics written by excellent authors, covering discussions on advances in understanding of pathophysiology, immunological factors and emerging concepts, relating to clinical aspects and treatment strategies. The contents of the book will not only provide a resource for our knowledge but also improve diagnosis and treatment options for those patients who suffer vision loss due to diabetic retinopathy.

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Diabetic RetinopathyEdited by Mohammad Shamsul Ola

Published: February 24th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1174

ISBN: 978-953-51-0044-7

Copyright year: 2012

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48340 Total Chapter Downloads

11 Crossref Citations

13 Web of Science Citations

30 Dimensions Citations

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1. Cellular and Molecular Mechanism of Diabetic Retinopathy

By Mohammad Shamsul Ola and Mohd Imtiaz Nawaz

2751

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2. Gluco-Oxidation of Proteins in Etiology of Diabetic Retinopathy

By Mohd Wajid Ali Khan, Kamalpreet Banga and Wahid Ali Khan

1806

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3. Diabetic Retinopathy

By Carlos César Lopes De Jesus

1358

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4. The Molecular Pathogenesis of Diabetic Retinopathy - A Spectrum of Pathology Caused by the Disruption of Inner Blood-Retinal Barrier

By Byung Joo Lee, and Jeong Hun Kim

2662

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5. Inner Blood-Retinal Barrier Transporters: Relevance to Diabetic Retinopathy

By Yoshiyuki Kubo and Ken-ichi Hosoya

2137

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6. Fibrovascular Membranes Associated with PDR: Development of Molecular Targets by Global Gene Expression Profiling

By Shigeo Yoshida, Keijiro Ishikawa, Mitsuru Arima, Ryo Asato, Yukio Sassa and Tatsuro Ishibashi

2061

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7. Inflammation and Diabetic Retinopathy

By Hongbin Lü

1682

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8. Immunological Risk Factors for the Development and Progression of Diabetic Retinopathy

By Katarzyna Zorena, Dorota Raczyńska, and Krystyna Raczyńska

1619

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9. Inflammation and Angiogenesis in Diabetic Retinopathy

By Ying Yang, Ying Zhang and Yiping Li

2125

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10. Diabetic Macular Edema

By Christina Antonopoulos and Manju Subramanian

2622

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11. The Effect of Diabetes Mellitus on Retinal Function

By Zvia Burgansky-Eliash

1134

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12. Optical Coherence Tomography Findings in Diabetic Macular Edema

By Desislava Koleva-Georgieva

6153

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13. Preventing Diabetic Retinopathy: Red Lesions Detection in Early Stages

By C. Mariño, J. Novo, N. Barreira and M.G. Penedo

1907

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14. Treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema – Latest Therapeutic Developments

By Yeon Sung Moon and Na Rae Kim

4076

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15. Prophylactic Medical Treatment of Diabetic Retinopathy

By Akihiro Kakehashi, Ayumi Ota, Fumihiko Toyoda, Nozomi Kinoshita, Hiroko Yamagami, Hiroto Obata, Takafumi Matsumoto, Junichi Tsuji, Yoh Dobashi, Wilfred Y. Fujimoto, Masanobu Kawakami and Yasunori Kanazawa

1669

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16. Calcium Dobesilate in Prevention and Treatment of Diabetic Retinopathy

By Oldřich Farsa

9874

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17. The Role of Sex Hormones in Diabetic Retinopathy

By Jeffery G. Grigsby, Donald M. Allen, Richard B. Culbert, Gerardo Escobedo, Kalpana Parvathaneni, Brandi S. Betts and Andrew T.C. Tsin

2704

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