Monthly Archives: October 2013

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The Value of Federally Funded Vision Research

10/9/13 The Alliance for Eye and Vision Research Releases its 20th Anniversary Brochure (Washington, D.C) Today, the Alliance for Eye and Vision Research (AEVR) released a new educational brochure entitled The Value of Federally Funded Vision Research-National Eye Institute (NEI) as part of the celebration of its 20th anniversary as “The Friends of the [...]

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Dr. Varma reports: Awareness of diabetic retinopathy largely lacking in those with disease

10/02/13 The Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary is pleased to share this story published in Ocular Surgery News. OSN Retina, September 2013 Risk factors associated with severe disease include high levels of glycated hemoglobin and duration of diabetes. The majority of people with diabetic retinopathy are unaware that their condition adversely impacts [...]

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