www.diabeticretinopathy.org.uk

Remember the 'targets' for good control

By keeping to these levels as much as possible (or lower still) you will be doing your best to stop your eyes getting worse. Occasionally by sticking to these targets your retinopathy will improve, even without laser. Review BMJ17   

 

lifestyle

blood pressure

HbA1c

sudden decrease in HbA1c

cholesterol and statins

smoking

insulin

education

Diabetes education courses

sleep apnoea etc

glucose level

Glitazones

hypoglycaemia

neuropathy

issues

compliance

type 2 at diagnosis