Table of Contents

Epidemiology.
Pathophysiology of diabetes.
National clinical trials and classification.
Diagnostic testing.
Examination of the diabetic patient.
New treatment modalities.
Management of non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy.
Management of clinically significant macular edema or diabetic macular edema.
Management of proliferative diabetic retinopathy.
Indications for vitrectomy.
Diabetes in pregnancy.
Complications.
Diabetes and glaucoma.
Informed consent.
Guidelines for nursing staff and medical assistants.