Preventing the preventable: Combating diabetic retinopathy in at-risk women

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World Diabetes Day is the world’s largest diabetes awareness campaign. This year’s theme, Women and Diabetes, promotes the importance of access for all women with diabetes to education, treatment and care. Oslo University Hospital/University of Oslo in collaboration with Eyenuk Inc. recently highlighted the importance of early detection of diabetic retinopathy (DR) in women in […]

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Deep Learning for Diabetic Eye Screening

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There is a lot of talk about the use of “deep learning” in the screening and identification of diabetic retinopathy (DR) lately. “Deep learning” is familiar to many in the tech industry, but is a relatively new concept in eye care. In very simple terms, deep learning is attempting to bring technology closer to artificial […]

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Diabetic Retinopathy Screening

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It starts out small enough.  Your vision seems slightly blurred.  At first you just think it’s a sign of increasing age; you notice that reading text is a little harder.  But after a few months it seems to get worse.  Eventually you go to your doctor, and he refers you to an ophthalmologist.  After hearing […]

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