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Correlation of light-flicker-induced retinal vasodilation and retinal vascular caliber measurements in diabetes

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Nguyen, T Thanh
Kawasaki, Ryo
Wang, Jie Jin
Shaw, Jonathan
Vilser, Walthard
Wong, Tien Y
Published in Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 2009, vol. 50, no. 12, p. 5609-13
Abstract Subtle changes in retinal vascular caliber have been shown to predict diabetic retinopathy and other diabetic complications. This study was undertaken to investigate whether retinal vascular caliber correlates with light-flicker-induced retinal vasodilation, a measure of endothelial function.
Keywords Arterioles/physiopathologyBlood PressureDiabetes Mellitus, Type 1/physiopathologyDiabetes Mellitus, Type 2/physiopathologyDiabetic Retinopathy/physiopathologyFemaleHumansLightMaleMiddle AgedPhotographyRetinal Vessels/physiopathologyRisk FactorsSurveys and QuestionnairesVasodilation/radiation effectsVenules/physiopathology
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NGUYEN, T Thanh et al. Correlation of light-flicker-induced retinal vasodilation and retinal vascular caliber measurements in diabetes. In: Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 2009, vol. 50, n° 12, p. 5609-13. doi: 10.1167/iovs.09-3442 https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:93237

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