Visual Dysfunction in Diabetes

The Science of Patient Impairment and Health Care

ISBN: 978-1-60761-149-3 (Print) 978-1-60761-150-9 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Living with Diabetic Retinopathy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-14

      Living with Diabetic Retinopathy: The Patient’s View

  3. How Is Diabetic Retinopathy Detected?

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Pages 17-29

      Diabetic Retinopathy Screening: Progress or Lack of Progress

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      Pages 31-42

      Functional/Neural Mapping Discoveries in the Diabetic Retina: Advancing Clinical Care with the Multifocal ERG

  4. How does diabetes affect the Eye?

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 43-43

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      Pages 45-51

      Corneal Diabetic Neuropathy

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      Pages 53-68

      Clinical Phenotypes of Diabetic Retinopathy

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      Pages 69-103

      Visual Psychophysics in Diabetic Retinopathy

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      Pages 105-122

      Mechanisms of Blood–Retinal Barrier Breakdown in Diabetic Retinopathy

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      Pages 123-141

      Molecular Regulation of Endothelial Cell Tight Junctions and the Blood-Retinal Barrier

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      Pages 143-155

      Capillary Degeneration in Diabetic Retinopathy

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      Pages 157-172

      Proteases in Diabetic Retinopathy

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      Pages 173-188

      Proteomics in the Vitreous of Diabetic Retinopathy Patients

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      Pages 189-209

      Neurodegeneration in Diabetic Retinopathy

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      Pages 211-232

      Glucose-Induced Cellular Signaling in Diabetic Retinopathy

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      Pages 233-244

      IGFBP-3 as a Regulator of the Growth-Hormone/Insulin-Like Growth Factor Pathway in Proliferative Retinopathies

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      Pages 245-259

      Neurotrophic Factors in Diabetic Retinopathy

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      Pages 261-285

      The Role of CTGF in Diabetic Retinopathy

  5. How can vision loss be limited - Experimental Therapies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 285-285

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 289-306

      Ranibizumab and Other VEGF Antagonists for Diabetic Macular Edema

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      Pages 307-323

      Neurodegeneration, Neuropeptides, and Diabetic Retinopathy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 325-338

      Glial Cell–Derived Cytokines and Vascular Integrity in Diabetic Retinopathy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 339-365

      Impact of Islet Cell Transplantation on Diabetic Retinopathy in Type 1 Diabetes

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 367-379