Advertisement

Topics

Cone Photoreceptor Dysfunction in Early-Stage Diabetic Retinopathy: Association Between the Activation Phase of Cone Phototransduction and the Flicker Electroretinogram.

07:00 EST 2nd January 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Cone Photoreceptor Dysfunction in Early-Stage Diabetic Retinopathy: Association Between the Activation Phase of Cone Phototransduction and the Flicker Electroretinogram."

To define the nature and extent of cone photoreceptor abnormalities in diabetic individuals who have mild or no retinopathy by assessing the activation phase of cone phototransduction and the flicker ERG in these individuals.

Affiliation

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Investigative ophthalmology & visual science
ISSN: 1552-5783
Pages: 64-72

Links

DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [23937 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Disorganization of Retinal Inner Layers (DRIL) and Neuroretinal Dysfunction in Early Diabetic Retinopathy.

To elucidate the relationship between disorganization of retinal inner layers (DRILs) and retinal function in diabetic patients without diabetic retinopathy (DR) and with nonproliferative DR, but with...

AMPLITUDE LOSS OF THE HIGH-FREQUENCY FLICKER ELECTRORETINOGRAM IN EARLY DIABETIC RETINOPATHY.

To evaluate retinal dysfunction in diabetic patients who have mild or no nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy (DR) using the high-frequency flicker electroretinogram.

Telemedicine and diabetic retinopathy.

Diabetic retinopathy is prevalent among American adults with diabetes. Tight control of glycemic levels, BP, and lipids can help reduce patients' risk of developing diabetic retinopathy, which can lea...

Association of Plasma Pentraxin-3 Levels with Retinopathy and Systemic Factors in Diabetic Patients.

Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is mainly caused by metabolic factors, vascular inflammation, and endothelial dysfunction. We aimed to evaluate the relationship of DR with inflammatory and biochemical alter...

Temporal Frequency Abnormalities in Early-Stage Diabetic Retinopathy Assessed by Electroretinography.

To define the nature and extent of temporal frequency abnormalities in diabetics who have mild or no nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy (NPDR) by using the flicker electroretinogram (ERG).

Clinical Trials [12726 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Early Laser Treatment for Diabetic Eye Disease in China : A Pilot Randomized Trial

To compare immediate laser pan-retinal photocoagulation (PRP) treatment of severe or very severe non proliferative diabetic retinopathy (NPDR) stage versus deferral of treatment until the ...

Intravitreal Conbercept After Vitrectomy

To evaluate the safety and efficacy of intravitreal conbercept after vitrectomy for the management of early-stage proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR). Hypothesis: intravitreal conber...

Combined Antioxidant Therapy on Oxidative Stress, Mitochondrial Dysfunction Markers in Diabetic Retinopathy

The present study aims to support previous research on antioxidant therapy effects in diabetic retinopathy outcome. The investigators intend to assess 180 patients with diabetic retinopath...

Early Treatment Diabetic Retinopathy Study (ETDRS)

To evaluate the effectiveness of both argon laser photocoagulation and aspirin therapy in delaying or preventing progression of early diabetic retinopathy to more severe stages of visual l...

Octreotide Acetate in Microspheres in Patients With Diabetic Retinopathy

The most common ocular disease in patients with diabetes, diabetic retinopathy, is present in approximately 40% of diabetic patients; about 8% of diabetic patients have vision threatening ...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Photosensitive proteins expressed in the CONE PHOTORECEPTOR CELLS. They are the protein components of cone photopigments. Cone opsins are classified by their peak absorption wavelengths.

Aneurysm of the MICROVASCULATURE. Charcot–Bouchard aneurysms are aneurysms of the brain vasculature which is a common cause of CEREBRAL HEMORRHAGE. Retinal microaneurysm is an early diagnostic sign of DIABETIC RETINOPATHY.

Photosensitive afferent neurons located primarily within the FOVEA CENTRALIS of the MACULA LUTEA. There are three major types of cone cells (red, blue, and green) with photopigments of different spectral sensitivity curves. Retinal cone cells operate in daylight vision (at photopic intensities) providing color recognition and central visual acuity.

The bridge between the inner and the outer segments of a retinal rod or a cone photoreceptor cell. Through it, proteins synthesized in the inner segment are transported to the outer segment.

The inner portion of a retinal rod or a cone photoreceptor cell, situated between the PHOTORECEPTOR CONNECTING CILIUM and the synapse with the adjacent neurons (RETINAL BIPOLAR CELLS; RETINAL HORIZONTAL CELLS). The inner segment contains the cell body, the nucleus, the mitochondria, and apparatus for protein synthesis.

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 


DeepDyve research library

Relevant Topic

Diabetes
Diabetes is a lifelong condition that causes a person's blood sugar level to become too high. The two main types of diabetes are: type 1 diabetes type 2 diabetes In the UK, diabetes affects approximately 2.9 million people. There are a...


Searches Linking to this Article