Racial gap persists in diabetic retinopathy screening

03/13/2014 | Healio (free registration)

White patients with diabetes were more likely than their minority counterparts to undergo annual eye screening for diabetic retinopathy, suggesting a persistent racial gap in eye care among patients, a study indicated. Researchers also found access to health insurance influenced patients' likelihood of getting eye tests. The results appear in Diabetes Care.

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