Diabetes affects every part of the eye, not just the retina. Presenting critical information about seven different kinds of diabetic eye disease as well as important steps all diabetics must take to preserve vision, Dr. Chous clearly and comprehensively guides you through the fundamentals of good diabetes management and great eye care. Written by an eye doctor, diabetes educator and patient advocate, this book is dedicated to helping you or someone you love avoid blindness and other complications by taking charge of your diabetes.
"A welcome addition for all patients to have a better understanding of their disease. Thank goodness Dr. Chous has written such a thoughtful work." —William K.M. Shields, M.D., Retina & Macula Specialists (Renton, Tacoma & Olympia, WA)
"One of the most down to earth and practical books on this topic ever written." —Steven V. Edelman, M.D., UC San Diego School of Medicine, Div. of Diabetes & Metabolism; Founder & Director, Taking Control of Your Diabetes
"This book is clearly written, easy to understand...I recommend it for anyone with diabetes, the lay public and doctors too!" —Lesley L. Walls, O.D., M.D., Pres. of Southern California College of Optometry
"There is nothing in the published literature that comes close to what Dr. A. Paul Chous offers us." —Rick Mendosa, Freelance Health Writer on the Web Publisher of Diabetes Update newsletter