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Contemporary lifestyle has amplified Diabetes to, as high as, 90% of people in the society. Keeping this in mind, a campaign was organised for Diabetic Retinopathy in collaboration with a tertiary eye care hospital called Drishti Eye Institute on Sunday, 19th May, 2019 in Dehradun.
To accomplish this, a comprehensive eye screening was done. Eye Pupil of patients was dilated with eye drop and Fundus Photo examination was done which was then recorded and digitally saved for future reference.
Patients were informed in advance to bring their last blood sugar report to the camp if any. Wherever required, free Blood sugar test was also done for patients, afresh. Their blood pressure was checked too.
Each patient was finally ascertained for Diabetic Retinopathy. Any laser treatment or surgery done previously was also taken into account. Medical Retina & Uvea Surgeon, Dr Multani was actively engaged for eye consultation.