Conference flipchart – Screening for diabetic retinopathy in First Nations communities

This conference flipchart assists interveners offering diabetes education and remote screening for diabetic retinopathy.

This visual tool examines seven themes:

·         Diabetes;

·         The anatomy of the eye;

·         The retina;

·         The conduct of a screening examination and follow-up in a case with a normal result;

·         Follow-up in a case with an abnormal result;

·         Precautions to take after pupillary dilation;

·         Possible side effects after pupillary dilation.

Target audience :

  • General public
  • Nurses
  • Designated imagers assigned to the project from various professions of the health centre