Diabetic eye screening: screening exclusions and suspensions, and managing ungradable images

Explains the management of the eligible population for NHS diabetic eye screening (DES) and how to manage patients with ungradable images.


Diabetic eye screening: exclusions, suspensions and management of ungradable images

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This document explains management of the eligible population for diabetic eye screening.

It includes:

  • guidelines and reasons for excluding and suspending people from receiving screening invitations
  • procedures for managing ungradable images
Published 1 November 2012