Table 1—

Annual population census and retinal examinations and laser treatments at PIMC

19992000200120022003
Clinic population52,99155,56658,23359,96361,871
Patients with diabetes seen in the year (n)2,9103,1833,5813,8294,068
Patients with JVN images (n)0183107212721605
Patients with diabetic retinopathy surveillance examination (mid-range of calculation) (n)14551751250726043051
Patients with laser treatments (n)575867102120
Rate of laser treatment rate per 1,000 diabetic people with diabetic retinopathy surveillance39.233.126.739.239.3
Rate of laser treatment rate per 1,000 diabetic people receiving care at PIMC19.618.218.726.629.5