A recent study has found nurses working in care homes need more support and education in order to effectively manage glaucoma and the effects the condition has on the health and wellbeing of older people.
From dancing in theatres and stacking supermarket shelves to driving forklift trucks, Louise O'Connor, now an ECLO at Salisbury Hospital's Eye Clinic, really has seen it all. Here, she talks about her exciting new job.
With increasing numbers of newly diagnosed patients with age related macular degeneration (AMD), pressure for the NHS to manage patients effectively is on the rise. Ross Cahill, suggests training Orthoptists to assess and manage patients could help NHS eye clinics. Here, he explains how.