The latest news and developments in the eye health and sight loss sector.
In late November, Macular Society hosted a professionals' conference focused on the latest in macular treatments, patient experience of the eye clinic and sharing best practice. Hannah Adams, NB Online editor went along to the conference to find out about some of the work happening in the field.
Three leading sight loss charities, Fight for Sight, Blind Veterans UK and the Macular Society, have joined forces in the global fight against age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
Moorfields Eye Charity launches new strategy for supporting Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and its research partner, the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology.
A new study has indicated a link between the prolonged stress caused by taking multiple exams and a small increase in intraocular pressure (IOP).
The new NICE guideline for the management of cataracts in adults was launched last month
The new Low Vision, Habilitation and Rehabilitation Framework for adults and children will help commissioners understand what good practice should look like and inform their decisions when planning services.
A Canadian model has experienced partial sight loss after a procedure to permanently colour the white of her eye purple went wrong.
The Nystagmus Network charity will use ‘Wobbly Wednesday’ on 1 November 2017 to raise funds for the most common eye condition found in school-aged children.
Tickets are now available for the Excellence in Patient Support conference which will take place on Tuesday 28 November in London.
Ten people with Retinitis Pigmentosa are being asked to review the benefits of an eye implant.