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Resources to help you deliver safe, sustainable and efficient cataract surgery

Jun 28

In conjunction with the release of our Joint statement: Interim recommendations to discharge patients following routine uncomplicated cataract surgery with The College of Optometrists, we want to highlight RCOphth resources that will help members deliver safe, sustainable, and efficient cataract services.  Cataract surgery is the UK’s most common elective operation, with approximately half a million

  • 28 June 2021

Glaucoma, Isolation and Kindness: the role opthamologists play in creating a brighter world 

Mar 11

We asked Professor Peter Shah (BSc (Hons), MB ChB, FRCOphth, FRCP Edin, MA (Distinction), Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, University Hospitals Birmingham (UHB) NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham Institute for Glaucoma Research, Institute of Translational Medicine, UHB. Visiting Professor at University College London, Honorary Professor of Glaucoma, Centre for Health & Social Care Improvement, University of Wolverhampton and

  • 11 March 2021

Scaling up video consultation capabilities in ophthalmology services: The experience at Moorfields

Sep 08

By Peter Thomas, David Probert and Hugh McCaughey The NHS Long Term Plan set out NHS England and NHS Improvement’s ambition to transform outpatient appointments. With the onset of the Covid-19 outbreak, these efforts were accelerated with all NHS trusts and foundation trusts supported to roll out video consultations to their patients. The technology is

  • 8 September 2020