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Protecting Patients, Protecting Staff during COVID-19 pandemic

Protecting Patients During the COVID-19 pandemic, ophthalmology departments have a duty of care to protect patients, many of whom are at highest risk, being over 70 and with significant comorbidities. Any measures taken to protect eye patients should be consistent with action being taken elsewhere in the NHS and in the wider community. The risk