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Avoidable blindness to triple by 2050

13 October 2017 by Emily McCormick

New research into the causes of vision loss is led by Anglia Ruskin University academic

Labour MP sports eye patch at PMQs

12 October 2017 by Andrew McClean

Angela Rayner MP visited A&E before attending Parliament

60-seconds with Seema Verma

05 October 2017 by Selina Powell

Optegra Eye Health Care’s new chief medical officer on being a pioneer in her field

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Voting opens for the AOP Awards 2018

02 October 2017 by Florence Adu-Yeboah

The finalists for the annual awards show have been announced

The Harry Potter effect

29 September 2017 by Henrietta Alderman

There is a time for looking back with nostalgia – and to look ahead. Henrietta Alderman reflects on the diagnostic ability that comes with OCT


22 September 2017 by Andrew McClean

OT  looks at what’s on offer at 100% Optical 2018 for practice owners who want to boost business and get the whole team involved

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Expert witnesses

10 October 2017 by Emily McCormick

OT  poses a monthly scenario from a practitioner. This month, we look at what the role of being an expert witness involves for optometrists

Fit to practise

03 October 2017 by General Optical Council

High levels of public confidence in the optical professions reflects that the vast majority of practitioners continue to deliver excellent care to their patients, writes the GOC’s Safia Iman

Low vision prescribing habits

02 October 2017 by Emily McCormick

This audit is the first of a two-part report exploring the prescribing habits of practitioners providing the Low Vision Service Wales from April 2012-March 2013

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Contact lens horrors

19 October 2017 by Andrew McClean

A warning has been issued on the dangers of cosmetic contact lenses

Moorfields and UCL to provide glaucoma course

16 October 2017 by Andrew McClean

The College of Optometrists announced the accreditation for the Professional Certificate in Glaucoma

What I have learned from when things go wrong

11 October 2017 by Selina Powell

Optical Consumer Complaints Society head, Jennie Jones, shares her customer service insight with OT