Content Listing for Falls

Looking at the link between poor vision and falls, and possible interventions.

We have responded to a green paper on prevention public from the Department of Health and Social Care.

Lockdowns led to cancelled operations and check-ups. Becky McCall looks at the legacy of the pandemic for eye disease and sight loss, and the lessons that have been learned.

This review identifies risk factors and highlights the demographic and socioeconomic drives for falls reduction strategies.

We have responded to a Scottish Government consultation on Falls Prevention Strategy.

In each issue, Acuity poses a topical question to a panel of members.

This article describes the relationship between visual impairment and dizziness and falls in older people.

A&E optometrists can see everything from DIY mishaps to domestic violence in a day's work, writes Steve Smethurst.

Rima Evans looks at the work of those offering practical support and rehabilitation for people with visual impairment