Medical retina

Diabetes and its complications account for around 10% of the NHS budget and are projected to swallow up more. Léa Surugue asks what the future holds for national diabetic eye screening.

A message from the President of the College of Optometrists.

Graphene is the world’s thinnest, strongest and most conductive substance. Already tested in presbyopia treatment, it is a promising candidate for ocular drug delivery, health monitoring and smart contact lenses, writes Kim Thomas.

The clinical figures that count.

A glance at what’s happening in the world of technology.

As advances in optical coherence tomography imaging shed new light on the choroid, Carina Bailey asks how measuring choroidal thickness could help determine ocular health.

Dr David Robert Grimes looks at the eye health issues that are making the news.

Head-mounted displays using virtual reality are at the leading edge of research into visual field testing. Carina Bailey reports on developments.

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

What's happening in the world of technology.

Himali Shah MCOptom, Resident Optometrist at Specsavers, Leicester North, discusses a case of a patient presenting with vitreomacular traction.

Dr David Robert Grimes looks at the eye health issues that are making the news.