Optometry in Practice (OiP) is the College’s quarterly CPD/CET journal. In every edition you will find articles highlighting the latest research, analysis and opinion on a range of topics.
Latest issue: Volume 21, Issue 2
The role of optometrist in the detection and management of AMD in the UK and Australia.
This article reviews the various treatment options available as prophylactic therapy for early AMD.
Investigating current practice for managing and treating AMD in Ireland and the UK.
Can modern high-resolution OCT alone provide sufficient information on which to base a decision to treat?
Evaluating the risk of AMD amongst construction workers in Ireland.
Articles cover: Modifiable risk factors for AMD; Medical management of common corneal conditions; testing visual acuity of young children; lasers; the purpose of an eye test among people aged 60 and over.
Articles cover decontamination, how patients make choices, refractive surgery,referral behaviour, optometric management of AMD.
Optometric management of age-related macular degeneration: Referral and referral refinement pilot surveys
Pilot data from surveys examining the roles of community-based and hospital optometrists in the assessment and management of patients with suspected AMD.