Therapeutic Advances in Ophthalmology: Corneal endothelial cell dysfunction: etiologies and management

7 December 2018
Source: Therapeutic Advances in Ophthalmology

Abstract   A transparent cornea is essential for the formation of a clear image on the retina. The human cornea is arranged into well-organized layers, and each layer plays a significant role in maintaining the transparency and viability of the tissue. The endothelium has both barrier and pump functions, which are important for the maintenance of corneal clarity. Many etiologies,

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ONS: Children’s and young people’s experiences of loneliness: 2018

6 December 2018

The Office for National Statistics analysis of children’s and young people’s views, experiences and suggestions to overcome loneliness, using in-depth interviews, the Community Life Survey 2016 to 2017 and Good Childhood Index Survey, 2018. Main points Children (aged 10 to 15 years) • 11.3% of children said that they were “often” lonely; this was more common among younger children aged

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CCEHC launch the System and Assurance Framework for Eye-health (SAFE) – Emergency and Urgent Care

5 December 2018
Source: Clinical Council for Eye Health Commissioning

How to ensure your patients are managed by the right person in the right place at the right time. The main message from all the SAFE products is to promote the right commissioning at the system level, so that there is consistency, improved levels of communication and greater integration between services. The System and Assurance Framework for Eye-health (SAFE) – Emergency

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CCEHC System And Assurance Framework For Eye-health - Emergency And Urgent Care - 2018
CCEHC System And Assurance Framework For Eye-health - Emergency And Urgent Care - 2018
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Papers for the meeting of the ADASS Physical Disabilities, Sensory Impairment and HIV/AIDS Network 07/12/18

3 December 2018
Source: ADASS physical & sensory impairment & HIV/AIDS network + Vision UK

Agenda and paper for the next meeting of the ADASS Physical Disabilities, Sensory Impairment and HIV/AIDS network attached. To be held on 07/12/18, 11.00am – 3.00pm, Location: RNIB, Judd Street, London BSL Interpreters and a Speech to Text reporter have been booked for this meeting     Please note the Next meeting will be at: The Pocklington Hub, Tavistock House

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ADASS Agenda 07

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ADASS Sensory Network Presentation - Action On Hearing Loss
ADASS Sensory Network Presentation - Action On Hearing Loss
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ADASS Network Meeting Dec 18 Involve Services PPT
ADASS Network Meeting Dec 18 Involve Services PPT
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ADASS Dec18 Simon Labbett
ADASS Dec18 Simon Labbett
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Valerie Gidney ADASS 7 Dec 18 Pptx
Valerie Gidney ADASS 7 Dec 18 Pptx
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University College London (UCL) and Vision UK Dementia and Sight Loss Conference Videos

26 November 2018
Source: UCL and Vision UK

Videos from speakers who have given permission are now available to view from the University College of London (UCL) and Vision UK Dementia and Sight Loss Conference held on 22 June 2016. The conference aimed to raise awareness and educate stakeholders of the issues affecting people with dementia and sight loss as well as discuss strategies for care. Presentations from speakers

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The Wales Vision Strategy 2018

23 November 2018
Source: Wales Vision Strategy

The Wales Vision Strategy exists to deliver positive change for blind and partially sighted people in Wales, their communities and the general population including those at risk of sight loss. The Wales Vision Strategy reflects the priorities of blind and partially sighted people and has been developed in collaboration with stakeholder organisations. The Wales Vision Strategy is always open to

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RE181019 English Section Tilt And Turn Brochure V05 (003)
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RE181019 Welsh Section Tilt And Turn Brochure V02
RE181019 Welsh Section Tilt And Turn Brochure V02
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England Vision Strategy annual reports and progress report

21 November 2018

England Vision Strategy annual reports  2017-18 and 2016-17 and progress report 2015-16.

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England Vision Strategy Annual Report 2017-18
England Vision Strategy Annual Report 2017-18
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England Vision Strategy Annual Report 2017-18 (LP)
England Vision Strategy Annual Report 2017-18 (LP)
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England Vision Strategy Annual Report 2016-17
England Vision Strategy Annual Report 2016-17
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England Vision Strategy Annual Report 2016-17 (LP)
England Vision Strategy Annual Report 2016-17 (LP)
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England Vision Strategy Progress Report 2015-16 (Final)
England Vision Strategy Progress Report 2015-16 (Final)
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England Vision Strategy Progress Report 2015-16 (Final LP)
England Vision Strategy Progress Report 2015-16 (Final LP)
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Vision UK Counselling and Emotional Support Services Committee

16 November 2018
Source: Vision UK Counselling and Emotional Support Services Committee

Papers for the Vision UK Counselling and Emotional Support Services Committee, 27 November 2018

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Attach 1 - Agenda Of Vision UK CESS Cmte, 271118
Attach 1 - Agenda Of Vision UK CESS Cmte, 271118
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Attach 2 -FINAL Mins Of VISION 2020 UK SL Counselling Accredn, 210717
Attach 2 -FINAL Mins Of VISION 2020 UK SL Counselling Accredn, 210717
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Attach 3 - Matters Arising For Vision UK CESS Cmte, 271118
Attach 3 - Matters Arising For Vision UK CESS Cmte, 271118
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Attach 4 - Counsellors Survey 2017 Data Export
Attach 4 - Counsellors Survey 2017 Data Export
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Attach 5 - CfS Accreditation Workshop Summary Final
Attach 5 - CfS Accreditation Workshop Summary Final
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Attach 6 - Vision UK Counselling Accreditation Scheme Process
Attach 6 - Vision UK Counselling Accreditation Scheme Process
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Attach 7 - Eval Summary Of Inaugural Accredn SL Counselling Crs Jun 18
Attach 7 - Eval Summary Of Inaugural Accredn SL Counselling Crs Jun 18
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Attach 8 - Royal Blind Loneliness Report
Attach 8 - Royal Blind Loneliness Report
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Attach 9 - Change Of Cmte Name To Vision UK Mental Health Cmte
Attach 9 - Change Of Cmte Name To Vision UK Mental Health Cmte
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Attach 10 - Draft ToR For VISION 2020 UK CESS Cmt, Jul 17 V3 TK+MBr
Attach 10 - Draft ToR For VISION 2020 UK CESS Cmt, Jul 17 V3 TK+MBr
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Key facts about vision impairment in children and young people

15 November 2018
Source: Vision UK Social Research Committee and Vision UK Children and Young People with a Vision Impairment Committee

The key statistics about vision impairment in children and young people has been reviewed and updated by researchers at RNIB, Guide Dogs and Royal London Society for the Blind. This has been endorsed by the Vision UK Children & Young People with a Vision Impairment Committee and can be used to: help plan the work of your service; give evidence

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Sight Loss Statistics For CYP 2018 FINAL
Sight Loss Statistics For CYP 2018 FINAL
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Sight Loss Statistics For CYP 2018 FINAL
Sight Loss Statistics For CYP 2018 FINAL
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University of Sheffield and Nystagmus Network: Nystagmus Information Pack

7 November 2018
Source: The University of Sheffield

Information about nystagmus has been developed into a ‘Nystagmus Information Pack’ by a team at the Academic Unit of Ophthalmology and Orthoptics. This Nystagmus Information Pack is aimed at patients with nystagmus, families, teachers, other professionals and people who would like to find out more about nystagmus. The need for better information about the condition came from discussions with people

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