Cataract surgery rationing

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31 May 2019
Source: The Royal College of Ophthalmologists

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists has worked with the BMJ on an investigation into the number of rejected referrals for cataract surgery which shows NHS commissioners are ignoring clinical guidelines by rationing access to cataract surgery. Mike Burdon, president of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, who also chaired NICE’s guideline committee, said that it was his mission before he stepped

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