26 April 2019
Source: BMJ Open
‘Health spending decisions are difficult, but the CCGs’ stance on cataract surgery is clearly wrong.’ Mike Burdon president of the RCOphth wrote to the BMJ Latest following their coverage of cataract rationing. You can read his response here: https://whttps://www.bmj.com/content/365/bmj.l1734/rr-0
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27 March 2018
Source: The College of Optometrists
The College of Optometrists welcomed a new President and five new Council members at its AGM, held during the College’s clinical conference, Optometry Tomorrow 2018, in Birmingham on 19 March. The incoming College President is Board member, Professor Edward Mallen MCOptom, Head of the School of Optometry and Vision Science, and Professor of Physiological Optics at the University of Bradford.
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