Hoping you can helpScenario is I have a non uk visitor who has glaucoma. She wishes for me to prescribe her glaucoma drops (copy of her prescription at hand). As long as i write a private prescription I think I’m allowed to do so, however never been in this scenario before so wanted confirmation on … Continue reading "Non uk resident prescribing"
Dear all I am about to start a new clinic within the hospital for acute cases. I was wondering if any Optoms are involved in something like this? If so, are there any recommended reading materials? Eg are you carrying out corneal scrapes? ordering blood work? Any comments/advise would be appreciated. thanks Irfan
Hi All – Just thought I’d pick your brains on when you deem it necessary to introduce Oc.Hypotensive tx if the pressures have gone up using steroids. e.g.. prior to tx iops 13/14 and post tx 19/20 – does this require lowering? I’m still grey in this area, but would appreciate anyones experiences. on the whole … Continue reading "steroids increasing IOPs"
asymptomatic px 50 year old female CL wearer- good health, fluoxetine only, no FH, No OH or CL related issues in past- CLO found this on cornea, asked me to have a look. Appears to be an intracorneal haemorrhage but also telangiectasia like- odd looking anyway! I wonder if it is localised inflammation therefore trying … Continue reading "Opinions on this"
Hi all Im not sure if this a concern (or a growing one) but is anyone else finding ophthalmic nurses taking more of a lead in eyecare for roles im sure we would rather be involved in? I have recently looked into such roles being carried out by nurses in ophthalmology in my area and … Continue reading "Our New peers in eyecare!!"
Hi I have recently acquired a topcon nw6s fundus camera with a nikon d1x camera – (its an old camera) However I am after compatible software. Anyone have any ideas what I can use. Thanks
Diab px mid 50s presented with painful right eye (better Today) for last 3/7- amb eye but still 6/12. Iop 20 (no change) and g1 ac cells. hx of DED, no cls/trauma etc Just wanted some comments on diagnosis/tx/management and pathophysiology. Here some pics. https://www.dropbox.com/s/vjhumn76h6jen22/photo%2007-12-2015%2011%2050%2028.jpg?dl=0 https://www.dropbox.com/s/a9nmiremd6khalr/photo%2007-12-2015%2011%2050%2021.jpg?dl=0 Irfan
Hi All Does anyone still require peer review for therapeutics as I do and I am not aware of any that are running? irfan
hi is there anyway of accessing bnf from mobile? If your a member of the college does that help? Irfan
Hi All I need the above chart as part of a scheme. Does anyone happen to have or know someone with the above chart for sale? Any help? thanks Irfan