Dear All, Apologies for the issues affecting the site recently, thanks to those that have brought it to my attention. I think I have solved most of the issues, I am currently working on removing the large black section at the top but otherwise everything works. I have also taken the option reverted back to … Continue reading "Site issues"
I don’t use it much but have needed to twice this week, only to be told it’s not available. Anyone know why? Also any alternatives other than the non-SR version?
As I suspect many of you have, I got this from Grafton optical today https://tinyurl.com/yclll4yn Looks interesting – Any comments?
One of my CL Px has moved to Scotland and apparently has a corneal ulcer. She’s seen the local optom but is very unimpressed. TBH, I have spoken to her on the phone and it sounds more like a sterile infiltrate. Is there a IP optom in this area I can recommend? Thanks
Apologies for those who couldn’t access the site, there were a few issues with some errant code that had crept in and it took me a while to sort it. I had to restore some files from a back up on the 3rd November, any edits, posts or comments since then my have been lost. … Continue reading "Site issues"
I have a 60yr old chap with learning disabilities. He presented with a sticky, red eye and swollen upper lid which has waxed and waned for the last 6months. He has been on chloramphenicol QDS for a week already with no improvement. There was a large chalazion in the top lid that looks like its … Continue reading "recurrent chalazion & conjunctivitis"
I would be grateful for everyone’s opinions on this just to make sure I am not way off base. So here is the case scenario: 93yr old lady with bilateral NTG, pseduophakic, a bit of dry AMD, moderate lid margin disease with associated ocular surface disease. VA – RE 6/15; LE 6/12+ CCT ~ 500 … Continue reading "Glaucoma & lid margin disease"
I seem to be seeing more and more of this. Other than surgery, what other management are you guys finding successful?
Who is giving: 1. oral NSAIDs ie flurbiprofen 100mg tds? 2. Topical steroid ie FML TDS 3. Something else
I have seen quite a few Px recently with severe ocular surface disease, usual stuff – raging blepharitis, corneas that light up like a Christmas tree with NaFl and VA down to 6/24 or worse. They all respond well to lid hygiene, topical steroid and copious lubrication over about 3months. Had a diabetic chap in … Continue reading "Bandage CL in ocular surface disease"