Dec 162017
 
My colleague has been dealing with have a chap who works in a decompression chamber for a month at a time. His normal rx is  R-2.00L-1.75 Once in the chamber for 28 days – his rx becomes 2 dioptres more minus. R-4.50 L-4.25 He has , as such 2 pairs of specs – one for [...]
Sep 262017
 
So I think my first case of a fungal keratitis.# 50 year old lady, CL wearer, red painful right eye. Lots of pain. Few odd “microdendrites”  to the cornea. Not much else to see other than the eye a bit red. Pain out of all proportion to signs.Was worried so sent to local HES. Feedback [...]

Casualty Clinics

 Posted by at 21:44  1 Response »
Apr 182017
 
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