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Paediatric Ophthalmology

Diagnostic Pathway following Child Vision Screening Public Health England recently convened an advisory group (with input from a wide group of stakeholders that included RCOphth, the National Screening Committee, the College of Optometrists, BIOS and Vision UK). The aim was to help commissioners and providers turn the UK National Screening Committee recommendations for vision screening

Diabetic Retinopathy

Since the establishment of the English National Screening Programme for Diabetic Retinopathy and similar programmes in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, annual photographic retinal screening is offered to all people with diabetes over the age of 12. The national programmes are responsible for the training, accreditation and quality assurance of local screening programmes. The detection of referable