Dietary supplement improves measurable visual outcomes

Dietary macular pigments, which can now be measured directly and accurately, are hugely important in optimising visual function, especially as we age.

Multifocal lenses for presbyopia in eyes with previous corneal surgery

A multifocal corneo-scleral contact lens that can correct presbyopia in irregular corneas has undergone a small pilot study. Complete visual rehabilitation was achieved along with a high degree of patient satisfaction.

Responding, adapting to COVID-19 protocols in the UK

John Bladen, MBBS, BSc, MRCS, PGCert, PhD, FRCOphth, consultant ophthalmologist and oculoplastic surgeon, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK, speaks on the institution's response and workflow adjustments made amid the coronavirus pandemic, how virtual appointments have helped in working through a backlog of patients, and whether cancer may be the next big crisis in the UK due to missed diagnoses during the lockdown.