Rationing cataract surgery on the NHS

By |2016-02-23T11:13:51+00:00July 31st, 2012|Cataract Surgery|

Rationing cataract surgery on the NHS Do you think you can get your cataract surgery done on the NHS when you require it? You may think the answer to this is yes but its not I’m afraid. The NHS faces huge financial challenges and its up to our clinical commissioning groups to budget for the [...]

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The History of Cataract Surgery

By |2016-02-23T11:13:51+00:00July 31st, 2012|Cataract Surgery|

The History of Cataract Surgery Cataract surgery is often cited as one of the most successful surgical interventions. It has changed the lives of millions of people. The surgical technique has been refined over many years delivering fantastic surgical results with very low rates of complications. Cataract surgery in its simplest form is at least [...]

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Bird regains sight after first ever cataract surgery

By |2016-10-28T15:36:58+01:00July 31st, 2012|Cataract Surgery|

Bird regains sight after first ever cataract surgery If there is ever a story about cataract surgery that always seem to be newsworthy, its the one where the world’s first (insert appropriate animal) gets cataract surgery. A while back it was a panda, before that it was an owl, before that even it was an [...]

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