News and notices. Comm Eye Health Vol. 31 No. 103 2018. October 30, 2018

Emergency eye care

In the past, eye emergencies were often dealt with by the most junior members of the team. Now, there is a growing awareness that these emergencies are dealt with better when overseen by a more senior consultant. The British Emergency Eye Care Society was founded in 2013 to bring together practitioners who provide acute ophthalmology services in the UK to improve practice and promote excellence in patient care. To find out more, visit

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