The College of Optometrists

Useful information and links

Alzheimer’s Society (2016) Sight, Perception and Hallucinations in Dementia, factsheet 527LP [Accessed 19 Nov 2020]

The College of Optometrists: Dementia and the eye examination (member only) [Accessed 19 Nov 2020]

Bowen M, Edgar DF, Hancock B et al (2016) The Prevalence of Visual Impairment in People with Dementia (the PrOVIDe study): a cross-sectional study of 60-89 year old people with dementia and qualitative exploration of individual, carer and professional perspectives. Health Services and Delivery Research 4(21) [Accessed 18 Nov 2020]

Bowen M, Zutshi H, Cordiner M, et al (2019) Qualitative, exploratory pilot study to investigate how people living with posterior cortical atrophy, their carers and clinicians experience tests used to assess vision
BMJ Open;9:e020905. doi [Accessed 19 Nov 2020]

The College of Optometrists online learning on dementia (member-only) [Accessed 19 Nov 2020]

The College of Optometrists Focus on Falls [Accessed 19 Nov 2020]

Royal College of Ophthalmologists and Vision2020 (2015): Quality standard for people with sight loss and dementia in an ophthalmology department [Accessed 18 Nov 2020]

Royal College of General Practitioners: Dementia [Accessed 19 Nov 2020]

RNIB. Dementia and Sight Loss: Promoting Good Eye Health [Accessed 19 Nov 2020]

Social Care Institute for Excellence. Dementia and Decision Making [Accessed 19 Nov 2020]

Social Care Institute for Excellence. Safeguarding people with dementia [Accessed 19 Nov 2020]

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