Wales Council of the Blind

Preventing avoidable sight loss : developing an evidence base to build better eye care services

Author: RNIB

Publisher: RNIB

Attachment: /library/preventing_avoidable_sight_loss_august_2012.doc

Description: This guide introduces RNIB’s work to develop evidence-based eye health interventions. It provides an overview of: RNIB’s research into the barriers and enablers that affect access to primary & secondary eye care services; the key recommendations from an evidence review examining the effectiveness of intervention strategies to address inequalities in eye health care; the five key areas you can address to improve access to, and design of, local eye care services; the CEP pilot interventions, which seek to improve eye health for groups at an increased risk of sight loss.

Date: 2012

Welsh: No

Type: Report