Presented by Mrs Claire Howard, Stroke Specialist Orthoptist / NIHR Research Fellow
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust / University of Liverpool
Claire will present an overview of the types of visual impairment seen following stroke/neurological deficit and practical ways to manage these problems. She will discuss referral pathways and when to refer to an eye clinic provider and discuss resources available for staff, carers and patients. She will give an overview of the vision regulations for returning to driving following a stroke/neurological deficit. A research update will be provided with information about the Hemianopia Adaption Study (HAST) which is currently recruiting at Salford Royal. Please book on below.