16 September 2020
Claiming CPD credits in Ireland via CORU
Practitioners who are registered with the Optical Registration Board must keep a record of all CPD activities they complete, and if called upon by CORU, must be able to show evidence of 30 CPD credits of new or enhanced learning in any 12 month period.
18 December 2019
Holiday Opening Times
Need assistance over Christmas and New Year? Here is a list of our opening times over the festive period.
19 July 2019
The impact of dry AMD
A recent study demonstrates the impact of dry AMD on psychological well-being before vision is significantly affected.
15 November 2018
GOC announce new 3-year CET cycle
The GOC to switch back to a three-year CET cycle from 2019
14 November 2018
CET Completion Deadline 2018
You can complete CET on cetpoints.com up to and including 31 December 2018.
14 August 2018
AI beats optometrists
Forget being beaten by AI at chess or go, AI can now do your job better than you
18 June 2018
Searching for content
Did you know you can search for content by competency, keyword or profession type?
13 June 2018
Aesthetic induced visual loss
Visual loss caused by injection of soft tissue fillers is a rare but devastating side effect of cosmetic treatment.
06 June 2018
Education and Myopia
A new study, published in the British Medical Journal, shows education to be a cause of myopia.
02 November 2017
Avastin. Patient safety or profit?
Is the fight over using Avastin to treat AMD about patient safety or profit?
20 July 2017
Behind the Scenes at Eye News HQ
Emma and Diana from the Eye News team preview the inaugural Ophthalmology Symposium at Eyecare 2018
20 July 2017
Giving Free Advice
We often get asked for our optical opinion. But when does an opinion count s advice. And is there ever any come back?
27 June 2017
Prepare for your final destination - though it's only a beginning
20 June 2017
DVLA refuses license for UK drivers
The DVLA has revoked or refused 42,519 car and motorcycle licences since 2012 due to poor vision.
14 June 2017
Optometrists and ophthalmologists to learn together at Eyecare
Eyecare to welcome ophthalmologists in 2018 with the introduction of an ophthalmology symposium.
02 June 2017
Sunglasses that can capture photographs and video go on sale in the UK
23 May 2017
When will I get my CET points?
How quickly will you receive CET points when you complete CET with CETpoints.com?
10 May 2017
Yesterday (9 May), Google paid tribute to Ferdinand Monoyer, the French Ophthalmologist largely credited with popularising the use of the dioptre as a measurement of vision.
02 May 2017
Facial Skin Lesions
Ever wondered whether that lump on a patient's face should be referred?
27 April 2017
Done your Peer Review yet?
Having trouble finding peer review near you? Download the self service pack from Eyecare and run one yourself.
03 February 2017
Interactive CET is back
Did you know you can now get interactive CET points online at cetpoints.com? Look out for the interactive symbol in the list of CET.
15 June 2016
The etCETera journal has landed
The quarterly CET journal coming to an optical practice near you…
12 February 2016
Flying start in 2016
The early bird catches the worm, so they say. And with 30 CET points to choose from at Eyecare 2016, I certainly felt quite saintly getting a head start on this year’s cycle before we even wave goodbye to January.