Helpful resources available for allied health professionals

By sharing information about our specialty of ophthalmology with our medical and allied health care colleagues, we hope to strengthen our collaborative efforts for improved care of our mutual patients.

Helpful resources will be updated regularly.

For Doctors:

List of commonly used acronyms
Collected by Dr. Alanna Flynn in March, 2018

Emergency Eye Care Manual
Developed by Dr Ian Clark, Dept of Ophthalmology, University of Manitoba

For Patients:

See the Possibilities videos from the Canadian Ophthalmological Society (COS)

Position and Policy Papers:

Joint Position Paper on Scleral Tattoos and Eye Jewelry

ADVISORY STATEMENT: Regarding "Light Therapy (Photobiomodulation) for Macular Degeneration"

AGS Statement on Cannabinoid Use in Pediatric Glaucoma Patients

COS/CGS - Medical Use of Cannabis for Glaucoma

Helpful Links:

Canadian Ophthalmological Society website

GEM Clinic* - Glaucoma & Eye Management

Unite Interactive