Detecting normal tension glaucoma

It is no secret that too many optometry patients with normal tension glaucoma go undetected. In the Blue Mountains Eye Study, 75% of previously...

The state of glaucoma in Australia

It is estimated that 300,000 Australians over the age of 40 are currently living with glaucoma, and as many as 50% of these are...

The impact of COVID-19 on glaucoma detection

COVID-19 caused a major disruption to the momentum of glaucoma detection in Australia. With most optometric services closed or only open for urgent and...

Delivering Indigenous eye care services in a pandemic

Specsavers continued its support of The Fred Hollows Foundation and The Fred Hollows Foundation NZ during COVID-19. Here, the teams explain how their programs...

COVID-19 and Australia’s eye health

In March 2020, Australia faced unprecedented and immediate disruption to all services as the country battled the unknown effects of COVID-19. The eye health...