Vision Australia is the leading provider of low vision services in Australia. This website contains numerous useful resources including fact sheets for patients about common eye conditions such as cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma and macular degeneration.
The RANZCO Eye Foundation is the medical eye specialists’ foundation, dedicated to restoring sight and preventing vision loss throughout Australasia. There is useful information for patients about a variety of eye conditions as well as information about some of the medical research projects funded by this not-for-profit eye health organisation.
This national organisation provides education to patients about macular degeneration (AMD) including information about dry and wet AMD including nutritional and dietary advice. There are downloadable fact sheets and booklets for patients.
Glaucoma Australia is the peak glaucoma awareness/education/support association in Australia. This website has useful information for patients about glaucoma, its diagnosis and treatment.
Uveitis Information Group is a patient-led charity based in Scotland. This website provides information about the different types of uveitis, their possible causes and some of the treatment options available. This is a useful site that has detailed information and fact sheets for patients about this important group of inflammatory eye conditions.
Corneal Dystrophy Foundation is a not for profit organisation dedicated to increasing the public’s awareness of corneal dystrophy, a potentially blinding disease affecting the transparent front part of the eye.
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