VISION of ORTHOPTICS. For the stroke team. Eye Team. Ophthalmologist Orthoptist Optometrist Optician Ophthalmic technician. Small part of the MDT in stroke pathway. AIMS for each stroke patient Vision Acuity / Field Normal eye movements No Diplopia (Double vision -prism, patch etc).
For the stroke team
Matching, Pictures etc
Amblyopia Glaucoma macular disease
(complete seen as VF defect)
Orthoptists should be a small amount of help Diagnostically & Therapeutically for the stroke patients