Parents and carers may be concerned by the news reports about Group A streptococcus (GAS). Find out more about what to look out for.

A number of transport strikes are due to take place this December. If you or your child has an appointment at one of our hospitals or community centres, please plan ahead and do all you can to attend. If you need to cancel your appointment, please contact your clinical team.

Nurses' strike action will take place on 15 and 20 December. Our emergency and time critical services will be open. We'll let you know if your appointment is affected.

Eye patient leaflets

This page lists leaflets produced or used by our department. Each leaflet is reviewed at least every three years to make sure it is kept up to date.

Anti-VEGF injections for babies with retinopathy of prematurity (ROP)

Description
Information for parents and carers explaining anti-VEGF injections, a treatment for retinopathy of prematurity (ROP)

Atropine occlusion

Description
This leaflet explains the use of atropine eye drops for the treatment of amblyopia in children (also known as atropine occlusion).

convergence exercises

Description
This leaflet explains how to do some eye exercises to help with eye strain and double vision.

Dilating eye drops for children

Description
This leaflet explains more about dilating eye drops for children.

orthoptic exercises faqs

Description
This leaflet addresses the frequently asked questions (FAQ) regarding orthoptic exercises.

Pseudosquint

Description
This leaflet explains the term pseudosquint.

Squints - understanding squint surgery

Description
This leaflet provides information on squint surgery.

Squints - understanding your child's squint

Description
This leaflet explains about squints, the causes and the consequences.

understanding stereograms

Description
This leaflet explains how to do some eye exercises to help with eye strain and double vision.

Uveitis screening for JIA

Description
This leaflet aims to answer some of the questions you may have about uveitis screening for JIA patients.
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