Syntheses and Summaries links for eye health professionals

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The following links help save time by offering syntheses of primary research or guidelines from research that are already acquired, appraised and synthesised for you. An eye care professional would still need to see whether these recommendations are appropriate for any given patient (Step 4: apply) and to evaluate the implementation (Step 5).


Cochrane Eye and Vision Group

Please note syntheses or reviews may also be published within eye care journals.


Peer-reviewed and based on evidence

Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

American Optometric Association


American Ophthalmologist Association

College of Optometrists

Optometrist Association Australia

Disclaimer: EBP Optometry is not responsible for the accuracy of the content available on these sites or within the guidelines themselves.

Resource contributed by: Isabelle Jalbert and Elizabeth Murray
Affiliation: City University, London
E-mail: ebpoptmetry[at]
Notes: Please contact me if you would like more information about this resource.
Date uploaded:  13/9/2013
Latest review:  13/9/2013
Reviewed by:  
Next review due:  December 2014


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