C11.2.2 ABDO Advice Concerning Refractive Surgery

C11.2.2 Dispensing opticians are well-placed to educate patients by providing general information about a variety of surgical procedures, including refractive surgery.

This is likely to be verbal but can also be supplemented by offering leaflets, web-site addresses, CD-ROMs and/or videos that provide additional information and further assists the patient in their decision making process.