Table 1

Responses to the question “Which of these general activities do you undertake with patients/clients?”
Service ECLOs providing service (%) Total number of respondents
Information about the low vision clinic 100.0 18
Signposting to other sources of help (including charities and advice about housing, education, benefits and employment) 100.0 18
Explanation of the process of registration 100.0 16
Referring to social services 100.0 18
Explanation of the cause of the patient/client’s vision loss and prognosis 94.4 18
Explanation about the use of non-optical aids e.g. Lighting 88.9 18
Explanation about the use of Low Vision Aids 88.2 17
Training in the use of Low Vision Aids 35.7 14
Emotional Support (excluding counselling) 100.0 18
Family Support 94.4 18

Gillespie-Gallery et al.

Gillespie-Gallery et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:482   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-482

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