• Development of V-FAST: a vision screening tool for ambulance staff

      Rowe, Fiona J.; Dent, Joseph; Allen, Frank; Hepworth, Laura R.; Bates, Rachel (2020-08)
      About two-thirds of stroke survivors experience visual problems and most patients who have a stroke limited to the occipital lobe will have visual impairments only. Aim: The V-FAST screening tool, which assesses visual symptoms, eye movements, visual field and visual extinction, and a training package to improve diagnostic accuracy of identifying visual impairment in hyperacute strokes were developed and evaluated. Abstract published with permission.
    • Patient frailty screening: is it needed?

      Ratcliffe, David; Goldstein, Judah; Rockwood, Kenneth (2017-02)