The following audio clips come from the Birdshot Day held in September. They include talks by three of our ophthalmologists experts as well as a short introduction to Birdshot by Rea (patient expert). We also hope to have all of these available as part of a DVD that is currently being produced.
Rea Mattocks (patient expert) introduces the Birdshot Day (3 mins) and talks about the effect that Birdshot can have on vision, (see above a photographic interpretation of what a person with birdshot might see).
What is Birdshot? symptoms, diagnosis, prognosis, who is prone to Birdshot and why (18 mins)
Professor Miles Stanford – Guys and St Thomas’s, London
Tests and Monitoring of Birdshot (17 mins)
Mark Westcott – Moorfields Eye Hospital, London and Barts and London, London
Current Treatments for Birdshot (18 mins)
Carlos Pavesio – Moorfields Eye Hospital, London