The Tear Film and Ocular Surface Society (TFOS) have recently published a report (called DEWS II) of the results of the efforts of 150 clinical and basic science research experts from around the world at an event in London. The clinicians utilised an evidence-based approach and a process of open communication, dialogue and transparency to increase our understanding of DED. This process required more than 2 years to complete.
Earlam and Christophers own Sarah Farrant, the UK’s Ambassador for TFOS, and acknowledged Dry Eye Disease specialist, presented the report findings to 70 attendees at the first of a series of roadshows at the London event.
Sarah spoke on ‘What does DEWS II mean for me in my practice?’ helping other practitioners to understand:
For more information on the TFOS DEWS 11 report visit: http://www.tfosdewsreport.org/