Discussion workshop: The use of colour to alleviate headache and visual discomfort
This session will focus on the research evidence that supports the use of coloured lenses in a wide range of conditions. Participants will explore some of the truths and myths about using colour and gain critical insight into how to prescribe colour and when it is necessary. The session will focus on differential diagnosis and utilise case studies to highlight how coloured lenses impact visual perception. The session will review the overlap with binocular vision anomalies and highlight how to investigate patients who complain of symptoms associated with reading.
Practitioners will be able to advise patients about the use of coloured lenses to alleviate visual discomfort
Practitioners will recognise the indications for using coloured lenses to alleviate visual discomfort.