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Studying

Peek retina

This is a bit of a personal blog about something I am interested in rather than what is going on with me at university, although it is linked to my dissertation choice. For my dissertation I am looking at whether you can use a smartphone as an alternative to take pictures of the back of

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Decisions, decisions

I’m sure a lot of A level students reading this are trying to work out what they want to study for a degree, where to study and what to do for the rest of their career and possibly panicking a fair amount. Whilst I can’t help with the last two, although they may follow from

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Dissertation

It’s starting to get serious in third year and we are only a few weeks into term. So far I’ve had 2 primary care patients, 1 contact lens patient, 3 special assessment patients, 2 low vision tutorials and a whole host of lectures, mostly at either 9am or 5pm. This means I am generally in

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Confusion

I’m sure a lot of first years who may be reading this are feeling a little bit confused about what they have gotten themselves into, I know I was 2 years ago, and I’m not just talking about a reaction to the alcohol consumption from Freshers. This is a perfectly normal reaction to being thrown

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