Cookies 

A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's hard drive while they are visiting a particular website. It contains simple information about the user's identity but no personal information. When the user closes their browser, the cookie is destroyed. This website does not use cookies.

Notification of changes 

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on our homepage so our users are always aware of what information we collect and how we use it .

Forms

Any information submitted through forms on the website is transferred to us by email, and will be dealt with by us in accordance with data protection legislation. Emails are not encrypted before being sent to us and, as the internet is not always totally secure, users are sending the information at their own risk.

DisclaimerAccuracy

While we have taken every care to compile accurate information and to keep it up-to-date, we cannot guarantee its correctness and completeness. The information provided on this website should never be considered as a substitute for professional health care by a qualified doctor or other health care professional, which will be tailored to the patient's individual circumstances. Therefore we cannot take responsibility if you just rely on the information from this site.

Copyright and privacy

Content on this website is copyright Keith Barton and Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust unless otherwise stated. Where copyright applies, visitors can download material for private research, study or in-house use only. Visitors must not copy, distribute, or publish any material from this website. Any other use of copyright material requires the permission of Keith Barton.

Where images of people appear on this site, those people have given their consent for the use of the images for this site. The use of those images for any other purpose would constitute a breach of confidentiality on the part of the person using them for that other purpose.

Links

Links are provided for information and convenience only. Keith Barton cannot accept responsibility for the contents or reliability of the linked sites, or of the information found there. A link does not imply an endorsement of a site; likewise, not linking to a particular site does not imply lack of endorsement.

Availability

Keith Barton cannot guarantee uninterrupted access to this website, or the sites to which it links. He accepts no responsibility for any damages arising from the loss of use of this information.