Table 1

Professional characteristics of stakeholder present

Professional capacityNumber of attendees
Healthcare professionals
 Ophthalmologist and ethicist1
 Ophthalmologist of Muslim faith1
 Ophthalmologist and public health ophthalmologist1
 Ophthalmic nurse and patient3
Other professionals
 Bioethicist and political philosopher1
 Health economist1
Religious persons
 Catholic priest1
 Academic of Jewish faith1
 Muslim chaplain and scholar1
Lay attendees
 Lay trustee of the RCOphth1
 Lay member of the RCOphth1
 Medical student1
 Patient advocate1
  • RCOphth, Royal College of Ophthalmologists.