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Geriatric optometry – part 1

In the first of two articles, Dr Doina Gherghel offers an overview of common systemic and ocular pathologies associated with ageing, encountered in the optometric practice (C72128, one distance learni...


Fundamentals of ophthalmic dispensing – 4 – Hand-made frame measurements

In this fourth of a comprehensive series of articles covering the fundamentals of ophthalmic dispensing, Tina Arbon Black and Peter Black explore those measurements essential to dispensing hand-made f...


Why silicone hydrogels?

Dr Casey Hogan and Dr Stephanie Woo discuss the many benefits of silicone hydrogel that make it a preferred material for daily disposable lenses (C71982, one distance learning CET point, suitable for ...


Essential contact lens practice 3 – Initial examination, refraction and corneal assessment

In the third article in our major bimonthly series about modern contact lens practice, Clair Bulpin and Dr Rachel Hiscox describe the assessment of refraction and corneal curvature prior to contact le...


Smoking interactive

Bill Harvey introduces this month’s interactive CET which focuses upon the role of the eye care professional in influencing a lifestyle choice with serious implications for health (C71983, one interac...


General principles of good communication in the optometric practice

Dr Doina Gherghel offers an overview of what constitutes the best approach to communication in the clinical setting (C71973, one distance learning CET point, suitable for optometrists, dispensing opti...

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