mivision Issue 102, Jun 2015

It’s a sad fact that about one-third of older adults with vision loss report clinically significant depressive symptoms. Sad also to realise that those who care for someone with vision loss are ... More

The Story behind that Photo

It’s a fair bet that most Australians would recognise the black and white photo of Fred Hollows, crowded by onlookers, pointing to the eye of a young Vietnamese child.That moment, and its... More

2CPD Pts: Back to the Future...

The Dry Eye Workshop (DEWS) report provides a comprehensive insight into diagnosing and managing dry eye. This article provides a practical summary of the findings for optometrists in clinical... More

2CPD Pts: Multifocal Contact...

New designs for multifocal contact lenses, along with corresponding education for optometrists, will ensure presbyopes can be provided with the best vision correction. As the human eye ages it... More

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Depression: The Dark Side of Vision Loss

An estimated one-third of older adults with vision loss report clinically significant depressive symptoms.1 Hardly surprising when you consider that in a recent Galaxy survey 47 per cent of Australians ranked...   Read More

mifashion

ODMA 2015 Connect and See It All

It is action stations for the exhibitors who are heading to Brisbane for ODMA 2015 from 3 to 5 July; the biennial event that aims to satiate independent optometrists with the latest sun and optical frames from ...   Read More

minews

Extended Depth of Focus CL

Optometrists in Australia are eagerly awaiting access to a new contact lens for the correction of presbyopia. The Extended Depth of Focus (EDOF) contact lens, developed by Brien Holden Vision Pty Ltd. (BHV)...   Read More