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  1. Corneal Dystrophies What is that corneal haziness ...

    2 CPD in Australia | TBA in New Zealand | 06 February 2016

    By Dr. Nicole Carnt You are doing a contact lens fit. The cornea looks clear but you pop in some fluorescein to get a better picture of any dryness staining and see some black irregular lines with fluorescein pooling beside them. Is that negative staining you ... Read More

  2. Glaucoma in Australian Optometric Practice...

    2T CPD in Australia | TBA in New Zealand | 26 January 2016

    By Michael Yapp and Dr.Barbara Zangerl.  Almost every article published on glaucoma starts with a similar two sentences defining glaucoma as an optic neuropathy, characterised by progressive damage to the optic nerve head and associated visual field... Read More

  3. Optometric Management of Earlier Stages of...

    2 CPD in Australia | TBA in New Zealand | 26 January 2016

    By Dr. Laura Downie.  Dr. Laura Downie discusses the clinical classification of age-related macular degeneration, and lifestyle factors influencing its development and progression. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is one of the leading cause of... Read More

  4. Strategies for Tailored Glaucoma Care (M2016)

    2T in Australia | TBA in New Zealand | 01 December 2015

    Dr. Colin Clement and Professor Ivan Goldberg.  Despite the many advances in recent years, health care professionals who treat patients with glaucoma still face a difficult task on several fronts. There is a large cohort of the population with... Read More

  5. The Multifocal Mindset (M2016)

    2CPD in Australia | TBA in New Zealand | 28 July 2015

    By David Stephensen.   Presbyopia is an epidemic that affects the majority of people beyond 43 years of age.1 This insidious condition slowly robs the visual system of the function of accommodation,1 thus rendering the sufferer unable to focus on... Read More

  6. The State of Soft Contact Lens Comfort (M2016)

    2CPD in Australia | TBA in New Zealand | 26 June 2015

    By Dr. Robin Chalmers.   Contact lens comfort is a complex topic and vital to successful fitting. This article reviews the research into soft contact lens-related dryness, the most important hurdle to satisfactory wear. Read More

  7. Multifocal Contact Lenses Current Options, New...

    2CPD in Australia | TBA in New Zealand | 26 May 2015

    Dr. Judith Flanagan and Daniel Tilia 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 exhibits a progressively... Read More

  8. Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery: The Future?...

    2 CPD in Australia | .75G in New Zealand | 26 March 2015

    By Dr. Rick Wolfe.  Laser assisted cataract surgery is a disruptive technology – but is it the way forward? To its proponents, femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery (LACS) is said to be the future of cataract surgery, providing greater... Read More