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  1. 2CPD Pts: Allergic Eye Disease

    Dr. Nicole Carnt | 26 August 2015

    Allergic eye disease is a localised response, often, but not always associated with rhinitis (a nasal allergic response). There is a spectrum of disease that varies with the affected population and is mostly but not always tempered by the season and climatic... Read More

  2. 2CPD Pts: Innovating for Multifocal Fitting...

    mivision | 26 August 2015

    Article by:  Kurt Moody, Sheila Hickson-Curran, Ben Wooley and David RustonThe technical features and clinical performance of a new multifocal contact lens gives eye care practitioners the ability to meet the needs of the ageing eye, increase the... Read More

  3. 2CPD Pts: The Multifocal Mindset

    David Stephensen | 28 July 2015

    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 objects within an arm’s span. ... Read More

  4. 2CPD Pts: Prevalence and Pathologies of High...

    Prof. Brien A Holden, David Wilson and Monica Jong | 28 July 2015

    As the global prevalence of myopia and high myopia continues to rise, optometrists and ophthalmologists should consider a multi-faceted approach to myopia control that combines behavioural, optical and pharmacological treatments. Additionally, monitoring and... Read More

  5. 2CPD Pts: The March of Myopia

    Annette Hoskin | 28 July 2015

    The incidence of global myopia is escalating sharply. People with high myopia, generally classified as greater than -5 dioptres, are at increased risk of retinal detachment, cataracts, glaucoma and blindness. With almost 20 per cent of university-aged people... Read More

  6. 2CPD Pts: The State of Soft Contact Lens Comfort

    Dr. Robin Chalmers | 26 June 2015

    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. The past few years have seen important developments in the... Read More

  7. 2CPD Pts: Limbal Stem Cell Dysfunction

    Dr. Nicole Carnt | 24 June 2015

    When there is a deficiency of limbal stem cells, the corneal surface is prone to epithelial defects, inflammation, vascularisation and eventual conjunctivalisation.1 For the patient, poor vision, ocular pain and discomfort result. As we are well aware, a... Read More

  8. 2CPD Pts: Back to the Future The Dry Eye Workshop ...

    Margaret Lam | 26 May 2015

    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 practice; and how to sharpen clinical skills on the detection and... Read More

  9. 2CPD Pts: Multifocal Contact Lenses Current...

    Dr. Judith Flanagan and Daniel Tilia | 26 May 2015

    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 diminished ability to focus on near... Read More

  10. 2TCPD Pts: Anti-VEGF Therapy for Neovascular...

    Dr. Jeff Friedrich and Dr. Simon Chen | 30 April 2015

    Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) agents have revolutionised the treatment of neovascular age-related macular degeneration (nvAMD). While new treatments are under development, currently there are three intravitreal anti-VEGF agents available in... Read More

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