The director of professional standards and operations at Boots Opticians, Eddie Watson, outlines the company’s expansion plans and crossover into more general healthcare
Echoes of the Past travels back in time to September 1974 to look at the Robin's choice frame review series
Essilor has launched a social media awareness campaign on the impact of poor vision to coincide with World Sight Day on October 9
A group of scientists jointly directed by Moorfields’ consultant Ananth Viswanathan has identified four new genetic variants linked to the risk of glaucoma
A response has been issued by The General Optical Council (GOC) to NHS England’s Call to Action for eye health
Company points out high number of referrals following digital retinal photography and benefits in early intervention
Trevor Rowley, managing director of business management software supplier Optix has revealed a clutch of high profile speakers for the firm's business convention next year.
Dispensing optician Bryony Hamilton (right) has managed to qualify as a contact lens optician in less than a year
Six months out from Optrafair (April 18-20) at the NEC near Birmingham exhibition chairman, Malcolm Polley explains why the FMO organised this iconic industry event for the benefit of optics.
Luxottica founder and new executive chairman of the company Leonardo Del Vecchio has claimed that he would be embarrassed to wear Google Glass, the augmented reality eyewear device that the Italian manufacturer has partnered on with Google
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September 10, 2014
In the first of two articles offering an update on the detection and assessment of structural and functional abnormality in primary open-angle glaucoma, Professor John Wild focuses on the use of OCT. CET module C37953 suitable for optometrists
In the second of two articles penned under the heading of complex dispensing, Andrew Keirl discusses field of view, near vision effectivity error, dispensing for astigmatism and a selection of interesting freeform lenses. CET module C37954 suitable for optometrists and dispensing opticians
September 5, 2014
Professor Etty Bitton and Samantha Kronish discuss the nature of anterior blepharitis and its aetiology. Module C37770
September 2, 2014
This interactive CET module draws upon four articles on paediatric examination
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Highlights from Optrafair 2014
950 exhibitors - 1350 brands - 11 sectors - 80 000sqm of innovations - 4 days of trade events and workshops: all what you need is at Silmo.
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