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The business of myopia control

Closing Date: 19/04/2019

Dr Manbir Nagra takes a look at the myopia epidemic and the implications of myopia control on both patient and eye care professional (C70869, one distance learning CET point for optometrists, contact lens opticians and dispensing opticians)
Standards of practice Standards of practice Standards of practice

Eyes on CVI

Closing Date: 19/04/2019

Cirta Tooth (Optometrist Bsc) introduces the concept of cerebral visual impairment and understanding our patients’ visual world (C70900, one distance learning CET point suitable for optometrists and dispensing opticians)
Communication Ocular disease Communication Low vision
In the first in a major series looking at the assessment of binocular vision and detection of anomalies, Dr Fergal Ennis considers the underlying principles of normal binocular status (C70787, one distance learning CET point suitable for optometrists and dispensing opticians)
Binocular vision Refractive management

Corneal hysteresis

Closing Date: 05/04/2019

Dr Rohit Narayan explains the concept of corneal hysteresis and how its interpretation may play a role in the screening and diagnosis of ocular hypertension and glaucoma (C70692, one distance learning CET point suitable for optometrists and therapeutic optometrists)
Ocular disease Standards of practice Options

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Dispensing Optician Manager

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Optometrist - Clinical Progression - Perth

Perth, Perth and Kinross | Up to £64k + bonus + perks

Dispensing Optician Manager

Swindon, Wiltshire | Competitive salary + great benefits

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Figure 3: Visibility of mobile anterior vitreous

Incontinentia pigmenti

Tim Woolley describes a patient with persistent hyaloid vasculature possibly related to their unusual inherited disorder

Contact Lenses More contact lenses

Figure 1: A spherical RGP on a toric cornea

CET feedback: RGP interactive

Bill Harvey discusses the results of the interactive CET exercise looking at the fitting of rigid gas permeable contact lenses (C62314)

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Maui Jim: Cornering the market

Chris Bennett reports on Maui Jim’s future plans, including the opportunity presented by the company’s relatively new optical frames

Kirk & Kirk

Mido in minutes

The Italian optical trade show is the largest of the lot. Simon Jones sees how much of it can be crammed in during a whistle-stop visit

Management More management

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Recruitment problems

Recent research has revealed vacancies for optometrists are often open for long periods of time. Zoe Wickens asks optical recruiters and employers why

Opinion More opinion

Stephen Hannan

Embrace telemedicine

Stephen Hannan, clinical services director at Optical Express, thinks it’s time we took advantage of 21st century technology in the consultation process

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