News More News

Latest CET More CET

Continuing our series offering an overview of working with visual impairment, rehabilitation worker Sylvie Macle offers an insight into her role and shows how a good interprofessional relationship with eye care practitioners is essential in implementing effective management strategies (C60558, one distance learning CET point, suitable for optometrists and dispensing opticians)
Standards of practice Low vision Standards of practice Optometrists Dispensing option

Can your patients handle it?

Closing Date: 31/08/2018

The science and psychology behind contact lens handling is providing new insights to enhance new wearer success and encourage retention. Jane Veys highlights opportunities to put these insights into practice and improve patient experience (C60535 one distance learning CET point suitable for optometrists, dispensing opticians and contact lens opticians)
Communication Communication Communication Contact lens Optometrists Dispensing option
Continuing our series looking at risk factors and intervention with age-related macular degeneration, Dr Rohit Narayan argues that AREDS-based nutritional intervention is just the tip of the iceberg. Is it time for a pragmatic approach to nutrition? (C60478, one distance learning CET point suitable for optometrists and dispensing opticians)
Ocular disease Standards of practice Standards of practice Optometrists Dispensing option
In the first of two articles developed as an introduction to the new course on ageing at Aston University, Dr Doina Gherghel considers the co-morbidities linked with glaucoma (C60479, one distance learning point suitable for optometrists and dispensing opticians)
Ocular disease Standards of practice Ocular abnormalities Standards of practice Optometrists Dispensing option

Eyewear More eyewear

Image for article 178507

Interview: DO of the year

Wimbledon week is an apposite time to talk to tennis-mad Sue Edwards, winner of the dispensing optician of the year award. Chris Bennett travelled to ...

Clinical More clinical

Image for article 178504

Is the DVLA doing enough?

The DVLA is encouraging drivers to self-check their vision by independently undertaking the number plate test. Zoe Wickens explores whether it is ...

Contact Lenses More contact lenses

Image for article 178513

CL business opportunities

Contact lens practitioners gathered in Wembley last month for the inaugural Specialist Club, Chris Bennett jumped on the Metropolitan Line to find out more

Sponsored feature

Jobs More Jobs

Optometrist Position, Central Surrey

England, Surrey | Up to £55000 per annum

Domiciliary Optometrist

Glasgow covering Scotland wide | Up to £50,000 + Generous bonus package 

Optometrist Position, Central Surrey

England, Surrey | Up to £55000 per annum

Management More management

Image for article 178506

Look local: Leeds

Leeds has seen many changes in recent years and its vibrant diversity is having an impact on how opticians think, writes Sean Rai-Roche

Opinion More opinion

Image for article 180832

Editor to take on triathlon

Optician's editor Chris Bennett is raising money for Blind Veterans UK by taking part in the Sussex Original triathlon

Upcoming Events More events