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In this fourth of a comprehensive series of articles covering the fundamentals of ophthalmic dispensing, Tina Arbon Black and Peter Black explore those measurements essential to dispensing hand-made frames (C72084, one distance learning CET point suitable for optometrists and dispensing opticians)
Optical appliances Optical appliances

Why silicone hydrogels?

Closing Date: 02/08/2019

Dr Casey Hogan and Dr Stephanie Woo discuss the many benefits of silicone hydrogel that make it a preferred material for daily disposable lenses (C71982, one distance learning CET point, suitable for optometrists, contact lens opticians and dispensing opticians)
Contact lenses Contact lenses Contact lenses
In the third article in our major bimonthly series about modern contact lens practice, Clair Bulpin and Dr Rachel Hiscox describe the assessment of refraction and corneal curvature prior to contact lens fitting (C72012, one distance learning CET point, suitable for optometrists, contact lens opticians and dispensing opticians)
Contact lenses Ocular examination Contact lenses Ocular examination Ocular examination

Smoking interactive

Closing Date: 26/07/2019

Bill Harvey introduces this month’s interactive CET which focuses upon the role of the eye care professional in influencing a lifestyle choice with serious implications for health (C71983, one interactive CET point suitable for optometrists, contact lens opticians and dispensing opticians)
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Contact Lenses More contact lenses

The attendees at the Education Day

How to publish and present

Contact lens educators and postgraduate students met in Manchester in May to learn how to optimise their publications and presentations. Alison Ewbank reports from the IACLE/BUCCLE ...

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Eyewear More eyewear

Children

Sunglasses: part of a uniform?

An awareness initiative has revealed parents’ lack of knowledge on UV, despite wanting sunglasses as school uniform. Sean Rai-Roche explores the idea ...

Rock star, Jordan and Camila

Style syllabus

Optician brings together some of the key styles in children’s ophthalmic frames in good time for the new term, while practitioners offer their top ...

Cricket player

Howzat frame?

With the cricket season well under way and the World Cup fast approaching, Optician focused on eyewear used in one of the world’s biggest sports for ...

Belgian brand Ruud van Dyke

Mind the gap

Filling gaps in the frame market is a tough call in today’s crowded eyewear scene but that is exactly what the Austrian Michael Pachleitner Group is ...

Management More management

Nick Rumney

Questions for the president

Bill Harvey asks Nick Rumney about his new position as president of the European Academy of Optometry and Optics

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Eye test

Centres of holistic care

​It seems to be the norm nowadays for optometry practices to ally themselves with audiology specialists

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