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Bill Harvey concludes his series looking at the use of digital technology in the management of low vision patients with a discussion of adaptive technology (C78660, one distance learning CET point suitable for optometrists and dispensing opticians)
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In the first in a series looking at myopia and its management in children, Dr Annegret Dahlmann-Noor discusses the nature and prevalence of myopia, its risk factors and the impact it is predicted to have upon individuals and healthcare systems across Europe (C78622, one distance learning CET point suitable for optometrists and dispensing opticians)
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Because of the potential to do harm, paediatric dispensing is a key skill and core competency for all dispensing opticians and optometrists – especially those that supervise others and ‘sign off’ children’s spectacles dispensing. Here Tina Arbon Black and Peter Black cover the essentials of the art, science and legalities of dispensing to children (C78587 suitable as one distance learning CET point for optometrists and dispensing opticians)
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Bill Harvey introduces the first of several CET exercises that are based around the series on contact lens practice that concluded last month (C78565, one distance learning CET point suitable for optometrists and contact lens opticians)
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The importance of confirming informed consent affects much of modern clinical practice (see page 23 of this week’s CET, for example). In the next in his series on the subject, Dr Nizar Hirji introduces a case scenario for discussion based around a patient for whom dilation is considered (C78412, one interactive distance learning point suitable for optometrists and dispensing opticians)
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In the fourth article in this series, Bill Harvey continues his review of some of the more useful apps that might benefit our patients with sight loss (C78518, one distance learning CET point suitable for optometrists and dispensing opticians)
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Archive

Professor John Wild continues his overview of the assessment of patients with primary open-angle glaucoma. CET module C38311 suitable for optometrists and therapeutic optometrists
Ocular disease Ocular examination Options
In this latest interactive CET module, David Cartwright looks at issues surrounding the fitting and supply of contact lenses
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Having issued a new contact lens specification to a patient, what advice might you offer to them after they reveal they are going to obtain their new lenses from an internet supplier?
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In first of three articles under the heading of anisometropia, Andrew Keirl discusses spectacle magnification and aniseikonia. CET module C38274 suitable for optometrists, contact lens opticians and dispensing opticians
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Dr Rohit Narayan considers the latest techniques used to assess tears in practice and enable specific management. Module C37982, one distance learning point for optometrists, CLOs and IP optometrists
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Louise Stainer and Salman Mirza discuss the aetiology, signs, symptoms and referral of a range of inherited or acquired macular diseases that may present in practice. Module C38122, one distance learning point for optometrists only
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Ben Brewer looks at the published evidence that allows us to reassure those patients worried that correction of myopia makes the condition worse. CET module C37970, one distance learning point for dispensing opticians only
Communication Paediatric dispensing Refractive management
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
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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
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Professor Etty Bitton and Samantha Kronish discuss the nature of anterior blepharitis and its aetiology. Module C37770
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Now you have successfully completed the questions, we need you to undertake the interactive task to earn your CET point
Assessment of visual function Binocular vision Standards of practice Standards of practice Refractive management Interactive
When is it appropriate to use occlusion on a child? What is your practice's policy towards occlusion?
Assessment of visual function Binocular vision Standards of practice Standards of practice Refractive management Interactive
This interactive CET module draws upon four articles on paediatric examination
Assessment of visual function Binocular vision Standards of practice Standards of practice Refractive management Interactive
Dr Douglas Clarkson reviews the published literature relating to visual interventions with people identified as being on the autistic spectrum. CET Module C37672, one distance learning CET point for optometrists and DOs
Communication Ocular disease Communication Ocular abnormalities
Tina Patel completes her review of near addition by discussing methods of prescribing other than that based on date of birth. Module C37276, one distance learning point for optometrists and dispensing opticians
Assessment of visual function Refractive management
Louise Stainer and Salman Mirza discuss the various management options currently available for age-related macular degeneration in this CET exercise
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