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Arthur Bennett (1912-1994)

Arthur Bennett, despite winning a scholarship to Haberdashers' School, originally went into banking during the 1930s. He soon joined Willesden Optical Company as a spectacle lens worker. By 1945 Bennett had moved to the more prestigious Stigmat which announced its intention to manufacture contact lenses.

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Material differences

Alison Ewbank, Anna Sulley and Nick Atkins report on some of the highlights of this year's BCLA conference and exhibition.

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Contact Lens Pioneers May 13

Tim Bowden and Andrew Gasson continue their series describing the life and work of most of the scientists and clinicians who have helped to develop contact lenses

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Geoffrey McKellen (1903-1985)

Tim Bowden and Andrew Gasson continue their series describing the life and work of most of the scientists and clinicians who have helped to develop contact lenses

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Sir John Frederick William Herschel

Tim Bowden and Andrew Gasson continue their new series describing the life and work of most of the scientists and clinicians who have helped to develop contact lenses

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Optrafair's point of contact

David Challinor and Alison Ewbank begin our three-part review of last month's Optrafair exhibition, concentrating on what the contact lens companies had to offer.

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New perspectives on

Professor Nathan Efron and Dr Philip Morgan explain the clinical implications of their widely publicised recent work into the incidence of keratitis among contact lens wearers

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Club class

Three international experts on rigid contact lens fitting came to the UK last month for the latest gathering of Ciba Vision's Specialist Club members. Alison Ewbank reports

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Compliance in contact

In the first part of this new CET series, BCLA president Anna Sulley describes an important yet often overlooked factor in contact lens practice - patient compliance. CET module C1140

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Club class

Three international experts on rigid contact lens fitting came to the UK last month for the latest gathering of Ciba Vision's Specialist Club members. Alison Ewbank reports

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Club class

Three international experts on rigid contact lens fitting came to the UK last month for the latest gathering of Ciba Vision's Specialist Club members. Alison Ewbank reports