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Researchers of the future

In the fourth article looking at the research undertaken by each of the finalists in this year’s CooperVision Student of the Year competition, Bill Harvey takes a look at the finalist based in Dublin Institute of technology

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The CL in the eye for 10 years

Graeme Stevenson, David MacPhail and Kirsty Bidgood report on a case of a contact lens lodged in the eye for more than a decade

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Tomorrow’s optometrists

Two students who have benefited from the Johnson and Johnson Step Educational Grant scheme share their work

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Researchers of the future

In the third article looking at the research undertaken by each of the finalists in this year’s CooperVision Student of the Year competition, Bill Harvey takes a look at the finalist based in Manchester

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BCLA fulfils eastern promise

For the first time BCLA branched out overseas to stage its inaugural Asian conference in Hong Kong. Eye care professional Dr Janis Orr gives her verdict on two unforgettable days

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Researchers of the future

In the second article looking at the research undertaken by each of the finalists in this year’s CooperVision Student of the Year competition, Bill Harvey takes a look at the finalist based at Anglia Ruskin University

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Digital demands

Contact lens companies have turned to new materials and breathability in the fight against digital eye fatigue until now. Chris Bennett hears how CooperVision is also looking to optical design for an answer

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Contact lens prescribing

In the 21st annual Eurolens Research survey, Professor Philip Morgan reports on current contact lens prescribing

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Coopervision student summit

In the first article looking at the research undertaken by each of the finalists in this year’s CooperVision Student of the Year competition, Bill Harvey takes a look at the winning project

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Demands on eyes

In the most literal and scientific sense of the word, your eyes ‘work’ as hard as you do. Innovative contact lenses may ease their workload. Dr Charles Scales and Dr Brian Pall explain

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Awards 2016: Specsavers

Specsavers in Chelmsley Wood became the first winners of the new contact lens patient engagement category at the Optician Awards this April

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Contact lenses communication

In the fourth and final article of a four-part series, Sarah Morgan reviews approaches for front of house staff to handle initial enquiries about contact lenses as well as recognising their role in promoting them in the practice

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Q&A: Andrew Millington

Paediatric and learning disabilities optometrist, Andrew Millington, explains his approach to contact lens-communications with the young people who visit his practice in Chepstow

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BCLA UK conference

The Belfry in Birmingham, best known as a high end golf destination, played host to eye care professionals eager to learn more about contact lenses last month. Joe Ayling reports from the revamped BCLA UK conference where contact lens compliance was high on the agenda

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Scleral lens manangement

Craig McArthur follows up last month’s review of a dry eye presentation with details of how a scleral contact lens option was able to address the remaining problematic symptoms