TITLE

Opportunity Awaits

AUTHOR(S)
Hellem, Amy
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Review of Optometry;9/15/2007 Part 2 of 2, Vol. 144 Issue 9, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the impact of constant clinical practice management in the optometry. The author asserts that the patient has been satisfied the services of what the optometrist has been rendered regarding the bifocal contact lenses. It is stated that the patient was so happy because the prescription of sunglasses are no longer needed.
ACCESSION #
26928884

 

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