- CLINICAL TIPS. Cook, Palmer R. // 20/20;Apr2013, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p89
The article offers some useful tips to optometrists for proper adjustment of pantoscopic and tetroscopic tilt of ophthalmic lenses in patients with only one eye.
- O.D.s Like Spectacles. // Review of Optometry;02/15/2000, Vol. 137 Issue 2, p33
Presents survey results on the choice of lenses among presbyopic optometrists. Percentage of presbyopic optometrists and general public wearing glasses; Reason of optometrists for using progressive addition lenses (PAL); Comments of presbyopic optometrists regarding the use of PAL.
- IN BRIEF. // Optometry Today;2/10/2012, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p5
This section offers news briefs on optometry, including the upcoming election of new council members of the Association of Optometrists (AOP), a correction to the article "RPG Lens Selection: Visit 3," and the one-day course "Glazing for Beginners."
- THE RUNAWAY FREIGHT TRAIN PRIVATE LABEL BRANDING. WALKER, CHRISTIE // LabTalk;Nov/Dec2012, Vol. 40 Issue 23F, p6
The article reports on the highlights of the forum on private label branding organized by the Optical Lab Division of The Vision Council during the 2012 Vision Expo West (VEW). The panelists discussed how private label branding can help an optical laboratory distinguish itself from other...
- Recorder with Glasses Obbligato. Long, William F. // American Recorder;Jan2009, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p7
The article discusses the author's views on the benefits of reading glasses and bifocals to trombonists who have difficulty seeing notations clearly especially in fine prints or in dim lights. It notes that the final choice of music glasses depends on the recommendation of the optometrist on the...
- Give Me Something to Believe In. Vickers, Montgomery // Review of Optometry;12/15/2008 Part 1 of 2, Vol. 145 Issue 12, p21
The article presents several tips for optometrists on how to handle the economic crisis in the U.S. in 2008. It suggests that if a doctor orders a custom-made toric mutlifocal soft contact lens for trial fitting purposes, the patient will tear it if he tries to insert it. It also states that if...
- British Columbia Goes Ahead With Lens Rule. Hoster, Michael // Review of Optometry;5/15/2010, Vol. 147 Issue 5, p4
The article reports on a legislation that disallows consumers in British Columbia to purchase ophthalmic glasses in the Internet without a prescription from an optometrist. The British Columbia Association of Optometrists (BCAO) has opposed to the new regulation. According to BCAO President...
- CL earnings out of sight. // Optometry Today;7/13/2012, Vol. 52 Issue 14, p7
Thearticle focuses on a Johnson & Johnson's report which found that some optpmetry pratices in Great Britain are missing out on potential revenues of nearly 50,000 British pounds a year by not being proactive with contact lenses.
- 'Normal' Children Don't Need Glasses? Murphy, John // Review of Optometry;9/15/2004, Vol. 141 Issue 9, p4
Reports on the results of a study showing that some children are prescribed glasses that they do not need mostly by optometrists in the United States. Impact on the healthcare system; Reasons why children should be prescribed glasses; Vision photoscreening records of preschool children in...