A novel anterior segment and retinal camera attachment is used to take still pictures and video of the eye. Then, using a computer link, images and video clips can be sent for review anywhere in the world. NASA purchased the device for use at the International Space Station.
Keratoconus counseling insights offered with the Collaborative Longitudinal Evaluation of Keratoconus study
Data from the Collaborative Longitudinal Evaluation of Keratoconus (CLEK) Study are a useful resource for providing evidence-based information to patients with keratoconus.
Carl Zeiss Vision (CZV) and US Optical of East Syracuse, NY, have signed a partnership agreement to manufacture Zeiss Individual and other CZV custom lenses on-site using the proprietary Zeiss PreciseForm process.
In a throwback to another time, Tura Eyewear introduces the Close Cover frame by Ted Baker.
More than 110 vision community representatives gathered at the Eye Health Summit in July to build consensus in the vision community on a public health/eye health message and to outline an implementation plan for delivering the message.
The experience of Jonathan Gording, OD, with fitting special effects (SPFX) contact lenses (CLs) for characters in film projects also lends him valuable insight on the proliferation of SPFX CLs on the Internet and in neighborhood stores.
Landmark initiative emphasizes shared responsibilities for patients' health care
Researchers have developed contact lenses (CLs) with a sustained release of medication to treat glaucoma and other conditions.
Marketing is highly effective when done right, but many optometrists think they either must spend a fortune or spend very little. Developing an accurate profile of a practice's existing patient base is an important first step in creating a marketing campaign that delivers a strong return on investment.
This constellation of conditions—cardiometabolic disorders and weight—has become one of the most pressing public health issues today, affecting approximately a quarter of the U.S. population, accounting for a substantial proportion of health-care and prescription drug spending, and threatening the vitality of an aging population.