Innovations in photochromic lens technology, combined with wider availability through mass merchandisers, have revitalized the sector during the past few years.
The American Optometric Association (AOA) recommends a visit to the optometrist before heading back to the classroom.
Results of a survey conducted by Transitions Optical reveal that women are significantly more likely than men to experience various eye conditions and vision problems and more likely to identify certain health and environmental factors as negatively affecting vision.
Although the patient's ideal eye-care practice might not actually exist, something very close to the ideal practice does exist in many optometry practices throughout the world, much of the time in areas being best-served by optometry, rural America. And it is much more achievable than one might think.
Besifloxacin ophthalmic suspension 0.6% (Besivance, Bausch & Lomb) was approved recently by the FDA for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis. Besifloxacin suspension is able to fight bacteria that are growing resistant to older anti-infectives.
Bausch & Lomb (B&L) launched the Center for Patient Insights to increase access to unbiased industry information, trends, market research and insights for eye-care professionals (ECPs) across the country.
Bausch & Lomb Vision Care (B&L) is reintroducing its ReNu line of eye-care products to consumers and eye-care practitioners in an effort to both meet customers' needs and rejuvenate its product line.
Prevent Blindness America is leading the effort to secure federal funding for programs that prevent blindness and preserve sight.