Retinal Physician Article Submission Guidelines-Prescribing for Astigmatism and Presbyopia


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June 2016

Features

Preparing Your Practice for the Myopia Control Stampede
By Kate Gifford, BAppSc(Optom)Hons, GCOT, FBCLA, FIACLE, FCCLSA, FAAO
As myopia control evidence and awareness build, it is clear that we need to act now. Are you ready?

Keratoconus: When to Fit Contact Lenses Versus Refer for Surgery
By Melissa Barnett, OD, FAAO, FSLS
A multitude of lens options are available to successfully manage most patients who have this condition.

Irregular Astigmatism, Part 3
By Susan Kovacich, OD
This third article of a three-part series discusses piggyback systems, hybrids, and specialty soft lenses.

The Importance of Scleral Shape
By Sheila D. Morrison, OD, MS
Scleral mapping technology and current knowledge of scleral shape affect modern lens design.

Departments

editor’s perspective
BY JASON J. NICHOLS, OD, MPH, PHD, FAAO
Tackling Unresolved Myopia Control Issues

Prescribing for Presbyopia
BY DOUGLAS P. BENOIT, OD, FAAO
How to Choose Between Soft and GP Lenses

GP Insights
BY STEPHANIE L. WOO, OD, FAAO, FSLS
OCT Versus Fluorescein Pattern for Evaluating GP Lens Fit

Contact Lens Design & Materials
BY GREGORY J. NIXON, OD, FAAO
Select Materials to Meet Your Patients’ Needs

Dry Eye Dx and Tx
BY KATHERINE M. MASTROTA, MS, OD, FAAO
Questioning Questionnaires

Contact Lens Care & Compliance
BY MICHAEL A. WARD, MMSC, FAAO
GPs and Acanthamoeba

Is This the New Norm?
BY MILE BRUJIC, OD, FAAO, & DAVID L. KADING, OD, FAAO
Is Selling Contact Lenses the New Norm?

Contact Lens Practice Pearls
BY JASON R. MILLER, OD, MBA, FAAO
Summer Break = Explode Your New Contact Lens Fits

The Business of Contact Lenses
BY CLARKE D. NEWMAN, OD, FAAO
The Answers to Your Most Frequently Asked Questions

Pediatric and Teen CL Care
BY MELANIE FROGOZO, OD, FAAO
Vitamin A Deficiency: A Cause for Dry Eye in Children

Prescribing for Astigmatism
BY COLTON HEINRICH, OD; ELAINE CHEN, OD; & TIMOTHY B. EDRINGTON, OD, MS, FAAO
Second Half Game Plan: Scleral GP Keratoconus Prescribing

Contact Lens Case Reports
BY PATRICK J. CAROLINE, FAAO, & MARK P. ANDRÉ, FAAO
Comparing Ways to Measure Sagittal Height




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