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February 2016

Features

A Look at Daily Disposables
By Maria Markoulli, PhD, MOptom, GradCertOcTher, FBCLA, FAAO
Are daily disposable lenses poised for global domination, or are they another cog in the wheel?

Beyond the Limbus: Scleral Peripheral Curves and Their Modifications
By Stephanie L. Woo, OD, FAAO, FSLS, & Brooke Messer, OD, FAAO, FSLS
Whether to better fit an asymmetrical sclera or to accommodate a conjunctival anomaly, modifying peripheral curves can help improve fitting success.

The Tear Film and Contact Lens Wear
By John Buch, OD, MS, FAAO; Kristy Canavan, OD, FAAO; Zohra Fadli, PhD; & Charles Scales, PhD
Part of the challenge of achieving comfortable contact lens wear is to mimic the functions of the tear film.

GSLS Posters: A First Look
By Edward S. Bennett, OD, MSEd, FAAO, & Carl Kramer, OD
Scientific poster highlights from the 2016 Global Specialty Lens Symposium.

Departments

February 2016 Online Photo Diagnosis
By William Townsend, OD, FAAO

editor’s perspective
BY JASON J. NICHOLS, OD, MPH, PHD, FAAO
A Meeting of the Contact Lens Minds

Refractive Focus
BY JASON MARSACK, PHD
Keratoconus: Many Perspectives, a Common Goal

Prescribing for Presbyopia
BY DOUGLAS P. BENOIT, OD, FAAO
An Overview of Correction Options for Presbyopia

GP Insights
BY JOHN MARK JACKSON, OD, MS, FAAO
Some GP Lens Resolutions to Consider for 2016

Contact Lens Design & Materials
BY NEIL PENCE, OD, FAAO
Material and Design Influences in an Interesting Case

Dry Eye Dx and Tx
BY SCOTT SCHACHTER, OD, & AMBER GAUME GIANNONI, OD, FAAO
Ocular Surface Disease Is Still Underdiagnosed

Contact Lens Care & Compliance
BY MICHAEL A. WARD, MMSC, FAAO
Climate Changes, Pollen Production, and Contact Lenses

Is This the New Norm?
BY MILE BRUJIC, OD, FAAO, & DAVID L. KADING, OD, FAAO
Is Disregarding Patients’ Symptoms the New Norm?

Contact Lens Practice Pearls
BY JESSICA H. MATHEW, OD, PHD, FAAO
Are Daily Disposables Worth It?

The Business of Contact Lenses
BY CLARKE D. NEWMAN, OD, FAAO
Guten Tag

Pediatric and Teen CL Care
BY MELANIE FROGOZO, OD, FAAO
Orthokeratology Possibilities for Children

Prescribing for Astigmatism
BY BROOKE MESSER, OD, FAAO, FSLS
Taming Those Torics

Reader and Industry Forum
BY AUGUSTIN L. GONZALEZ, OD, FAAO, ABCMO, & JUSTIN HOLT, OD
Bacterial Environment and the Eye

Contact Lens Case Reports
BY PATRICK J. CAROLINE, FAAO, & MARK P. ANDRÉ, FAAO
Intolerance with a Scleral Lens




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