Retinal Physician Article Submission Guidelines-Prescribing for Astigmatism and Presbyopia


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December 2014

Features

Soft Contact Lenses and (Dis)comfort
By Tannin A. Schmidt, PhD, PEng
A look at where we’ve been and where we’re headed in terms of materials.

Soft Contact Lenses for Keratoconus and Irregular Astigmatism
By Joel A. Silbert, OD, FAAO
Specially designed custom soft lenses can provide great vision and comfort for irregular cornea patients.

Demodex Infestation of the Eyelashes
By Alison Ng, PhD, BSc (Hons), MCOptom, FIACLE; Etty Bitton, OD, MSC, FAAO, FBCLA; & Lyndon Jones, PhD, FCOptom, FAAO
How to diagnose and manage blepharitis caused by Demodex overpopulation.

Financial Implications of Patient Compliance
By Sarah Guthrie, PhD; Kathy Dumbleton, PhD, MCOptom, FAAO; & Lyndon Jones, PhD, FCOptom, FAAO
The association between eye examination frequency and contact lens purchase patterns.

Departments

December 2014 Online Photo Diagnosis
BY LUCIANO BASTOS
December 2014 Online Photo Diagnosis

editor’s perspective
BY JASON J. NICHOLS, OD, MPH, PHD, FAAO
Everything but the Kitchen Sink

Research Review
BY S. BARRY EIDEN, OD, FAAO
Early Keratoconus Detection and Management

Prescribing for Astigmatism
BY TIFFANY GATES, OD; HEIDI G. MILLER, OD; & TIMOTHY B. EDRINGTON, OD, MS, FAAO
When Astigmatism Doesn’t Follow the “Rules”

GP Insights
BY JOHN MARK JACKSON, OD, MS, FAAO
Keep Reinforcing GP Lens Compliance

Contact Lens Design & Materials
BY RONALD K. WATANABE, OD, FAAO
Advancing Soft Multifocal Contact Lens Design

Dry Eye Dx and Tx
BY KATHERINE M. MASTROTA, MS, OD, FAAO
Biofilms and the Ocular Surface

Contact Lens Care & Compliance
BY MICHAEL A. WARD, MMSC, FAAO
“You Only Have One Pair of Eyes, so Take Care of Them!”

Is This the New Norm?
BY MILE BRUJIC, OD, FAAO, & DAVID L. KADING, OD, FAAO
Is Point-of-Care Testing for Red Eye the New Norm?

Contact Lens Practice Pearls
BY JASON R. MILLER, OD, MBA, FAAO
Take the Extra Step to Make It a “Special” Eyecare Encounter

The Business of Contact Lenses
BY CLARKE D. NEWMAN, OD, FAAO
Working with Complex Patients

Pediatric and Teen CL Care
BY CHRISTINE W. SINDT, OD, FAAO
Unilateral Aphakia in Infants

Treatment Plan
BY LEO SEMES, OD, FAAO
Take a Bloody Picture!

product spectrum

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Contact Lens Case Reports
BY PATRICK J. CAROLINE, FAAO, & MARK P. ANDRÉ, FAAO
Tinted Lenses for Athletes




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