Retinal Physician Article Submission Guidelines-Prescribing for Astigmatism and Presbyopia


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March 2002


Silicone Hydrogel Material and Surface Properties
By:  Desmond Fonn, Dip Optom, MOptom; Kathryn Dumbleton, MSc, MCOptom, FAAO, FBCLA; Lyndon Jones, PhD, FCOptom, F.A.A.O.; Renée du Toit, Dip Optom, MPhil; Deborah Sweeney, B Optom, PhD, FAAO
Lens surface and movement, wettability, oxygen transmission and mechanical properties set these lenses apart.

Contact Lenses as an Adjunct in Refractive Surgery Practice
By:  Peter D. Bergenske, OD, FAAO; Patrick J. Caroline, FAAO; Jennifer L. Smythe, OD, MS, FAAO
Contact lenses can have many pre- and post-op applications within your refractive surgery practice.

Controlling Strabismus with Contact Lenses
By:  Darin Strako, OD; Janice M. Jurkus, O.D., M.B.A.
This case study explores how contact lenses can improve a patient's visual development and functioning.


Editor's Perspective
By:  Elise Brisco, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Babies Need Contact Lenses Too

Prescribing For Presbyopia
By:  Thomas G. Quinn, OD, MS, FAAO
Making Sense of Frequent Replacement Soft Multifocals

Orthokeratology Today
By:  Craig W. Norman, FCLSA
Parameter of Reverse Geometry Lens Designs

Discovering Dry Eye
By:  Barbara Caffery, OD, MS, FAAO
Review of Dry Eye Research

Contact Lens Primer
By:  Timothy B. Edrington, OD, MS; Elise Brisco, O.D., F.A.A.O.
What's the Solution?

Contact Lens Economics
By:  Antonio Calossi, DIP OPTOM IT, FAILAC, FBCLA
Don't Confuse Your Patients: Keep Explanations Clear

Treatment Plan
By:  Timothy McMahon, OD, FAAO
Managing Corneal Abrasions

Readers' Forum
By:  James A. Simonson, OD
Choose an Advanced Lens For Your Patients

Contact Lens Case Reports
By:  Patrick J. Caroline, FAAO; Mark P. André, FAAO
Using a Large Diameter RGP Lens