Retinal Physician Article Submission Guidelines-Prescribing for Astigmatism and Presbyopia


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August 2002


Preventing Contact Lens Dropouts
By:  Desmond Fonn, Dip Optom, MOptom
Addressing issues of discomfort, inconvenience and dryness may keep more patients in contact lens wear.

How Daily Disposables Can Help Your Practice
By:  Judith Lee
Tips and tricks from practitioners in the trenches to put single-use lenses to work for you and your patients.

Can a Dry Eye Test Predict Soft Lens Comfort?
By:  Brenda Hall, BSc, PhD
This new tear stability test may help you choose the best lens material for your patients.

A Comparison of Two Planned Replacement Contact Lenses
By:  D.L. Mormon, O.D.
This practitioner fit his patients with two different planned replacement lenses to assess comfort, clarity and handling.


editor's perspective
By:  Elise Brisco, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Swimming While Wearing Contact Lenses

prescribing for astigmatism
By:  Walter Choate, OD
Induced Astigmatism with Silicone Hydrogel Lenses

RGP insights
By:  Loretta B. Szczotka-Flynn, OD, PhD, MS, FAAO
Tried and Tested Tips For Fitting Pediatric Patients

discovering dry eye
By:  Jason J. Nichols, OD, MPH, PhD, FAAO; Kelly Kinney Nichols, OD, MPH, PHD
Do Your Patients Have Contact Lens-Related Dry Eye? Ask Them

contact lens primer
By:  Timothy B. Edrington, OD, MS; Elise Brisco, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Post-PK Contact Lens Care

contact lens economics
By:  Walter D. West , OD, FAAO
Make Patient Convenience a Priority with Silicone Hydrogels

treatment plan
By:  Leo Semes, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Using Prostaglandins for Contemporary Therapy, Part 2

contact lens case reports
By:  Patrick J. Caroline, FAAO; Mark P. AndrĂ©, FAAO
Computer-assisted Toric Soft Lens Fitting, Part 1