Retinal Physician Article Submission Guidelines-Prescribing for Astigmatism and Presbyopia


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March 2003


Contact Lenses for Patients With Astigmatism
By:  Jennifer Y. Jung, O.D.
This mini toric lens fitting guide helps you manage the visual needs of your astigmatic contact lens patients.

Developing Contact Lens Fee Structures ­- A Medical Model
By:  Walter Choate, OD
Learn how to structure your contact lens fees to boost profitability in your practice.

Orthokeratology and Adolescent Myopia Control
By:  Walter Choate, OD
This study set out to determine whether overnight wear of an orthokeratology lens would affect the progression of myopia in young people.

Cosmetic Lens Clinical Comparison
By:  Karin D. McCarthy, Optom, F.A.A.O.; Cristina M. Schnider, O.D., MSc, F.A.A.O.
Two studies compare opaque and enhancer tinted cosmetic lenses from two leading manufacturers.


editor's perspective
By:  Elise Brisco, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Vision with CLs ­ Does It Matter?

prescribing for presbyopia
By:  N. Rex Ghormley, O.D., F.A.A.O.
A New Lens Joins The Soft Lens Bifocal Parade

orthokeratology today
By:  John Mark Jackson, OD, MS
Can Orthokeratology Correct Astigmatism?

discovering dry eye
By:  Barbara Caffery, OD, MS, FAAO
News from the American Academy of Optometry Meeting

contact lens care
By:  Jennifer L. Smythe, OD, MS, FAAO
Managing Solution-Related Dryness

therapeutic topics
By:  Julie A. Schornack, OD, MEd
The Top 10 Medications and Contact Lens Practice, Part 2

staffing solutions
By:  Jane F. Beeman, COA, NCLC-AC, FCLSA, PRSA
Certification: Hire it, Display it, Cherish it

contact lens economics
By:  Antonio Calossi, DIP OPTOM IT, FAILAC, FBCLA
Give Your Contact Lens Patients Instant Gratification

treatment plan
By:  William L. Miller, OD, Ph.D., FAAO
Acanthamoeba Keratitis

readers' forum
By:  Brian E. Mathie, O.D.
Ordering Lenses Without an Rx ­- The Dangers Revealed

contact lens case reports
By:  Patrick J. Caroline, FAAO; Mark P. André, FAAO
Corneal Infiltrates with Contact Lens Wear