Retinal Physician Article Submission Guidelines-Prescribing for Astigmatism and Presbyopia


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August 2003


Evaluating the Eye with Corneal Topography
By:  David W. Hansen, OD, FAAO, (DipCL)
Corneal topography shows more than a pretty picture. Different types of topography maps can help you better evaluate the eye's anterior surface and fit contact lenses.

Corneal Degenerations and Dystrophies
By:  Louis Sclafani, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Degenerations and dystrophies: Learn their telltale signs and symptoms and how to diagnose and treat them.

A Look at Ortho-k and Corneal Epithelium Health
By:  Ruiduan Liao; Juanjuan Feng; Yongcong Chen; Jingwen Wang; Wenhui Zhu
This study investigates the use of single-fit lenses for ortho-k and how they effect the corneal epithelium.


editor's perspective
By:  Elise Brisco, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Managing Dryness in Contact Lens Wearers

prescribing for astigmatism
By:  Thomas G. Quinn, OD, MS, FAAO
Contact Lens Design Choices for Borderline Astigmats

GP insights
By:  Loretta B. Szczotka-Flynn, OD, PhD, MS, FAAO
Get Involved With GP Continuous Wear

discovering dry eye
By:  Kelly Kinney Nichols, OD, MPH, PHD
Experiences with a New Dry Eye Medication

contact lens care
By:  Susan Gromacki, O.D., M.S., F.A.A.O.
Contact Lens Wear in The Middle East

therapeutic topics
By:  Julie A. Schornack, OD, MEd
Ocular Side Effects of Herbal Supplements

staffing solutions
By:  Mary Jameson, BHS, COA, NCLC, CPOT
Verifying Soft Contact Lens Parameters

contact lens economics
By:  Antonio Calossi, DIP OPTOM IT, FAILAC, FBCLA
Follow Your Patients -- Not Their Contact Lenses

treatment plan
By:  Leo Semes, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Medical Prescription Errors

readers' forum
By:  Bezalel Schendowich, O.D., F.I.A.C.L.E.
Reducing Trauma from Penetrating Keratoplasty

contact lens case reports
By:  Patrick J. Caroline, FAAO; Mark P. AndrĂ©, FAAO
Correct Advanced PMD With Contact Lenses