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January 2007


Contact Lenses 2006
By:  Elise Brisco, O.D., F.A.A.O.; Contact Lens Spectrum Staff
CLS reviews the major industry developments of 2006, including contact lens profitability, the re-emergence of lens care and controversial contact lens legislation.

International Contact Lens Prescribing in 2006
By:  Morgan et al
Our annual report on contact lens prescribing trends reports on more than 22,000 prospectively conducted fits in 19 countries.

Toric Lenses, Gravity and Other Forces
By:  Graeme Young, PhD, MPhil, FCOptom, DipCL, FAAO
A better understanding of how toric soft lenses orientate will help you choose the best design for each patient.

A Personalized Contact Lens Prescription
By:  P. Douglas Becherer, O.D., F.A.A.O.
A lens design and fabrication system allows practitioners to design lenses for each patient's specific needs.


Editor's Perspective
By:  Elise Brisco, O.D., F.A.A.O.
The Contact Lens Event of 2006

Prescribing for Presbyopia
By:  Craig W. Norman, FCLSA
Is the Time for Monovision Over?

GP Insights
By:  Marjorie J. Rah, O.D., PhD
GPs and Myopia Progression

Contact Lens Materials
By:  Jason J. Nichols, OD, MPH, PhD, FAAO
A Look at Lubricating Agents in Daily Disposables

Dry Eye Dx and Tx
By:  William D. Townsend, OD, FAAO
Eyelid Transillumination

Contact Lens Care
By:  Michael A. Ward, MMSc, FAAO
Differentiating Between Two Similar GP Care Systems

Contact Lens Practice Pearls
By:  Thomas G. Quinn, OD, MS, FAAO
The Role of Ocular Dominance in Presbyopic Lens Correction

The Business of Contact Lenses
By:  Gary Gerber, OD
Can Administrative Red Tape Keep Patients Out of Lenses?

Treatment Plan
By:  Leo Semes, O.D., F.A.A.O.
OHT - To Treat or Not to Treat

Contact Lens Case Reports
By:  Patrick J. Caroline, FAAO; Mark P. AndrĂ©, FAAO
Managing PMD with a Semiscleral Contact Lens