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April 2007

Features

Treating Allergy in Contact Lens Patients
By:  John L. Schachet, O.D.

Proactively Prevent Contact Lens Dropout
By:  Susan Kovacich, OD, FAAO

Deciphering Corneal Staining Scales
By:  Lynn A. Lasswell, O.D., F.A.A.O.

Treating Allergy in Contact Lens Patients
By:  John Schachet, O.D.
Recognizing symptoms and creating an individual treatment approach are keys to success.

Management Methods for Contact Lens Success
By:  Lisa Starcher
Four successful practitioners share their advice for setting fees and building contact lens profitability.

Proactively Prevent Contact Lens Dropout
By:  Susan Kovacich, OD, FAAO
You’ll find most of the information you need to help prevent contact lens dropout in the patient history.

Deciphering Corneal Staining Scales
By:  Lynn A. Lasswell, O.D., F.A.A.O.; Stan Huth, MA; Denise Tran, BS
A look at the impact of grading scales and study designs on corneal staining results in clinical studies.

Testing MPS Lens Care Solutions Against Staphylococcus aureus
By:  S. F. Groemminger; Susan Norton
This study set out to determine the antimicrobial activity of six multipurpose solutions.

Departments

Ruminating on Recalls
By:  Elise Brisco, O.D., F.A.A.O.

Using an SCOR to Improve Soft Toric Fitting
By:  John Mark Jackson, OD, MS, FAAO

GP Lenses and the Global Keratoconus Congress
By:  Edward S. Bennett, OD, MSEd

Is it Possible to Achieve Consensus in Dry Eye?
By:  Kelly K. Nichols, OD, MPH, PhD

Fitting and Evaluating a Custom Silicone Hydrogel Lens
By:  Lyndon Jones, PhD, FCOptom, F.A.A.O.

The Latest in Lens Care Research from the AAO Annual Meeting
By:  Susan J. Gromacki, O.D., M.S., F.A.A.O.

Determining Posterior Elevation
By:  Loretta B. Szczotka-Flynn, OD, PhD, MS, FAAO

Coding Tips for Keratoconus from GKC
By:  Carla J. Mack, O.D., M.B.A., F.A.A.O.

Preventing the Destruction of Endophthalmitis
By:  William L. Miller, OD, PHD, FAAO

Editor’s Perspective
By:  Elise Brisco, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Ruminating on Recalls

Prescribing for Astigmatism
By:  John Mark Jackson, OD, MS
Using an SCOR to Improve Soft Toric Fitting

GP Insights
By:  Edward S. Bennett, OD, MSEd
GP Lenses and the Global Keratoconus Congress

Contact Lens Materials
By:  Lyndon Jones, PhD, FCOptom, F.A.A.O.; Kathryn Dumbleton, MSc, MCOptom, FAAO, FBCLA; Jill Woods, BSc(Hons), MCOptom
Fitting and Evaluating a Custom Silicone Hydrogel Lens

Dry Eye Dx and Tx
By:  Kelly K. Nichols, OD, MPH, PhD
Is it Possible to Achieve Consensus in Dry Eye?

Contact Lens Care
By:  Susan Gromacki, O.D., M.S., F.A.A.O.
The Latest in Lens Care Research from the AAO Annual Meeting

The Contact Lens Exam
By:  Loretta B. Szczotka-Flynn, OD, PhD, MS, FAAO
Determining Posterior Elevation

Contact Lens Business
By:  Carla J. Mack, OD, MBA, FAAO, Editor
Coding Tips for Keratoconus from GKC

Treatment Plan
By:  William L. Miller, O.D., Ph.D.
Preventing the Destruction of Endophthalmitis

Readers’ Forum
By:  David Pearce
Reach the Right Audience for your Marketing Campaigns

Readers’ Forum
By:  Earle Scharff, OD
Lens-assisted Pharmacological-induced Kerato-steepening

Contact Lens Case Reports
By:  Patrick J. Caroline, FAAO; Mark P. André, FAAO
Fitting a Semi-scleral Lens on a Highly Irregular Cornea




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