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December 2007


Contact Lens Law: Informed Consent and Extended Wear
By:  Michael G. Harris, OD, JD, MS; Robert E. Dister, O.D.,J.D., M.S.
Taking the time to obtain informed consent is in the best interest of both your patients and your practice

Contact Lens Astigmatic Correction: An Update
By:  Julie Ott DeKinder, O.D.
More toric lens options equals more contact lens success for your astigmatic patients

Correcting Aberrations with Contact Lenses
By:  Pete S. Kollbaum, OD, PhD, FAAO; Arthur Bradley, PhD.
Part 2 of our look at the current and future realities of correcting aberrations with contact lenses

A Report on the 33rd Annual Invitational Bronstein Seminar
By:  Barbara Anan Kogan, O.D.
Highlights from this long-standing contact lens educational meeting

Comparing Lens Care Systems for Silicone Hydrogel Contact Lenses
By:  Chris Amos, MSc, BSc
This study compared subjective preferences for a peroxide-based system and several multipurpose systems for silicone hydrogel daily wear


Editor’s Perspective
By:  Carla J. Mack, O.D., M.B.A., F.A.A.O.
Recognize Your Value as a Contact Lens Expert

Prescribing for Astigmatism
By:  John Mark Jackson, OD, MS, FAAO
Astigmatism Correction Means Great Visual Acuity

GP insights
By:  Edward S. Bennett, OD, MSEd; Robert M. Grohe, OD, FAAO; Bruce W. Anderson, O.D.; Michael J. Lipson, OD; Loretta Szczotka-Flynn, OD, MS, FAAO (DipCL)
Piggyback Applications in Modern Contact Lens Practice

Contact Lens Materials
By:  Lyndon Jones, PhD, FCOptom, F.A.A.O.; Kathy Dumbleton, MSC, MCOPTOM, FAAO
A Silicone Hydrogel Material Gets an Upgrade

Dry Eye Dx and Tx
By:  Kelly K. Nichols, OD, MPH, PhD
The New Dry Eye, Part 3: Ocular Surface Inflammation

Contact Lens Care
By:  Susan J. Gromacki, O.D., M.S., F.A.A.O.
Cleaning and Disinfecting Hybrid Contact Lenses

The Contact Lens Exam
By:  Loretta B. Szczotka-Flynn, OD, PhD, MS, FAAO
Examining Corneal Transplant Patients

The Business of Contact Lenses
By:  Gary Gerber, OD
Creating a Smarter Strategy for Patient Discounts

Treatment Plan
By:  William L. Miller, O.D., Ph.D.
Determining DLK After LASIK

Readers’ Forum
By:  Mary Jo Stiegemeier, OD
Patient Bad Habits Might not Be so Hard to Break

Readers’ Forum
By:  Farid Eghbali, OD, FAAO; Quang Chung, OD; Cynthia Arata, OD
Symptoms Occurring in a Cluster of Patients

Contact Lens Case Reports
By:  Patrick J. Caroline, FAAO; Mark P. André, FAAO
Viewing Corneal Thinning in Keratoconus