Retinal Physician Article Submission Guidelines-Prescribing for Astigmatism and Presbyopia


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January 2012


Contact Lenses 2011
By:  Jason J. Nichols, OD, MPH, PhD, FAAO
Market and survey data suggest 2011 was a year of rebuilding for many

International Contact Lens Prescribing in 2011
By:  Philip B. Morgan, PhD, MCOptom, FAAO, FBCLA; Craig A. Woods, PhD, MCOptom, DipCLP, FAAO; Ioannis G. Tranoudis, DO, MSc, PhD, FIACLE, FBCLA; Magne Helland, BSc, MScOptom, FIACLE; Nathan Efron, PhD, DSc, FBCLA, FCCLSA, FIACLE, FAAO (DipCCLRT); Christina N. Grupcheva, MD, PhD, DSc, FEBO; Deborah Jones, BSc, FCOptom, DipCLP, FAAO; Kah-Ooi Tan, BOptom (Hons), PhD, MBA; Alice Pesinova, BSc; Ole Ravn, MScOptom; Jacinto Santodomingo, OD(EC), MSc, PhD, MCOptom, FBCLA, FAAO; Florence Malet, MD; Mihály Végh, MD; Nir Erdinest, BOptom, MSc; Hreinn Ingi Hreinsson; Prema Chande, MOptom, DBM, FIACLE; Giancarlo Montani, FIACLE, FBCLA; Motozumi Itoi, MD, PhD; Byoung Sun Chu, MOptom, PhD, FIACLE, FAAO; Jolanta Bendoriene, MD, PhD; Eef van der Worp, BOptom, PhD, FAAO, FIACLE, FBCLA; Suresh Awasthi, MPhil; Wanda Lam, OD, BSc; José Manuel González-Méijome, OD, PhD, FIACLE; Edgar Davila-Garcia, OD, NCLE-AC; Simona Radu, MD, FIACLE; Vadim Belousov; Oskar Johansson, BSc; Mirna Stabuc Silih, MD, PhD; John C. Hsiao, BA, OD, FIACLE; Jason J. Nichols, OD, MPH, PhD, FAAO
This year, we analyzed data from more than 22,000 prospective contact lens fits in 29 countries

Keratoconus Fitting With Specialty Soft Lenses
By:  S. Barry Eiden, O.D., F.A.A.O.; Gregory W. DeNaeyer, OD, FAAO
In many cases, soft contact lenses provide optimal comfort and vision for patients with keratoconus

Compliance Before, During and After Contact Lens Wear
By:  Sheila Hickson-Curran, B.Sc., MCOptom, F.A.A.O.
Survey results shed new light on the top noncompliance behaviors


Online Photo Diagnosis
By:  Gregory W. DeNaeyer, OD, FAAO

Editor's Perspective
By:  Jason J. Nichols, OD, MPH, PhD, FAAO
The Contact Lens Event of 2011

Research Review
By:  Loretta B. Szczotka-Flynn, OD, PhD, MS, FAAO; Robin L. Chalmers, OD, FAAO
Corneal Infiltrates: Managing Risks With Soft Lens Wear

Prescribing for Presbyopia
By:  Craig W. Norman, FCLSA
Things I Wonder About

GP Insights
By:  Edward S. Bennett, O.D., MSEd, F.A.A.O.
Use Your No. 1 GP Resource: Your Laboratory Consultant

Contact Lens Design & Materials
By:  Ronald K. Watanabe, OD, FAAO
Better Vision With Contact Lenses

Dry Eye Dx and Tx
By:  Katherine M. Mastrota, MS, OD, FAAO
The Role of Mucins in Ocular Health

Contact Lens Care & Compliance
By:  Susan J. Gromacki, O.D., M.S., F.A.A.O.
Handling and Care of Scleral GP Lenses, Part 2

Contact Lens Practice Pearls
By:  Jason R. Miller, OD, MBA, FAAO
Will You Be One of the 8 Percent in 2012?

The Business of Contact Lenses
By:  Gary Gerber, OD
Putting Benchmarks in the Proper Perspective

Pediatric and Teen CL Care
By:  Mary Lou French, OD, FAAO, MEd
Improving More Than Vision With a Contact Lens Fitting

Treatment Plan
By:  William L. Miller, OD, PHD, FAAO
Treating and Managing Calcific Changes in the Cornea

Reader and Industry Forum
By:  Dorothy Win-Hall, OD
A Novel GP Contact Lens for Presbyopia

Reader and Industry Forum - 2
By:  Peter D. Bergenske, OD, FAAO
Overcoming Cost Objections to Daily Disposable Lens Wear

Contact Lens Case Reports
By:  Patrick J. Caroline, FAAO; Mark P. André, FAAO
New Custom Soft Lens for Keratoconus