Insight News

Cyber security: Aussie health system lags behind global counterparts

A new report has found that Australia’s healthcare sector is ill-equipped to fend off cyberattacks compared with other regions, and …

Aussie OCT co-founder among country’s most distinguished scientists

Dr Simon Poole, a co-founder of Melbourne OCT company Cylite and entrepreneur in photonics, has been elected as a Fellow …

Orthoptics Awareness Week spotlights paediatric eye health

To celebrate the upcoming Orthoptics Awareness Week, Orthoptics Australia is partnering with Insight to publish a five-part feature article series …

Ophthalmologists turn out for new webinar series

A new RANZCO-hosted webinar series, introduced in response to COVID-19, is in high demand, with more than 200 professionals tuning …

Proximity to customers: Optometrists rank high

New research into occupations that have an increased risk of COVID-19 exposure has shown that eyecare professionals face a higher …

Features

Hot tips for successful dispensing: Part 2

There is a plethora of useful information to ensure optical dispensers get the best results for their patients. JAMES GIBBINS …

Tackling treatment adherence in AMD

As part of Macula Month this May, Insight explores why treatment adherence remains such a major challenge for some patients …

Opticians feature on Britain’s 2020 Rich List

Specsavers founders Mr Doug and Dame Mary Perkins have featured in Britain’s 2020 Rich List, alongside an optical businessman who …

Co-author of new myopia paper to feature in ‘Down Under’ webinar

A new open-access paper providing a comprehensive analysis of evidence-based myopia management could equip optometrists to better manage future cases …
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Alcon vitrectomy probe features high-speed cutting

The Advanced Ultravit High Speed Beveled vitrectomy probe is the next evolution of the vitrectomy probes from Alcon. 

Menicon presents the world’s slimmest CL blister pack

Menicon Australia is now distributing the new Miru 1day Flat Pack, a user-friendly packaging design that aims to address the …

Transitions Optical reinvents photochromic system in new lens design

Transitions Optical has responded to consumer demand for a photochromic lens that features faster fade back without compromising lens darkness, …

Rodenstock exploits full visual potential

The Rodenstock DNEye scanner 2 transfers more than 7,000 measuring points into the individual lens.

Device launches new Topcon software application

Device Technologies Australia and Topcon Healthcare have announced the release and regulatory approval of Topcon Harmony.

Allergan implant overcomes injection burden for patients

Ozurdex, a biodegradable, intravitreal implant containing 700µg of dexamethasone, is associated with a reduced injection frequency compared with other therapies …

Cirrus 6000 offers major workflow benefits

To combat the challenges associated with imaging various patients in a fast-paced environment, Zeiss has developed the Cirrus 6000.