Myles Hume

Major Melbourne study a world-first for AMD

An Australian-led study has received $5 million to undertake the world’s most intensive investigation into why a particular group of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) patients are at greater risk of vision loss. Read more

Contact lenses: Going toe-to-toe with online retailers

Online retail has had a far-reaching impact on the eyecare sector, particularly in terms of contact lens sales. MYLES HUME looks at how optometrists can differentiate their businesses to overcome the challenges presented by new e-commerce operators.   Read more

BHVI strengthens East Asia presence in new deal

Epidemiological studies and clinical trials involving optical devices for myopia will be the focus of a new three-year agreement between the Brien Holden Vision Institute (BHVI) and a leading Chinese eye hospital network. Read more