‘Life-proof’ lens coating technology

First developed 30 years ago, Crizal lenses have set the standard of anti-reflection coatings. Essilor has now improved the portfolio with new lens coating technology that, among other features, have improved the resistance of its lenses. Read more

Atropine for myopia control: science and practice

At the completion of this CPD activity, optometrists will have developed their knowledge of atropine as a treatment for myopia management. Including: 

  • Understand the clinical rationale for the use of low-concentration atropine in the treatment of myopia
  • Understand the clinical safety and efficacy profiles of atropine
  • Explain to parents and patients the value of atropine intervention
  • Understand the clinical treatment protocols of atropine

NOTE: Optomery Australia members can enter their details at the bottom of this article to have it automatically added to their Learning Plan. Read more

Axial length matters in myopia management

At the completion of this CPD activity, optometrists will have developed their knowledge of axial length measurement in myopia management. Including: 

  • Understand the role of axial length as a predictor for myopic pathology
  • Understand how the rate of axial length growth differs between emmetropes and myopes
  •  Discern the rationale for the use of axial length growth charts to determine the potential risk of myopia in paediatric patients
  • Be acquainted with the main axial length measurement methods.

NOTE: Optomery Australia members can enter their details at the bottom of this article to have it automatically added to their Learning Plan. Read more

Covering all bases of myopia management

Myopia’s prevalence has spawned all-new innovation and unexpected collaborations. One of those is a three-way company alliance promising Australian optometrists a new one-two approach to myopia management. Read more

‘Made in Japan’ lenses a unique premium offering

Tokai Optical is a proud Japanese ophthalmic lens company with a long history, however it’s a relative newcomer to the Australian optical market. That isn’t stopping the company from making a mark on the local independent scene with its premium lens portfolio. Read more

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