Weiterbildung: “Myopie Management bei Kindern und Jugendlichen”

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Immer wieder hör ich von Kollegen, dass sie ja gerne auf diese und jene Konferenz, zum Fortbildungsabend oder zum Seminar gekommen wären. Aber das hat halt zeitlich nicht geklappt, sie wurden im Geschäft gebraucht oder der Chef hätte das Seminar nur zum Teil oder gar nicht … Read More

Three years experience of myopia control with contact lenses in Berne

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Background Since 2000 the global prevalence of myopia is raising [1]. Today, myopia and associated conditions are considered to belong to the six leading causes of vison loss worldwide [2]. Atropine, pirenzepine and specialty contact lenses are recommended today to delay myopia progression [3]. Contact lenses … Read More

Axial Length in Orthokeratology Patients: Large Case Series

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Research article from Michael J Lipson*, Jordan K Harris, Henry D Lather, Leslie M Niziol and David C Musch With friendly permission from Michael J Lipson Citation: Lipson MJ, Harris JK, Lather HD, Niziol LM, Musch DC (2016) Axial Length in Orthokeratology Patients: Large Case Series. … Read More

Myopia Control part of “GP ANNUAL REPORT 2017”

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This is an part of the article from the GP ANNUAL REPORT 2017. Republished with permission of Contact Lens Spectrum, Copyright 2017, all rights reserved. Written by EDWARD S. BENNETT, OD, MSED MYOPIA CONTROL The most significant news regarding orthokeratology (ortho-k) in the last year is that, contrary to … Read More

Praktisk og bevisbasert myopi kontroll

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Tekst: Erik Robertstad & Nick Dash Article was first printed on Journal of the Norwegian Association of Optometry (www.optikerne.info) PDF Myopi er en gåte som har forundret forskere i lang tid. De siste årene er det kommet omfangsrike studier på hvorfor myopi utvikles og hvilke tiltak man … Read More


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By Langis Michaud, OD, MSC, FAAO (Dipl), FSLS, FBCLA; Patrick Simard, OD, MBA, MSC, FAAO; & Patrick SIimard, OD, MSC, MBA First published at “Contact Lens Spectrum” September 2017, With kind permission from Dr. Langis Michaud  Eight elements to take into account when considering orthokeratology for myopia control. … Read More

Proven options of correcting childhood short-sightedness?

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Nick Dash, Optometrist says “No longer is it appropriate to just chase short-sightedness in children. We now have proven tools to control and manage childhood short-sightedness (Myopia).” So what are the options of correcting childhood short-sightedness? 1. MiSight-1day a revolutionary, convenient and comfortable daily disposable lens … Read More

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