Nötiges Fachwissen oder Spezialisierung?

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Erstpublikation in der DOZ 06 | 2019, mit freundlicher Genehmigung vom Autor, Herrn Ingo Rütten Sollte ein Augenoptiker heute eine Myopie-Kontrolle anbieten? Hat er die Möglichkeiten dazu, und lässt sich damit Geld verdienen? Die DOZ hat sich umgehört. In den vergangenen Jahren hat sich durch den … Read More

Sind optometrische Eingangstests hilfreich für das Myopie- Management?

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First publication in the professional magazine “die Kontaktlinse” from Germany. With friendly permission of the author Abstract The article shows influencing factors and risks of myopia progression, that should be questioned and documented at the initial meeting. Results of bifocal and multifocal studies describe how accommodation, … Read More

IMI – Clinical Management Guidelines Supplementary Digital Content

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The landmark International Myopia Institute (IMI) White paper reports (see below) were published on 28 February 2019. Unfortunately, the Supplementary Digital Content had not been published at the IOVS journal. International Myopia Institute (IMI) White paper reports (all OPEN ACCESS) Editorial IMI – Myopia Control Reports Overview … Read More

MYOPIA CONTROL WITH ORTHO-K

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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

Defining a Strategy for Myopia Control

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By Langis Michaud, OD, MSC, FAAO (Dipl), FSLS, FBCLA; Patrick Simard, OD, MBA, MSC, FAAO; & Rémy Marcotte-Collard, ODFirst published at “Contact Lens Spectrum” March 2016, With kind permission from Dr. Langis MichaudA systematic approach can help practitioners more effectively implement myopia control into practice.Any eyecare practitioner … Read More

The biggest opportunity in Eyecare 2017

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MyopiaCare the ‘myopia predictive tool’ and patient referral to your clinic.Most Western Countries are witnessing 50% of the children being Myopic by the time they leave school.To access this opportunity and treat myopia as a health care professional, you need to demonstrate that these children are … Read More

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