Low vision rehabilitation research is a quickly growing area, due in part to the increase in the demand for services geared at older adults with age-related vision loss.
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of blindness in ageing western societies and accounts for greater than 50% of all US visual disability.
Research has found that replacing an employee costs a business 150% of that employee’s annual salary.1 This is, in part, due to the resources required to find and train a replacement. Read more and learn how to reduce employee turnover.
Contact lenses are often the first choice for visual correction of aphakic children. There are several types of lens that can successfully be fitted to correct ametropia, stimulate visual selecting, and maintain ocular health.
Leber’s hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON) is a maternally inherited mitochondrial deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) mutation that results in painless, sudden-onset, bilateral central vision loss and dyschromatopsia.
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Tools and resources for National Glaucoma Week
Against the background of a dynamically shifting world, the Council of the Canadian Association of Optometrists (CAO) commissioned a panel of experts (the Panel) to help optometry’s leaders guide the profession into the future.
What Optometrists Want Their Patients to See CJO Vol 73 No 2
Under pressure: a review of normal-tension glaucoma