Saturday, February 24, 2018

Clinical photography: Epicapsular stars

Image supplied by Jong Lee, Specsavers Belmont Forum, WA Presentation Epicapsular stars (or congenital epicapsular pigmentation) are very small, stellate, pigment deposits on the anterior lens capsule....

Optometry case study: Optic neuritis

by Haydn Williams, Specsavers Charlestown, NSW History Px: 22-year-old female Reason for visit: Flashing lights from left side and generally blurred vision (mild). No specs used. LEE...

Dispensing case study: Significance of MAR and thinner lenses when resolving Cx concerns

by Kanimozhi Amudan FBDO, Specsavers Wheelers Hill, VIC Background Cx: 68-year-old female returned with recently purchased glasses after experiencing difficulties Original dispense: Pair A: Distance with standard CR39 hard-coated SVD...

Clinical photography: Age-related macular degeneration

Image supplied by Gemma Corkery-McClean, Specsavers Whangarei, NZ In the photograph shown, the appearance of larger / confluent drusen is present, as is a central...

Optometry case study: Posterior subcapsular cataract

by Merna Sarkes, Specsavers Mt Druitt, NSW History Px: 29-year-old Asian male Reason for visit: Routine eye examination. Had noticed a gradual, constant, painless reduction in habitual...