Saturday, October 21, 2017

Optometry case study: Unilateral raised optic nerve head

by Suchi Rathod, Specsavers Watergardens, VIC History Px: 27-year-old female Reason for visit: Presented for her routine two-yearly check-up. A few mild headaches on the computer, increased in frequency over...

Clinical photography: Conjunctival intraepithelial neoplasia

Image supplied by Fiona Barrett, Specsavers Cannonvale, QLD A conjunctival intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) is a pre-malignant or malignant lesion of the eye, confined to the...

Dispensing case study: Balancing vision requirements with additional concerns

by Susan Reilly DO, Specsavers Success, WA Background Cx: A 57-year-old female practising podiatrist successfully wearing D28 bifocals with distance / near correction prior to her visit. Original Rx: The...

Clinical photography: Retinal detachment

Image supplied by Manminder Matharu, Specsavers Woking, UK Presentation A retinal detachment occurs when the retinal layer pulls away from its normal position in the eye. Retinal...

Dispensing case study: A Bridge not close enough

by Phillip Lear FBDO, Specsavers Bentleigh, VIC  Background A 78-year-old retiree attended for a routine eye test and presented a very specific need. She had recently taken...