Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Clinical photography: Corneal abrasion

Image supplied by Jong Lee, Specsavers Belmont Forum, WA Presentation This photograph shows an example of a distinct corneal abrasion. The presentation is fairly common, with patients...

Optometry case study: Efficacy of bandage contact lenses

By Dr Steven Lam, Specsavers Sunbury, VIC History Px: 58-year-old male who works in a plant nursery Reason for visit: The patient’s RE was stabbed by a branch when he...

Clinical photography: Optic nerve head drusen

Image supplied by Andrew Arnell, Specsavers Taylors Lakes, VIC Presentation Optic nerve head drusen can be observed upon optic nerve assessment with funduscopy, retinal imaging and OCT....

Optometry case study: Dangers of ignoring the far periphery

By Dr Steven Lam, Specsavers Sunbury, VIC History Px: 60-year-old male Reason for visit: Significantly progressing blur of LE vision over the last two weeks GH: Nil –...

Dispensing case study: Heights matter beyond the multifocal

By Max Drennan FBDO, Specsavers Tauranga, NZ Background A 9-year-old male attended the clinic with his parents. He was wearing a set of Lenticular lenses in a...