Primary Care Optometry News


The following articles appeared in the print edition of PRIMARY CARE OPTOMETRY NEWS.

Table of Contents

Lewis: Pioneer of interprofessional education

Many off-label treatments fall within optometry’s scope of practice

Christopher J. Borgman, OD, FAAO

Proposed legislation targets health, vision plan abuses

Antioxidant eye drops provide another option for cataract patients

Jamie C. Wohlhagen, OD; Robert Abel Jr., MD

Five-year-old diagnosed with molluscum contagiosum

Leonid Skorin Jr., OD, DO, MS, FAAO, FAOCO; Paige Nash, BS

From The Editor

Corneal collagen cross-linking: A paradigm shift in keratoconus

Michael D. DePaolis, OD, FAAO

In the Journals

Diabetic retinopathy rare in children with diabetes mellitus

SD-OCT imaging valid in identifying localized glaucomatous RNFL damage

OCT detects glaucomatous damage up to 8 years before visual field

Evaluate patients with contact lens-induced dry eye for binocular vision disorders

Various IOP measurements appropriate for monitoring children

Axial elongation correlated with age, summed corneal power change

OCT identifies lacrimal gland components

Meeting News Coverage

QSpex launches same-day eye wear service in New York

RevolutionEHR launches business services company

Scleral lenses present growth market for ODs

Spectacle lens website aims to drive patients back to ECPs

Strive for wellness with preventive care

SightRisk launches cloud-based AMD risk assessment program

Speaker outlines potential for growth in contact lens market

Adlens updates adjustable lens for digital screen users

Contact lens experts advise marketing within the practice

Frameri targets ECPs with interchangeable lens-frame systems

PCON Reports

ODs recognize potential of corneal collagen cross-linking

Social Media and the OD

Think Twitter, communicate better

Agustin L. Gonzalez, OD, FAAO

What's Your Diagnosis?

Young patient presents with painless vision loss

Leo P. Semes, OD, FAAO; Marlon Demeritt, OD