Getting Started with Myopia Control
This lecture, recorded at Eyecare in January 2017 is ideal for anyone considering myopia control. It discusses the research behind myopia control with contact lenses. It includes data about the prevalence of myopia in the UK and Europe and looks at lenses which are designed to reduce the progression of myopia. It reviews how these lenses work and when to fit them. The choice of options available, and their success rates, including soft lenses, OrthoK and atropine are compared.
CPD Points: 1
Visionstryt credits: 1
Expiry Date: 31/12/2021
Cataract and the NICE Guidelines
In October 2017, The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence published new guidance on the management of cataracts in adults.
Who, why, where and what to do?
Acanthamoeba Keratitis is a devastating eye infection which in developed countries most commonly occurs in contact lens wearers. Consultant Ophthalmologist Deepa Anijeet will summarise key concepts such as risk factors, diagnosis and treatment of Acanthamoeba Keratitis. It will also highlight key areas of research that offer hope for sufferers.