Monday, May 20, 2019

Dispensing: Prescription analysis – Case #8

This case was among a series presented by Miranda Richardson FBDO, Assistant Director of Professional Examinations for the Association of British Dispensing Opticians, for peer discussion at the second Specsavers Dispensing Conference (SDC2) in August 2018.

Optometry case study: Retinitis pigmentosa with macular complications

By Catrina Roberts, Specsavers Morayfield, QLD History Px: 22-year-old Caucasian male Reason for visit: New retail team member at Specsavers having an eye exam to experience the full customer...

Clinical imaging: OCT clinical indicators for functional testing – Case #6

With a focus on diagnosis of eye disease, particularly glaucoma, the following clinical images demonstrate the importance of performing appropriate functional testing when it...

Dispensing: Prescription analysis – Case #7

This case was among a series presented by Miranda Richardson FBDO, Assistant Director of Professional Examinations for the Association of British Dispensing Opticians, for peer discussion at the second Specsavers Dispensing Conference (SDC2) in August 2018.

Optometry case study: A swirly case of bilateral X-linked retinoschisis

By Jerome Vongsaphay, Specsavers Nowra, NSW History Px: 18-year-old male who works as an electrician Reason for visit: Symptoms of increased asthenopia with spectacles and new onset...

Dispensing: Prescription analysis – Case #6

This case was among a series presented by Miranda Richardson FBDO, Assistant Director of Professional Examinations for the Association of British Dispensing Opticians, for peer discussion at the second Specsavers Dispensing Conference (SDC2) in August 2018.

Clinical imaging: OCT clinical indicators for functional testing – Case #5

With a focus on diagnosis of eye disease, particularly glaucoma, the following clinical images demonstrate the importance of performing appropriate functional testing when it...

Guest case study: Making a difference – a low-vision case

Nabill Jacob, Clinical Relationship Manager for Vision Australia, which was one of the fundraising partners at the 2019 Specsavers Partnership Seminar, presents an example...

Optometry case study: A classic presentation of benign intracranial hypertension

By Noni Rupasinghe, Specsavers Sale, VIC History Px: 19-year-old female Reason for visit: Presented for routine biennial check-up. Patient had been getting increasing migraines which she thought were a result of her driving and studying frequently. GH: Overweight, but no other health issues, no medication POH: No ocular issues FOH: No relevant issues

Clinical imaging: OCT clinical indicators for functional testing – Case #4

With a focus on diagnosis of eye disease, particularly glaucoma, the following clinical images demonstrate the importance of performing appropriate functional testing when it...