Sunday, March 24, 2019

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...

Dispensing: Prescription analysis – Case #5

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: Full-thickness macular hole

By Deborah Greaves, Specsavers Kawana, QLD History Px: 70-year-old female Reason for visit: Rapid deterioration of vision in LE and central grey spot. RE unremarkable GH: Hypertension, cholesterol POH: LE mildly amblyopic FOH: Unremarkable

Clinical imaging: OCT clinical indicators for functional testing – Case #3

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 case study: Dispensing for an AMD patient

By Lesley Hooson DO, Specsavers Lower Hutt, NZ Background Px: 73-year-old retired female who lives with her partner and who has been coming to the store...

Optometry case study: Normal-tension glaucoma

By Tyson Xu, Specsavers Nowra, NSW History Px: 82-year-old Caucasian female Reason for visit: Noticed her RE wasn’t as clear as her LE, even with optical correction from a...