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Allergy and dry eye disease

Download PDF Katherine M. Mastrota is the Director of Optometry for the NY Hotel Trade Council Employee Benefit Funds. With a special interest in anterior segment/ocular surface disease, Dr. Mastrota has lectured and published on these and other topics. She … Continue reading

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The Association Between Meibomian Gland Dropout and Dry Eyes in Contact Lens Wearers

Download PDF Andrea Lasby, OD, FAAO, FSLS graduated with a Doctor of Optometry at the University of Waterloo in 2013. She completed a Cornea and Contact Lens Residency at Northeastern State University, Oklahoma College of Optometry, in 2014. Dr. Lasby … Continue reading

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Face coverings and mask to minimise droplet dispersion and aerosolisation: a video case study

Download PDF Karen Walsh is the Professional Education Team Leader and Clinical Scientist at the Centre for Ocular Research & Education, (CORE) based at the University of Waterloo, Canada. She has previously worked as a Professional Affairs Manager in the … Continue reading

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Midday fogging

Download PDF Dr. Melissa Barnett is a principal optometrist at the University of California, Davis Eye Center and is Past President of The Scleral Lens Education Society. Drs. Melissa Barnett and Lynette Johns authored and edited the book Contemporary Scleral … Continue reading

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Is a dose-dependent response common among a number of myopia control treatments?

Australian myopia control expert, reviews evidence across a number of different myopia control interventions. Continue reading

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Vision considerations in dry eye, contact lens and cataract patients

Download PDF Dr. Schachter received his Doctor of Optometry degree from Southern California College of Optometry and opened a private practice in Pismo Beach, CA with an emphasis on ocular surface disease. Dr. Schachter is an Adjunct Clinical Professor at Marshall B. … Continue reading

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Hand hygiene is linked to microbial keratitis and corneal inflammatory events

Download PDF Karen Walsh is the Professional Education Team Leader and Clinical Scientist at the Centre for Ocular Research & Education, (CORE) based at the University of Waterloo, Canada. She has previously worked as a Professional Affairs Manager in the … Continue reading

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Management of ocular allergy itch with an antihistamine-releasing contact lens

Download PDF Alex Hui, OD, PhD, GradCertOcTher, FAAO, is a Senior Lecturer at the School of Optometry and Vision Science at UNSW Sydney. He completed his optometry training and PhD at the University of Waterloo and the Centre for Contact … Continue reading

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Canadian Dry Eye Summit: On the subject of nutrition

Understand more about how nutrition and supplementation can help dry eye patients Continue reading

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Customizing orthokeratology for myopia control

Paul Gifford’s editorial covers the use of orthokeratology for slowing the progression of myopia. Continue reading

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