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Link: How to Prescribe Prism with Confidence

Posted by Amanda Dexter on Aug 30, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Four words in a patient’s chart can strike doubt in the mind of even the most accomplished optometrist: “Complains of double vision.”

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Infographic: Anatomy of Cavernous Sinus

Posted by Amanda Dexter on Aug 29, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Our latest infographic is on the anatomy of the cavernous sinus. Be sure to check out our other fact posts!

 

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Quiz: What is the primary action of the inferior oblique muscle?

Posted by Amanda Dexter on Aug 26, 2016 9:00:00 AM

What is the primary action of the inferior oblique muscle? Take our latest quiz.

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Welcome to Optometry, Class of 2020!

Posted by Amanda Dexter on Aug 25, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Welcome to Optometry, Class of 2020! Can I tell you how jealous I am that you are graduating in the year that has the most meaning to optometry?!

How exciting! This means that you all have a lot to live up to, and our profession is going to be expecting a lot from you!

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Poll: Are you planning to attend Vision Expo West in Las Vegas?

Posted by Amanda Dexter on Aug 24, 2016 9:00:00 AM

It's the preeminent destination for unveiling the most visionary designs, products, technology, medical advances and business solutions within and around the eyecare industry, and it's the only place where you can experience it all first-hand under one roof. 

 

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Link: Fitting Rigid Lenses after Refractive Surgery

Posted by Amanda Dexter on Aug 23, 2016 9:00:00 AM

This article gives some great tips and tricks on how to master the skill of prescribing for these individuals. 

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Did You Know All Drugs Have 3 Names?

Posted by Amanda Dexter on Aug 22, 2016 9:00:00 AM
Did You Know all drugs have three names, chemical, non-propiertary (generic) and trade (brand) names?  Be sure to check out our other fact posts!
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Link: 20 Fastest Growing Jobs in America

Posted by Amanda Dexter on Aug 18, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Many of the fastest-growing jobs in America don’t require a bachelor’s degree, and many pay less than the median income in the U.S., according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Find out where Optometry jobs rank!

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Optometrist Spotlight: Dr. Allison Pierce, O.D., F.A.A.O

Posted by Amanda Dexter on Aug 17, 2016 9:00:00 AM

What is your current mode of optometry practice?

I work as an associate at a private practice in Carlsbad, CA. 

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Link: Patch Unnecessary for Corneal Abrasions

Posted by Amanda Dexter on Aug 16, 2016 8:39:18 AM

 

Patching corneal abrasions does not significantly improve healing time, pain, analgesic use, symptoms, complication rates, or effects on activities of daily living, according to a Cochrane Systematic Review published online July 26.

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