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Vol 11 Issue 66 March April 2016 First Arab Optical Magazine A New Dawn for GlassLenses Implant could bring Tears of Joy to Dry Eye Sufferers


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CONTENTS 24 20 51 60 Sponsors 37 Interview 37 Individual Expression is the Next Big Trend News 38 Charmant Group Makes Waves at 100 Optical 39 Garmins Varia Vision Brings Smarts to Regular Cyc

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References 01 Roussopoulou E, Rose M. Contact lens wearers attitudes and needs Similarities and differences. BCLA Conference Poster, 2015 02 Sheardown H et al. Chemical characterisation of 1DAY ACUV

Table 1 Contact Lens and New Wearer Attributes by Need Group Questions for patients around attitude, symptoms lifestyle Do your eyes frequently feel dry, itchy or irritated during the day Do you f

For Many Eyes, Many Answers Dr. Cristina Schnider Just as skin care products have been developed for different skin types, and hair care products for different types of hair, contact lenses are availa

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Interview Individual Expression is the Next Big Trend It was like I discovered that the chance of getting a frame that actually fits you perfectly in the colors you want, the styles you want is very

News CHARMANT Group makes waves at 100 Optical Charmant Groups team at its booth in the 100 Optical Show in London CHARMANT Group, renowned worldwide for its pioneering work in the research and de

News Garmins Varia Vision brings Smarts to Regular Cycling Glasses The Varia Vision is reportedly compatible with most existing cycling glasses Credit Garmin Ben Coxworth Cyclists already have thei

If youre not using your customers personalised eye parameters, then youre not With Rodenstock Impression lenses, which take into consideration the Corneal Vertex Distance, Pantoscopic Tilt, Face Form

News Implant could bring Tears of Joy to Dry Eye Sufferers The device may cause patients to produce more tears, when wirelessly activated Credit Shutterstock Caused by a lack of proper tear fluid,


News Vitamin Cdetecting Sensor could Assess Eye Injuries on the Spot The ascorbic acidmeasuring OcuCheck sensor Ben Coxworth Although any eye injury can be painful and upsetting, those that involve

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News Harman Driver Monitoring System Keeps and Eye on the Eyes The system continually monitors pupil dilation as an indication of the drivers mental workload Stu Robarts The system continually moni

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News Eyecare Professions Leading Show Celebrates 30 Years of Contributions and Impact location has become home to dozens of related events taking place during the week of Vision Expo, many of which s


News The 1st EMCO Congress of Optometry to be held in May The Eastern Mediterranean Council of Optometry EMCO, the representative of World Council of Optometry WCO in the Middle East has a mission t

BIOTRUE ONEDAY LENSES BOOST PATIENT SATISFACTION 91 86 91 of daily disposable patients are happy with Biotrue ONEday lenses1 86 of daily disposable wearers agree that Biotrue ONEday lenses provide

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Events Dogan Optik Presents its Latest Collections at MIDO The Dogan Optik team at MIDO Dogan Optik Group, a company that exports many famous eyewear brands presented its latest collections at the

Visitors get their eyes examined at the booths in Equipment hub section of the show Nathan Garnett, shows event director poses with a funky pair of glasses Commenting on another successful education

Events 100 Optical Breaks Records and Wows Visitors at London Excel Professor Kovin Naidoo, CEO of Brien Holden Vision Institute speaks before a packed audience at the education programme of 100 Opt

the Child being the most ratified human rights convention in history, the mandate for communities, civil society and governments to come together to address childhood blindness, is clear. About the au

Photo by Graeme Wyllie courtesy of Brien Holden Vision Institute Tanzania Photo by Dean Saffron courtesy of Brien Holden Vision Institute Cambodia made childhood blindness a priority eye disease and

Studies Research A Pathway to Ensuring Child Eye Health Worldwide Photo by Jamshyd Masud courtesy of Brien Holden Vision Institute Sindh Pakistan Authors Hasan Minto, Sumrana Yasmin, Vingfai Chan,

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Examination Answer Sheet 1 hour of CE credit by the American Board of Opticianry Valid for credit through January 23, 2017 This exam can be taken online at Upon passing the exam, you

MILLENNIALS IN THE MARKETPLACE E C m .2 02 0mag .c .2 02 0mag .c o o m C E .2 m C E 02 0mag o ww w .c Millennials in the Marketplace ww ww w 1. Which of the following is N

doing. Put a Millennial in charge of your goals and next steps. Consider the following basics a. Recycle using appropriate bins in break rooms and labs. b. Reduce consumption of energy, water and othe

E Millennials in the Marketplace C m .2 02 0mag .c .2 02 0ma c g. o on the social importance of a cause. Any effort you put toward adapting to Millennials work style will pay off. Build r

Breed of Consumers and Employees Breed of Consumers and Employees of their international, instantaneous digi a generation with these beliefs. Try to 2. Leverage their comfort with teamwork tal connect

Continuing Education .2 02 0mag .c .2 02 0mag .c o o Millennials in the Marketplace A New 1 CE CREDIT LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this pro gram, the participant should be able to

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Find out more online at www.opti.deen 2017 ATTENTION k d a y s e Changed we MONDAY TURDAY SA Save the date for opti 2017 now The ultimate optical trade show is back exciting, original and sensa

OPTICS FIT FOR A KING Glass has been universally hailed as the highest standard for optical quality, with optics as good as glass being an oft heard marketing comparative. Lets chart the various qual

The basic fitting principles for eyewear with glass lenses include Maintaining good temple clamping forceAlthough some of the stronger spring hinges may be employed here, most frame choices should fea

THE MYTH OF GLASS The myths of glass lenses are many, including that they are uncomfortably heavy, not available in current lens designs, and not pairable with a state of the art, antiglare coating. B

Studies Research From top Vuarnet VL006 from Vuarnet Derek Lam 256 from Modo GLASSLENSES By Barry Santini If its been a while since you dispensed a pair of glass lenses, youre not alone. Most ECPs r

Studies Research What is the Emphasis on Rigid Gas Permeable Contact Lens Dr. Nezar Damati ODMBACIPT ABO American Board of Optometry Accredited Speaker There are a number of things you should be awa

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Studies Research Prescribing Contact Lenses for the Presbyopia Part 2 Dr. Yazan Gammoh, PhD Email Head of Education, Eastern Mediterranean Region, World Council of Optometry Jor

to obstruction of the meibomian glands orifices, also scarring in the lid margin leads to changes of the orifices, which as a result affect their function, ending up with lesser secretion to the diffe


from the presence and formation of Staphylococcal toxins caused by dermal irritation.21 Though in the cutaneous type of the disease, allergy and hypersensitivity reactions will be the most appare

Studies Research Blepharitis The Most Common Eye Lid Disease Part 1 Definition, classification and pathophysiology of the disease. Ms. Dana N. Koff, MSc, BSc Optometry email Former l

Handling Objections through IPOD Method The IPOD method of handling objections is explained as follows LISTEN WITH EMPATHY Obtain more information Use nonverbal listening skills to express interest S

Studies Research Herrmann Whole Brain Model Final Part Customer Preferences and Choices Mushtaq Ahmed Deputy General Manager Yateem Group Email on For everything there is a s

especially in more advanced cases, with ongoing comfort, potential apical compromises, and stability of lens positioning. Piggyback contact lens systemsThis is a two lens system, which consist of RGP

Studies Research Contact lens Management of Keratoconus Sanjay Kumar Mishra M. Optom, In the previous issue we discussed details about keratoconus and Management of keratoconus.

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EGMA CONCEPTS Making Smart Stores How can your store give you the best Return On Investment Product Portfolio the store concept should re ect the brands showcased and the personality of the custome

PART 2 The stakes are high when making good decisions and adopting a disciplined eyewear methodology. If you buy more eyewear than you need, you will have to o er a price reduction which will lower t

BETTER STOCK MANAGEMENT BETTER PURCHASE POLICY As a purchase decision maker, you have most likely come across an o er to buy a large quantity of stock at a discount. While this might look like a good

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