Focus on Refraction

This mainstay of optometric practice continues to challenge even seasoned ODs Learn how to do better. By Marc B. Taub, OD, MS, and Paul Harris, OD

Little Occlusion Goes a Long Way

Often, the simplest method of improving diplopia immediately following stroke is the most effective.
12/15/2016

Eye on the Ball

When an athlete presents with significant refractive error, how do we bring his vision up to par?
10/15/2016

Refraction, in Retrospect

A review of old data reveals the conditional nature of prescribing.
06/15/2016

When Astigmatism Goes Off-Key

Professions and hobbies can expose patients to environmental influences on refractive error that alter astigmatism over time.
04/15/2016

Growing Pains

When measuring pediatric refractive error, subjective is out, objective is in. But when is the child ready to wear glasses?
02/15/2016

The Endpoint Endgame

The questions you ask to determine your refraction endpoints can cause differential results. What should you ask—and why?
12/15/2015

Child’s Play – Or Is It?

A seemingly simple diagnosis may overshadow common independent comorbidities that also require management.
10/01/2015

Axis of Evil

Are you making cylinder selection harder than it needs to be?
08/15/2015

A Prism Disaster

Diplopia, headaches and blurry near vision made homework a chore for this young man. His current glasses didn’t help.
06/15/2015

As Flexible as an Oak

A professional pilot’s ‘muscle-building glasses’ do nothing for his dangerous double vision problem.
04/15/2015

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