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OUTFOXED & O D OUTFOUGHT; Ole will face more questions after limp exit but for Leicester another season like 2016 beckons. JOHN CROSS Chief Football Writer @johncrossmirror Mar 22, 2021 982
Future looking bright for optometrist Luke. Feb 6, 2021 158
CEU dean recognized as PRC outstanding optometrist. Feb 3, 2021 239
Teleoptometry, the pandemic and beyond: Experts from across the optometry spectrum discuss their experiences of the last 12 months, and what they think teleoptometry's place will be in the future. Feb 1, 2021 1909
"Cultural awareness is a very important skill to have". Feb 1, 2021 703
"NO MATTER HOW GOOD YOU ARE, SOMETIMES THINGS GO WRONG": What one optometrist learned from facing a General Optical Council investigation. Feb 1, 2021 848
TRIAL AND ERROR. Cover story Feb 1, 2021 3080
THE PENTACAM: Emma Bolger, specialist optometrist at Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre, on why this stalwart piece of tech is still her most valued diagnostic tool. Bolger, Emma Feb 1, 2021 585
HONEY ROSE: FIVE LESSONS FROM THE GOC CASE. Leonard, Henry Feb 1, 2021 980
PROFESSIONAL SUPPORT. Feb 1, 2021 180
IN PRACTICE. Feb 1, 2021 189
AOP on your side: How is the AOP ... changing its Council in 2021? Feb 1, 2021 798
Covid jab was a sight for sore eyes for opticians boss; Optometrist Gordon delighted to get vaccine. Alison Rennie Jan 18, 2021 402
Problem with your glasses, contact lens? Don't fret, FT minister says optometrists can open again. Jan 15, 2021 216
Despite government's nod, optometrists still slow to reopen. Jan 15, 2021 395
Binovi Technologies announces appointment of Dr Michael Gallaway to the company's Scientific Advisory Board. Dec 23, 2020 609
My family were BEWILDERED by the photos.. my wife never noticed anything so I'm not sure if that was a compliment or what it was; FINE GAEL TD O D ON BEING UNLIKELY ONLINE PIN-UP Bruton surprised by reaction to videos. CIARA PHELAN Political Correspondent Dec 21, 2020 718
THREE WAYS A COVID-19 VACCINE COULD AFFECT OPTOMETRY: During the first UK lockdown, the prospect of a COVID-19 vaccine provided a glimmer of hope. Dec 1, 2020 660
OPTOMETRIST HONEY ROSE RECEIVES NINE-MONTH SUSPENSION ORDER: A practitioner whose gross negligence manslaughter conviction was quashed in 2017 has been suspended by the General Optical Council. Dec 1, 2020 581
Light for sight. Elks, David Dec 1, 2020 3040
THE VIEW FROM PRACTICE: Optical professionals from across the UK describe how local businesses are faring--and share their predictions for the future of the High Street. Dec 1, 2020 1399
Supporting members through COVID-19. Dec 1, 2020 523
RE-ENGAGING THE CONTACT LENS CURIOUS: With patient interactions evolving as a result of COVID-19, OT speaks to experts and optometrists at Johnson & Johnson Vision on how practices can invite patients to experience contact lenses. Haden, James Dec 1, 2020 1722
"I don't let grass grow beneath my feet": Hampshire-based optometrist, Sarah Arnold, tells OT about the 150-year history of her family practice. Arnold, Sarah Dec 1, 2020 700
"Local services are more important than ever": Husband and wife team at Baird Optometrists, Andrew and Fiona Baird, on pursuing their dream of opening their second practice. Baird, Andrew; Baird, Fiona Dec 1, 2020 760
Mogobane elders get eye glasses from Vision Clarity Optometrists. Oct 25, 2020 375
FIVE WAYS THE EDUCATION STRATEGIC REVIEW COULD CHANGE OPTICAL EDUCATION: An optometrist's first day in their first job as a qualified practitioner is a significant milestone. Oct 1, 2020 1033
Addressing racism and discrimination: The AOP has established a new team to help members respond to experiences of discrimination in practice. Oct 1, 2020 437
In a changing sector, the GOC's consultation on education is an important next step. Milliner, Leonie Oct 1, 2020 596
"I was delighted to get a confirmed start date": After months of disruption to his studies, newly graduated optometrist, Peter Grant, tells of his excitement to begin his pre-reg placement. Grant, Peter Oct 1, 2020 570
Make a CET claim in England? Leonard, Henry Oct 1, 2020 685
"I haven't made the most of my Netflix subscription recently": Or clinical editor, AOP head of education, teacher at Aston University: Dr Ian Beasley explains how his 'itchy feet' have kept his career varied. Beasley, Ian Oct 1, 2020 623
"I wanted to do more to help": As practices find their feet in the 'new normal' post-lockdown, three optometrists reflect on what they learned through the peak of the pandemic. Oct 1, 2020 661
NOTICE OF THE AOP ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING. Oct 1, 2020 723
THE IMPACT OF COVID-19: THE PATH AHEAD FOR CONTACT LENS CARE. Oct 1, 2020 1727
THE LONG VIEW. Oct 1, 2020 2112
MY SECRET LIFE AS ... Luna Belle Wilson: Optometrist and AOP interim clinical adviser, Roshni Kanabar, on helping people to preserve special memories through bespoke scrapbooks. Kanabar, Roshni Oct 1, 2020 402
Concussion-Related Vision Disorder Practice Patterns in Occupational Therapy: A Survey. Reiser, Alicia; Bunin, Greta; Scheiman, Mitchell Survey Sep 22, 2020 10359
'Ticking time bomb' of preventable sight loss. ZOE PHILLIPS Sep 21, 2020 421
Optometrists seek separate regulatory body. Sep 17, 2020 184
Catch myopia early, lessen risk of getting serious eye ailments. Sep 9, 2020 848
FIVE INNOVATIONS HELPING TO EASE THE COVID-19 BACKLOG: At a time when clinicians are grappling with the best way to tackle waiting lists following the COVID-19 lockdown, innovators have been working in the background to provide new tools and ways of working. Aug 1, 2020 1154
Optics on the ground: independent prescribing. Aug 1, 2020 1419
The AOP's policy team discuss ... education: As the focus moves to the future of training, members are encouraged to share their views. Aug 1, 2020 1340
Twinkle Patel: The practice owner and optometrist shares her thoughts on colourful eyewear and the importance of community. Aug 1, 2020 243
GET THE LOOK: Optometrist and lifestyle blogger, Lizzy Yeowart, considers clear styles. Aug 1, 2020 260
Negotiating fees as a locum: Isle of Wight-based locum optometrist, Rebecca Rushton, and learning and development consultant, Trevor Bibic, discuss how locums can up their negotiation game in a post-lockdown world. Rushton, Rebecca; Bibic, Trevor Aug 1, 2020 969
THE WAITING MILLIONS. Aug 1, 2020 2407
RESPONDING TO THE COVID-19 LOCKDOWN: Three optometrists tell OT about the products and systems that have enabled them to adapt to an unprecedented situation. Aug 1, 2020 584
MY SECRET LIFE AS ... Optometrist Pretty Basra on how a fledgling sweet business gave her back a sense of purpose during lockdown. Basra, Pretty Aug 1, 2020 410
'Walking time bomb' Suzanne has life saved thanks to eye test. Jul 5, 2020 348
Optometrists to reintroduc s and dentists ce treatments; SERVICES SET T AS LOCKDOWN WON'T BE BUS O BE INCREASED N EASES... BUT IT INESS AS USUAL. MARK SMITH Jul 1, 2020 596
University sets sights on equipment for new degree; EDUCATION. CHRIS MACLENNAN Jun 18, 2020 311
Dentists demand Scottish Government help to avoid practice closure crisis; More than 400 dental practice owners, representing over 700 NHS surgeries and nearly three million patients, are demanding urgent support from the Scottish Government to ensure that Scotland does not suffer a complete collapse in dental practices as a result of the coronavirus lockdown. Gina Davidson Jun 17, 2020 811
Demand to expand eye care services. Jun 16, 2020 176
Pensioners' eyesight woes raised in Holyrood debate; ? Minister asked to reopen optometrists for 'frustrated' couple. TOM PETERKIN POLITICAL EDITOR Jun 5, 2020 357
Eye care centres open for special treatment. May 13, 2020 394
Is Visual Field Loss the End of the Road for Driving? Outcomes for Three Patients with Visual Field Losses. Baldry, Kathryn; Labreche, Tammy; Szilva, Melinda Clinical report May 1, 2020 2052
Woman's retinal tear diagnosis over the phone saved her sight. Apr 18, 2020 374
After public pushback, barbers, hair salons and optometrists not allowed to operate during MCO. Apr 13, 2020 408
Amy follows in her dad's footsteps. Mar 18, 2020 334
Eyecare advances couldn't be foreseen. Judith Banks Mar 17, 2020 856
Salus University, National Vision to Educate Optometry Students on Remote Eye Exam Technology. Mar 9, 2020 380
Salus University, National Vision to Educate Optometry Students on Remote Eye Exam Technology. Mar 9, 2020 363
Salus University, National Vision to Educate Optometry Students on Remote Eye Exam Technology. Mar 9, 2020 380
PNP files raps vs optometrist who allegedly spread fake news on COVID-19. Feb 17, 2020 308
Cebu optometrist faces raps for allegedly spreading fake news on virus. Feb 16, 2020 362
CARDIFF UNIVERSITY ENCOURAGING PEOPLE TO TAKE CARE OF THEIR EYES; The university's optometrists offer free eye examinations and contact lens appointments*. Feb 3, 2020 390
"NEVER OVERPROMISE AND UNDERDELIVER". Feb 1, 2020 539
Uma Patel: The lead optometrist at Banks Optometrists in Brixton, London, talks to 01 about providing MECS. Interview Feb 1, 2020 372
AOP launches Voice of Optometry survey. Feb 1, 2020 284
BOOTH & BRUCE: Optometrist and owner of the eyewear company, Peter Sunderland, talks to OT about expansion and saleability. Feb 1, 2020 161
Working as an AOP Councillor is rewarding and a great way to expand your career options. Alderman, Henrietta Feb 1, 2020 602
Degree apprenticeship is nothing to celebrate. Michalik, Dipa Letter to the editor Feb 1, 2020 384
Obituary: Ron Mallett: PROFESSOR BRUCE EVANS AND ROBERT PILGRIM REMEMBER THE ACADEMIC. Obituary Feb 1, 2020 420
The pursuit of variety and freedom: OT speaks to three practitioners about the benefits that portfolio optometry has to offer. Feb 1, 2020 1270
"I like to refresh my mind by interacting with staff". Henderson, Alan Feb 1, 2020 648
"The call came very unexpectedly": Optometrist Dan Varcoe speaks to OT about his journey into independent practice ownership. Feb 1, 2020 714
Duty of care. Feb 1, 2020 622
Become a pre-reg supervisor? Optometrist at Boots Opticians, Vikki Lordan, shares advice on becoming a pre-reg supervisor. Lordan, Vikki Feb 1, 2020 813
"It is the variety that I most like": Hospital and locum optometrist, Alan Hawrami, discusses how a varied workload enables him to thrive in different settings for the benefit of his patients. Hawrami, Alan Feb 1, 2020 621
THE PORTFOLIO OPTOMETRISTS: GUIDING YOUR CAREER IN NEW DIRECTIONS. Cover story Feb 1, 2020 1107
IP and me: Optometrists Suresh Munyal and Andy Britton describe the benefits that an independent prescribing qualification has brought to their practice. Feb 1, 2020 580
"My purpose as an academic is to serve and give something back": Dr Rakhee Shah shares how she balances roles as an academic, optometrist and an AOP Councillor. Feb 1, 2020 263
What's not normal: a guide to ocular surface tumours. Tracey, Charlette E.; Jones, Sophie M. Feb 1, 2020 2561
Pulsation or no pulsation? That is the question. French, Christian; Stodtmeister, Richard Feb 1, 2020 3349
MY HEARING: Optometrist Cirta Tooth discusses how hearing is of upmost importance in practice when it comes to listening to patients. Tooth, Cirta Feb 1, 2020 486
MY SECRET LIFE AS ...: Optometrist Farah Hasham on teaching children about eye care through a pirate-themed children's book. Hasham, Farah Feb 1, 2020 313
Cardiff University encouraging people to take care of their eyes; The university's optometrists offer free eye examinations and contact lens appointments*. Leena Sidat Jan 31, 2020 422
60 seconds with ... Peter Hampson: The optometrist and AOP clinical director discusses the work behind the Association's newly released false positive referral factsheet online. Interview Jan 1, 2020 1044
Position statement on therapeutic and independent prescribing. Jan 1, 2020 266
Tareq Moustafa: The owner and optometrist at Seen Opticians on swapping frames depending on his mood. Jan 1, 2020 193
The AOP will be working hard to make sure 2020 is a year to remember--for all the right reasons. Alderman, Henrietta Jan 1, 2020 519
We need a funded referral refinement scheme for all non-urgent referrals to ophthalmology. Kime, Elizabeth Jan 1, 2020 498
"It is nice to get to know the staff": Locum optometrist, Gautam Passi, on building a rapport with the practice team and how being organised is of upmost importance. Passi, Gautam Jan 1, 2020 727
"I'm already managing an array of patients": Pre-reg optometrist at Specsavers Cribbs Causeway, Daniel Chung, on his pre-reg experiences. Chung, Daniel Jan 1, 2020 739
"It is not as difficult as everyone thinks": Optometrist and director of professional services at the OutsideClinic, Nick Wingate, discusses his career and passion for providing domiciliary eye care. Wingate, Nick Jan 1, 2020 652
Speak to children about screen time? Optometrist and OT's multimedia clinical editor, Ceri Smith-Jaynes, shares advice on how to discuss screen time in the testing room with young patients and their parents. Smith-Jaynes, Ceri Jan 1, 2020 900
"A fundamental part of our testing day": Domiciliary optometrist Madeline Hocking and professional services consultant at Visioncall, Dr Scott Mackie, discuss dementia-friendly training. Interview Jan 1, 2020 640
MY strangest day: Optometrists share a highly unusual day from practice. Jan 1, 2020 1190
Remember when ... Jan 1, 2020 687
Ocular hypertension and open angle glaucoma studies: a brief summary. Ukaegbu, Diana; Pearsall, Tahmina Jan 1, 2020 3726
Falls, visual impairment and depression: identifying patients at risk. Ham, Russell; Vasani, Jayshree Jan 1, 2020 2131
Myopia progression: an update on the evidence base. Cruickshank, Fiona; Logan, Nicola Jan 1, 2020 4063
Uncommon lenses in practice. Hickton, Mark Jan 1, 2020 778
DUAL MONITORS: Newly-qualified optometrist and AOP Council member, Josie Evans, discusses the importance of dual monitors during eye exams with young patients. Evans, Josie Jan 1, 2020 539
What our optometrists say ... Jan 1, 2020 331
Specsavers CET programme schedule: All events at stand B420 unless otherwise stated. Jan 1, 2020 2161
Optometrist gives gift of sight to children. Dec 20, 2019 269
Going the Distance: Reserve optometrist dedicated to humanitarian causes, running marathons. Rautenberg, Emily Dec 1, 2019 707
Welcome. White, John Dec 1, 2019 191
Mark Waine: The optometrist compares making referrals in Australia to the UK. Travel narrative Dec 1, 2019 359
THE TRUTH ABOUT FALSE POSITIVE REFERRALS. Dec 1, 2019 297
AOP issues guidance on over-referrals. Dec 1, 2019 272
The eyeway code. Dec 1, 2019 172
A new way of working. Unsworth, Victoria Dec 1, 2019 1063
"Don't be a clock in, clock out locum". Jerome, Valarie Simpson Dec 1, 2019 690
"A little praise ... can go a long way". Simpson, Mark Dec 1, 2019 708
Being the newbie. Dec 1, 2019 665
"It is reassuring to have a mentor who you can approach". Interview Dec 1, 2019 613
Selective laser trabeculoplasty: lowering intraocular pressure without drops. Konstantakopoulou, Evgenia; Gazzard, Gus; Nathwani, Neil Dec 1, 2019 3144
Rod-cone dystrophies: a guide to genetics and management. Jolly, Jasleen K. Dec 1, 2019 2528
Aligning clinical practice with professional beliefs. Walsh, Karen; Jones, Lyndon Dec 1, 2019 3254
End notes and next month. Interview Dec 1, 2019 507
THE OPTOMETRY TEAM AT UNIVERSITY. Dec 1, 2019 562
MY SECRET LIFE AS ... Optometrist Michael Johnson tells OT how running with his dog, Phoenix, keeps him grounded outside of the testing room. Johnson, Michael Dec 1, 2019 334
Are Medical Doctors Against Optometrists Being Called Eye Doctors? Nov 21, 2019 1032
Ophthalmic research: from proposal to publication - Press Release issued by The University of Faisalabad. Nov 18, 2019 152
Specsavers optician sacked over eye test gaffe that saw 900 customers recalled; It was claimed optometrist Ross Hutcheson had not examined both eyes in tests, meaning customers had wrongly been told they didn't need glasses. Samuel Jones Nov 11, 2019 244
OPTOMETRIST ERASED FOR DRIVING CONVICTION. Nov 1, 2019 192
"The clinical side of optometry remained fresh in my mind": Pre-reg optometrist at Ashton Opticians, Samrina Awan, discusses the first few months of her pre-reg year II. Awan, Samrina Nov 1, 2019 722
"My first few years were spent wearing a white coat": Retired dispensing optician, Alison Coates, reflects on her career with optometrist and director of Rifkind & Brophy Optometrists, Ben Wilkinson. Interview Nov 1, 2019 616
"I set two alarms to ensure I am not late": Optometrist, Hassnain Safdar, shares his day-in-the-life experiences working as a locum practitioner over the last three months. Interview Nov 1, 2019 697
Eyes on the road. Powell, Selina Nov 1, 2019 2120
Prisms in practice: This article discusses various dispensing considerations in relation to prisms and outlines their use in special optical appliances. Hickton, Mark Nov 1, 2019 2745
Anterior eye: cases in practice. Keys, Stanley Nov 1, 2019 604
THE SPECSAVERS PROFESSIONAL NETWORK ON YAMMER: Pre-reg optometrist at Specsavers in Driffield, Mariam Tall, shares insight into how she uses the digital tool in practice and the benefits it brings. Tall, Mariam Nov 1, 2019 443
DYSLEXIA GLASSES LOOK TO THE FUTURE; Enya's schoolwork back on track after optometrist's specialised treatment. SHEENA McSTRAVICK Oct 16, 2019 405
SCOTTISH-BASED OPTOMETRIST ACQUIRES PRACTICE AND PLANS EXPANSION. Oct 1, 2019 111
Optimising teamwork. Oct 1, 2019 168
The profession should commit to lifelong learning as part of its professional development. Dye, Marcus Oct 1, 2019 415
Emeritus Professor Robert Fletcher remembered. Letter to the editor Oct 1, 2019 668
Keep on learning, don't stop: OT speaks to optometrists about lifelong learning and the benefits it brings them. Oct 1, 2019 1170
"My day begins the night before". Oct 1, 2019 702
"My pre-reg journey has got off to a great start". Chung, Daniel Oct 1, 2019 537
"Being a researcher was never on my planner". Woods, Jill Interview Oct 1, 2019 682
"It has made practice more interesting and more complicated". Oct 1, 2019 601
Become an IP optometrist? Gudray, Maninder Oct 1, 2019 525
In the family. Oct 1, 2019 2065
Minimally invasive glaucoma surgery--part 2. Malde, Shruti; Ratnarajan, Gokulan; Barata, Andre Oct 1, 2019 3256
End notes and next month. Oct 1, 2019 541
MY VOLK LENS: Newly-qualified optometrist, Nikki Sharma, on a procedure that benefits from practice. Sharma, Nikki Oct 1, 2019 582
He shouldn't have gone to Specsavers; Bungling optometrist sacked twice. Stephen Hayward EXCLUSIVE Sep 29, 2019 190
He shouldn't have gone to Specsavers; Bungling optometrist sacked twice. Stephen Hayward EXCLUSIVE Sep 29, 2019 181
He shouldn't have gone to Specsavers; Bungling optometrist sacked twice. Stephen Hayward EXCLUSIVE Sep 29, 2019 188
Eye test saved toddler's life after optometrist spotted signs of rare brain tumour; The doctor told the toddler's mum that she most likely would have died if it had been left another week or two. Victoria Jones Sep 27, 2019 614
Eye test saved toddler's life after optometrist spotted signs of rare brain tumour; The doctor told the toddler's mum that she most likely would have died if it had been left another week or two. Victoria Jones Sep 27, 2019 614
Eye test saved toddler's life after optometrist spotted signs of rare brain tumour; The doctor told the toddler's mum that she most likely would have died if it had been left another week or two. Victoria Jones Sep 27, 2019 614
Eye test saved toddler's life after optometrist spotted signs of rare brain tumour; The doctor told the toddler's mum that she most likely would have died if it had been left another week or two. Victoria Jones Sep 27, 2019 614
Eye test saved toddler's life after optometrist spotted signs of rare brain tumour; The doctor told the toddler's mum that she most likely would have died if it had been left another week or two. Victoria Jones Sep 27, 2019 614
Eye test saved toddler's life after optometrist spotted signs of rare brain tumour; The doctor told the toddler's mum that she most likely would have died if it had been left another week or two. Victoria Jones Sep 27, 2019 614
Family praise optometrist who caught Scots toddler's rare brain tumour. Sep 27, 2019 558
A close eye on your vision; ADVERTISING FEATURE In light of National Eye Health Week, we asked a local Specsavers optometrist to answer those all-important eye-health questions. Sep 25, 2019 549
A close eye on your vision; ADVERTISING FEATURE In light of National Eye Health Week, we asked a local Specsavers optometrist to answer those all-important eye-health questions. Sep 25, 2019 451
EyeCare Partners Completes Acquisition of Nationwide Vision. Sep 16, 2019 254
EyeCare Partners Completes Acquisition of Nationwide Vision. Sep 16, 2019 263
Optometry Conference Reveals Secrets of Practicing Without Vision Plans. Conference news Sep 10, 2019 302
Gemma has her eye on Linwood optician. Sep 2, 2019 291
PUBLIC PERCEPTIONS RESEARCH REVEALS PATIENT BUGBEARS. Sep 1, 2019 438
DERBY PRACTICES ADOPT HEALTHY LIVING SCHEME. Sep 1, 2019 109
Optometry needs to be better understood and valued as part of the NHS team and for its contribution to public health. Alderman, Henrietta Sep 1, 2019 516
Local NHS teams, orthoptists, optometrists and ophthalmologists need to collaborate and learn together. Dowdney, Julie Sep 1, 2019 529
A 'safe space' for practitioners to reflect candidly is vital in order to learn and develop. Dye, Marcus Sep 1, 2019 564
The benefits of diversification: OT speaks to two independent practices that have looked beyond optics to diversify their healthcare offering for the benefit of the business and patients. Sep 1, 2019 914
"I get out of bed and love going to work": Optometrist-come-ophthalmology registrar, Imran Jawaid, speaks to OT about retraining, gadgets and making a positive impact on patients' lives. Sep 1, 2019 657
"The future ... lies in working collaboratively": Optometrist and Lancashire & Morecambe Bay LOC member, Timothy Bagot, shares insight into the delivery of a MECS service in his local area that was launched three years ago. Bagot, Timothy Sep 1, 2019 603
Soaking up the experience: Newly-qualified optometrists Nikki Sharma and Olympia Haralambous share insight into their pre-reg periods, including the OSCEs, as they prepare for qualification. Interview Sep 1, 2019 1111
Eye care across borders: AOP Councillors Nadeen Joseph, Brian McKeown and Kevin Wallace discuss eye care in Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland. Joseph, Nadeen; McKeown, Brian; Wallace, Kevin Sep 1, 2019 994
Professor Simon Barnard: OPTOMETRIST. Interview Sep 1, 2019 328
Optometrist and AOP Councillor Ed Bickerstaffe on a flash mob proposal, an unexpected plant bounty and boosting confidence through theatre. Bickerstaffe, Ed Sep 1, 2019 312
Eyeschoice Optometry brings a redefined eye health care experience to Santa Ana. Aug 29, 2019 434
Awards to honour optometrists. Aug 14, 2019 246
Optometry Conference to Focus on the Transition of Your Business. National Practice Transitions Conference Provides Support for Crucial Decisions.. Conference news Aug 1, 2019 307
It provides confidence and convenience: Director at Davies and Jones Optometrists, Andrew Hobby, and practice director at Malmo Hearing Ltd, Mai Johnston, on introducing audiology. Aug 1, 2019 561
AOP COUNCIL CONSIDERS OVERHAUL OF EDUCATION: The GOC's Dr Subo Shanmuganathan received feedback from councillors on the optical regulator's plans for a transformation of education and training. Aug 1, 2019 667
Retinal fluid and cysts. Epshtein, Daniel Aug 1, 2019 685
Dr Sandeep Dhallu: OPTOMETRIST. Interview Aug 1, 2019 324
INSIDE ... REYNOLDS & SLATER OPTICIANS: Optometrist director Sophie Slater on a well-crafted CV, and being able to share your weaknesses. Slater, Sophie Interview Aug 1, 2019 506
CEU tops 2019 Optometrist Licensure Examination. Jul 25, 2019 142
Ispottedlittlegirl'stumour during a routine eye test; vision expert saved tot's life A quick-thinking optometrist noticed an irregularity as he examined a two-year-old patient's eyes and, thanks to his professionalism, medics stepped in. Jul 16, 2019 446
Get your eye on the optometry award prize. Jul 12, 2019 145
Learn Marketing Strategies for Your Optometry Practice. Jul 5, 2019 328
AI, when and how: Of speaks to Claire Slade and Peter Hampson about how AI could emerge in optics in the coming years. Jul 1, 2019 1085
Getting insurance right. Jul 1, 2019 689
"I returned feeling confident and Motivated": Pre-reg optometrist at Boots Opticians, Ali Yasen, shares insight into a two-week hospital placement. Yasen, Ali Jul 1, 2019 722
Seeing double: managing patients with diplopia: This article discusses the options for managing patients presenting with diplopia in routing practice. Bonci, Fabrizio Jul 1, 2019 2586
Homeless shouldn't mean sightless: This article discusses the barriers faced by homeless people in accessing eye care, the prevalence of uncorrected refractive error, and the difference an eye examination can make to this vulnerable population. Alderson, Alison Jul 1, 2019 3299
INSIDE ... PIRRIE OPTOMETRISTS: Director Pirrie Optometrists, David Guttridge-Smith, on a structured interview process and asking for clarity to understand a question. Guttridge-Smith, David Interview Jul 1, 2019 532
MY NIDEK OCT: Optometrist and store director of Specsavers Morningside, Michael O'Kane, shares insight into the business and patient benefits that having an OCT has brought. O'Kane, Michael Jul 1, 2019 535
Mind-Eye Institute Designs Tests for People Struggling with Learning Deficiencies. Jun 27, 2019 512
TIC secures second medical event win. Jun 18, 2019 249
STUDY FINDS OCT IMPROVES DIAGNOSTIC ACCURACY OF OPTOMETRISTS. Report Jun 1, 2019 342
AOP announces new Council members. Jun 1, 2019 101
Moorfields Eye Hospital's urgent care clinics maximize optometrists' clinical skill base. Anguige, Nathanael Jun 1, 2019 377
Getting comfortable with contacts: OT speaks to three optometrists about how they became comfortable fitting and offering contact lenses to patients when they were newly-qualified. Jun 1, 2019 1022
"It allowed me to think on my feet": Pre-reg optometrist, Olympia Haralambous, discusses her hospital experiences in and outside A of clinics as she prepares for the Stage 2 assessment A. Haralambous, Olympia Jun 1, 2019 794
Making contacts child's play: OT poses a monthly scenario from a practitioner This month, we look at fitting contact lenses as a newly-qualified optometrist. Grewal, Indie Jun 1, 2019 629
Improve contact lens conversion? Optometrist and head of professional affairs at Alcon, Jonathon Bench, shares insight into what practices can do to support patients trialling contact lenses. Bench, Jonathon Jun 1, 2019 511
"I let patients test drive contact lenses": Optometrist and founder of Ellis C. Killpartrick Opticians, Mike Killpartrick, and director of marketing and national accounts at CooperVision, Mark Draper, discuss the contact lens company's Stories from the Chair competition. Jun 1, 2019 595
A perfect fit? An optometrist's youngest patients are often their most compliant contact lens wearers and, as OT learns, they can reap long-term eye health benefits. Jun 1, 2019 714
Dr Akash Singh Chima: OPTOMETRIST. Interview Jun 1, 2019 340
THE EYE EMERGENCY RESOURCE PACK: Chairman of BBR Optometry, Nick Rumney, discusses how the eye emergency pack produced by Stanley Keys helps his whole practice team with enhanced schemes. Rumney, Nick Jun 1, 2019 532
MY SECRET LIFE AS ...: Practice Building director and former optometrist, Andy Clark, tells OT why playing the guitar is like climbing a never-ending ladder. Clark, Andy Jun 1, 2019 340
Gordon is back where it all began. May 31, 2019 420
Governor signs bill allowing eye care in retail stores. May 21, 2019 350
optometrist: Optometrists, also known as eye doctors, help people who are having trouble seeing get glasses or contacts to correct their vision. Coats, Teena; Peterson, Bryanne May 1, 2019 406
WHEELCHAIR TEST ROOM ACCESSIBILITY INVESTMENT. May 1, 2019 113
Optometrists are well placed to nudge patients with a message reiterating the value of eye health. Alderman, Henrietta May 1, 2019 572
Every optometrist can benefit from confidential and professional support during times of worry or stress. May 1, 2019 454
Tragic beyond words. Rumney, Nicholas Letter to the editor May 1, 2019 545
A capable core: OT speaks to Ten Health L Fitness physiotherapist and pilates instructor, Kendall Scales, about how good posture can help ward off unwanted injury. Scales, Kendall May 1, 2019 1066
"Optometry is a brilliant career": Optometrist and AOP interim clinical adviser, Aishah Fazlanie, shares insight into her career journey. Fazlanie, Aishah May 1, 2019 644
"Ask for help if you need it": Pre-reg optometrist, AN Yasen, on his tips to keep stress levels under check. Yasen, Ali May 1, 2019 729
"Stand out from other practices": Optometrist David Cartwright on introducing the Healthy Living Optical Practices scheme in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. Cartwright, David May 1, 2019 701
Deal with stress in the workplace: Optometrist and life and business coach, Pinky Ghadiali, on thinking first before saying 'yes' to the next request. Ghadiali, Pinky May 1, 2019 528
IN THE BALANCE. May 1, 2019 823
NOTICE OF THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING. May 1, 2019 661
Visual factors and reading difficulty. Chambers, Caroline May 1, 2019 3397
Lasers: indications, contraindications, and complications. Shah, Prashant; Shah, Yashita May 1, 2019 599
End notes and next month. Beasley, Ian May 1, 2019 639
THE OPTOS MONACO: Optometrist and owner of Pilbeam Opticians, Jonathan Pilbeam, discusses the benefits that the device brings. Pilbeam, Jonathan May 1, 2019 533
Bill would allow eye care in retail stores. Apr 22, 2019 398
Dale Myers. Apr 16, 2019 434
Holsted presented Distinguished Service Award. Apr 16, 2019 201
MANCHESTER PRACTICE CELEBRATES FIRST YEAR. Apr 1, 2019 129
AOP RESPONDS TO EDUCATION STRATEGIC REVIEW CONSULTATION. Apr 1, 2019 292
Son pays tribute to Frank Jackson. Obituary Apr 1, 2019 147
Act relevance: OT speaks to practitioners about the purpose of the Opticians Act, its flaws and freedoms. Apr 1, 2019 1012
"I look forward to supporting members". Apr 1, 2019 627
"It feels like only yesterday that I started my pre-reg": Pre-reg optometrist, Olympia Haraiambous, shares her experiences of her two-week High Street placement. Haraiambous, Olympia Apr 1, 2019 640
Avoid being sued? The AOP's clinical director, Dr Peter Hampson, offers his six tips based on common mistakes that are committed in practice. Hampson, Peter Apr 1, 2019 488
IN SAFE HANDS: In an evolving profession, OT hears how the aim of the AOP legal and regulatory team remains constant--to protect and represent members. Apr 1, 2019 2960
Preparation and adaptation: making your practice ASD-friendly: This article outlines the steps that practitioners can take to make the consultation and environment suitable for patients with an autistic spectrum disorder (ASD). Gow, Louise Apr 1, 2019 3657
Scleral contact lenses: back to the future: This article explores the resurgence of scleral contact lenses, the indications for their use, and the approach to the fitting process. Bradford, Pauline Apr 1, 2019 2305
End notes and next month. Apr 1, 2019 634
Diagnostic accuracy of non-mydriatic fundus camera for screening of diabetic retinopathy: A hospital based observational study in Pakistan. Report Mar 31, 2019 3216
MY RETINOSCOPE: Optometrist Dr Peter Frampton writes in praise of the "humble" retinoscope. Frampton, Peter Interview Mar 1, 2019 506
Welcome: Our OCT guide for the whole practice team. Beasley, Ian Brief article Mar 1, 2019 301
'Selling' the OCT concept to patients. Patel, Neelam Mar 1, 2019 372
The OA's take: Developing your clinical skillset. Harrison, Zoe Column Mar 1, 2019 304
Capturing the image: Taking the right steps at the right time. Patel, Neelam Mar 1, 2019 817
The shape of things to come: OCT is evolving. OT explores the trends. Powell, Selina Brief article Mar 1, 2019 313
Optometrists asked to share their experiences. Brief article Mar 1, 2019 220
Presbyopia: 3 key steps to selecting your patients. Morgan, Sarah Mar 1, 2019 355
Up-to-date equipment has played a role in attracting practitioners to their current positions. Alderman, Henrietta Mar 1, 2019 514
The optical profession's messages about safe lens practice need to cut through with wearers. Morgan, Phil Mar 1, 2019 551
Jury in-balance. Baird, Sam Letter to the editor Mar 1, 2019 122
A life cut short. Shah, Prasit Letter to the editor Mar 1, 2019 215
Optometrists pay tribute to Dr Philip Cole, 100. Letter to the editor Mar 1, 2019 233
"I love interpreting OCT and Optomap": Optometrist, Mariam Bhojani, on how learning to use and interpret OCT has given her increased confidence in the testing room. Bhojani, Mariam Interview Mar 1, 2019 598
"I am starting to find my feet": Pre-reg optometrist, Ali Yasen, shares his insight into his pre-reg period to date--and advises peers to pick their practice carefully. Yasen, Ali Interview Mar 1, 2019 715
OCT responsibility. Mar 1, 2019 573
"It's like looking at the moon". Interview Mar 1, 2019 747
THE DREAM MACHINE: From tips for novices to the pitfalls of over-reliance on normative data, Dr Rebekka Heitmar talks with OT about harnessing the potential of OCT. Heitmar, Rebekka Interview Mar 1, 2019 1117
The new normal. Mar 1, 2019 1170
End notes and next month. Beasley, Ian Interview Mar 1, 2019 607
INSIDE ... CORSHAM OPTICIANS: Optometrist and practice owner of Corsham Opticians, Cilia Hubbard, on what she looks for in interviewees. Hubbard, Cilia Interview Mar 1, 2019 486
Optometry Conference Reveals Secrets of Practicing Without Vision Plans National Exiting Vision Plans Conference Provides Support for Reduced Reliance. Conference news Feb 17, 2019 327
41,600 ON EYE WAITING LIST; Experts brand vital care delays as 'unacceptable'; [euro]30m saved if optometrists go to communities. Feb 11, 2019 366
Optometry Conference to Focus on "Getting Out" of the Business National Practice Transitions Conference Provides Support for Crucial Decisions. Conference news Feb 9, 2019 316
Welcome. Editorial Feb 1, 2019 215
AOP adds in-house practice training. Brief article Feb 1, 2019 197
Perspectives: Voices from optics and beyond. Interview Feb 1, 2019 1742
A different way of working. Rushen, Chris Letter to the editor Feb 1, 2019 234
Referral ready. Newsom, Wendy Interview Feb 1, 2019 778
What does 'soon' mean? Hampson, Peter Interview Feb 1, 2019 481
I Knew it would be completely different to what I was used to". Crosby, Daniel Column Feb 1, 2019 711
"I feel a lot more involved". Haralambous, Olympia Interview Feb 1, 2019 793
Securing a hospital pre-reg placement. Feb 1, 2019 621
"We are very Fortunate to have the opportunity to deliver as much as we can for patients". Jackson, Jonathan Column Feb 1, 2019 666
Manage time pressures: Optometrist and deputy head of optometry at Moorfields Eye Hospital, Dr Vijay Anand, provides advice on dealing with time pressures in the hospital setting. Anand, Vijay Feb 1, 2019 766
"Ophthalmologists are colleagues". Reid, Anthea; Sivanesan, Aarani Interview Feb 1, 2019 713
"The right patient is being seen by the right clinician at the right time": Meet the hospital optometrists with a professional passion for clinical challenges and patient care. Feb 1, 2019 2076
Your career in hospital hospital optometry: What the job involves for our experts in the know. Feb 1, 2019 946
Marcello Leucci: OPTOMETRIST. Interview Feb 1, 2019 293
INSIDE ... NHS JOBS. Bowman, Rachel Feb 1, 2019 528
MY SECRET LIFE. Macnaughton, Jane Column Feb 1, 2019 436
Law online: four ways to stay safe on social media. Jan 1, 2019 438
Education programme for 2019 launched. Brief article Jan 1, 2019 260
The need for members to carry on learning creates valuable development opportunities. Alderman, Henrietta Jan 1, 2019 555
"No question was regarded as silly". Sharma, Nikki Interview Jan 1, 2019 727
Breaking bad news. Cole, Andrew Jan 1, 2019 2649
End notes and next month. Beasley, Ian Interview Jan 1, 2019 619
MY FLIPPER: Optometrist at BBR Optometry, Nick Black, shares how his flipper adds efficiency and satisfaction for his contact lens and low vision patients. Black, Nick Interview Jan 1, 2019 514
MY SECRET LIFE. Armitage, David Interview Jan 1, 2019 504
DR OPTOMETRY AWARDED. Dec 1, 2018 159
Changes to the General Optical Council's registers. Dec 1, 2018 271
WORLD OF WORK: From flexible working to pay scale disparities, the AOP's latest workforce survey provides a rich source of insight--and reveals potential gaps in the sector's approach to employment, writes Kathy Jones. Jones, Kathy Dec 1, 2018 528
"We can change a patient's life": Specialist optometrist, Amy Unwin, on how a pair of frames set her on a path to optometry and beyond. Unwin, Amy Dec 1, 2018 707
"I have finally found a routine": Pre-reg optometrist, Olympia Haralambous, on the benefits of a hospital pre-reg as she prepares for Visit 2. Haralambous, Olympia Dec 1, 2018 745

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