Lost your specs?

Well, you are not alone. Eyewear is on the top 10 Uber lost list in New Zealand and across the world, along with other items regularly left behind such...

Combatting myopia together

A group of 33 retailers, insurers, equipment manufacturers, eye doctors, researchers and a consumer advocate met in Denver, Colorado, to encourage a unified...

Next generation biometry launched

Zeiss has launched the much-anticipated update to its IOLMaster 700 with swept-source biometry - total keratometry (TK) - described as a unique way to...

Blood test better than eye biopsy

A simple blood test to diagnose and track the progression of uveal melanoma is showing promising results in studies by researchers from Western Australia’s...

CMDHB: more help needed

Four Counties Manukau District Health Board (CMDHB) ‘mega-clinics’ saw more than 550 patients, but there is still more to be done, said Dr Simon Dean,...

Cornea biomechanics work nails award

Dr Emilio de Almeida Torres Netto from Brazil has won the first International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO)-Allergan Advanced Research Fellowship to further...

Kiwi practices embrace online booking

Since launching in New Zealand in January this year, an estimated 25% of New Zealand’s independent optometry market has signed up to MyHealth1st’s online...

RANZCO NZ 2018: From the chair

The role of planning and running an annual meeting is unenviable. The venue has to work for delegates and industry alike, the scientific content has to...

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