Adding a human perspective to AI

Socio-environmental factors impact the performance of artificial intelligence (AI) screening models used to detect eye disease and should be considered...

Optoms launch sustainable eyewear

Melbourne-based optometrists, Lauren Chang and John Chen, have founded a new sustainable eyewear brand, called Mari & Clay, offering timeless eyewear...

Progress on pay equity for DHB staff

The Public Service Association (PSA) and District Health Boards (DHBs) have announced an initial agreement for pay equity for clerical and administration...

Remembering Tony Morris

Well-known ophthalmologist and New Zealand refractive surgery pioneer Dr Tony Morris was remembered by family, friends and colleagues at a memorial service...

Eye health win from 5G starter fund

Eye health won big in this year’s edition of the Spark 5G Starter Fund challenge, with oDocs Eye Care and Objective Acuity securing a share of $625,000...

Supporting Pacific eye care

Specsavers and the Fred Hollows Foundation New Zealand have partnered with renowned Samoan-New Zealand artist Fatu Feu’u to raise funds from the sale of...

APTOS 2020: AI and teleophthalmology

Featuring top-notch speakers from Korea and around the world, the Asia Pacific Tele-Ophthalmology Society (APTOS) 2020 online, one-day conference on 12...

Glaucoma ocular implant clears phase I hurdle

Australian biopharmaceutical company PolyActiva announced it has successfully completed its Phase I clinical study on its lead glaucoma treatment candidate,...

Contoured prism lenses for chronic headaches?

Eyebrain Medical reported that 93% of patients responded positively to their novel Neurolenses, offering relief from digital eye strain.   The California-based...

Quick pupil test for concussion?

US researchers suggest measurable pupillary light reflex (PLR) metrics are enhanced in adolescent sport-related concussion and may serve as a fast, portable,...

Kiwis largely unaware of UV impact on eyes

Two out of three Kiwis aren’t aware the sun can permanently damage their eyes, new research has revealed.   The YouGov report, commissioned by Specsavers,...

Contact lens-inserting robot unveiled

An innovative Florida man has developed a novel robotic insertion and removal device for scleral lens wearers with dexterity issues.  The robot is the...

1580 articles found

Bottom Banner Advert