Government reviews mandatory reporting

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Optometry Australia has made a submission regarding proposed amendments to mandatory reporting under the National Law.

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Blood test and immune therapy for AMD

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An AMD blood test and treatment to boost the immune system could be on the way.

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Optometrist wins place in top 10 best illusions contest

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Optometry and psychology meet to reveal the hidden working of the brain with illusion that tricks the mind.

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First dry AMD treatment on horizon

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An international trial including Australian patients shows a new drug slows progression of dry AMD.

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Part 1: Magnificent seven committed to WA public health

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Seven optometrists have collectively given more than 140 years of service to three Perth hospitals.

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‘Push and pull’ of practice ownership through young eyes

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Early career optometrists say lack of business experience and cost of purchase are barriers to independent practice ownership.

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Medicare changes cause drop in practice revenue

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A survey on the impact of Medicare changes on optometry practices shows a fall in revenue and increased dependence on dispensing.

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Dispensing with tradition

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Optometrist Andrew Young has received a government subsidy to train an optical dispenser.

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More local areas target at-risk residents

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Vision Initiative, a program which targets areas identified as having high proportions of residents who have never had their eyes tested, is expanding.

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Indigenous Australians missing out on prescription spectacles

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The Western NSW Eye Health Partnership has developed case studies showing the problems that low income Aboriginal people are experiencing with accessing prescription spectacles.

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Organisers anticipate strong international attendance at behavioural optometry congress

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Sydney will host the International Congress of Behavioural Optometry in 2018, an event that takes place every four years.

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Smart glasses for the vision impaired launch in Australia

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The Royal Society for the Blind is launching the third generation of eSight electronic ‘smart’ glasses in Australia.

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Dorothy’s legacy to the contact lens world

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Over her 48 years in the industry, Dorothy Carlborg has met, networked with and helped thousands of optometrists throughout Australia.

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Myopia course popular

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An online myopia course is changing practice and helping optometrists better manage the condition.

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Daisy’s research to premiere on world stage

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Promising research on preventing secondary cataract has won Daisy Shu a trip to the US academy meeting.

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