Contact lenses

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In response to requests from our Members, the College has designed a sample contact lens specification form which Members may like to use for their patients.

Our Editor in Chief, Professor Leon Davies FCOptom, looks back at what's been another challenging year.

This article describes the origins and implementation of a gradual build-up to a maximum wear time for soft contact lenses, along with new evidence demonstrating the potential for change.

A new series of global consensus reports provides guidance on evidence-based practice for all aspects of prescribing and fitting contact lenses. Sophie Goodchild looks at how this could change the patient journey.

How the pandemic has created new trends in contact lens wear and compliance.

This Halloween we're urging the public to think about their eye health.

College research shows that almost 60% of those dressing up will consider wearing novelty contact lenses.

Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology has been accredited as a provider of the Professional Higher Certificate in Medical Retina by the College.

Contact lens technologies that can treat disease, and a possible link between caffeine intake and IOP.

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