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Eye care continues during lockdown

Victoria’s allied health professionals can remain open and ophthalmologists can continue with elective surgery during the re-instated lockdown across metropolitan...

The post-Covid high street

New Zealand has fared well globally in the fight against Covid-19, but it has not been without cost. It is only now the smoke is clearing enough to see...

A breathalyser for Covid-19?

Ohio State University researchers are testing a new breathalyser that could act as a cheap, quick and more patient-friendly test for Covid-19 compared...

A boost for CL education

The International Association of Contact Lens Educators (IACLE) is launching a new education initiative, Teach. Learn. Connect to help reduce the impact...

Dodging slit-lamp respiratory spray

A US cough simulation test clearly demonstrates that a standard slit lamp shield only offers limited protection from respiratory droplets, highlighting the...

Covid-19’s effect on the retina

A Brazilian study into Covid-19’s effect on the retina using optical coherence tomography (OCT) revealed all patients had hyper-reflective lesions.

APTOS seminar: Telemedicine and Covid-19

The Asia Pacific TeleOphthalmology Society (APTOS) is launching a monthly webinar series on how telemedicine transforms clinical practice.   The first...

Covid-19: Considering our more vulnerable patients

Optometry has been one of the hardest hit industries in the Covid-19 era. Not being an essential service, yet at the same time being a health provider,...

Shamir’s DIY online store

Shamir has launched an e-commerce initiative, Shamir Eye-Frame, giving practice owners the opportunity to create their own online stores, complete with...

Teleophthalmology tech goes global

As Covid-19 takes centre stage in global healthcare, specialist health departments around the world are already experiencing major patient backlogs. In...

Virtual hospital rounds?

Australian-listed medtech firm Oneview Healthcare has launched a virtual hospital rounds and visits solution to minimise risks for patients and clinicians...

Eye researcher drives Covid-19 vaccine

Massachusetts Eye and Ear (MEE) and Massachusetts General Hospital are working on an experimental vaccine called AAVCovid, a novel gene-based vaccine candidate for SARS-CoV2,...

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