• CCLR changes name to better reflect scope of research

    9 days ago - By Healio

    CHICAGO - The Centre for Contact Lens Research at the University of Waterloo's School of Optometry & Vision Science announced here at the American Academy of Optometry meeting that its name will change to Centre for Ocular Research and Education in January 2018.
    Center director Lyndon Jones, PhD, FCOptom, FAAO, FBCLA, announced the name change and rationale behind it at an academy-sponsored press conference. He also spoke about it to Primary Care Optometry News.
    The Centre for Contact Lens Research focused on contact lens clinical trials when it was established 30 years
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  • Dual-Focus Contact Lens Slows Myopia Progression in Kids

    9 days ago - By Medscape

    For slowing the progression of myopia in children, a dual-focus contact lens proved significantly better than a single-vision lens, and efficacy was maintained out to 3 years, researchers reported.
    Medscape Medical News
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