Article Search Results Your search for COVID19 returned 71 results AMD exacerbates Covid complications March 1, 2021 Staff reporters A study of 6,398 Covid-19-infected patients has shown that those with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) declined more rapidly, died at three times... Myopia progression increasing in lockdown February 16, 2021 Staff reporters A new Chinese study has revealed a substantial myopic shift in primary school-aged children during Covid-19 home confinement. The prospective, cross-sectional... First Covid-19 home-testing kit approved December 15, 2020 Staff reporters The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an emergency use authorisation for the first Covid-19 diagnostic kit for self-testing at home. “Lucira Health’s Covid’s impact on acute eye services and small-gauge vitrectomy concerns December 2, 2020 Dr Nadeem Ahmad The impact of Covid policies on acute ophthalmology services - Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Louisa Wickham et al Eye (Lond), 2020 Jul... Retina vein width key to Covid-19 management? October 29, 2020 Staff reporters Researchers have found what may be a direct link between the diameter of retinal veins and the severity of Covid-19, suggesting measuring retinal veins could form... ODOB: Return to Alert Level 1 October 7, 2020 Staff reporters The following is a special Covid-19 update from the Optometrists and Dispensing Opticians Board (ODOB) FROM THE ODOB BOARD (6 Oct 2020) As you will be... ODOB: Covid-19 levels update 21/09/2020 September 22, 2020 ODOB The following is a special Covid-19 update from the Optometrists and Dispensing Opticians Board (ODOB) FROM THE ODOB BOARD (21 Sept 2020) As you will be... Ocular manifestations in Covid-19 children examined September 15, 2020 Staff reporters More than 20% of children examined in Wuhan with confirmed Covid-19 showed various ocular manifestations, a new study shows. In the cross-sectional study, researchers investigated main ODOB: Covid-19 levels update August 27, 2020 Staff reporters The following is a special Covid-19 update from the Optometrists and Dispensing Opticians Board (ODOB) FROM THE ODOB BOARD Following on from the Board’s... Collecting Covid-19 frontline lessons August 26, 2020 Staff reporters Voice memos from health workers around the world are being collected via a private WhatsApp chat group to capture their experiences of the Covid-19 pandemic... Polaroid face shields August 19, 2020 Staff reporters Safilo eyewear brand Polaroid has launched a #StaySafe collection of face shields for certified professional and private use. Free Covid-19 information for Kiwis August 17, 2020 Staff reporters A sponsored data partnership between the Ministry of Health (MoH) and mobile network operators Spark, Vodafone and 2degrees ensures Kiwis won’t incur mobile... Classifieds Optometrist - Part-time We are looking for someone FABULOUS! Optometrist Wanted Optometrist needed - Waikanae, Kapiti Coast Dispensing Optician Required DO/Optical Assistant Wanted JOB VACANCY: PRACTICE MANAGER Ready to make a move?