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System for Ophthalmic Dispensing

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Edition:
3rd
ISBN13:

9780750674805

ISBN10:
0750674806
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
10/1/2006
Publisher(s):
BUTTERWORTH-HEINEMANN

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Summary

The ultimate ophthalmic dispensing reference, this book provides a step-by-step system for properly fitting and adjusting eyewear. It covers every aspect of dispensing -- from basic terminology to frame selection to eyewear fitting, adjusting, and repairing. Perfect for both students who are just learning about dispensing and practitioners who want to keep their skills up to date, this resource offers in-depth discussions of all types of lenses, including multifocal, progressive, absorptive, safety, recreational, aspheric, and high index. Plus, it goes beyond the basics to explore the "how" and "why" behind lens selection, to help you better understand and meet your patients' vision needs.

Table of Contents

Frame Types and Parts
Frame Measurements and Marking
Measuring the Interpupillary Distance
Frame Selection
MRP Placement, Multi-Focal Height and Lens Blank Size Determination
Ordering and Verification
Lens Insertion
Standard Alignment
Adjusting the Frame
Frame Repairs and Modifications
Review of Elementary Mathematical Principles
Characteristics of Ophthalmic Lenses
Lens Curvature and Thickness
Optical Considerations with Increasing Lens Power
Optical Prism: Power and Base Direction
Optical Prism: Decentration and Thickness
Fresnel Prisms and Lenses
Lens Design
Segmented Multifocal Lenses
Progressive Addition Lenses
Anisometropia
Absorptive Lenses
Lens Materials, Safety and Sports Eyewear
Fabrication of Eyewear
ANSI Z80-1995 Prescription Ophthalmic Lenses--Recommendations
ANSI Z87.1-1989 Eye and Face Protector Selection Chart
Special Purpose Frames
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