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The Newsmagazine of the World Council of Optometry<br /> As you “flip” through the pages of World<br /> Focus online, you will be able to utilize<br /> interactive links and enhancements not<br /> found in print.<br /> We've put together a few tips to help you<br /> navigate this online newsmagazine.<br /> We recommend viewing this publication<br /> in “Full Screen Mode”<br /> 1) TOP CENTER NAVIGATION<br /> All of the navigation icons are in a<br /> collapsable collection, top center of the<br /> spread. Collapsed, the icon looks like this:<br /> This icon appears here when the<br /> top navigation is open. To close top<br /> navigation, click on the inverted arrows<br /> and it will then look like this: To open<br /> again, click on this icon and the nav bar<br /> will again expand.<br /> 2) NAVIGATE To flip the pages of this issue,<br /> click on the right or left arrows on the<br /> side of each page. There i<a title="World Focus 2015 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=1">The Newsmagazine of the World Council of Optometry</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=2"> </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=3">WORLD FOCUS The newsmagazine of the World Council</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=4">The Newsmagazine of the World Council of Optometr</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=5">· Lack of public awareness and recog- nition of</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=6">committees: Education, Public Health and Legislat</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=7">hard on behalf of WCO and its members. WCO accom</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=8">Uduak Udom, OD, FNCO, FAAO, Uyo, Nigeria I'm </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=9">(Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity) by </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=10">Sandra S. Block, OD, MED, FAAO, FCOVD, Illinois Co</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=11">provide comprehensive examinations. Car</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=12">Services provided included additional pr</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=13">R. Kammer, OD, PhD, Anaheim, California In</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=14">Figure 1 space. One particular school </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=15">primary study author visited twice a year and c</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=16">would then proceed to a station to receive a mo</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=17">To record improvements in students' vision, clini</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=18">by Marc B. Taub, OD, MS Edited by Paul A. Harris,</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=19">Alisha McAfee, OD, Panajachel, Guatemala T</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=20"> A test week with the local employees of Missio</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=21">for the most common chronic disease. I've fo</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=22">Vanessa Raquel Moodley, BOptom, MOptom, Senior Le</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=23">identified by all stakeholders which include gover</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=24">focused development will make them more effective</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=25">Selina Madeleine, BA, Brien Holden Vision Institut</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=26">Health, Mzuzu University, and Malawi </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=27">Malawi graduates, 2014. encourage anyone who ha</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=28">refraction and low vision care to the local and s</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=29"> by Marc Taub, OD, MS Edited by Paul A. Harr</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=30">Scott Mundle, OD, CAO Delegate to WCO Governing Bo</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=31"> These Themes helped to guide our </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=32">Understanding How Optometry and Optics are Develop</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=33">global and regional reports have been used by eve</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=34">· 95 % of the countries state that their pro</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=35">The Newsmagazine of the World Council of Optometry</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=36">Patricia M. Kiely, BSc(Optom), PhD, Sydney, Austra</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=37">comprehensive eye and vision care, wh</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=38">Robert Chappell, OBE, MPhil, DSc, FCOptom, London,</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=39">Posters in English and Spanish selected for the Co</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=40">2013 which included contact lens wearers 3: Sa</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=41">visits, allergic conjunctivitis), and 4 (0.8%/ </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=42">5: Evaluation of the Low Astigmatism </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=43">1 study involving 40 NCLW were analyzed 7: Sub</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=44">comfort prior to removal (8.7 vs. 7.7,</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=45">beginning. We must continue to work on 15 to 1</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=46">10: Adaptación de lentes de contacto en Dis</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=47">mm, ya que en diámetros pequeños corneal Resul</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=48">Methods: Presbyopic participants who were </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=49">spectacles, via the public sector eye clinics </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=50">of people who were screened, and iii. the 15: </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=51">Specificity of the test to detect myopia at eva</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=52">to prepare for a permanent presence there. Bli</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=53">Conclusion: Prospection teaches us that Re</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=54">model of eye health strategy. However, Re</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=55">conformado de 1022 estudiantes inscritos 22: P</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=56">Keywords: Anisometropia, Astigmatism, 24: </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=57">Conclusiones: El mundo de los preado- Twe</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=58">26: Estudio piloto sobre la función de s</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=59">son herramientas que permiten cuantificar sin </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=60">Introduction: Chronic Kidney Disease </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=61">Results: The mean preoperative spherical En l</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 62" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=62">que se logra de esta manera, no representa of </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 63" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=63">vision. The coexisting BV weakness meant schoo</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 64" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=64">La diabetes es una enfermedad crónica </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 65" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=65">[(1989) Journal of Physiology-London </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 66" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=66">de acuerdo con el sistema de clasificación repe</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 67" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=67">presentó enfermedad preexistente, el 70% atiza</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 68" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=68">Resultados: Actualmente el proceso de investi</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 69" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=69">41: Lessons learned from the creation </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 70" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=70">actividades que beneficiaran a la población su </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 71" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=71">Metodología: En estos proyectos se busca profu</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 72" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=72">el programa de optometría, con especial a</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 73" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=73">La organización de dichas jornadas </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 74" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=74">ción e individualización. Se realizó una refl</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 75" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=75">Methodology: To be considered for </a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 76" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=76">Board of Examiners in Optometry. 51</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 77" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=77">program and university community. The acceler</a> <a title="World Focus 2015 page 78" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/8178fc2b?page=78"> Event Calendar For upcoming events, see the WCO w</a>