Blue Cut lens was designed to protect against the negative effects of the “blue light”. The harmful blue light emitted from the computer and mobile screens.
All digital devices which we used such as laptops, smartphones, tablets etc emit blue lights. Prolonged exposure of human eyes to blue light is increasingly believed to be causing retinal damage such as macular degeneration.
Blue Cut Lenses have a special coating which reflects blue light and prevents it from passing through. Notice the blue tint on the lenses? That’s the blue light being reflected.
IOL An Intra-ocular lens (IOL) is an artificial aid surgically implanted in the living eye to restore sharpness of vision, frequently after removal of a cataract. History of IOL Casaamata – (1795)- attempted Intraocular implant Harold Ridley (1949) — first successful human intraocular lens implant During World War II, noticed intraocular foreign bodies of acrylic […]
Nowadays everyone has a smartphone. You can leverage all that computing power in your palm with a few powerful apps! Here are a few 5 top android apps for eye health professionals to make your life a little easier. Click on the heading to download these apps. 1. Eye Handbook The Eye Handbook is a smartphone […]
Introduction: Optometry is a healthcare profession that is autonomous, educated, and regulated (licensed/ registered), and optometrists are the primary healthcare practitioners of the eye and visual system who provide comprehensive eye and vision care, which includes refraction and dispensing, detection/ diagnosis and management of disease in the eye, and the rehabilitation of conditions of the […]