Sydney, Australia, 10 March 2017: We live in a world filled with quantitative measurements. Are you travelling over 100 km per hour? Is your fever over 39 degrees?
Sydney, Australia, 19 December 2016: ‘Dry eye’ causes discomfort for millions of people worldwide – itching, redness, pain and blurred vision are all symptoms of it
Hyderabad, India, 19 December 2016: Continuing to enhance real life impact through technology, Microsoft India, in collaboration with L V Prasad Eye Institute, today launched Microsoft Intelligent Network for Eyecare (MINE)
Shanghai, China, 30 November 2016: A survey of almost 1 million children in Shanghai is one the latest initiatives in China to meet a major public health challenge
Sydney, Australia, 18 November 2016: Tear lipid sprays and drops are some of the products developed to enhance comfort with contact lenses. But how well do they work?
Durban, South Africa, 28 October 2016: A new report on myopia and high myopia, the result of a joint World Health Organization (WHO) and Brien Holden Vision Institute meeting, has just been announced
Sydney, Australia, 3 August 2016: Over 200 optometrists attended the 2016 Brien Holden Lecture Series to hear from myopia experts at a commemorative event for Professor Brien Holden held at UNSW Australia on 31 July 2016.
Sydney, Australia, 3 June 2015: Brien Holden Vision Institute and Vision CRC Ltd at the University of New South Wales have been the leading intellectual property generators in vision related technologies over the last decade in Australia, according to a report released by IP Australia.
Sydney, Australia, 15 February 2016: One of the final articles of Professor Brien Holden has confirmed a worrying prediction about the increasing prevalence of myopia, finding that by 2050, half the world’s population will be myopes. Published this week in the journal “Ophthalmology”, the study combines prevalence and population...
Virtual Refractor is an online learning tool that simulates a distance and near subjective optometric refraction, using a refractor head on virtual patients. There are numerous patients, prescriptions and profiles, and the patients respond to test questions and charts based on user input.