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Eye Essentials: Soft Lens Fitting


EYE ESSENTIALS is a series of user-friendly, rapid-reference books designed to address the core skills required by the eye care practitioner in modern optical practice. Each full colour title is authored by experts in the subject area. The common format of each volume makes for exceptional ease of reference. The titles emphasizes the practical, rather than theoretical, elements of optometry and optics. Addressing classical concepts and new developments in the optical industry, EYE ESSENTIALS is a comprehensive series that the eye care practitioner will find invaluable in routine or specialized practice.

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Key Features

    • Practical advice from experts in the field
    • Highly designed, modern with tables and synoptic text
    • White-coat-pocket book
    • Pulls the information together in one place very concisely
    • Well illustrated in full colour throughout

Published Reviews

    “These publications will be useful to practitioners of all abilities.

    The Chapters follow a logical sequence from initial considerations before fitting commences to advice on trouble-shooting problems. They are also colour-coded which makes access to information both easy and quick.

    Once reason why these books succeed is they combine straightforward, pragmatic advice with a comfortable amount of clinical and technical content. They will appeal to all in practice who need to either learn or refresh - so, in a word, everyone.”

    Review on -
    Eye Essentials: Soft Lens Fitting 9780750688567 &
    Eye Essentials: Rigid Gas-Permeable lens Fitting 9780750688901

    Jayne Schofield / Optician / 04.05.07

    Review of ‘Eye Essentials: Soft Lens Fitting & Rigid Gas Permeable Lens Fitting’ by Andrew Franklin and Ngaire Franklin

    “The books are suitable for practitioners of all abilities, from undergraduate and pre-registration students to qualified optometrists and contact lens opticians wishing to hone their clinical skills…The books are very easy to follow, written in plain English and offer clear explanations for technical terms…Either individually or in conjunction with one another, these titles successfully offer concise coverage of each stage of modern contact lens fitting. The user-friendly formats and handy pocket-size make them ideal reference books for busy practitioners and fine learning tools for undergraduate and pre-registration students alike.”

    Amy Sheppard. Optometry Today, 30/11/2007

Author Information

    By Andrew Franklin, BSc, FBCO, DOrth, DCLP, Professional Programme Tutor, Boots Opticians Examiner, College of Optometrists, UK; Optometrist in private practice, Gloucestershire, UK and Ngaire Franklin, BSc, FC, Optom, DCLP, Examiner, College of Optometrists; Optometrist in Private Practice, Herefordshire UK

Customer Reviews

Eye Essentials:  Soft Lens Fitting
  • Paperback
  • Reference
  • 196 Pages
  • Trim Size: 4 13/16 X 7 5/16 in
  • Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-8856-7
  • Copyright: 2007