New products: OPTOVUE iScan, iVue and iFusion
Optovue USA, manufacture affordable Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) equipment like the iVue and iScan.
New suppliers on the list include SidPharm (makers of high quality knives) and Worth Trust (makers of Braillers, white canes and more).
New Products: LIGHTLAS SLT DEUX and more
The LIGHTLAS SLT DEUX is a dual Application, Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty (SLT) System & Nd: YAG 1064nm Photodisruptor.
Plus, over 800 instruments from renown ophthalmic instrument manufacturers, Khosla, are now available.
Updated (and new) IAPB Essential Lists
The IAPB Standard List now has updated versions of the Cataract and Trichiasis Essential Lists–and two brand new additions: Glaucoma… Read more
A range of ready-made glasses, station wagons, double cabin pick-ups and diagnostic equipment: new products available from some new suppliers…. Read more
Ophthalmic Operating Theatre Practice: A Manual for Lower-Resource Settings Second Edition
By Phil Hoare I am pleased to announce that the above-mentioned much awaited second edition has been launched, and is… Read more
New Products on the List
The List now has some new additions—an interesting set of products and suppliers for LMIC markets.
These are popular and well-known suppliers with a global network of distributors and after-sales service.
Clearly Vision Prizes to End Poor Vision Awarded
On World Sight Day, Vula Mobile, a healthcare app, has won a global hunt for the best innovations to help the whole world see.
The inaugural Clearly Vision Prize is a competition to accelerate ventures tackling poor vision.
Multimedia Learning For Health Workers Worldwide – Africa
Our ‘electronic textbook’ of Ophthalmology is now available on the internet and as a low-cost DVD.
The resource is targeted at mid-level eye health professionals and contains over 7½ hours of content in seven modules
Comments and Community via Disqus
The IAPB Standard List website incorporates “Disqus” to manage comments and build a community.
Disqus has all the features you would expect to find in a modern commenting system. It allows for real-time discussions, with upvotes/downvotes, threaded replies
World Diabetes Day: a few links
Image: Screening for DR by Terry Cooper 14 November is World Diabetes Day. This posts pulls together some resources to… Read more