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ELG's design allows users to view small print, such as magazines and prescription
color video magnifier
new Color ELG video magnifier was designed for simplicity and value. It features
only three buttons, making operation easy, and connects to a television using the
video input jack. The ELG provides five to 70X magnification and three different
viewing options. A padded table means that pages don't slide.
Plugs in pairs
now offers the Form Fit punctum plug in a two-pack box, so eyecare practitioners
have the alternative of purchasing Form Fit one pair at a time. Form Fit plugs are
made of a hydrogel material and come pre-loaded on a user-friendly inserter. In
their dry state, they measure 3mm in length and 0.3mm in diameter, expanding to
20 times (in volume) their original size.
More parameters for CL
a division of Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, announced that its Acuvue Advance
Brand Contact Lenses for Astigmatism are now available in a full range of parameters.
These include plano to –6.00D in 0.25D steps (Cylinders:
0.75, –1.25, –1.75; Axis: 10� to 180� in 10� steps); –6.50D to
–9.00D in 0.50D steps (Cylinders: –1.25, –1.75; Axis: 90� and
180�, ± 20, no obliques); and +0.25D to +6.00D in 0.25D steps (Cylinders: –0.75,
–1.25, –1.75; Axis: 90� and 180�, ±20, no obliques).
The AcuVue Advance for Astigmatism is indicated for daily wear.
Phone: (800) 843-2020
The Form Fit
is now available in more convenient packaging.
Master Trivex material
Trivex Material Edge," CD provides instruction on how to maximize edging results
with Trivex lens material. Because the material features unique properties, PPG
Industries (in conjunction with A.I.T. Industries, Briot, Gerber Coburn/Essilor,
Lab-Tech, National Optronics, Santinelli International/Nidek, Satis-LOH and Topcon
America Corp./ ODI) produced the CD, which offers information and demonstrations.
The CD will be the first in a series of educational tools PPG
plans to launch on achieving optimal results with Trivex material.
Phone: (800) 323-2487
frames get a spacious, special setting with the Provence Table Showcase.
Frames get an elegant setting
Optical's new Provence Table Showcase displays frames with "a touch of European
elegance." With lockable sliding glass doors framed with metal extrusions, it is
accessible from both sides and offers patients a 360� view of its contents. The
showcase table is available in maple or cherry hardwoods. Fashion Optical offers
two optional accessories for the Provence: a four-tiered, stacking frame pyramid
that holds up to 67 frames, or acrylic frame holders that display up to 30 frames.
Phone: (800) 824-4106
Optometric Management, Issue: September 2005