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CFEH Senior Staff Optometrist article featured in Optometry and Vision Science

Aug 31, 2015

Angelica Ly, a Senior Staff Optometrist at the Centre for Eye Health and second year PhD student at UNSW School of Optometry and Vision Science has had her recent article “Pigmented Lesions of the Retinal Pigment Epithelium” designated as the Feature Review for the August issue of the journal, Optometry and Vision Science. Optometry and Vision Science, the official journal of the American Academy of Optometry is one of the highest ranked journals in the optometry field.

The article describes the features of a variety of pigmented lesions of the retinal pigmented epithelium using conventional and advanced eye imaging techniques and a range of case studies seen at the Centre for Eye Health.  The article also provides a user-friendly flowchart for eye care practitioners so they can quickly perform differential diagnosis of these lesions in clinic.

Free access to the full article can be found here: Ly, A; Nivison-Smith, L; Hennessy, M; Kalloniatis, M (2015) Pigmented Lesions of the Retinal Pigment Epithelium. Optometry & Vision Science: 92 (8): 844–857