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What Is the Difference Between Manual and Digital Refractors?

by | Wednesday, April 20, 2016 |

In the ophthalmic industry, we have a habit of referring to all refraction systems—both manual and digital—as “phoropters;” however, technology has advanced in recent years, and with the shift to digital systems, there is now a major difference between manual and digital refractors. What Makes Manual and Digital Refractors Similar Manual and digital refractors are both tools used to detect and correct refractive error by determining patient prescriptions. Veatch even created a full history and...

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Digital Refractors: What Is the Return on Your Investment?

by | Tuesday, March 8, 2016 | 0 comment(s)
Digital Refractors: What Is the Return on Your Investment?

​In the ophthalmic industry, manual equipment results in tedious exams and repetitive motions. As technology progresses within the medical field, ophthalmic doctors now have the ability to control each aspect of an exam with one digital panel; yet many are hesitant to make the switch to digital refractor systems.

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