Presbyopia and Methods to Determine Near Addition

Methods of Determining Near Addition in Presbyopia PPT


How to calculate presbyopic add (near addition)

  • An informative presentation in the topic “Presbyopia and techniques of near addition measurement”
  • Detailed information about presbyopia, techniques of presbyopic near addition determination, and different correction methods.
  • Informative PowerPoint presentation (PPT) on presbyopia for ophthalmology residents, ophthalmologists, optometrists, ophthalmic assistants, ophthalmic technicians, ophthalmic nurses, medical students, medical professors, teaching guides.

Presentation Contents:
–Introduction to presbyopia
-Types of presbyopia
-Risk factors
-Symptoms and signs
-Refractive error and presbyopia
-Methods of calculating presbyopic addition
-Management of presbyopia

Methods of calculating presbyopic Near Addition

o Addition based on the amplitude of accommodation

o Tentative addition based on age

o Plus build-up method o Bichrome method

o Cross-cylinder method

o Relative accommodation method

o Dynamic Retinoscopy


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  • Primary Care Optometry by Theodere Grosvenor
  • Borish’s Clinical Refraction by W.J. Benjamin
  • Clinical Procedures for Ocular examination by Carlson et al
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Optometric Clinical Practice Guideline by American Optometric Association

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