Put on your game face

Put on your game face

According to the 2014 AOA American Eye-Q® survey, only about 21 percent of adults wear protective eyewear during sports, and only 46 percent of parents make their children wear eye protection. As the nation dons its collegiate colors for the start of the big tourney, take the time to educate your patients about the importance of protective eyewear in sports.

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Sports Vision Injuries Infographic

Use the SVS ocular emergency triage card to let athletic trainers and coaches know when it's time to see the optometrist for an eye injury. Join the AOA Sports Vision Section to advance the quality and delivery of optometric sports vision care.

March 17, 2015

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