16 CFR Part 456 ; Agency Information Collection Activities: Review; Comment Request Ophthalmic Practice Rule (Eyeglass Rule): FTC Project No. R511996 #00856

Submission Number:
00856
Commenter:
Streicher
State:
South Carolina
Initiative Name:
16 CFR Part 456 ; Agency Information Collection Activities: Review; Comment Request Ophthalmic Practice Rule (Eyeglass Rule): FTC Project No. R511996
The pupillary distance measurement does not need to be included in a patients prescription by the optomitrist or ophthaligist. A trained optician takes this measurement as well as seg heights and oc heights in order to ensure the proper fitting of eyeglasses in accordance with the prescription.