pupillary distance


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pu·pil·lar·y dis·tance

the distance between the center of each pupil; the major reference points in measuring for fitting spectacle frames and lenses.

pu·pil·lar·y dis·tance

(pyū'pi-lār-ē dis'tăns)
The distance between the center of each pupil; the major reference points in measuring for fitting of spectacle frames and lenses.
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Having the correct pupillary distance ensures that the optical centers of the lenses will line up properly over the Soldier's pupils.
To assist with taking important measurements, such as pupillary distance, pen toppers can be used to attract the child's attention by providing an interesting target to fixate on.
8,9 The reliability of the routinely used anatomical landmarks including the width of the mouth, inter alar width, bizygomatic width and inter pupillary distance has been investigated.
When you order online you'll need to give your pupillary distance or PD( distance between your pupils in mm).
When dispensing such generic sports frames the monocular pupillary distance (PD) and the dihedral angle are necessary (Figure 1).
When selecting a frame, the boxed centre distance and the patient's pupillary distance (PD) should be practically equal.
EFFORTS TO make the recording of pupillary distance (PD) measurements a part of optical prescriptions have been responded to by the GOC.
com, appeared on Radio 4's You and Yours last summer to put the case for pupillary distance measurements being part of the legal requirements for optical prescriptions.
com, appeared on Radio 4's You and Yours on Monday (August 16) to put the case for Pupillary Distance measurements being part of the legal requirements for optical prescriptions.
My constituent presented a detailed argument, suggesting consumers looking to buy corrective eyewear are unfairly restricted by not being provided with their Pupillary Distance.
The new delivery options complement Cyber Imaging's previously introduced patented highly precise measurement module which measures both monocular and binocular pupillary distances to customize every fit every time.