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    Should Opticians Refract (Votes: 297)

    1. Yes (unequivocally, with no supervision or restrictions)- with formal training (Votes: 132)

    2. Yes (with no supervision, but with restrictions as to whom can be seen) (Votes: 68)

    3. Yes (with supervision) (Votes: 68)

    4. No (because there is no need for Opticians to refract) (Votes: 65)

    5. No (Opticians are not capable of refracting) (Votes: 14)

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    Optical Roy

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    Robert_S

    Just explain that Maui Jim offer the best or...

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    lonny2

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    KrystleClear

    How do you handle Maui Jims?

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    KrystleClear

    I am just speaking from my experience. I came...

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    KrystleClear 08-03-2021, 04:09 PM Go to last post
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