Contact Lenses

Study Ranks Contact Lens Compliance

Patients wearing daily replacements top list for most responsible.
04/05/2019

Nanoparticles Reduce Bacterial Growth in Contact Lens Materials

Early research suggests they could significantly cut biofilm formation and enhance the material’s mechanical properties.
03/25/2019

Contact Lens Slows Corneal Melt

The specially formulated device hinders the expression of MMPs.
03/20/2019

Contact Lenses Not Likely to Induce Pinguecula

Safer materials and UV blocking filters in newer products could be preventing problems, researchers say.
03/14/2019

Keratoconus Severity Guides Contact Lens Selection

A new study helps ODs match the right lens to these sensitive patients.
03/06/2019

Bandage Lenses Validated as Post-LASIK Treatment

Patients felt less discomfort and experienced reduced intense wound healing response.
02/22/2019

Corneoscleral Contact Lenses Safe for Keratoconus

Cornea’s viscoelasticity didn’t change after one year of use.
02/20/2019

Daily Disposables Safest Modality for Ocular Surface

Proinflammatory cytokine levels are less.
02/06/2019

Eye Mask Could Extend CL Wear Time, Bruder Says

New heat compress is specifically geared to contact lens wearers.
01/31/2019

Leukocytes May Cause Scleral Lens Fogging

Hypoxia, especially with high corneal vaults, triggers white blood cell recruitment.
01/31/2019

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New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care and Intrepid Eye Society's Spring Conference

Location: Omni La Costa, Carlsbad, California
Co-Chairs: Paul M. Karpecki, OD, and Selina McGee, OD,

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New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care and Intrepid Eye Society's Spring Conference

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Co-Chairs: Paul M. Karpecki, OD, and Selina McGee, OD,

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New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care and Intrepid Eye Society's Spring Conference

Location: Omni La Costa, Carlsbad, California
Co-Chairs: Paul M. Karpecki, OD, and Selina McGee, OD,

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