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Contact Lenses

Midday Fogging Rates Remain Stable

This phenomenon could be due largely to ocular surface inflammation caused by scleral lens wear.
April 6, 2020

Daily Disposables Lower Tear Osmolarity

Monthly wearers benefited the most when they switched to daily disposables.
April 1, 2020

Seemingly Fine CL Wearers May Have Health Woes

Study found 52% of patients had at least one undiagnosed issue.
March 27, 2020

IOP Readings Over Bandage Lenses Possible

Eye pressure measurements were about the same with and without the protective lenses.
March 26, 2020

Scleral Lens Reservoirs Harbor Inflammatory Markers

Other inflammation markers, including IL-4 and IL-8, had only modest upticks.
March 25, 2020

Warming Masks Can Ease CL Discomfort

Dry eye parameters were the same for participants who used compresses and those who used drops.
March 24, 2020

COVID-19: Hand-Washing Crucial for CL Wearers

Patients must always be hygienic, but in the face of a pandemic, they must be especially vigilant.
March 19, 2020

Ortho-K May Keep Patients in Contacts

These overnight devices could help reduce discomfort.
March 17, 2020

Fenestrated Scleral Lenses Increase IOP

Pressure went back down after removal and hovered around pre-insertion levels.
March 17, 2020

Contact Lenses Disrupt Corneal Cells in Mild Dry Eye

Changes in corneal dendritic and sub-basal nerve cells may help guide therapy.
March 12, 2020