Contact Lenses

Lid Hygiene, Daily Replacement Reduces CL Discomfort

Artificial tear supplementation, however, did not have an effect.

Contact Lens Coating May Help With Dry Eye

Interleukin-4 surface treatment promotes anti-inflammatory macrophage population.

A Bitter Pill

Taking the profit out of contact lens sales looks to be devastating. But could it also be liberating?

Limbus Helps Reduce Peripheral Swelling in CL Wearers

Study found a lower oxygen demand at the periphery of the cornea vs. the center.

FTC Finalizes Hot Button Contact Lens Rule

Prescribers will now have to document and confirm patients received their prescriptions.

IOP Changes in Scleral Wear Negligible

The increase found after lens removal was clinically and statistically insignificant.

Corneoscleral Lenses May Help Keratoplasty Patients

The devices had better visual outcomes and were well tolerated, a study shows.

Study: Deposits Don’t Create Discomfort

Asymptomatic lens wearers were actually more likely to have lipid deposition.

New Method Removes Pollutants From Contact Lenses

The polymer-on-polymer technique was equal to or better than rinsing and rubbing.

Review Highlights Safety of Artificial Tears, Rewetting Drops

Both can improve the contact lens wearing experience and ocular surface health.

Upcoming Events

August 25, 2020

The Future of Prism
8:00 PM EDT
Speakers: Paul M. Karpecki, OD, FAAO and Dayna R. Hazlewood, OD 

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October 2-3, 2020

Optometric Glaucoma Symposium Fall Conference
Location: Virtual Event
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
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October 4, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium: Improving Diagnosis, Treatment, and Patient Outcomes 
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
8:00am-12:15pm EST
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