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Contact Lenses

Placebo Effect Implicated in CL Discomfort

Patients masked to the fact they were wearing their regular monthly lens instead of a daily disposable reported significant improvements at one month.
November 4, 2020

CVS Launches Online CL Prescription Renewal

Members of the profession stress that these services diminish doctor-patient relationships.
October 29, 2020

Sclerals Show Little Impact on IOP

Lens wear had minimal influence on central corneal thickness and anterior chamber depth.
October 9, 2020

Eye Fatigue Common, Regardless of Lens Wear

More than 60% of adults struggle with this visual complaint on a weekly basis.
September 29, 2020

GP Adaption Unaffected By Size or Coatings

Time, not lens diameter or lubricity, improved comfort and bulbar redness in new wearers.
September 24, 2020

CL Wear Start Time Not Linked to Discomfort

Waiting to wear your lenses doesn’t necessarily improve comfort.
September 15, 2020

P. Mirabilis Implicated in CL-associated MK

New data also suggests 57.1% of these MK patients had poor ocular surface health to begin with.
September 10, 2020

Blue-blocking Lenses May Diminish Contrast Sensitivity

Lenses with lower transmittance profiles showed greater reductions.
September 9, 2020

Scleral Lenses Could Help Infectious Keratitis

These lenses could provide an alternative vehicle for antibiotic.
September 8, 2020

Corneal Sensitivity Increases in Contact Lens Discomfort

Eyes become more sensitive to temperature with lens wear.
September 7, 2020