Cornea and Contact Lens Q & A

Experts address questions on anterior segment disease care and contact lens fitting. Edited by Joseph P. Shovlin, OD.

Go With the Flow

Corneal hysteresis may help spot glaucoma in KCN patients.
10/15/2021

MRI Contact Lens Considerations

Material impurities may interact with magnetic fields and cause problems for practitioners and patients alike.
09/15/2021

Pressure Cooker

Avoid sclerals in progressive glaucoma to lower risk of IOP rise.
08/15/2021

Shape-shifter

Monitoring scleral topography changes over time helps ensure a consistently optimized fit.
07/15/2021

Through Thick and Thin

Drug improves endothelial function but also yields corneal edema.
06/15/2021

Sidestep Side Effects

Here’s how to minimize the potential complications of a KPro.
05/15/2021

Operation Risk Reduction

It’s up to us to help mitigate the factors that can contribute to corneal infection.
04/15/2021

One Bird, Two Stones

Here’s what’s likely to happen when you combine CXL and Intacs to treat keratoconus.
03/15/2021

Weigh Your Options

There are many different treatments available for corneal endothelial disease, but efficient patient selection leads to the most successful outcomes.
02/15/2021

Nuances of Neuropathy

Advances in neurobiological research and dry eye have paved the way for potentially breakthrough treatments.
01/15/2021

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