Rigid Gas-Permeable Lens Fitting

Rigid Gas-Permeable Lens Fitting
  • Author : Andrew Franklin,Ngaire Franklin
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 29 June 2022
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A major new series which provides authoritative and accessible information for all eye care professionals, whether in training or in practice. Each book is a rapid revision aid for students taking higer professional qualifications and a handy clinical reference guide for practitioners in busy clinics.

Contact Lens: Fitting Guide

Contact Lens: Fitting Guide
  • Author : Ajay Kumar Bhootra
  • Publisher : JP Medical Ltd
  • Release : 30 January 2014
GET THIS BOOKContact Lens: Fitting Guide

This book is a concise guide to contact lens fitting for optometrists and trainees. Beginning with an introduction to contact lenses and the pre-contact lens fitting eye examination, making sure a patient is suitable for wearing contact lenses, the following chapters describe the fitting of different types of corrective lens – soft, toric and rigid gas permeable. Separate chapters examine the use of therapeutic contact lenses, used to protect the eye whilst it heals after injury or infection, rather than to

Contact Lens Practice E-Book

Contact Lens Practice E-Book
  • Author : Nathan Efron
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 27 November 2016
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In this thoroughly revised and updated third edition of Contact Lens Practice, award-winning author, researcher and lecturer, Professor Nathan Efron, provides a comprehensive, evidence-based overview of the scientific foundation and clinical applications of contact lens fitting. The text has been refreshed by the inclusion of ten new authors – a mixture of scientists and clinicians, all of whom are at the cutting edge of their specialty. The chapters are highly illustrated in full colour and subject matter is presented in a

Manual of Gas Permeable Contact Lenses

Manual of Gas Permeable Contact Lenses
  • Author : Edward S. Bennett,Milton M. Hom
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann Medical
  • Release : 29 June 2022
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Interest in prescribing rigid gas permeable (RGP) contact lenses is on the rise, fueled by the increased use of orthkeratology, bifocal lenses, and advances in corneal topography (making fitting easier). This concise and comprehensive resource provides valuable coverage for the prescribing and fitting of RGP lenses. Based on the authors' years of expertise in fitting these lenses, this clinically oriented manual also includes a companion CD-ROM to illustrate the fitting techniques. Content focuses specifically on rigid gas permeable contact lenses

Clinical Manual of Contact Lenses

Clinical Manual of Contact Lenses
  • Author : Edward S. Bennett,Vinita Allee Henry
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release : 20 August 2013
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Designed to be used as a quick reference, this fourth edition of the Clinical Manual of Contact Lenses allows readers to easily find the topic and information they need without having to search through an entire chapter to find it. Rigid gas permeable lens design and fitting, soft lens problem-solving, astigmatic management, and bifocal correction are just a few of the subjects covered in this manual. Each chapter includes sample cases to reinforce and demonstrate the practical nature of the

Contemporary Scleral Lenses: Theory and Application

Contemporary Scleral Lenses: Theory and Application
  • Author : Melissa Barnett,Lynette K. Johns
  • Publisher : Bentham Science Publishers
  • Release : 03 November 2017
GET THIS BOOKContemporary Scleral Lenses: Theory and Application

Contemporary Scleral Lenses: Theory and Application, provides comprehensive information about scleral lenses. Chapters of this volume have been contributed by renowned scleral lens experts and cover a variety of interesting topics. These topics include the history and evolution of scleral lenses, basic scleral lens structure, optics and customizable features of scleral lenses, analysis of ocular surface shape, ocular surface topography and advances in optometry technology. These topics give readers an explanation of how to utilize diagnostic equipment in optometry practice

Clinical Procedures in Primary Eye Care E-Book

Clinical Procedures in Primary Eye Care E-Book
  • Author : David B. Elliott
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 30 January 2020
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Well organized and easy to read, Clinical Procedures in Primary Eye Care, 5th Edition, takes an accessible, step-by-step approach to describing the commonly used primary care procedures that facilitate accurate diagnosis and effective patient management. This practical, clinically-focused text offers succinct descriptions of today's most frequently encountered optometric techniques supported by research-based evidence. You’ll find essential instructions for mastering the procedures you need to know, including recent technical advances in the field. Discusses technical advances that are dramatically altering

Considerations in Contact Lens Use Under Adverse Conditions

Considerations in Contact Lens Use Under Adverse Conditions
  • Author : National Research Council,Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education,Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education,Committee on Vision,Working Group on Contact Lens Use Under Adverse Conditions
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 01 February 1991
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This book summarizes current understanding of the scientific, clinical, and technical issues surrounding the use of contact lenses. It discusses the special occupational conditions experienced by military personnel, particularly in extreme environments, that give rise to the question of whether or not to use contact lenses. Experts in optometry, ophthalmology, visual psychophysics, and engineering describe recent developments in design and use; and representatives of the military services provide examples of actual situations in aerospace settings. Considerations in Contact Lens Use

Contact Lenses in Ophthalmic Practice

Contact Lenses in Ophthalmic Practice
  • Author : Mark J. Mannis,Karla Zadnik,Cleusa Coral-Ghanem,Newton Kara-José
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 11 May 2006
GET THIS BOOKContact Lenses in Ophthalmic Practice

Even with the advances in intraocular lens technology and the growing diversity of refractive surgery techniques, the role of contact lenses in ophthalmic practice has only increased. This is due in part to the great strides in materials, technology, expanding applications (both refractive and therapeutic) for contact lenses, and the clear recognition that contact lenses will always be an important tool for the ophthalmologist. With the fitting of contact lenses as a medical art, requiring a thorough understanding of anatomy,

The Contact Lens Manual

The Contact Lens Manual
  • Author : Andrew Gasson,Judith Morris
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 29 June 1998
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The Contact Lens Manual has become established as one of the world's leading practical textbooks in the field of contact lenses for both students and experienced practitioners alike.

Manual of Contact Lens Prescribing and Fitting

Manual of Contact Lens Prescribing and Fitting
  • Author : Milton M. Hom,Adrian S. Bruce
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 29 June 2022
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Written in a concise, practical, outline manner, Manual of Contact Lens Prescribing and Fitting, 3rd Edition follows the logical progression of patient care, from basic prefitting topics, through rigid lens, soft lenses and advanced/specialty issues. Valuable management information assists in fitting and problem-solving situations, and clinical pearls in every chapter highlight key points. The companion CD-ROM uses video, animation, and morphing to demonstrate the skills of movement and position that are necessary to correctly fit rigid contact lenses. Covers

Manual of Contact Lens Prescribing and Fitting with CD-ROM

Manual of Contact Lens Prescribing and Fitting with CD-ROM
  • Author : Milton M. Hom
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann Medical
  • Release : 29 June 2022
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Improve your evaluation and fitting skills using this unique tool. This highly regarded manual now includes a CD-ROM featuring over 40 video, morphing, and animation segments that accurately represent real situations and provides students with a head start on how to fit contact lenses before actually treating patients.

Contact Lenses E-Book

Contact Lenses E-Book
  • Author : Anthony J. Phillips,Lynne Speedwell
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 29 November 2018
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Completely revised with the latest advances, evidence, and standards needed for everyday practice, Contact Lenses, 6th Edition, remains a definitive work on this multi-faceted topic, ideal for optometrists, dispensing opticians, ophthalmologists, and contact lens practitioners. This classic, superbly designed text is perfectly suited for health care professionals, providing all of the essential knowledge needed in one convenient volume. Provides up-to-date, authoritative information on contact lens materials and lens types, treatment in contact lens and tear film complications, and myopia correction

Essential Contact Lens Practice

Essential Contact Lens Practice
  • Author : Jane Veys,John Meyler,Ian Davies
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann Medical
  • Release : 29 June 2022
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* Part of a successful series published originally in Optician and on www.optometryonline.net * Highly illustrated in full colour throughout * Specially designed and prepared * Practical approach * Builds from basics and covers recent developments in contact lens practice

Fitting Guide for Rigid and Soft Contact Lenses

Fitting Guide for Rigid and Soft Contact Lenses
  • Author : Harold Aaron Stein,Bernard J. Slatt
  • Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
  • Release : 29 June 2022
GET THIS BOOKFitting Guide for Rigid and Soft Contact Lenses

Updated and revised, the fourth edition of this reader-friendly reference presents straightforward guidelines for proper contact lens fitting. Covering today's full range of contact lens types, it also explores how to manage some of the major complications of contact lens wear. Devoid of extraneous optical theory, it focuses on the hands-on information that readers need to know in order to provide complete well-eye care. Uses a reader-friendly, easy-to-understand writing style that makes correct fitting techniques easy to understand and apply.