Contact Lens Spectrum

November 2005

Document #120




(p. 19) Letter to the Editor: Diet and Dry Eye Response, By Kelly Nichols, OD, MPH, PhD


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(p. 26) Contact Lens Care: Re-educate Silicone Hydrogel Patients about Lens Care, By Michael A. Ward, MMSc, FAAO


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(p. 41) No-fee CE Correcting Higher-order Aberrations: Implications for Clinical Practice, By Nancy J. Coletta, OD, PhD, FAAO


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Grzybowski DM, Roberts CJ, Mahmoud AM, Chang JS Jr. Model for nonectatic increase in posterior corneal elevation after ablative procedures. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2005 Jan;31(1):72-81.


Guirao A, Williams DR, Cox IG. Effect of rotation and translation on the expected benefit of an ideal method to correct the eye's higher-order aberrations.
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