Contact Lens Spectrum

October 2007

Document #143

 

References

 

(p. 23) Contact Lens Materials: A New Silicone Hydrogel Comes to Market, By Lyndon Jones, PhD, FCOptom, FAAO

 

1.         Jones L, Dumbleton K, et al.: Fitting and evaluating a custom silicone hydrogel lens. Contact Lens Spectrum 2007; 22;4:  19.

2.         Jones L, Dumbleton K, et al.: Introducing a made-to-order silicone hydrogel lens. Contact Lens Spectrum 2007; 22;2:  23.

3.         Jones L, Dumbleton K, et al.: Fitting a challenging case with a custom silicone hydrogel. Contact Lens Spectrum 2007; 22;6:  17.

4.         Jones L: Comfilcon A: a new silicone hydrogel material. Contact Lens Spectrum 2007; 22;8:  21.

5.         Weikart CM, Miyama M, et al.: Surface modification of conventional polymers by depositing plasma polymers of trimethylsilane and of trimethylsilane + O2. II Dynamic wetting properties. J Colloid Interface Sci 1999; 211;1:  28-38.

6.         Weikart CM, Miyama M, et al.: Surface modification of conventional polymers by depositing plasma polymers of trimethylsilane and of trimethylsilane + O2. I Static wetting properties. J Colloid Interface Sci 1999; 211;1:  18-27.

7.         Nicolson PC: Continuous wear contact lens surface chemistry and wearability. Eye Contact Lens 2003; 29;1 Suppl:  S30-32; discussion S57-39, S192-194.

8.         Gonzalez-Meijome JM, Lopez-Alemany A, et al.: Microscopic observation of unworn siloxane-hydrogel soft contact lenses by atomic force microscopy. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 2006; 76;2:  412-418.

9.         Kunzler J: Silicone-based hydrogels for contact lens applications. Contact Lens Spectrum 1999; 14;8 (supp):  9 - 11.

 

 

(p. 21) Dry Eye Dx and Tx: The New Dry Eye, Part 2: Tear Osmolarity, By Kelly K. Nichols, OD, MPH, PhD

 

1. 2007 Report of the Dry Eye WorkShop (Ocul Surf 2007;5[2]:65-204).

 

 

(p. 27) Contact Lens Care: How to Treat Plasma-Treated GP Lenses, by Susan J. Gromacki, OD, MS, FAAO

 

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2. Schafer J.  Plasma treatment for GP contact lenses.  Contact Lens Spectrum
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3.  Personal communication, Bob Martin, Blanchard Contact Lens.
4.  Personal communication, Kelly Indovina, Art Optical.
5.  Personal communication, Ken Kobb, Paragon.
6.  Personal communication, Menicon.
7.  Personal communication, Contamac.

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