Contact Lens Spectrum


March 2013

Document #208

(p. 15) GP Insights – Nine GP Pearls From the GSLS

By Edward S. Bennett, OD, MSEd, FAAO

(p. 17) Contact Lens Design & Materials - A Decade of Silicone Hydrogels

By Ronald K. Watanabe, OD, FAAO

Sweeney DF. Silicone Hydrogel Lenses Eliminated Hypoxia?. Eye Contact Lens 2013; 39(1): 52-59.

Tighe B. A Decade of Silicone Hydrogel Development: Surface Properties, Mechanical Properties, and Ocular Compatibility. Eye Contact Lens 2013; 39(1): 3-11.

Guillon M. Silicone Hydrogel Contact Lenses More Comfortable Than Hydrogel Contact Lenses?. Eye Contact Lens 2013; 39(1): 85-91.

Willcox M. for Care of Silicone Hydrogel Lenses. Eye Contact Lens 2013; 39(1): 23-27.

Jones L, Powell C. and Release Phenomena in Contact Lens Care by Silicone Hydrogel Lenses. Eye Contact Lens 2013; 39(1): 28-35.

Carnt N, Stapleton F. Hydrogel Lens-Solution Interaction and Inflammation. Eye Contact Lens 2013; 39(1): 36-40.

Szczotka-Flynn L. and Epidemiologic Associations of Corneal Infiltrates With Silicone Hydrogel Contact Lenses. Eye Contact Lens 2013; 39(1): 47-51.

Chalmers RL, Gleason W. Overview of Contact Lens Postmarket Surveillance in the United States: System and Recent Study Results. Eye Contact Lens 2013; 39(1): 108-113.

Stapleton F, Keay L, Edwards K, Holden B. Epidemiology of Microbial Keratitis With Silicone Hydrogel Contact Lenses. Eye Contact Lens 2013; 39(1): 78-84.

Willcox M. Adhesion to Silicone Hydrogel Lenses: A Review. Eye Contact Lens 2013; 39(1): 60-65.

Robertson DM. Effects of Silicone Hydrogel Lens Wear on the Corneal Epithelium and Risk for Microbial Keratitis. Eye Contact Lens 2013; 39(1): 66-71.

(p. 18) Dry Eye Dx and Tx - Washing Eyelid Trouble Away

By Katherine M. Mastrota, MS, OD, FAAO

 Benitez-Del-Castillo JM. How to promote and preserve eyelid health. Clin Ophthalmol. 2012;6:1689-98.

 Mamalis N, Kearsley L, Brinton E. Postoperative endophthalmitis. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2002 Feb;13(1):14-8.

 Mac I, Soltau JB. Glaucoma-filtering bleb infections. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2003 Apr;14(2):91-4.

 Lindsley K, Matsumura S, Hatef E, Akpek EK. Interventions for chronic blepharitis. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012 May 16;5

 Key JE. A comparative study of eyelid cleaning regimens in chronic blepharitis. CLAO J. 1996 Jul;22(3):209-12.

 Gao YY, Di Pascuale MA, Li W, Baradaran-Rafii A, Elizondo A, Kuo CL, Raju VK, Tseng SC. In vitro and in vivo killing of ocular Demodex by tea tree oil. Br J Ophthalmol. 2005 Nov;89(11):1468-73.

 Guillon M, Maissa C, Wong S. Symptomatic relief associated with eyelid hygiene in anterior blepharitis and MGD. Eye Contact Lens. 2012 Sep;38(5):306-12.

 Guillon M, Maissa C, Wong S. Eyelid margin modification associated with eyelid hygiene in anterior blepharitis and meibomian gland dysfunction. Eye Contact Lens. 2012 Sep;38(5):319-25.

(p. 19) Contact Lens Care & Compliance - Update From the GSLS: The Evolving Standards of Lens Care

By Susan J. Gromacki, OD, MS, FAAO

1. Eydelman MB, Kiang T, Tarver ME, Alexander KY, Hutter JC. Preclinical Research to Aid in the Development of Test Methods for Contact Lenses and Their Care Products. Eye & Contact Lens. Published ahead of print, 2012. 

2. Green JA, Phillips KS, Hitchins VM, Lucas AD, Shoff ME, Hutter JC, Rorer EM, Eydelman MB. Material Properties That Predict Preservative Uptake for Silicone Hydrogel Contact Lenses. Eye Contact Lens. 2012 Nov;38(6):350-357.

(p. 20) A Logical Approach to Multifocal Lens Fitting

By Thomas G. Quinn, OD, MS, FAAO

Bakaraju, Ravi C et al, Optical erpformance of multifocal soft contact lenses via a single-pass method. Optom Vis Sci 2012;89(8):1107–1118.

Chu BS, Wood JM, Collins MJ. The effect of presbyopic vision corrections on nighttime driving performance. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2010;51(9):4861-4866.

Johnson J, et al. Multifocals vs monovision: A comparative study. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Contact Lens Associations of Ophthalmologists, February 2000.

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Potter R. Toric and multifocal scleral lens options. Contact Lens Spectrum 2012;27(2).

Quinn, TG, Davis RL, Evolution in fitting a hybrid multifocal. Contact Lens Spectrum 2012; 27(11).

Richdale K, Mitchell GL, Zadnik K. Comparison of multifocal and monovision. Soft contact lens corrections in patients with low-astigmatic presbyopia. Optom.Vis.Sci 2006;83(5):266-273.

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Woods J, Woods CA, Fonn D. Early symptomatic presbyopes--what correction modality works best?, Eye Contact Lens. 2009;35(5):221-226.

(p. 27) Allergies and Contact Lens Wear: Finding the Successful Balance

By Mile Brujic, OD, & David Kading, OD

1 1. Saban DR, Calder V, Kuo CH, et al. New Twists to an Old Story: Novel Concepts in the Pathogenesis of Allergic Eye Disease. Curr Eye Res. 2012; Jan 2 [Epub ahead of print].

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19. Lemp MA. Contact lenses and associated anterior segment disorders: dry eye, blepharitis, and allergy. Ophthalmol Clin North Am. 2003;16:463-469.

20. Kiel JS. Protein removal from soft contact lens using disinfection/neutralization with hydrogen peroxide/catalytic disc. Clin Ther. 1993;15:30-35.

21. Retuerto MA, Szczotka-Flynn L, Ho D, Mukherjee P,Ghannoum MA. Efficacy of care solutions against contact lens-associated Fusarium biofilms. Optom Vis Sci. 2012;89:382-391.

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23. Ehlers WH, Donshik PC. Giant papillary conjunctivitis. Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol. 2008;8:445-449.

24. Richard NR, Anderson JA, Tasevska ZG, Binder PS. Evaluation of tear protein deposits on contact lenses from patients with and without giant papillary conjunctivitis. CLAO J. 1992;18:143-147.

25. Allansmith MR, Korb DR, Greiner JV. Giant papillary conjunctivitis induced by hard or soft contact lens wear: quantitative histology. Ophthalmology. 1978;85:766-778.

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(p. 32) Fitting Scleral Lenses in a Post-RK Patient

By Luciano Bastos

(p. 38) A New Era for Single-Use Multifocal Lenses

By Bradley Rogers FBDO(Hons) CL, SLD

(p. 48) Contact Lens Practice Pearls - Compliance: Make it a Focus

By Jason R. Miller, OD, MBA, FAAO

1. Stone R. The importance of compliance: Focusing on the key steps. Poster. Presented at BCLA, May 2007, Manchester, UK.

(p. 51) Pediatric and Teen CL Care - Make Sure That it is the Patient Who Wants the Lenses

By Mary Lou French, OD, MSEd, FAAO

Rodgin, Susan G Factors Impacting Prevention of Myopic Progression with Soft Bifocal Contact Lenses: A Prospective 15-year Case Study Series Optom Vis Sci 2011 Program number 115665 (paper)

Guthrie, Sarah E PhD Controlling Lens Induced Myopia in Chickens with Peripheral Lens Design Optom Vis Sci 2011 Program number 110421 (paper)

(p. 48) Treatment Plan - RA and Its Ocular Complications

By William L. Miller, OD, PhD, FAAO

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