Contact Lens Spectrum


January 2014

Document #218

(p. 12) Research Review – How Does Contact Lens Wear Impact Quality of Life?
By Eric Papas, PhD, MC Optom, DipCL, FAAO

  1. Hays, R.D., et al., Psychometric Properties of the National Eye Institute-Refractive Error Quality of Life Instrument. Ophthalmology, 2003. 110(12): 2292-2301.
  2. Queirós, A., et al., Quality of life of myopic subjects with different methods of visual correction using the NEI RQL-42 questionnaire. Eye and Contact Lens, 2012. 38(2): 116-121.
  3. Pesudovs, K., E. Garamendi, and D.B. Elliott. A quality of life comparison of people wearing spectacles or contact lenses or having undergone refractive surgery. Journal of Refractive Surgery, 2006. 22(1): 19-27.
  4. Rah, M.J., et al., Vision specific quality of life of pediatric contact lens wearers. Optometry and Vision Science, 2010. 87(8): 560-566.
  5. Nichols, J.J., et al., The TFOS International Workshop on Contact Lens Discomfort: Executive summary. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 2013. 54(11): TFOS7-TFOS13.
  6. Papas, E.B., et al., The TFOS International Workshop on Contact Lens Discomfort: Report of the management and therapy subcommittee. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 2013. 54(11): TFOS183-TFOS203.
  7. Efron, N., P.B. Morgan, and C.A. Woods, International survey of rigid contact lens fitting. Optometry and Vision Science, 2013. 90(2): 113-118.
  8. Lipson, M.J., A. Sugar, and D.C. Musch, Overnight corneal reshaping versus soft disposable contact lenses: Vision-related quality-of-life differences from a randomized clinical trial. Optometry and Vision Science, 2005. 82(10): 886-891.

(p. 15) GP Insights – The Case Against Back-Toric Lenses in 2014
By Edward S. Bennett, OD, MSEd, FAAO, Keith Parker

  1. Michaud L, Barriault C, Dionne A, Karwatsky P. Empirical fitting of soft or rigid gas-permeable contact lenses for the correction of moderate to severe refractive astigmatism: A comparative study. Optometry, 2009. 80: 373-383.
  2. Pitts K, Pack L, Edmondson W, Pack CE. Putting a bitoric RGP lens fitting guide to the test. Contact Lens Spectrum, 2001. 16(10): 34-40.

(p. 17) Contact Lens Design & Materials – One-Day Market, Three New Contact Lenses
By David Kading, OD, FAAO

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  2. Morgan, et al. International Contact Lens Prescribing in 2013. Contact Lens Spectrum. 2014; 29(1):30-35.

(p. 18) Dry Eye Dx and Tx – The Hormone-Dry Eye Connection, Part 1
By William Townsend, OD, FAAO

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  5. Sullivan DA, Yamagami H, Liu M, Steagall RJ, Schirra F, Suzuki T, Krenzer KL, Cermak JM, Sullivan RM, Richards SM, Schaumberg DA, Dana MR, Sullivan BD.Sex steroids, the meibomian gland and evaporative dry eye. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2002;506(Pt A):389-99.
  6. Sullivan BD, Evans JE, Dana MR, Sullivan DA. Impact of androgen deficiency on the lipid profiles in human meibomian gland secretions. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2002;506(Pt A):449-58.
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  9. Sullivan DA, Sullivan BD, Evans JE, Schirra F, Yamagami H, Liu M, Richards SM, Suzuki T, Schaumberg DA, Sullivan RM, Dana MR. Androgen deficiency, Meibomian gland dysfunction, and evaporative dry eye. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2002 Jun;966:211-22.
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(p. 36) Optimizing Technology in Contact Lens Fitting
By Dianne Anderson, OD, FAAO

  1. Davis RL, Eiden B. A rationale approach to fitting multifocal lenses. Contact Lens Spectrum 2010:25(2).
  2. Herzberg C. Technology to optimize GP comfort and success. Contact Lens Spectrum. 2011;26(6).
  3. Sindt C, Grout T, Kojima R. Evaluating virtual fitting for keratoconus. Contact Lens Spectrum 2011;26(5).
  4. 1023/D879. Bagherinia H, Chen X, Flachenecker C, et al. Support vector machine (SVM)-based classification of corneal topography. Poster presented at: Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Annual Meeting; April 27 - May 1; 2008 Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
  5. Noble, WS. What is a support vector machine? Nature Biotech 2006;24 (12):1565-67.
  6. Yeung KK, Chang S. New equipment sees the cornea better. Rev Cornea Contact Lens 2011; Oct;147(7):16-9.

(p. 46) The Sceral Lens Vault – Vaulting the Cornea
By Gregory W. DeNaeyer, OD, FAAO

  1. Sonsino J, Mathe DS. Central Vault in Dry Eye Patients Successfully Wearing Scleral Lens. Optom Vis Sci 2013 Sep(90)9:e248-51
  2. McKinney BA, Miller WL, Leach NE, et al. Attributes of Midday Visual Fogging in Scleral Lens Wearers. Presented at the 2013 American Academy of Optometry Meeting.
  3. Langis M, van der Worp E, Brazeau D, et. al. Predicting estimates of oxygen transmissibility for scleral lenses. Cont Anterior Eye 2012 Dec;35(6):266-71.
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(p. 48) Treatment Plan – Managing Eyelid and Periocular Contact Dermatitis
By William L. Miller, OD, MS, PhD, FAAO

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  2. Adams RM, Maibach HI: A five-year study of cosmetic reactions. J Am Acad Dermatol 1985, 13:1062–1069.
  3. Fleischer AB Jr. Treatment of atopic dermatitis: role of tacrolimus ointment as a topical noncorticosteroidal therapy. J Allergy Clin Immunol 1999;104:S126e30.
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(p. 50) Reader and Industry Forum – A Clinical Context for Storage Solution-Induced Staining
By Charles W. McMonnies, MSc.

  1. Efron N. Putting vital stains in context. Clin Exp Optom 2013; 96 (4): 400-421.
  2. Dundas M, Walker A, Woods RL. Clinical grading of corneal staining of non-contact lens wearers. Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 2001; 21 (1): 30-35.
  3. Schwallie JD, Mckenney CD, Long WD, Mcneill A. Corneal staining patterns in normal non-contact lens wearers. Optom Vis Sci 1997; 74 (2): 92-98.
  4. Begley CG, Barr JT, Edrington TB, Long WD, McKenney CD, Chalmers RL. Characteristics of corneal staining in hydrogel contact lens wearers. Optom Vis Sci 1996; 73(3): 193-200.
  5. Jones L, Macdougall N, Sorbara GL. Asymptomatic corneal staining associated with the use of Balafilcon Silicone-Hydrogel contact lenses disinfected with a Polyaminopropyl Biguanide-preserved care regimen. Optom Vis Sci 2002; 79 (12): 753-761.
  6. Chalmers RL, Keay L, McNally J, Kern J. Multicenter case-control study of the role of lens materials and care products on the development of corneal infiltrates. Optom Vis Sci 2012; 89 (3): 316-325.
  7. Carnt N, Willcox MDP, Evans V, Naduvilath TJ, Tilia D, Papas EB, Sweeney DF, Holden BA. Corneal staining: the IER matrix study. Cont Lens Spect (9/1/2007).
  8. McMonnies CW. Re: Putting vital stains in context. Clin Exp Optom 2013; 96 (5): 511.

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