Contact Lens Spectrum


August 2017

Document #261

(p. 12) Refractive Focus – Is Smile Redefining Refractive Surgery As We Know It?
By Shanda Ross, OD

  1. Reinstein DZ, Archer TJ, Gobbe M. Small incision lenticule extraction (SMILE) history, fundamentals of a new refractive surgery technique and clinical outcomes. Eye Vision (Lond). 2014 Oct 16;1:3.
  2. Aristeidou A, Taniguchi EV, Tsatsos M, et al. The evolution of corneal and refractive surgery with femtosecond laser. Eye Vis (Lond). 2015 Jul 14;2:12.
  3. Carl Zeiss Meditec. Facts You Need to Know About the VisuMax SMILE Procedure for the Correction of Myopia. 2016 Aug 30. Available at . Accessed on June 29, 2017.
  4. Schallhorn S, Brown M, Venter J, Teenan D, Hettinger K, Yamamoto H. Early Clinical Outcomes of Wavefront-Guided Myopic LASIK Treatments Using a New-Generation Hartmann-Shack Aberrometer. J Refract Surg. 2014 Jan;30:14-21.
  5. WaveLight GMBH. Allegretto Wave Eye-Q Scanning Spot LASIK System: Addendum Procedure Manual T-CAT Topography-Guided Treatments. 2013 Jul 29. Available at . Accessed on Jun 29, 2017.
  6. FDA. VisuMax Femtosecond Laser premarket approval application letter. 2015 Oct 30. Available at . Accessed on June 29, 2017.
  7. Piñero DP, Teus MA Clinical outcomes of small-incision lenticule extraction and femtosecond laser–assisted wavefront-guided laser in situ keratomileusis: J Cataract Refract Surg. 2016 Jul;42:1078-1093.
  8. Zhang Y, Shen Q, Jia Y, Zhou D, Zhou J. Clinical outcomes of SMILE and FS-LASIK used to treat myopia: A meta-analysis. J Refract Surg. 2016 Apr;32:256-265.
  9. Mattila JS, Holopainen JM. Bilateral ectasia after femtosecond laser-assisted small incision lenticule extraction (SMILE). J Refract Surg. 2016 Jul;1:32:497-500.
  10. Han T, Zheng K, Chen Y, Gao Y, He L, Zhou X. Four-year observation of predictability and stability of small incision lenticule extraction. BMC Ophthalmology. 2016 Aug 30;16:149.
  11. Reinstein DZ. Small incision lenticule extraction (SMILE) in 2015. US Ophthalmic Review. 2015;8(1):30-32.

(p. 14) Prescribing for Presbyopia – Correcting Presbyopia with Orthokeratology
By Douglas P. Benoit, OD

  1. Herzberg C. Personal communication. 2017 May.
  2. Gifford P, Swarbrick HA. Refractive changes from hyperopic orthokeratology monovision in presbyopes. Optom Vis Sci. 2013 Apr;90:306-313.

(p. 19) Custom Soft Corner – Let’s Talk Pupils
By Stephanie Ramdass, OD, MS

  1. Mandell RB, Chiang CS, Klein SA. Location of the Major Corneal Reference Points. Optom Vis Sci. 1995 Nov;72:776-784.
  2. Lampa M, So K, Caroline P, Kinoshita B, Andre M, Kojima R. Assessing Soft Multifocal Contact Lens Centration with the Aid of Corneal Topography. Poster presented at the Global Specialty Lens Symposium, Las Vegas. Jan 2013.

(p. 50) Pediatric and Teen CL Care – Teaching Contact Lens Handling to Children
By Melanie Frogozo, OD

  1. Walline J, Rah M, Sindt C, Bennett E. Children and Contact Lenses, in Clinical Manual of Contact Lenses, Fourth Edition. Bennett E and Henry VA, eds. 2014 Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. pp. 497-517.

(p. 52) Prescribing for Astigmatism – Astigmatism: To Correct or Not to Correct?
By Grace Liao, OD; Britney Kitamata-Wong, OD; & Timothy B. Edrington, OD, MS

  1. Snyder C. A review and discussion of crossed cylinder effects and over-refractions with toric soft contact lenses. International Contact Lens Clinic. 1989 Apr;16:113-118.

(p. 56) Contact Lens Case Reports – Is It Forme Fruste or Early Primary Keratoconus
By Patrick J. Caroline & Mark P. André

  1. Amsler M. Le keratocone fruste au Javal. Ophthalmologica. 1938-39;96:77-83
  2. Duke-Elder S, Leigh AG. Systems of Ophthalmology, Diseases of the Outer Eye Part 2. C.V, Mosby Company. 1965, pp. 967-968.