Contact Lens Spectrum


October 2018

Document #275

(p. 12) Research Review – How Relevant Are Corneal GP Lenses Today
By S. Barry Eiden, OD

  1. Nichols JJ. Contact Lenses 2017. Contact Lens Spectrum. 2018 Jan;33:20-25, 42.
  2. Michaud L, Bennett ES, Woo SL, et al. Clinical Evaluation of Large Diameter Rigid-Gas Permeable Versus Soft Toric Contact Lenses for the Correction of Refractive Astigmatism. A MultiCenter Study. Eye Contact Lens. 2018 May;44:164-169.
  3. de Jong B, van der Meulen IJ, van Vliet JM, Lapid-Gortzak R, Nieuwendaal CP, van den Berg TJ. Effects of Corneal Scars and Their Treatment with Rigid Contact Lenses on Quality of Vision. Eye Contact Lens. 2017 Mar 21.
  4. Yamaguchi T, Shimizu E, Yagi-Yaguchi Y, Tomida D, Satake Y, Shimazaki J. A Novel Entity of Corneal Diseases with Irregular Posterior Corneal Surfaces: Concept and Clinical Relevance. Cornea. 2017 Nov;36 Suppl 1:S53-S59.
  5. Bagheri A, Abbasi H, Tavakoli M, Sheibanizadeh A, Kheiri B, Yazdani S. Effect of Rigid Gas Permeable Contact Lenses on Nystagmus and Visual Function in Hyperopic Patients with Infantile Nystagmus Syndrome. Strabismus. 2017 Mar;25:17-22.
  6. Singh K, Bhattacharyya M, Arora R, Dangda S, Mutreja A. Alterations in contact lens fitting parameters following cross-linking in keratoconus patients of Indian ethnicity. Int Ophthalmol. 2018 Aug;38:1521-1530.
  7. Nilagiri VK, Metlapally S, Kalaiselvan P, Schor CM, Bharadwaj SR. LogMAR and Stereoacuity in Keratoconus Corrected with Spectacles and Rigid Gas-permeable Contact Lenses. Optom Vis Sci. 2018 Apr;95:391-398.
  8. Gill FR, Murphy PJ, Purslow C. Cont Lens Anterior Eye. Topical anaesthetic use prior to rigid gas permeable contact lens fitting. 2017 Dec;40:424-431.

(p. 15) GP Insights – Building Your Practice with GP Lenses: The Final Word
By Edward S. Bennett, OD, MSEd

  1. Efron N. Contact lenses toward 2000. Presented at the annual meeting of the Scottish Contact Lens Society, Mar. 1994.
  2. Efron N. Obituary – rigid contact lenses. Contact Lens Ant Eye. 2010 Oct;33:245-252.
  3. Nichols JJ. Contact lenses 2017. Contact Lens Spectrum. 2018 Jan;33:20-25,42.
  4. Efron N, Morgan PB, Woods CA, International Contact Lens Prescribing Survey Consortium. International survey of rigid contact lens fitting. Optom Vis Sci. 2013 Feb;90:113-118.
  5. Efron N. Current and future controversies in contact lenses. Contact Lens Spectrum 2018;33(6):28-34.
  6. Koppen C, Kreps EO, Anthonissen L, Van Hoey M, Dhubhghaill SN, Vermeulen L. Scleral lenses reduce the need for corneal transplants in severe keratoconus. Am J Ophthalmol. 2018 Jan;185:43-47.

(p. 18) Dry Eye Dx and Tx – The Psychology of Dry Eye
By William Townsend, OD

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  2. Drosos AA, Angelopoulos NV, Liakos A, Moutsopoulos HM. Personality structure disturbances and psychiatric manifestations in primary Sjögren's syndrome. J Autoimmun. 1989 Aug;2:489-493.
  3. Hallak JA, Tibrewal S, Jain S. Depressive Symptoms in Patients With Dry Eye Disease: A Case-Control Study Using the Beck Depression Inventory. Cornea. 2015 Dec;34:1545-1550.
  4. Szakáts I, Sebestyén M, Németh J, Birkás E, Purebi G. The Role of Health Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms in Dry Eye Disease. Curr Eye Res. 2016 Aug;41:1044-1049.
  5. Tong L, Hong L, Lee R, Zhao Y, Sung S, Chiang P. The relationship of depression and anxiety with dry eye subtypes. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2013 Jun;54:4357.

(p. 47) Pediatric and Teen CL Care – CL Management of Ocular Trauma in Children
By Melanie Frogozo, OD

  1. Pradhan ZS, Mittal R, Jacob P. Rigid gas-permeable contact lenses for visual rehabilitation of traumatized eyes in children. Cornea. 2014 May;33:486-489.
  2. Alipur F, Hosseini SS. Visual management of aphakia with concomitant severe corneal irregularity by mini-scleral design contact lenses. J Curr Ophthalmol. 2016 Mar 30;28:27-31.
  3. Romem M, Singer L. Traumatic aniridia. Br J Ophthalmol. 1973 Aug;57:613-614.

(p. 52) Contact Lens Case Reports – Myopia Control and Higher-Order Aberrations
By Patrick J. Caroline, & Mark P. André

  1. Hiraoka T, Matsumoto Y, Okamoto F, et al. Corneal higher-order aberrations induced by overnight orthokeratology. Am J Ophthalmol. 2005 Mar;139:429-436.
  2. Kojima R, Turpin S, Caroline P, Kinoshita B, Lampa M, Andre M. Orthokeratology Treatment Size and its Relationship to High Order Aberrations. Poster Session, Global Specialty Lens Symposium, Las Vegas, Jan. 2018.