Contact Lens Spectrum


February 2019

Document #279

(p. 12) Refractive Focus – Tips for Cataract Surgery in Former LASIK Patients
By Shanda Ross, OD

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  2. Epitropoulos A. Take Care With Cataract Surgery After LASIK: The Promise of Topography. Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. 2018 Aug. Available at . Accessed on Dec. 2, 2018.
  3. McDonald M. Take Care With Cataract Surgery After LASIK: Early LASIK Patients are Often Best Served by Monofocal IOLs. Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. 2018 Aug. Available at . Accessed on Dec. 2, 2018.
  4. Owen J. 6 steps to prepare former LASIK patients for cataract surgery. Optometry Times. 2018 Aug. Available at .
  5. Luchs J, Buznega C, Trattler WB. Prevalence of Blepharitis in Patients Scheduled for Routine Cataract Surgery. Presented at American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 2010 Apr, Boston.
  6. Wang L, Hill WE, Koch DD. Evaluation of intraocular lens power prediction methods using the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Post-Keratorefractive Intraocular Lens Power Calculator. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2010 Sep;36:1466-1473.
  7. Kang BS, Han JM, Oh JY, Kim MK, Wee WR. Intraocular Lens Power Calculation after Refractive Surgery: A Comparative Analysis of Accuracy and Predictability. Korean J Ophthalmol. 2017 Dec;31:479-488.
  8. Wang L, Tang M, Huang D, Weikert MP, Koch DD. Comparison of Newer Intraocular Lens Power Calculation Methods for Eyes after Corneal Refractive Surgery. Ophthalmology. 2015 Dec;122:2443–2449.
  9. Hill W. Intraoperative aberrometer evolves with new standard for accuracy. Ophthalmology Times. 2015 Nov. Available at . Accessed on Dec. 27, 2018.
  10. Cionni R. Intraoperative aberrometry providing ‘tighter’ outcomes. Ophthalmology Times. 2015 May. Available at . Accessed on Dec. 27, 2018.

(p. 15) Prescribing for Presbyopia – Multifocal Innovation
By Matthew Lampa, OD

  1. Cooper J, O’Connor B, Watanabe R, et al. Case Series Analysis of Myopic Progression Control With a Unique Extended Depth of Focus Multifocal Contact Lens. Eye Contact Lens. 2018 Sep;44:e16-e24.
  2. Zheng F, Caroline P, Lampa M, Kojima R, Kinoshita B, Andre M, Morrison, S. Visual effects of centered and decentered multifocal optics. Poster presented at the Global Specialty Lens Symposium 2016, Las Vegas.

(p. 17) Dry Eye Dx and Tx – The Effect of Hormones on the Ocular Surface
By William Townsend, OD

  1. Truong S, Cole N, Stapleton F, Golebiowski B. Sex hormones and the dry eye. Clin Exp Optom. 2014 Jul;97:324-336.
  2. Schröder A, Abrar DB, Hampel U, Schicht M, Paulsen F, Garreis F. In vitro effects of sex hormones in human meibomian gland epithelial cells. Exp Eye Res. 2016 Oct;151:190-202.
  3. Nichols KK, Foulks GN, Bron AJ, et al. The international workshop on meibomian gland dysfunction: executive summary. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011 Mar 30;52:1922-1929.
  4. Golebiowski G, Badarudin N, Eden J, et al. The effects of transdermal testosterone and oestrogen therapy on dry eye in postmenopausal women: a randomised, placebo-controlled, pilot study. Br J Ophthalmol. 2017 Jul;101:926-932.
  5. Connor CG. Reduction in OSDI scores suggests symptomatic relief of dry eye with 3% testosterone cream. Poster presented at the American Academy of Optometry meeting, December 9-12, 2004; Tampa, FL.

(p. 49) Pediatric and Teen CL Care – Benefits of Contact Lenses for High Refractive Errors
By Melanie Frogozo, OD

  1. Sindt CW, Pediatric Contact Lens Fitting. In Hom MM, Bruce AS, eds. Manual of Contact Lens Prescribing and Fitting, Third Edition. Buttrworth-Heinemann. 2006:599-636.
  2. Walline JJ, Jones LA, Sinnott L, et al. Randomized trial of the effect of contact lens wear on self-perception in children. Optom Vis Sci. 2009 Mar;86:222-232.

(p. 50) Prescribing for Astigmatism – Is My Child a Candidate for Orthokeratology?
By Brooke Messer, OD

  1. Van Meter WS, Musch DC, Jacobs DS, et al. Safety of overnight orthokeratology for myopia: a report by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Ophthalmology. 2008 Dec;15:3201-2313.
  2. Baertschi M, Wyss M. Correction of high amounts of astigmatism through orthokeratology: a case report. J Optom. 2010 Oct;3:182–184.
  3. Chen C, Cheung SW, Cho P. Myopia control using toric orthokeratology: TO-SEE study). Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2013 Oct 3;54:6510-6517.