February 2016

February 2016

February 2016 Issue


  • A Look at Daily Disposables

    By Maria Markoulli, PhD, MOptom, GradCertOcTher, FBCLA, FAAO

    Are daily disposable lenses poised for global domination, or are they another cog in the wheel?

  • Beyond the Limbus: Scleral Peripheral Curves and Their Modifications

    By Stephanie L. Woo, OD, FAAO, FSLS, & Brooke Messer, OD, FAAO, FSLS

    Whether to better fit an asymmetrical sclera or to accommodate a conjunctival anomaly, modifying peripheral curves can help improve fitting success.

  • GSLS Posters: A First Look

    By Edward S. Bennett, OD, MSEd, FAAO, & Carl Kramer, OD

    Scientific poster highlights from the 2016 Global Specialty Lens Symposium.

  • The Tear Film and Contact Lens Wear

    By John Buch, OD, MS, FAAO; Kristy Canavan, OD, FAAO; Zohra Fadli, PhD; & Charles Scales, PhD

    Part of the challenge of achieving comfortable contact lens wear is to mimic the functions of the tear film.