A Prospective Clinical Evaluation of a New Scleral Contact Lens for Patients with Distorted Corneas

  title={A Prospective Clinical Evaluation of a New Scleral Contact Lens for Patients with Distorted Corneas},
  author={Philip Fine and Ariela Gordon-Shaag and Esther Leibowitz and Ayelet Chen Lahav and Steven Jackson and Renana Halperin and Liat Gantz},
Objectives: A prospective clinical evaluation of the physiological fit and visual performance of a novel commercially available rigid gas permeable (RGP) scleral contact lens in subjects suffering from distorted corneas is described. Materials and methods: The physiological fit and visual performance of 23.5 mm and 21 mm RGP scleral contact lenses were assessed in 14 subjects (22 eyes) and nine subjects (12 eyes), respectively. All but one participant with a distorted cornea as a result of an… Expand
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