Efficacy and safety of the ProTek (Vifilcon A) therapeutic soft contact lens after photorefractive keratectomy.

@article{LimBonSiong1998EfficacyAS,
  title={Efficacy and safety of the ProTek (Vifilcon A) therapeutic soft contact lens after photorefractive keratectomy.},
  author={Ruben Lim-Bon-Siong and Shailaja Valluri and Mae E Gordon and Jay S. Pepose},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={1998},
  volume={125 2},
  pages={169-76}
}
PURPOSE To test the ProTek (Vifilcon A) therapeutic soft contact lens in the alleviation of post-photorefractive keratectomy pain, its effect on epithelial healing, and its safety. METHODS Forty-seven consecutive eligible patients undergoing unilateral excimer laser photorefractive keratectomy for myopia were randomly assigned to receive standard… CONTINUE READING