Microbial adhesion to silicone hydrogel lenses: a review.


PURPOSE Microbial adhesion to contact lenses is believed to be one of the initiating events in the formation of many corneal infiltrative events, including microbial keratitis, that occur during contact lens wear. The advent of silicone hydrogel lenses has not reduced the incidence of these events. This may partly be related to the ability of microbes to… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/ICL.0b013e318275e284


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@article{Willcox2013MicrobialAT, title={Microbial adhesion to silicone hydrogel lenses: a review.}, author={Mark Willcox}, journal={Eye & contact lens}, year={2013}, volume={39 1}, pages={61-6} }