Special Commentary: Food and Drug Administration, American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Academy of Optometry, American Optometric Association and the Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists Cosponsored Workshop: Revamping Microbiological Test Methods for Contact Lenses, Products, and Acce

@article{Hampton2015SpecialCF,
  title={Special Commentary: Food and Drug Administration, American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Academy of Optometry, American Optometric Association and the Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists Cosponsored Workshop: Revamping Microbiological Test Methods for Contact Lenses, Products, and Acce},
  author={Denise Hampton and Michelle E. Tarver and Deborah S. Jacobs and Loretta B. Szczotka-Flynn and Thomas L. Steinemann and Deepinder K. Dhaliwal and Michael R. Due{\~n}as and Bennie Hau Jeng and Malvina B. Eydelman},
  journal={Eye & contact lens},
  year={2015},
  volume={41 6},
  pages={
          329-33
        }
}
Contact lenses are widely used medical devices, with approximately 39.2 million wearers in the United States as of 2014. Proper care of these medical devices is a multifaceted process that involves cleaning and disinfection, proper maintenance of cases for lens storage, and diligence of the user with respect to wearing and replacement schedules. Although patient adherence to these aspects of lens care is critical to prevent infection and other complications, nonadherence characterized by… CONTINUE READING
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