The effect of scleral search coil lens wear on the eye.

  title={The effect of scleral search coil lens wear on the eye.},
  author={Paul John Murphy and A. L. Duncan and A J Glennie and Paul C Knox},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  volume={85 3},
BACKGROUND/AIM Scleral search coils are used to measure eye movements. A recent abstract suggests that the coil can affect the eye by decreasing visual acuity, increasing intraocular pressure, and damaging the corneal and conjunctival surface. Such findings, if repeated in all subjects, would cast doubt on the credibility of the search coil as a reliable investigative technique. The aim of this study was to reassess the effect of the scleral search coil on visual function. METHODS Six… CONTINUE READING
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