The impact of contemporary contact lenses on contact lens discontinuation.

  title={The impact of contemporary contact lenses on contact lens discontinuation.},
  author={Kathryn A Dumbleton and Craig A Woods and Lyndon W. Jones and Desmond Fonn},
  journal={Eye & contact lens},
  volume={39 1},
OBJECTIVES Discontinuation or "dropout" from contact lens (CL) wear continues to afflict the CL industry. This study was conducted to determine whether the advent of new CL materials and designs has impacted the dropout rate and the reasons for discontinuation. METHODS Current and lapsed CL wearers residing in Canada were recruited using Facebook to take part in an on line survey investigating CL wearing experiences during 2008 to 2010 and to establish the percentage of participants who… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 3 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 44 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…