The relationship between clinical signs and dry eye symptoms

  title={The relationship between clinical signs and dry eye symptoms},
  author={Heiko Pult and Chris Purslow and Paul James Murphy},
PurposeTo evaluate (i) the relationship between traditional and new clinical tests (lid-wiper epitheliopathy (LWE), lid-parallel conjunctival folds (LIPCOF)) and dry eye symptoms in non-contact lens wearers, and (ii) that a combination of these tests can improve predictive ability for the development of dry eye symptoms.MethodsTear meniscus height (TMH), non-invasive break-up time (NIBUT), ocular hyperaemia, LIPCOF, phenol red thread test (PRTT), corneal and conjunctival staining, and LWE… CONTINUE READING
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