Therapeutic contact lens as the primary treatment for traumatic corneal erosions.

@article{Gilad2004TherapeuticCL,
  title={Therapeutic contact lens as the primary treatment for traumatic corneal erosions.},
  author={Emil Gilad and Irit Bahar and Benjamin Rotberg and Dov Weinberger},
  journal={The Israel Medical Association journal : IMAJ},
  year={2004},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={28-9}
}
BACKGROUND Corneal erosions, a common and very painful ailment, are traditionally treated with pressure patches and antibiotic ointment but the healing is slow. OBJECTIVES To report our experience with the use of therapeutic contact lenses for the primary treatment of traumatic corneal erosions. METHODS During the last 5 years in a single community… CONTINUE READING