Trends in Australian contact lens prescribing during the first decade of the 21st Century (2000-2009).

@article{Efron2010TrendsIA,
  title={Trends in Australian contact lens prescribing during the first decade of the 21st Century (2000-2009).},
  author={Nathan Efron and Philip Bruce Morgan and Craig A Woods},
  journal={Clinical & experimental optometry},
  year={2010},
  volume={93 4},
  pages={243-52}
}
PURPOSE The aim was to document contact lens prescribing trends in Australia between 2000 and 2009. METHODS A survey of contact lens prescribing trends was conducted each year between 2000 and 2009. Australian optometrists were asked to provide information relating to 10 consecutive contact lens fittings between January and March each year. RESULTS Over the 10-year survey period, 1,462 practitioners returned survey forms representing a total of 13,721 contact lens fittings. The mean age… CONTINUE READING