Utility of a semi-scleral contact lens design in the management of the irregular cornea.

@article{RomeroJimnez2013UtilityOA,
  title={Utility of a semi-scleral contact lens design in the management of the irregular cornea.},
  author={Miguel Romero-Jim{\'e}nez and Patricia Flores-Rodr{\'i}guez},
  journal={Contact lens & anterior eye : the journal of the British Contact Lens Association},
  year={2013},
  volume={36 3},
  pages={
          146-50
        }
}
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the utility of the Rose K2 XL semi-scleral contact lens (Menicon Co. Ltd., Nagoya, Japan) in the management of the irregular cornea. METHODS Twenty-seven subjects (34 eyes) with irregular corneas referred for contact lens fitting were evaluated. A diagnostic trial set was used in the fitting process. Once the trial lens was considered optimal, a final lens was ordered from the manufacturer with the necessary changes in power, edge lift and diameter. We analyzed visual… CONTINUE READING

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