Contact Lenses, Extended-Wear

Known as: Lens, Extended-Wear Contact, Contact Lens, Extended-Wear, Contact Lenses, Extended Wear 
Hydrophilic contact lenses worn for an extended period or permanently.
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1965-2018
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2012
2012
PURPOSE To investigate factors associated with spectacle wear in a group of primarily Native-American children provided… (More)
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2009
2009
Eye drops are inefficient means of delivering ophthalmic drugs because of limited bioavailability and these can cause significant… (More)
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2004
2004
PURPOSE The aim was to simulate the visual appearance of images viewed through corrective lenses having known, arbitrary types… (More)
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2000
2000
AIMS To report the clinical findings and visual outcome of patients with extended wear contact lens (EWCL) related bacterial… (More)
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1990
1990
Soft contact lenses are bathed with tear components during wear and surface deposits accumulate. This report shows that… (More)
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1987
1987
While medical scientific knowledge pertaining to bacterial adhesion to biomaterials has become a rapidly growing field in most… (More)
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1987
1987
The microbial flora and fauna of 25 high water content nonionic "soft" contact lenses worn by patients on an extended wear basis… (More)
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1983
1983
65 aphakic patients (89 eyes) wore extended wear contact lenses for an average period of 22.8 months. 74% of the patients… (More)
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1983
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1983
Although cosmetic extended-wear contact lenses are generally safe, they can be associated with a number of complications. A… (More)
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1981
1981
Swelling of the cornea during sleep when wearing an extended wear contact lens has a osmotic and hypoxic component. The normal… (More)
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