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Contact Lenses

Known as: Contact lens, Lenses, Contact 
Lenses designed to be worn on the front surface of the eyeball. (UMDNS, 1999)
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
AIMS To develop an antimicrobial peptide with broad spectrum activity against bacteria implicated in biomaterial infection of low… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
ABSTRACT Fungal keratitis is commonly caused by Fusarium species and less commonly by Candida species. Recent outbreaks of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The aim of this study was to evaluate "in vivo" the usefulness of molecular imprinting technology to obtain therapeutic soft… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Tribological conditions for contact lenses have very low contact pressures in the range 3–5 kPa and sliding speeds around 12 cm/s… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE To test whether rigid gas permeable (RGP) contact lens wear can reduced the rate of myopia progression in school age… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The aim of this paper was to determine the adhesion of two physico-chemically characterized bacterial strains to a surface… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Contact lens wear is a successful form of vision correction. However, adverse responses can occur during wear. Many of these… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE To evaluate the effect of long-term contact lens wear on corneal thickness, curvature, and surface regularity. DESIGN A… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Bacterial biofilm formation on contact lenses (CLs), and CL storage cases may be a risk factor for CL-associated corneal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Over 13 million people in the United States wear soft contact lenses for refractive correction. Ulcerative keratitis is… Expand
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