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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2015
2015
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to investigate the optical zone power profile of the most commonly prescribed soft contact… (More)
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2008
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2008
Fungal keratitis is commonly caused by Fusarium species and less commonly by Candida species. Recent outbreaks of Fusarium… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND This study was initiated after observation of some intriguing epithelial growth properties of contact lenses used as a… (More)
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2005
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2005
The aim of this study was to evaluate "in vivo" the usefulness of molecular imprinting technology to obtain therapeutic soft… (More)
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2003
2003
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of contact lenses on the optical performance of the eye by measuring… (More)
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2002
2002
PURPOSE To evaluate the short-term therapeutic value of soft contact lenses in patients with keratoprosthesis. METHODS Nineteen… (More)
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2001
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2001
The aim of this paper was to determine the adhesion of two physico-chemically characterized bacterial strains to a surface… (More)
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2000
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2000
PURPOSE To evaluate the effect of long-term contact lens wear on corneal thickness, curvature, and surface regularity. DESIGN A… (More)
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1998
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1998
Bacterial biofilm formation on contact lenses (CLs), and CL storage cases may be a risk factor for CL-associated corneal… (More)
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1989
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1989
Over 13 million people in the United States wear soft contact lenses for refractive correction. Ulcerative keratitis is… (More)
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