17. May 2013 12:26
The fifth Global Lens Symposium was a great success and attracted a large number of contact lens practitioners. And it turned out that the most important trend in contact lens fitting is the use of scleral lenses.
One of the most popular of sessions ... [More]
16. May 2013 12:21
The comfort of contact lens wear depends not only on which contact lenses a patient uses, but also on the preferred combination of lenses and lens care products. A group of researchers have recently conducted a study investigating the matter and publ... [More]
15. May 2013 08:41
Lactoferrin, lysozyme and other proteins found in tears can negatively affect contact lenses, leading to contact lens papillary conjunctivitis. However, they also help to protect the eyes against infections and so they are generally considered to be ... [More]
14. May 2013 08:18
The allergy season has already started and Vistakon, a manufacturer of contact lenses and related products, belonging to Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, is offering a free brochure on allergies and their ocular symptoms.
The brochure (entitl... [More]
13. May 2013 08:02
An interesting study has recently been carried out by a group of Japanese researchers, who wanted to find out how cosmetic contact lenses affect eye wavefront aberrations.
The researchers (N. Takabayashi, T. Hiraoka, T. Kiuchi T and T. Oshika) used a... [More]