Certain fungi may be resistant to even proper lens care methods.
Prescribing contact lenses to children requires a vastly different approach compared to adults. Here are some things to keep in mind.
Getting patients to comply with lens wear and care guidelines is a well-known battle. Here are some points to make it a little easier.
Contact lens care is a vital step to the continued safety and health of the contact lens patient. So how does lens care differ in the case of sclerals and other specialty lenses?
A new lens surfacing option improves wettability and lubricity. How does it work?
The ISO recently announced a new method to assess the safety of contact lens products. Will the FDA follow suit?
Turning your interest in scleral lenses into a successful practice-builder requires more than just knowing how to fit them.
Do your patients get mucus buildup on their scleral lenses? Here's one way to remove it.
The CDC recently completed its first national contact lens health campaign. Can lessons learned during the effort help practicing clinicians?
Watch out for third-party contact lens sellers attempting to gain your patients' business.
The CDC offers a helping hand to eye care practitioners. Let's take it!
Could FDA contact lens solution testing procedures introduced earlier this year help curb future Acanthamoeba
Give your patients the "green light" for better care!
New FDA contact lens solution testing procedures introduced earlier this year aim to improve user safety. Will CMC play a role?
Here is a snapshot of what is happening in the industry.
The FDA has completely revised its contact lens solution testing—a dramatic step forward in ensuring patient safety.
Early impressions of a new eyelid cleansing option to help keep your patients’ eyes clean and microbe-free.
Improper lens care by your GP wearers can lead to expensive, unnecessary remakes. Educate patients on proper care techniques to prevent these costly situations.
Heavy mucin build-up can complicate scleral lens wear. A few quick cleaning tips can reduce mucous production and improve long-term success.
Clinical tips to keep contact lens wearers complication-free.
Contact lens solutions have the potential to cause a wide range of complications.
It’s important to consider many underlying causes for red eye.
The cost of non-compliance can be much higher than we think.
Take a step back and revisit the basics of contact lens solutions.