Contact Lens: Fitting Guide

Contact Lens: Fitting Guide

By: Ajay Kumar Bhootra (author)Paperback

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Description

This book is a concise guide to contact lens fitting for optometrists and trainees. Beginning with an introduction to contact lenses and the pre-contact lens fitting eye examination, making sure a patient is suitable for wearing contact lenses, the following chapters describe the fitting of different types of corrective lens - soft, toric and rigid gas permeable. Separate chapters examine the use of therapeutic contact lenses, used to protect the eye whilst it heals after injury or infection, rather than to correct vision; and lenses for presbyopia, age-related long-sightedness. Key points Concise guide to contact lens fitting for optometrists and trainees Detailed discussion on pre-contact lens fitting eye exam and patient suitability Describes various types of corrective lenses Includes chapters on therapeutic lenses and contact lenses for presbyopia

About Author

Ajay Kumar Bhootra B Optom DOS FAO FOAL FCLI (Alighar) ICLEP (Hyderabad) FIACLE (Australia) Diploma in Sportvision (UK) CEO and DEAN, Krishnalaya School of Optometry, Kolkata, India

Contents

Introduction to Contact Lenses Pre-contact Lens Fitting Eye Examination Fitting Soft Contact Lenses Fitting Soft Toric Lenses Spherical RGP Lens Fitting Therapeutic Contact Lens Fitting Presbyopia and Contact Lens Fitting

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9789350909744
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 88
  • ID: 9789350909744
  • weight: 190
  • ISBN10: 935090974X

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