Clinical Manual of Contact Lenses / Edition 3

Clinical Manual of Contact Lenses / Edition 3

by Vinita Allee Henry
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781778298

ISBN-13: 9780781778299

Pub. Date: 12/01/2008

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Thoroughly revised and updated—and now in full color for the first time—this manual is a complete, current, and convenient "how-to" guide to fitting, evaluating, and troubleshooting contact lenses, particularly specialty contact lens designs. The book is the perfect quick reference to consult during a patient's examination and a user-friendly

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Thoroughly revised and updated—and now in full color for the first time—this manual is a complete, current, and convenient "how-to" guide to fitting, evaluating, and troubleshooting contact lenses, particularly specialty contact lens designs. The book is the perfect quick reference to consult during a patient's examination and a user-friendly study guide for boards. Each chapter includes clinical cases, nomograms, and a proficiency checklist.

This edition has over 200 new illustrations, including 169 full-color photographs. Coverage includes new information on silicone hydrogels, disposable lenses, and new lens designs, materials, and care systems, as well as significant updates on clinical topics such as orthokeratology and bifocals. The contributors represent sixteen schools and colleges of optometry.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781778299
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
12/01/2008
Edition description:
Third
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION

Preliminary Evaluation
Edward S. Bennett, Ronald K. Watanabe, and Carolyn G. Begley

Companion for Contact Lens Optics
William J. Benjamin

GAS-PERMEABLE LENSES

Corneal Topography
Eef van der Worp, John de Brabander, and Frans Jongsma

Gas-Permeable Material Selection
Edward S. Bennett

Lens Design, Fitting, and Evaluation
Edward S. Bennett and L. Gina Sorbara

Lens Care and Patient Education
Edward S. Bennett and Heidi Wagner

Verification of Gas-Permeable Lenses
Vinita Allee Henry

Gas-Permeable Lens Problem Solving
Edward S. Bennett and Terry Scheid

SOFT LENSES

Modification
Edward S. Bennett and Keith Parker

Soft Material Selection/Fitting and Evaluation
Vinita Allee Henry and Julie Ott DeKinder

Silicone Hydrogel Lenses
Vinita Allee Henry

Soft Lens Care and Patient Education
Vinita Allee Henry

Hydrogel Lens Problem Solving
J. Bart Campbell, Vinita Allee Henry, and John W. Marohn

CHALLENGING CASES

Correction of Astigmatism
Edward S. Bennett, Kimberly A. Layfield, Paul Blaze, and Melvin R. Remba

Bifocal Contact Lenses
Edward S. Bennett and Vinita Allee Henry

Extended Wear
Kathy Dumbleton and Lyndon Jones

Aphakia
Larry J. Davis and Dennis Burger

Keratoconus
Edward S. Bennett, Joseph T. Barr, and Loretta Szczotka-Flynn

Postsurgical Contact Lens Fitting
Michael DePaolis, Joseph Shovlin, Julie DeKinder, and Christine Sindt

Orthokeratology
Marjorie Rah and John Mark Jackson

Management of Contact Lens-Associated or Lens-Induced Pathology
Ron Melton and Randall Thomas

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT

Contact Lens Practice Management
Janice M. Jurkus, Brad Williams, Walter West, Peter G. Shaw-McMinn, Carmen Castellano, Jack Schaeffer, Walter Choate, N. Rex Ghormley, Stephanie Erker, and Jeff Harter

APPENDICES

Keratometer Diopter Conversion to Millimeters

Effective Spectacle Lens Power at the Corneal Plane

Extended Keratometer Range with +1.25 D Lens and -1.00 D Lens

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