Now in its thoroughly revised, updated Second Edition, this manual is a complete, current, and convenient qhow-toq guide to fitting and caring for contact lens patients. The book is the perfect quick reference to consult during a patient's examination and a user-friendly study guide for boards. Sections on rigid (qhardq) and hydrogel (qsoftq) lenses cover selection, fitting, lens care and patient education, verification, and problem-solving. This edition's Challenging Cases section features three new chapters on keratoconus, post-surgical fitting, and orthokeratology and also covers astigmatism, bifocal contact lenses, extended wear, aphakia, and management of lens-associated pathology. The book is organized so that readers can locate any topic without having to read the whole chapter. Each chapter includes clinical cases, nomograms, and a Clinical Proficiency Checklist that summarizes key points students must know for boards. Nearly 200 illustrations complement the text.Now in its thoroughly revised, updated Second Edition, this manual is a complete, current, and convenient aquot;how-toaquot; guide to fitting and caring for contact lens patients.
|Title||:||Clinical Manual of Contact Lenses|
|Author||:||Edward S. Bennett, Vinita Allee Henry|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2000|