Validation of a New Instrument for Measurement of Flexible Contact Lenses
A newly developed instrument for the measurement of flexible contact lens parameters incorporating an autostigmatic microscope and optimised light collection techniques, is evaluated. The instrument measures back and front central optic radii and centre thickness of the contact lens, and these measurements can be used to determine back vertex powers. The instrument is shown to provide reliable and repeatable measures of lens parameters.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||flexible contact lenses, back central optic radius thickness power radiuscope|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > OPTOMETRY AND OPHTHALMOLOGY (111300)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health|
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 1985 Optometrists Association Australia|
|Deposited On:||20 Jan 2006|
|Last Modified:||10 Aug 2011 23:21|
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