Comparison of accommodation with rigid and flexible contact lenses
Carney, Leo G. & Woo, George C. (1977) Comparison of accommodation with rigid and flexible contact lenses. American Journal of Optometry and Physiological Optics, 54(9), pp. 595-597.
Measurements were made of the amplitude of accommodation for myopes wearing spectacles, rigid contact lenses, and flexible contact lenses. Both forms of contact lenses placed greater accommodative requirements on the myope than did spectacle correction, but no significant difference was found between the 2 types of contact lenses in this respect.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Accommodation, Ocular, Contact Lenses, Myopia/, therapy, Adult, Comparative Study, Contact Lenses, Hydrophilic, Female, Humans, Male, Myopia/physiopathology|
|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
Past > Institutes > Institute for Sustainable Resources
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 1977 American Academy of Optometry|
|Copyright Statement:||Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher.|
|Deposited On:||25 Jan 2006|
|Last Modified:||10 Aug 2011 18:24|
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