Central and peripheral corneal thickness changes during contact lens wear
Carney, Leo G. (1974) Central and peripheral corneal thickness changes during contact lens wear. The Contact Lens Journal, 5, pp. 3-10.
A project is descibed in which changes in various corneal parameters during contact lens wear were measured while variables effecting these changes wre either controlled or their effect observed. Increases in central corneal thickness and thickness at four points in the corneal periphery are described. As well, the recovery of the corneal thickness change two hours after lens removal is described.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|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 1974 University of Waterloo|
|Copyright Statement:||The contents of this journal can be freely accessed online via the journal’s web page (see link).|
|Deposited On:||02 Feb 2006|
|Last Modified:||09 Jun 2010 12:30|
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