Contact lens lubricants: Part 1
The term lubricant is one of the more popular descriptors found on solution labels today. Taken literally, ity promises a reduction of friction between contact lens and tissue. But, in fact, several other effects are commonly expected as well. These include the formation of a cushioning layer, the facilitation of wetting, a reduction of sticking, and, in general a more pleasant reception of the lens on insertion.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
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|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 1988 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins|
|Deposited On:||08 Feb 2006|
|Last Modified:||10 Aug 2011 13:10|
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