Rigid lens care solutions: How different are they?
Cleaning, soaking and wetting are the three most common objetives listed on the labels of rigid lens care solutions. Debate however, still persists over wether combinations solutions (aimed at doing two or more simultaneously) are really just care step compromises, versus whether single purpose solutions (the purist apprach) are truly worth the compliance risks that multiple steps can invite.
While the patient clearly represents the least predictable variable in the use of such solutions, products through their distinctive formulation philosophies can represent, as well markedly different approaches to the same problem, or intended mission. Our purpose here is to look at some of the differences which are not commonly listed on labels, among sveral products intended for rigid lens care.
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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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