Laboratory evaluation of blended lenticular aphakic lenses
Atchison, David A. (1988) Laboratory evaluation of blended lenticular aphakic lenses. Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics, 8(3), pp. 275-286.
Six types of blended lenticular aspheric lenses for the correction of aphakia were assessed with respect to mass, spectacle magnification, off-axis power errors, peripheral distortion, visual field size and cosmetic appearance. Relative to spherical surfaced lenses, these lenses showed considerably reduced mass, reduced peripheral distortion, increased visual field size and improved cosmetic appearance. All but one type showed considerably reduced off-axis power errors, but none of the lenses showed much reduction in spectacle magnification. In general, the manufacturers’ claims made in favour of the blended lenticular lenses were supported.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Additional Information:||For more information or for a copy of this article contact: David A. Atchison firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Keywords:||blended lenticular lenses, aphakic, aspheric lenses, aphakia|
|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 Blackwell Publishing|
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|Deposited On:||17 Aug 2006|
|Last Modified:||15 Jan 2009 17:09|
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