Contact Lens Practice, 2nd Edition

Contact Lens Practice

2nd Edition

By Nathan Efron, BScOptom PhD (Melbourne), DSc (Manchester), FAAO (Dip CL), FIACLE, FCCLSA, FBCLA, Research Professor, School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia


Part 1 Introduction

Historical perspective.

The anterior eye

Visual optics

Clinical instruments

 

Part 2 Soft contact lenses

Soft lens materials

Soft lens manufacture

Soft lens optics

Soft lens measurement

Soft lens design and fitting

Soft toric lens design and fitting

Soft lens care systems

 

Part 3 Rigid contact lenses

Rigid lens materials

Rigid lens manufacture

Rigid lens optics

Rigid lens measurement

Rigid lens design and fitting

Rigid toric lens design and fitting

Rigid lens care systems

 

Part 4 Lens replacement modalities

Unplanned lens replacement

Daily soft lens replacement

Planned soft lens replacement

Planned rigid lens replacement

 

Part 5 Special lenses and fitting considerations

Scleral lenses

Tinted lenses

Presbyopia

Continuous wear

Sport

Keratoconus

High ametropia

Paediatric fitting

Therapeutic applications

Post-refractive Surgery

Post-keratoplasty

Orthokeratology

Diabetes

 

Part 6 Patient examination and management

History taking

Preliminary examination

Patient education

Aftercare

Complications

Digital imaging

Compliance

Practice management

 

Appendices

Index