Let’s take a more detailed look at this condition and how it may impact contact lens wear.
Due to the fluid reservoir that constantly bathes and protects the ocular surface, scleral lenses are ideal for presbyopic patients who often have concomitant dry eye.
At times, lens materials and cleaning solutions can be altered to improve contact lens comfort/surface issues, but at other times it may be the ocular surface that is causing the problem.
ABB’s education topics include an overview of the dry eye care portfolio, staff training, and ways to find potential dry eye patients in your practice.
Setting proper expectations for patients can be as important as fitting them with the proper contact lens.
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