1. History, evolution, and evolving standards of contact lens care.

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  • Contact lenses and lens care regimens are an important part of eyecare practices and vital to lens-wearing patients. New contact lens materials and cleaning options continue to come to market and affect how patients wear and care for their lenses. In this section we look at how the contact lens and lens solution revolution started, how it has evolved over the last 40 years, and how standards have evolved and impacted these new offerings.
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  • Contact Lens Solutions, Contact Lenses, Equipment Contamination, History, 20th Century, History, 21st Century, Practice Guidelines as Topic
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    Author List

  • Szczotka-Flynn L; Ahearn DG; Barr J; Benjamin WJ; Kiang T; Nichols JJ; Schein OD; Stone RP; Winterton L
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  • S4
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  • S8
  • Volume

  • 36 Suppl 1