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تحميل الدليل التدريبي

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Course No.

Course Title

Credit Hours

Theory

Lab

Total

OPT 355

Contact Lenses II

1

1

2

Description

This second course in a three semester series will discuss topics pertaining to fitting rigid lenses. Adding to the information base presented in the previous semester, topics will include: rigid lens design, materials, care regimens, insertion and removal. Fitting techniques and lacrimal lens, fluorescein patterns and alignment, flat and steep fits as well as bearing area and intra-palpebral fit, over-refraction as well as lacrimal lens calculations and correlations. Patient selection and adaptation will also be discussed.

Textbook

1. Contact Lens Practice 1st Edition, Ruben M. and Guillon M., 1994.

2. Manual of Contact Lens Prescribing and Fitting, Hom, MM,(Published by Butter-worth-Heinemann, 1997).

3. Contact Lenses 3rd  Edition, Vol. I and II, Stone J. and Philips A.J., 1992.

Pre-Requisite

OPTO 354

  

Syllabus

TOPICS to be  COVERED

Lecture#

Lens parameters Diameter + Power + BC (Review)

1

Cleaning CL & storage + Review of the lens parameters+ Ocular measurement + tear tests

2

How  to select BC + Contact lenses fitting

3

MED TERM EXAM

4

Contact lenses fitting , evaluation & correction 1

5

Contact lenses fitting , evaluation & correction2

6

Contact lenses fitting , evaluation & correction 3

7

How  to select  & Fitting a patient

8

FINAL EXAM

9

 

 
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