Contact Lenses II
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.
No. of Credits: 1 theory & 1 practical
Pre- Requisites: 354 OPTO
Level : 7