Eye Essentials: Rigid Gas-Permeable Lens Fitting - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780750688901, 9780702034954

Eye Essentials: Rigid Gas-Permeable Lens Fitting

1st Edition

Authors: Andrew Franklin Ngaire Franklin
eBook ISBN: 9780702034954
Paperback ISBN: 9780750688901
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 31st October 2006
Page Count: 212
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Table of Contents

Initial consultation

Rigid lens materials

Measurements and initial lens selection

Handling and assessing RGP lenses

RGP lenses for astigmatism

RGP contact lenses in presbyopia

Keratoconus

Better sight without glasses: extended wear orthokeratology and fitting after refractive surgery

Collection and lens care

Aftercare

Complications and management


Description

EYE ESSENTIALS is a series of user-friendly, rapid-reference books designed to address the core skills required by the eye care practitioner in modern optical practice. Each full colour title is authored by experts in the subject area. The common format of each volume makes for exceptional ease of reference. The titles emphasizes the practical, rather than theoretical, elements of optometry and optics. Addressing classical concepts and new developments in the optical industry, EYE ESSENTIALS is a comprehensive series that the eye care practitioner will find invaluable in routine or specialized practice.

Key Features

  • Practical advice from experts in the field
  • Highly designed, modern with tables and synoptic text
  • White-coat-pocket book
  • Pulls the information together in one place very concisely
  • Well illustrated in full colour throughout

Details

No. of pages:
212
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Butterworth-Heinemann 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
eBook ISBN:
9780702034954
Paperback ISBN:
9780750688901

About the Authors

Andrew Franklin Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professional Programme Tutor, Boots Opticians Examiner, College of Optometrists, UK; Optometrist in private practice, Gloucestershire, UK

Ngaire Franklin Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Examiner, College of Optometrists; Optometrist in Private Practice, Herefordshire UK