Key Features

  • Features practical and comprehensive information on Orthokeratology that isn't available in other resources
  • Provides an international approach to the subject
  • Thoroughly evaluates all of the available literature and evidence
  • Offers sensible guidelines for practice for anyone thinking of using OrthoK lenses
  • Designed for those who wish to update their knowledge concerning Orthokeratology and who want a thorough, balanced view of the procedure
  • Written by international experts in the field

Table of Contents

Introduction and history of orthokeratology
Corneal topography
Reverse geometry lens designs
Overnight and extended wear RGP lenses
Patient selection and preliminary examination
Trial lens fitting
Corneal and refractive changes
Computerised modelling of outcomes and lens fitting in orthokeratology
Aftercare
Problem solving
Force modelling

Details

No. of pages:
320
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2004
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
Electronic ISBN:
9780702038143
Print ISBN:
9780750640077

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