The Signs Point to a Change
Debra Bennett has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. The content and format of this course is presented without commercial bias and does not claim superiority of any commercial product or service.
The assessment, prevention and management of problems related to soft contact lens wear are critical areas of patient care. It is significant that many of these problems can be alleviated by changing to a different contact lens material, a different lens design, an altered wearing schedule, or a combination of any of these changes. This course outlines some of the more commonly encountered problems and causes, and then offers suggestions for changes to remedy the problems.
- Assess patient problems related to the wear of soft contact lenses
- Apply appropriate recommendations and changes when problems arise
- Identify several common problems associated with contact lens use