gas permeable contact lens

gas permeable contact lens

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OPHTHALMIC MATERIALS company Contamac has agreed a multi-year licence with the Brien Holden Vision Institute to commercialise and distribute customised silicone hydrogel and gas permeable contact lens products.
On March 1, the topic will be 'Basic gas permeable contact lens fittings' led by Shelly Bansel and Keith Tempany for those keen to fit rigid gas permeables, but lacking in confidence.
The ClearKone lens utilizes revolutionary hybrid technology to give patients with irregular corneas the excellent visual clarity of a rigid gas permeable contact lens and the all-day comfort and convenience of a soft lens.
The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the use of the new Bausch & Lomb Boston([R]) XO2 gas permeable contact lens material for daily wear in patients with ametropia and certain irregular corneal conditions.
The new Boston XO2 gas permeable contact lens material provides the excellent wetting characteristics, deposit resistance, stability and visual acuity of a lower Dk GP material while providing substantially more transmissibility.