contact lens

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Synonyms for contact lens

a thin curved glass or plastic lens designed to fit over the cornea in order to correct vision or to deliver medication


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Statistics provided by the ministry show that in the first 11 months of 2017, Taiwan's contact lens manufacturers saw exports of US$331.
Why do you enjoy working as a contact lens practitioner?
The antibacterial properties of these contact lens solutions have been studied, but the duration of contact time between the contact lens and the solution has not been determined.
Although most contact lens wearers receive the benefits of vision correction, contact lenses can pose an infection risk, especially if they are not worn and cared for properly.
To avoid contact lens-related health problems, CDC recommends not sleeping in contact lenses without first consulting an eye doctor, not topping off or adding new contact lens solution to old solution sitting in a lens case and replacing contact lenses as often as recommended by an eye doctor.
The smart contact lens consists of a camera, an antenna, and sensors that can detect the users' movements and connect with the external device to process data to a gadget, according to The Guardian.
Good vision contributes to overall well-being and independence for people of all ages, so it's important not to cut corners on healthy contact lens wear and care," advises Jennifer Cope, CDC medical epidemiologist.
Value sales of contact lens are expected to post a CAGR of 2% (at constant 2014 prices) over the forecast period.
According to medical instructions, contact lens users must not wear expired lens and must dispose of them once they are expired.
And that's why contact lens wearers are now working with professional eye care experts to help discover a brand that fits their unique requirements with seamless precision.
Acuvue, a leading brand of corrective soft contact lenses, is launching a new advertising campaign to answer questions about contact lens and reassure people that they are healthy and comfortable.
Ocular comfort and symptoms in symptomatic contact lens wearers can be perceptibly improved by switching to an alternative contact lens-lens care product combination," write Daniel Tilia, BOptom (Hons), MOptom, of Brien Holden Vision Institute, Sydney, and colleagues.
Contact lens wearers increase the risk of contracting AK if they:
Taipei, June 25, 2010 (CENS) -- Hydron, a contact lens brand of Ginko International Co.
As the contact lens marketplace matured and demand for shorter-term, disposable lenses increased, more effective ways of caring for contact lenses, including multipurpose solutions, were gradually introduced.