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- Cooper Vision recall expanded, management credibility hit. PEDERSEN, AMANDA // Medical Device Daily;11/17/2011, Vol. 15 Issue 221, p1
This article reports on the move of CooperVision to expand the recall of its Avaira contact lenses in 2011. CooperVision has decided to include some contact lenses from its Avaira Sphere line. The company made the move in response to findings that silicone oil on the lenses can cause hazy...
- Nighttime Isn't the Right Time To Replace Extended Wear Lenses. // Review of Optometry;1/15/2013, Vol. 150 Issue 1, p8
The article presents information on a study published in the journal "Optometry and Vision Science" which suggests eye patients to replace their 30-day extended-wear/continuous-wear (EW/CW) contact lenses in the morning rather than at bedtime in order to reduce the risk for ocular adverse events.
- Eye emergencies. Follock, Deborah // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);6/20/1981, Vol. 282 Issue 6281, p2015
Focuses on the management of eye emergencies. Details on the equipment used; Treatment for the injuries and burns in the eye; Cause of the loss of vision in a white eye.
- Temporary Blindness Due to Sodium Nitroprusside Overdosage in a Postoperative Patient: an Unusual Adverse Effect. Rana Olgunturk, F.; Yener, Ali; Sedef Tunaoglu, F.; Gokgoz, Levent; Aslamaci, Sait // Clinical Pediatrics;Jun1992, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p380
This article presents a case report on temporary blindness due to sodium nitroprusside overdosage in a postoperative patient. A 4-year-old girl was admitted to Gazi University hospital with the complaint of hypertension. Her physical, echocardiographic, and angiographic examinations confirmed...
- Why Today's Designs Are Easier to Fit. Bennett, Edward S.; Hansen, David; Baker, Richard // Review of Optometry;1/15/2003, Vol. 140 Issue 1, p43
Focuses on the anatomical and optical consideration for fitting presbyopes with gas permeable multifocal contact lenses in the U.S. Improvement in the quality of life of presbyopes; Preference of practitioners in the use of bifocal contact lenses over monovision; Provision of better optical...
- Color-Deficient Patients See Red? Shovlin, Joseph P. // Review of Optometry;4/15/2002, Vol. 139 Issue 4, p91
Presents a question and answer advisory on the use of contact lenses for color-deficient people. Recommendation of tinted contact lenses; Effect of colored lenses on patient color distinction; Treatment for red-green color deficiencies.
- PREHYPERTENSION AND THE EMPEROR'S NEW INVISIBLE SUIT. // Health & Stress;2003, Issue 7, p1
Focuses on the disease category called prehypertension. Sodium restriction; White coat hypertension; Angiotension converting enzyme inhibitor; Suggestions on how to prevent prehypertension.
- Is JNC-7 Dï¿½jï¿½ Vu All Over Again? // Health & Stress;2003, Issue 7, p7
Comments on the documentation and promulgation of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation and Treatment of High Blood Pressure (JNC-7) guidelines in the U.S. Requirement for all Federal rules, including guidelines that affect the public, to be written and promulgated...
- Summary of the sixth report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation,... Kolasa, Kathryn M. // Journal of Nutrition Education;Mar/Apr98, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p114
Presents a summary of the sixth report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure (JNC VI). Prevention and treatment of high blood pressure; Updated treatment strategies for high blood pressure; Role of specific nutrients and diet...