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November 2012
Review of Optometry;11/15/2012 Review of Cornea & Contact Lenses, p4
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The article offers news briefs related to contact lenses as of November 2012 on topics including symposium on lens specialty, gas-permeable contact lens, and a lens adjustment program for optometrists.


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