TITLE

Contacts that help your eyes breathe more easily

AUTHOR(S)
Anderson, Ian
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
New Scientist;3/8/97, Vol. 153 Issue 2072, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the development of contact lenses that let the eyes take in more oxygen. Allowing of prolonged use of the lenses of up to one month; Types of contact lenses; Vulnerability of the eyes to infection due to the lack of oxygen; Clinical trial of the lens; Need to prevent adhesion by bacteria.
ACCESSION #
9709045958

 

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