Issue 31

Extended wear

Contemporary interest in overnight lens wear has widened to include myopia control and orthokeratology in addition to more conventional extended wear correction of refractive error. In this edition of Contact Lens Update, Robin Chalmers revisits the safety profile of overnight wear, Kate Gifford reviews the ROMIO study’s results of orthokeratology designed for myopia control, and we offer some figures on the rising popularity of orthokeratology in the Netherlands. Download our guide designed to help you talk to patients about extended wear!