Effects of the rigid gas permeable contact lense use on tear and ocular surface among keratoconus patients

Elgin C. Y. , Iskeleli G., Aydin O.

CONTACT LENS & ANTERIOR EYE, vol.41, no.3, pp.273-276, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.clae.2017.12.013
  • Title of Journal : CONTACT LENS & ANTERIOR EYE
  • Page Numbers: pp.273-276


Purpose: To investigate changes in tear and ocular surface of patients with keratoconus using rigid gas permeable contact lenses (RGPCL) and compare them against keratoconus patients who were not using lenses as well as a control group of healthy subjects.